Recipes > Italian

Classic Homemade Lasagna (gluten-free, whole wheat options)

This homemade lasagna has homemade red wine sauce, a super creamy cheese filling and can be made with gluten-free, whole wheat or regular noodles. I’m…

Continue reading » 8 Comments


Easy Homemade Ricotta Cheese

If you’re thinking that homemade ricotta cheese is too complicated or time-consuming to make, I swear – it’s not! You don’t need any special equipment…

Continue reading » 25 Comments


Lemon Pesto Pasta (gluten-free, 100% whole grain options)

Quick and easy, this lemon pesto pasta is perfect for a busy week night. Can be made gluten-free or 100% whole grain, if desired. I…

Continue reading » 10 Comments


Healthier Fettuccine Alfredo (gluten-free, whole grain options)

This healthier fettuccine alfredo skips on the cream but not on the taste! Creamy and cheesy with a little lemon zest tossed in. There’s something…

Continue reading » 14 Comments

Browned Butter and Sage Lemon Gnocchi (gluten-free, whole grain options)

This 5 ingredient browned butter and sage lemon gnocchi couldn’t be any easier! A perfect main or side dish. I know, I know. Another savory…

Continue reading » 50 Comments

Gnocchi with Lighter Tomato Cream Sauce (gluten-free option)

This gnocchi with lighter tomato cream sauce only takes about 10 minutes to prepare and is so simple, quick and delicious. I’ll get back to…

Continue reading » 67 Comments

Lemon Garlic Spaghetti (whole grain, gluten-free options)

This healthy lemon garlic spaghetti is super quick and easy to put together! The perfect busy weeknight dish. Happy 2013 everyone! Does anyone feel like…

Continue reading » 58 Comments

Caprese Ravioli (100% whole grain, gluten-free option)

These caprese ravioli can be made whole grain, gluten-free or with regular pasta! Great as an appetizer or a main dish. This recipe can either…

Continue reading » 23 Comments

Homemade Basil Pesto

This homemade basil pesto is super easy to make and is loads better than store bought! I’m bummed. I wanted to post some whole wheat…

Continue reading » 20 Comments