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Cream Cheese Gets Saucy!

Ever meet someone who didn’t like cream cheese sauce? Me neither. (If you do, run away! Life is too short for that kind of negativity.) Sauces made with cream cheese are luscious. Velvety. Versatile. And if you’re a cooking newbie, you couldn’t ask for an easier starter sauce. Adding just a couple ingredients to the cream cheese base, from tomato sauce to chipotle peppers, can create an entirely different, ridiculously delicious new flavor—perfect for coating pasta or drizzling over seafood. Here are a few ideas to get you started. Continue reading

Hack: Make Alfredo Pasta Like Your Favorite Italian Restaurant’s

Some might call it a “light bulb moment.” It’s the exact time when you discover some fundamental truth. For me, that moment came last week while I was sitting in my neighborhood Italian restaurant, waiting for the waiter to arrive with my order of Fettucine Alfredo. “Why do I keep doing this?” I thought. Sure, at the end of a long day, the last thing I want is to stand in front of a hot stove for an hour. When I really stopped to think about it, though, the process of dining out isn’t convenient. In fact, it’s just the opposite. Continue reading

Perfect Salad for Easter Lunch

Deb Thompson – Just Short of Crazy


Pasta salad is always one of my favorite dishes to serve at Sunday brunch, take to potlucks, or make for family meals. I love how easy and versatile it is to make. I often just check the pantry and fridge to see what goodness is inside and toss together a pasta salad based on what I can find. This time around I found carrots, peas and onions and knew it was the perfect combination for a spring pasta salad to serve at our Easter table. Continue reading