It’s Been A While!

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

in family, friends, pasta, pescetarian summer, photography, random, travel

Oh hey there! It’s been a while…over a month actually. I’ve had an interesting summer, to say the least. My pescetarian summer challenge? Went well, I ate more veggies and sushi, and had no shame about eating a tuna sandwich for dinner. Camp was truly exhausting, my girls really kept me on my toes! As […]


Smoky BBQ Chicken Pasta Salad

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on May 21, 2013

in chicken/turkey, pasta, simple recipe

The time has come in the school year when there are a whopping three things on everyone’s minds: How many days are left in the school year (11, not that I’m counting) OMG ITS SO HOT IN HERE!!! There are only ___ days left in the school year. In relation to the 2nd thing on […]


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 […]


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 […]


Jalapeño Popper Pasta

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

in simple recipe

Food story time: In the relatively early days of Adam and my relationship, we ordered a lot of take out. I would cook for us occasionally, but in those days, staying up super-late eating delivery Italian food was so much better. Sometimes we’d get a pizza, and sometimes I’d order an Italian beef sandwich (with […]