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Chickpea Pasta Salad

Chickpea Pasta Salad

This light and tasty Chickpea Pasta Salad combines chickpeas, pasta, green peppers, cucumbers, tomatoes and onions, it makes a great side dish to any meal! Now that Spring is here and the weather has started to turn for warmer temperatures I thought it was the perfect time to share a nice pasta salad you can […]

Cheesy Pasta Bake

This Cheesy Pasta Bake has everything in it that you want in a dinner. A little bit of meat, pasta and a whole lot of cheese! Perfect for weeknight dinners! We eat a lot of pasta around our house. We used to eat it three to four times a week because let’s face it, pasta […]

Sausage Tomato Pasta

School time has started and busy schedules have set it. So fall weeknight meals, need to be quick, hearty and delicious! This Sausage Tomato Pasta fits right in! Fall is inching its way around the corner. School is in full swing. Extra curricular activities are monopolizing our time. So who has time to cook? I’m […]

Spin Dip Pasta

My head is on over drive for the blog.  Here’s the To-Do list: A handful of product review ops came to my inbox.  YAY!  So there will be some great new products I’m trying first hand to share with soon.  I’m really excited.  I said yes because they are products worth trying, not for goods/money. […]

Green Chile Shrimp Pasta

Have you ever walked through a store, seen a product, and had an “I wonder if that’s really any good” moment? I have, frequently.  I was walking through Safeway last month and saw these Kraft Recipe Makers boxes near the meat case.  There were 3 different flavors that all sounded good.  But what were they […]

Cajun Ranch Chicken Pasta

If you are reading this, you can thank my ability to schedule posts.  My laptop is almost constantly dying on me since the fan stopped working.  Boo. Our amazing friend Kyle is currently working on the computer so I can be back in full blogging mode.  ‘Cause he’s the best and all.  And he’s Mike’s […]

Cheesy Bacon and Chicken Pasta

I’m a stay-at-home mom.  I stayed home with Thing 1 for a year before returning to work.  Even then I was home with him during the day while Mike worked and then I would wait tables in the evening.  After Thing 2 came along, I stayed home again.  And here I’ve been.  Raising our kids, not […]

Roasted Shrimp with Lemon Pasta

I can’t believe it!!  Mike’s car will be up and running soon.  Yesterday the boys started on the final engine rebuild steps and will hopefully have the engine in and the 55 roaring by the weekend.  What’s the big deal you say?  First, let’s start with the car. 1955 Chevrolet – 210 Del Ray You know […]

Sun-Dried Tomato & Balsamic Shrimp Pasta

This is another one of the delectable recipes from Christmas Eve this past year at my dad’s house.  My sister Lisa made this pasta and I haven’t been able to get it out of my mind.  I kept stealing bites from the bowl while it sat on the counter waiting to be put away.  I […]

Chipotle Roasted Corn Pasta Salad {Thing 2 is TWO!}

Today my littlest man Eddie is turning two.  Has it really been two years?  Let’s check. Yep.  He’s big now.  *sigh*  At least he’s mine.  Otto is such a clone, it’s nice to know one of my boys won’t get me questioning looks when I pick them up from school in a couple years.  Did […]

20+ of the Best Back to School Dinner Ideas

20+ of the Best Back to School Dinner Ideas | White Lights on Wednesday

Skillet Enchilada Bake Beef Stroganoff Ravioli Skillet Chicken Mozzarella Pasta Pepperoni Bubble Up Pizza One-Pot Southwest Macaroni Pizza Muffins Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup One Pot Spinach Artichoke Pasta Baked Chicken Street Tacos Smoky Tex Mex Sloppy Joes Triple Grilled Cheese Sloppy Joe Mac & Cheese 30 Minute 2 Ingredient BBQ Wings One Pot Spaghetti […]

Velveeta Hamburger Macaroni

This is the final chapter in my nostalgic Dad recipes.  You may remember Dad’s Potato Pancakes and my version of his Chocolate Banana Milkshakes.  For my new readers, here’s the deal.  I have three food memories of my dad growing up and I’m sharing them all with you because they make me happy.  The only […]

Knock Off Buca di Beppo Penne San Remo

Knock Off Buca di Beppo Penne San Remo | White Lights on Wednesday

I worked at Buca for 9 months. I got hired the week after my birthday. I trained for a week and a half. The next week I found out I was pregnant. So I put in 9 months and bailed to be mommy at home again. Buca introduced me to Eggplant Parmesan (SO GOOD!), Chicken […]

Philly Cheesesteak Macaroni & Cheese

Happy May everyone! This year is just flying by. So, a little confession. Not surprisingly, I’m a Food Network and Cooking Channel addict. I’ve been watching both for years. Unique Eats & Sweets, Secrets of a Restaurant Chef, Throwdown, the list goes on and on – culminating with my foodie crush Alton Brown. Then Food Network Magazine […]

25+ Recipes for Your Memorial Day Cookout

Planning a barbecue for Memorial Day weekend? Then we've got you covered with these 25+ Recipes for Your Memorial Day Cookout! You'll find everything from appetizers to desserts to keep your crowd happy and satisfied!

Planning a barbecue for Memorial Day weekend? Then we’ve got you covered with these 25+ Recipes for Your Memorial Day Cookout! You’ll find everything from appetizers to desserts to keep your crowd happy and satisfied! Jalapeno Bacon Burger – Dinners, Dishes, and Desserts Sweet Maple Barbecue Chicken Kebobs – A Dash of Sanity Creamy Pesto […]

Shrimp & Angel Hair with Corn, Feta and Tomatoes

Welcome to another edition of Pass The Cookbook Club!  This month I have the most amazing pasta for you.  Like seriously.  You may be looking at the title and thinking, “Pasta and corn, that’s crazy!”  And to you I say pish posh.  Grab your skillet and make this dish now!! So this month we’re cooking […]

Spaghetti alla Carbonara

Good morning everyone.  Today I’m sharing with you my very first contribution post for Carrie at My Favorite Finds.  I’ve been contributing for Carrie two months now and I love it.  Once a month I share a main dish recipe with her readers.  I’ve know Carrie what feels like forever.  She was one  of the […]

Three Cheese Ravioli

Today were going there loves.  I’ve been telling myself that I’m going to make homemade pasta for years.  I keep having a “That’s the recipe! I’m making one this week!”  And then it doesn’t happen.  I’m suck a slacker.  Heck, I even had Homemade Pasta on my Operation 2013 list, but never talked myself into […]

50 Meals Ready in 30 Minutes or Less

10 Minute Taco Salad from Ari’s Menu 20 Minute Skillet Chicken and Spinach Parmesan from Mom on Timeout 30-Minute Skillet Lasagna from Five Heart Home Bacon Cheddar Potato Soup from The Shabby Creek Cottage B.L.T. Pasta from Life Tastes Good Bacon Ranch Quinoa Chicken Salad from Cupcakes and Kale Chips Bang Bang Chicken and Quinoa from Flavor […]

Fried Tortellini with Roasted Garlic Tomato Sauce & Pesto Oil

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Barilla, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #JoytotheTable  http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO. There’s this dish at work I love.  It’s a little appetizer plate for happy hour, but it tastes fabulous.  When I got the chance to put a spin […]