Italian Sausage Spaghetti

I have really been slowing down in these last days of pregnancy. I am cooking fast, easy meals that do not require much thought, energy, and time. My computer is also broken, so I am using my husband’s computer when he is not working. I am hoping my computer can be fixed! On the mommy [...]

Vegetable Pesto Penne

Today is a beautiful spring day in North Carolina. My little boy spent most of the day begging to go outside. I have been spring cleaning all day in preparation for the new baby. Jude thought this was a terrible idea and did his best to thwart my cleaning efforts. I made an extremely easy [...]


So laugh if you must! I am posting a lasagna today! Yet another fattening Italian dish for this gluten free mommy. I take a lot more pride in my lasagna recipe than I did in my pre- gluten-free days. Thanks to Tinkyada pasta and a homemade sauce, my lasagna is better than ever. I make [...]

Baked Eggplant Parmesan

My favorite food growing up was Eggplant Parmesan. It was definitely a priority to make a gluten-free version. When I adapted this timeless Italian classic to be gluten-free, I baked the eggplant because it meant less mess and less calories. BAKED EGGPLANT PARMESAN 2 large eggplants, peeled and cut in 1/2 inch rounds Visit this [...]

Baked Ziti Penne with Meatballs

I have been nesting all day. My husband caught me cleaning the baseboards in the kitchen at lunch on my hands and knees. After I finished, I decided that I had enough energy to try my hand at gluten-free meatballs. Yum! I decided that baked ziti with meatballs sounded delicious, but I could only find [...]