Pasta Side Recipes


Bacon & Tomato Pasta Salad

By Marianne Gleason
Perfect for these hot summer nights! Goes together quickly and not too heavy! Serving...

Mi-Mi's Mac and Cheese Please

By Jean Goss
Sometimes box macaroni and cheese will just not satisfy the craving for homemade macaroni and cheese....

Jason's Drunken Beer & Bacon Mac and Cheese

By Jason Vincik
TIP: Got leftover mac and cheese in the fridge? Roll it into 2-inch balls;...

Macaroni and Cheese

By Marianne Gleason
This is my mother's Mac & Cheese recipe, she never wrote it down, just showed us...

Basil Infused Marinara with Penne Pasta

By Tonya Young
This is a recipe that has become a mainstay for our family because it is so...

Fettuccine Alfredo

By Megan Olson
This rich, creamy dish is one of my favorite comfort foods and it has gotten rave...

Ooey Gooey Mac and Cheese

By Samantha Jacobs
This baked mac and cheese is so creamy and delicious. It's great for a Crock Pot...

JD's Fried Macaroni and Cheese

By Kathy Schroeder
The first time I saw this, a friend who is a student at the University of...

Shrimp Pasta Salad

By Michelle Flory
My girls love this. I make it with left over steamed shrimp.

Drop Kluskies in Chicken Stock

By Lisa G. Sweet Pantry Gal
I have been making these since I was 11. With my great grandmother. Normally these are...

Southern Style Macaroni and Cheese

By Janet Crow
If you love the comfort of homemade mac and cheese, then you should try this recipe....

Maddy's Creamy Mushroom Orzo

By Maddy HELEINE
Orzo is a pasta that is lighter than standard shapes. It has a taste that...

Tomato Basil Pasta

By Maven Argyle
This is like a pasta version of a Caprese sandwich! Simple and so good.

FETTUCCINE PRIMAVERA

By Ellen Bales
This is one of those poor recipes that nobody wanted--I can't imagine why. It sounds so...

Vegetable & Cashew Chicken Pasta

By Barbara Kavorkian
This is a recipe that I make through the summer out of veggie I always have...

Spaghetti Squash Casserole

By Tonya Young
I'm always looking for a way to eat squash and this is a great one. It's...

Lena's Loaded Pierogi Casserole

By Dee Stillwell
I adopted this orphan recipe and made it my own. My friend, Lena, from Yugoslavia, brought...

Polish Noodle Casserole

By JANET JORDAN
this would be good on a cold day

Roasted Vegetables with Pasta

By Ina Cobh
This is my go-to picnic recipe. I love it!

Gluten Free Macaroni and Cheese

By Heather Stepniewski
This was wonderful. Rich and delicious. You don't even miss the wheat pasta.
15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes

15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes


The Mediterranean “diet” has been popular for years, but it’s really not a diet. More so, it’s a healthier eating lifestyle that limits processed foods. It gets its name because it includes foods from regions around the Mediterranean Sea, like Greece, Italy, and Spain. Vegetables, whole grains, legumes, fish, and healthy fats (such as olive […]

17 Sundae Topping Ideas

17 Sundae Topping Ideas


There’s nothing better than indulging in a frozen treat on those hot summer days, but it’s time to step up your ice cream game. These delicious sundae toppings will change how you scream for ice cream. From homemade strawberry sauce to skillet peaches to pretzel bites, your taste buds will jump for joy when you […]

Refreshing Summertime Evening Cocktails

Refreshing Summertime Evening Cocktails


What better way to relax at the end of the day than to make a refreshing cocktail and take a few moments to yourself? We all know summertime can be busy. We may not be able to do this every day, but at least once a week I try to. It helps me clear my […]