Pasta Side Recipes


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...

5 Cheese Macaroni

By jenifer carnegie
Whether it is a summer picnic or Christmas dinner, all year around, my family asks me...

Pasta Slaw

By Shelene Wilhelm
We came up with this recipe after eating pasta slaw at Nordy's BBQ. Neither my husband...

Deli Mac Salad

By Helene Mulvihill
This is a family recipe from my husband's family. They owned a deli in NJ many...

Fettuccine Alfredo

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

Baked Mac and Cheese for One

By Sue Lally
Cooking for one can be a challenge. No matter how much I like something, I don't...

Light and Delicious Spaghetti Squash

By Julia McGinnis
Last year I was introduced to spaghetti squash, and I was amazed by its versatility! ...

Creole Mac & Cheese

By Leah Stacey
I love mac and cheese! This is my most favorite recipe. I love the spice in...

Bacon & Tomato Pasta Salad

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

CAVATINI

By Eddie Jordan
There are so many wonderful casserole's but Cavatini is one of my favorites.

8 Cheese Baked Macaroni

By Jane Kear
When we were growing up, Mama used to make the best homemade macaroni and cheese I...

Shrimp Pasta Salad - Waco Style

By Michelle Waco
This is my spin on my Mom's famous shrimp salad - adapted for my DH's tastes...

Goulash In A Crockpot

By Donna Woodford
I always make my goulash a little different so this time I used a crockpot that...

Millie's Holy Guacamole Pasta Salad

By Millie P. York
I do a lot of cooking for the hospitality team at my church and I was...

Bacon Mushroom Noodle Casserole

By Jessica Silva
I am always in the mood for some comfort food. And for me, that includes a...

Sweetie Pie's Mac & Cheese

By linda hennessey
This local restaurant serves up great soul food and southern style cooking. Given the ingredients in...

Spaghetti Alla Carbonara

By Marcia McCance
The first time I tasted this was at the gathering for my father's funeral. Our Italian...

South of the Border Mac and Cheese

By Debbie Reid
This is a different, yummy variation on a favorite classic!

Colorful Party Pasta Salad

By Megan Todd
This recipe is a family favorite that is requested for EVERY bonfire, birthday party, holiday get-together,...

Catie's Island Tuna Salad

By Catie B
I found this recipe many years ago and adapted it. During the years I made this,...

Macaroni and Cheese with a Twist

By Grace Pulley
My youngest son and I have been enjoying preparing foods this week we don't often get...

Asian Vegetable Pasta Salad

By Linda Dalton
This is a variation of a recipe I created a number of years ago that gave...

Butternut Squash Risotto

By Susan McGreevy
I love Risotto and I am always looking for recipes. It has such creaminess without...

Baked Macaroni and Cheese

By stephanie sorbie
My mom's boyfriend used to have baked mac and cheese as a boy. His mom would...
8 From-Scratch Tomato Sauce Recipes

8 From-Scratch Tomato Sauce Recipes


While we’re all for jarred Italian sauce, making tomato sauce from scratch is quite simple. Spending Sunday letting sauce simmer on the stove will turn a basic pasta dinner into a restaurant-quality meal. If you’re looking to up your next pasta night, give one of these 8 from-scratch tomato sauce recipes a try. Add a […]

Flavor-Packed Chicken Dinners

Flavor-Packed Chicken Dinners


Say goodbye to basic chicken dinners and hello to flavor-packed ones. I always have chicken stashed in the freezer ready to thaw. With its neutral flavor, based on ingredients I have handy I can create a dish that satisfies my taste buds. “My husband loves spicy Asian dishes, so it wasn’t a surprise when a […]

15 Recipes for Balsamic Lovers

15 Recipes for Balsamic Lovers


Balsamic vinegar doesn’t get the love and respect it deserves. Pairing perfectly with meats, fruits, veggies, or pasta, you can’t go wrong by adding balsamic vinegar to your meal. No matter if you choose to glaze, grill, drizzle, or douse, balsamic is there to boost your favorite recipe. With this in mind, let’s see how […]