30+ Perfect Pasta Recipes

Chicken and Spinach Stuffed Shells 1

I’m always on the hunt for great ideas for dinners; it’s not like my family is going to happily skip a meal, right? I know that pasta dishes are almost always instant hits with even the most finicky of my eaters, so I thought I’d take a moment to round up 35+ perfect pasta recipes…

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Easy Cheesy Lasagna Recipe

Easy Cheesy Lasagna 2

One of my favorite meals that my mom ever made growing up was lasagna. There was nothing better! I’ve got a soft spot in my heart for lots of cheese and pasta, so it really was a match made in foodie heaven. While I’ve tweaked her original recipe quite a bit over the years, it’s…

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Homemade Apple Cinnamon Rolls

Homemade Cinnamon Rolls 2

These yummy Homemade Apple Cinnamon Rolls originally appeared as a recipe on this blog three years ago and while the deliciousness of this breakfast treat hasn’t waned in the slightest over that stretch of time, it was time for a photography update to make these look as amazing as they taste. Let me tell you…

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Baked Chicken Taquitos

Baked Chicken Taquitos 1

It occurred to me as I was preparing dinner a few nights back that I still haven’t shared one of our family’s tried-and-true favorite dinner recipes. These Baked Chicken Taquitos are loosely based on Chef-In-Training’s Baked Creamy Chicken Taquitos, but since Reagan’s lactose-sensitive tummy doesn’t react well to cream cheese and The Husband isn’t a…

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Homemade Drumsticks

Homemade Drumsticks 1

This is a recipe that I put together a few years back that I haven’t been able to stop thinking about recently. We’ve hit the really hot season in Phoenix and any extra ways I can think to cool off are more than welcome in these parts. Enjoy! — Ice cream is hands-down one of…

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Peanut Butter Ice Cream Layer Cake

Peanut Butter Ice Cream Layer Cake 1

When it seems to be 500 degrees outside (thank you Phoenix summers), it’s really really hard to want to do anything that requires using my oven. Unfortunately, my family has a sweet tooth so I’m always trying to come up with new ways to create a dessert that is of the no-bake variety. I made…

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Cran Apple Crumble Bars

Cran Apple Crumble Bars at Sweet Rose Studio

While I’m a chocolate loving girl at heart, sometimes warmer weather calls for a lighter treat that doesn’t feel so heavy. I’ve been making these Cran Apple Crumble Bars for years and now its time to share the secrets with you! One of the best wedding gifts I received was from my Mother-In-Law: the Better…

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