Category Archives: pasta

Stuffed Shells, New Beginnings, and a Tablefull of Happy Kids

Stuffed Shells, New Beginnings, and a Tablefull of Happy Kids

ShareTweet I’m a big believer in the energy of new beginnings, but these last few weeks, as back to school neared, I was having serious trouble mustering up enthusiasm for dinner. Blah. Blah. Blah. I just couldn’t muster up the energy to make the same old dinners, all over again. So, I did the unthinkable:Continue Reading

Spaghetti Carbonara with the Momofuku Egg

Spaghetti Carbonara with the Momofuku Egg

ShareTweet Spaghetti Carbonara is pasta’s in your face answer to breakfast for dinner. Spaghetti harnesses the power of an egg and creates something magical. And when that egg is cooked Momofuku style, the magic is kicked up to an unforgettable level. Bacon, pasta, parmesan and eggs come together magically to create a creamy, lick theContinue Reading

Clams Casino Summer Pasta

Clams Casino Summer Pasta

ShareTweet One of my favorite aspects of summer, other than the lazy days spent at the pool, is how easy it is to throw together a great summer pasta dinner. Produce is so fresh and tasty that there’s little that needs to be done to create a dinner that will have everyone asking for seconds.Continue Reading

>Jazzing Up School Lunches with Orzo

ShareTweet >How much do you experiment with your kids’ school lunches? We’re pretty adventurous at the dinner table in our house, pushing the envelope with honey duck and Cornish game hens, but if you took a peek in my kids’ lunchboxes, day after day, you’d get pretty bored.