Mac and cheese goes green with this spinach and basil pesto from cookbook author Maria Lichty of Two Peas and Their Pod. Havarti adds a silky, creamy touch to this comfort food classic. Continue reading “Maria Lichty’s Pesto Havarti Mac and Cheese” »

Category: Recipes | Date: September 17th, 2019

Yes, you really can make your own pantry basics! from Easy No-Soak Beans in the pressure cooker to DIY Tomato Sauce, we’ve got you covered. Continue reading “16 Pantry Basics You Can Make At Home” »

Category: Recipes | Date: September 17th, 2019

Way better than casserole made with canned soup! This from-scratch version of chicken and rice casserole bakes with mushrooms, garlic, cream, and herbs. So worth it! Continue reading “Chicken and Rice Casserole” »

Category: Recipes | Date: September 16th, 2019

These Cacio e Pepe Fried Chicken Wings are made with freshly grated Parmesan cheese and LOTS of pepper. Eat ’em on their own or with your favorite dipping sauce! Continue reading “Cacio e Pepe Chicken Wings” »

Category: Recipes | Date: September 16th, 2019

Potato Leek Soup is a classic! Nothing’s better than a bowl of hearty potato soup on a chilly day. And it’s easy, too! No cream needed, just purée the soup to make it thick and creamy. Continue reading “Potato Leek Soup” »

Category: Recipes | Date: September 15th, 2019

Creamy tomato soup is elevated by adding cheese-filled tortellini, Italian sausage, and fresh spinach. A touch of cream and a handful of fresh basil make this easy weeknight meal a fan favorite! Continue reading “Creamy Tomato Tortellini Soup with Italian Sausage” »

Category: Recipes | Date: September 15th, 2019

These Amish-Style Soft Pretzels are coated in buttery goodness, are easy to make, and will be gone in a flash. From the cookbook Tasting Pennsylvania by our associate editor Carrie Havranek! Continue reading “Carrie Havranek’s Amish-Style Soft Pretzels” »

Category: Recipes | Date: September 14th, 2019

This week’s meal plan has a little something for everyone! Moo Goo Gai Pan kicks off Monday, while turkey sausage-stuffed zucchini gets you through midweek. Not to be outdone, bourbon BBQ meatloaf and skillet chicken help ease you into the weekend. Continue reading “Simply Recipes 2019 Meal Plan: September Week 3” »

Category: Recipes | Date: September 14th, 2019

Have you ever had an Aviation cocktail? Made with gin, maraschino liqueur, and crème de violette (the secret to the gorgeous lavender color!), this once-retro cocktail is back for good. Continue reading “Aviation Cocktail” »

Category: Recipes | Date: September 13th, 2019

Here’s our roundup of all good things, good advice, good feelings. It’s the happy hour of blog posts! Up this week: The Team is dishing all about foods they’d want if stranded on a desert island! Continue reading “The Friday Buzz: Desert Island Foods Edition” »

Category: Recipes | Date: September 13th, 2019