Pasta alla Vodka with Bacon

Pasta alla Vodka with Bacon

Vodka sauce is one of those sauces that might sound complicated but really is quite easy to make. Traditionally, this dish is made with prosciutto but I like to make it with pancetta or bacon. The recipe I am sharing with you today is made with bacon. As with all my...
Pasta and Ceci (chickpeas)

Pasta and Ceci (chickpeas)

It’s been a bit rainy and cool these past few days here in my town .  I figured there really is no better day to kick off this fall weather than by sharing my version of Pasta and Ceci.  What’s a ceci you might ask? A ceci, pronounced...
Cold Pasta Salad with Pesto

Cold Pasta Salad with Pesto

Here’s a pesto pasta recipe to use as an alternative to salads smothered in heavy dressings at your next BBQ this summer.  I know some of those store bought brands are probably easier and maybe even taste great,but w hen you make your own sauces and dips,...