Pad Thai Udon Lettuce Wraps

The Kid loves pasta. It doesn’t matter what kind of pasta and she’s happy with eating the noodles hot, cold or anywhere in between. I love Asian food, and I’m happy with eating any flavor or nationality Asian food. So when our worlds combine, you get udon noodle lettuce wraps. These turned out to be […]

Linguine with Sicilian Pesto

The other day I was asked for a pasta recipe that didn’t require a lot of time or cooking. I’m all for recipes that you can throw on the table fast and this one couldn’t be easier. You get the taste of tomatoes, garlic and parmesan from an Italian dish but you don’t have to […]

Fettuccine with Spinach Avocado Pesto

If you’re desperate to get dinner on the table fast, then one of the easiest go to strategies is pasta with pesto sauce. Actually anything with pesto sauce for that matter. Pesto is one of those condiments that you can use on the obvious choice of pasta, but also as a dip for veggies, a […]

Thai Shrimp Scampi

Pasta is one of those dishes that you assume you can’t eat while dieting, especially a dish like shrimp scampi that usually comes in a buttery, garlicky sauce that drips from your fork when you eat it. Ahhhhh, yum. Can’t you practically see and smell it in your mind right now? The key to reinventing these […]

Babaganoush Pasta

The Kid has been begging for pasta lately so I decided to have some fun with it and try out some different sauces instead of sticking to the traditional (and so expected) sauces. Babaganoush is a Mediterranean dip that is eggplant based and has a great flavor from the spices in it like cumin and […]