JJ’s Chicken Under the Sea Linguine Alfredo

There’s this little hole in the wall Italian restaurant near my house we love to go eat at. My favorite entree is their seafood linguine but I always ask for the alfredo sauce instead of the traditional white wine sauce. The muscles, calamari and shrimp with the creamy alfredo sauce is simply decedent! This recipe…

JJ’s Homemade Pesto

There’s a billion recipes for pesto and then there is always the store bought brands. I’ve never tried the store bought versions but I imagine for me, it’s like store bought hummus, I hate it! Pesto is so easy to make yourself so pull out your food processor and whip up a batch. Measurements don’t…

Comfort Food Pasta

I had some random ingredients leftover from other meals and came up with this yummy pasta dish. It’s got all the good stuff for a meal full of comfort. Random Ingredients: 1/2 box whole wheat penne pasta, 1 red bell pepper, 1 red onion, 3 spicy fully cooked sausage links, peperoni slices, 4 cloves garlic,…

Chicken and Shrimp Pasta

This is a light and fresh tasting pasta dish that’s full of flavor and simple to make, with out a lot of ingredients. Ingredients: 1/2 box whole wheat penne pasta 1 lb chicken tenders 1/2 lb large peeled shrimp 1 lemon (juice and zest) 1 green & red bell pepper 5 cloves garlic 1 shallot…

My First Blog!

I always gave my boyfriend such a hard time about blogs and all the crap people would write, but here I am Eating my words as usual doing what I said I’d never do! The key word here Eating! We love to do it in our household and I come from a long line of…