Mushroom, Green Pepper, Onion and Black Olive Pizza

I have not yet figured out the trick to homemade pizza dough. I have tried several and they are ok but none of them are excellent. If you don’t have time to make pizza dough the local grocery usually has some in the freezer section. I remove the dough from the freezer in the morning […]

Pesto Veggie Pizza

This pesto pizza is so good it takes a real effort to only eat one portion.

Five Cheese Small Shells

If I am cooking for a crowd that involves kids I find it easiest to make some sort of pasta with cheese. I like taking different vegetables and mixing them into a layered pasta dish.   Stove Top & Oven If you have zero ingredients then this recipe will cost about $22.23 as of April 2022. […]

Stuffed Peppers

I am not the largest fan of quinoa but found this recipe when I was working my through The Skinny Taste Cookbook and thought why not give it a try. With most recipes I cannot try them as they are. I think of a recipe as a starting place then I add or take things […]

Blushing Penne Pasta

I prefer to cook with wine versus broth. If you have never cooked with wine before make sure you use a bottle you enjoy drinking. The flavors from the wine will really transform the sauce. You can make this dish with either red or white wine. I prefer white wine for this sauce.  I have […]