Tag: Pasta

Spicy One-Pot Sausage & Spinach Pasta (with Video)

Spicy One-Pot Sausage & Spinach Pasta (with Video)

A quick and easy, one-pot pasta meal perfect for weeknight dinners and workweek lunches in under 30 minutes!

Mommy’s Lightened-Up Lasagna

Mommy’s Lightened-Up Lasagna

A lightened-up lasagna that tastes just like the one mom used to make–but with good-for-you, grown up ingredients

Valentine’s Day Date Night In

Valentine’s Day Date Night In

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #StayInWithPasta #CollectiveBias The Setup Valentine’s Day is on a Tuesday this year and, while many of us will celebrate the weekend prior or maybe even the following weekend, […]

Pesto Parmesan Meatballs

Pesto Parmesan Meatballs

Coming back to work after the holiday hiatus has been a little harsh. Because I am starting completely new projects at work this month, it reminded me of those winter breaks back in college when your routine is turned upside down (read: sleeping til whenever) and […]

Girls’ Night In – Founders’ Day Edition

Girls’ Night In – Founders’ Day Edition

This post is inspired by the upcoming 109th Founders’ Day of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, which is the oldest historically black sorority, founded by a group of visionary women on January 15, 1908 at Howard University. With sisterhood and all things magical in mind, […]

What to Bring to the Table: Thanksgiving Sides Roundup

What to Bring to the Table: Thanksgiving Sides Roundup

Are you in need of a contribution for Thanksgiving dinner with bae’s family? Maybe you’re hosting this year? Or maybe, you’re taking something to the office potluck? Whatever your current situation, I’ve got you covered with this little roundup of side dishes! All are easy to make, […]

Easiest-Ever Pasta Sauce

Easiest-Ever Pasta Sauce

I mentioned my semi-homemade streak last year in this post and am slightly embarrassed to say that it continued whenever I made something involving marinara-like sauce. My go-to was a store brand to which I would add my own spices because whenever I consulted my […]

Deluxe Mac & Cheese

Deluxe Mac & Cheese

Are y’all tired of cheese-related posts yet? If so (which I don’t understand), don’t fret. This is the last one…for a while. 🙂 This deluxe mac & cheese incorporates a bit of the French mimolette cheese I was introduced to at the Cheeses of Europe […]

Baked Spaghetti and Meatballs with Goat Cheese

Baked Spaghetti and Meatballs with Goat Cheese

As a child, I furrowed my brow at the mention of goat cheese. I didn’t know any better. I am glad to say that I have since seen the light. Nowadays, I like it on anything from a burger to the dish we are about […]

Easy Pasta Bowls

Easy Pasta Bowls

I’m currently walking a tightrope while juggling and balancing a ball on my head. Well…that’s what it feels like trying to help my father eat “healthier” anyway. My dad is a Nigerian man in his mid-50s who accuses me of trying to kill him whenever […]