Penne alla Vodka

  I teased about this recipe for a while and here it finally is. I worked on this for a while, trying to take a very heavy Italian dish and lighten it a tad. The original recipe, by Pioneer Woman, has more cream and butter than any person should probably have in a month. I played around with reducing the fats and perfected it to the recipe you see below. One of my favorite restaurants serves … [Read more...]

Grilled Cheese Panzanella Salad

This salad bring me back to college days. I lived with the same roommate for 3 years. We rarely cooked because we were provided lunch and dinner at the sorority house and we would take extra food to last us through the weekend. If we ran out there was always pizza. Yeah, not the healthiest diet. One time in those three years we decided it would be fun to have a dinner party. We invited a few of … [Read more...]