Category Archives: ricotta

Sep 15

Eggplant Rollatini

Tired of eggplant recipes yet? I feel like it’s been the main ingredient in many of my dishes lately. Tis the season, I guess…but either way, they’re great to have, and even better when they’re healthy like this one. I … Continue reading

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Jun 19

Cappuccino Cake with Cannoli Filling

A delicious combination for coffee and cannoli lovers everywhere… Cappuccino Cake with Cannoli Filling filling and frosting recipes slightly adapted from Baked Explorations for the cappuccino cake: your favorite chocolate cake recipe (like this one) or box mix 1/2 cup … Continue reading

Posted in cake, chocolate, dessert, family, mascarpone, ricotta | 6 Comments
May 8

Ricotta and Lemon-Basil Pasta

How is everyone’s week going? Mine feels long. REALLY long. I’m not sure why…Whole30 is going well and physically I’m feeling good, but I’m tired! Can’t wait to see the results at the end of the month. Meanwhile, this post … Continue reading

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Jun 6

Rotini with Kale, Prosciutto & Ricotta

I feel like I haven’t been cooking much lately.  I don’t know if it’s because I’ve been busier at work, because I was sick for a while, or because it’s approaching summertime and we’re out more.  Whatever the case, it … Continue reading

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May 24

Pepperoni Calzones

Can you name your top 10 favorite foods off the top of your head?  It’s harder than you might think…at least it is for me. Go ahead, try it…matter of fact, I’d love to see it in the comments! I … Continue reading

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Apr 10

Cannoli Cheesecake

This is one of the best cheesecakes I’ve ever had – no lie. The only problem with this cake is that we didn’t bring home any leftovers 🙂  Oh, and I guess the fact that the crust didn’t go as … Continue reading

Posted in cake, chocolate, cream cheese, dessert, freezer friendly, Italian, make ahead, ricotta | 22 Comments
Nov 9

Guest posting today!

Hi everyone!  Head on over to Dainty Chef to see what I’ve got cooking today.  Here’s a hint: If you aren’t familiar with Krissy’s blog, now’s your chance to make it happen 🙂  She’s got some great recipes that I … Continue reading

Posted in cheese, chicken, freezer friendly, Italian, main dishes, make ahead, mozzarella, pasta, QuickAndEasy, ricotta | 2 Comments
Oct 12

Busy, busy, busy

When you’re running out of time, make pasta.  It’s as simple as that. And when you get tired of the usual pasta, make gnocchi. Gnocchi Florentine with Sausage 1 pound gnocchi 4 chicken sausage (or Italian, doesn’t matter…use your favorite), … Continue reading

Posted in chicken, Italian, main dishes, make ahead, mozzarella, pasta, QuickAndEasy, ricotta, spinach | 5 Comments
Aug 4

Using your bounty

WARNING – this is another of several zucchini recipes you’ll be seeing.  I’m one of “those” people who has been bombarded.  And I’m not complaining 🙂 These little treasures are perfect as an appetizer or side dish (especially with some … Continue reading

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May 23

Fun stuff

Ah, chicken.  I think I’ve mentioned once or twice how much I love it, haven’t I?  The possibilities are endless…especially when you’re looking for ways to use up ingredients that you have. In this case, I had some ricotta that … Continue reading

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