Italian

Creamy & Healthy Caprese Pasta

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on May 7, 2013

in Italian, simple recipe, vegetables, vegetarian

I’m a woman obsessed. No, seriously. It’s very rare when I make the same thing multiple times within a week, let alone within a few days. I’ve eaten this recipe four times in five days. I happened upon this healthy alfredo sauce recipe over at Pinch of Yum and since I have a thing for […]

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White Lasagne with Asparagus & Lemon

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on April 22, 2013

in Italian, vegetables, vegetarian

Ok, so it’s been raining here. Normally this time of year is one of warmer weather, buds on the trees, green grass, and the occasional rain shower. Not this year though. Oh no, Mother Nature is ticked off about something and it rained for four days straight and we got around 6″ of rain during […]

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Unstuffed Green Pepper Casserole

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on February 13, 2013

in beef, Italian, simple recipe

**Have you voted for my cupcake yet? It’s the last day!** I think I was 25 before I made my first stuffed pepper. I know I’d eaten them before that point, but for some reason, I’d never made them. That first time was a complete and utter failure. The rice wasn’t cooked, neither was the […]

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Lean Cuisine #CulinaryChic

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on January 24, 2013

in Italian

We all know that I can be a bit of a food snob in that I truly enjoy great meals. I relish the opportunity to visit great restaurants, sometimes spend far too much money on a meal out or ingredients for a meal in, and generally avoid convenience foods. However, with this whole watching what […]

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Creamy Spinach-Artichoke Baked Pasta

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on January 13, 2013

in Italian, simple recipe, vegetarian

I really don’t know when I had my first taste of spinach-artichoke dip. Does anyone really know? It’s been the go-to appetizer for restaurants for years, the typical hot appetizer for a party, and the perfect PMS food for us cheese lovers out there. The original recipes for spinach artichoke dip contain ingredients like mayonnaise, […]

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