Favorite Recipes of 2012

Happy New Year, Readers! I know it probably would’ve made more sense to make this list yesterday on New Year’s Eve….but oh well.  I didn’t really have time to do it yesterday,...

Calzone

Who doesn’t love a calzone?  I mean who says, “Yeah I don’t really care for cheese, herbs, and toppings of choice wrapped in warm bread.”  I’ll tell you who…NO ONE...

Cheesy Vegetable Soup

  Before I say anything, let me be clear about something:  I do not like vegetable soup.  My mom can attest to that fact.  Vegetable soup has always been a common dinner at my household during t...

Baked Ziti

The best thing about this meal is the ease of it.  This recipe is very simple and could easily be enhanced.  You could add onions, bell peppers, Italian spices, or anything you want!  Also, the origi...

Tortellini Soup

  I actually made this soup last December (the 19th to be exact).  That was before I had this blog and I was just posting my food pictures up on facebook.  The caption for the picture said, R...

Skillet Pasta Florentine

Since my recent posts have been rather meat-heavy (particularly with the king of all meats: bacon), I decided to post some vegetarian fare today.  Honestly, if you’re going to eat something tha...

Mexican Potato Bake

Ok now y’all know I’m not a vegetarian.  But dang, this is one meal that could convince me that I might not miss meat as much as I think I would.  Not that I’m considering giving up...

Ravioli Bake

Let me start off by saying I WISH that I had gotten a picture of this in the casserole dish.  It was so pretty.  The cheese just had that beautiful bubbly look and the sauce was perfectly distributed...

Easy Mini Pizzas

This may look like I had the foresight to create this tasty looking mini pizza.  But no.  This is a result of emptying out my pantry and fridge.  After cooking all the meals for the week, I had some ...

Tomato, Pesto, & Mozzarella Panini

In Auburn, Alabama, where I went to college, there’s a fantastic lil place called Bizilia’s Cafe.  They have some amazing paninis, wraps, coffee, muffininis, and more.  In case you are un...