Pasta

Who doesn’t love pasta? We eat a lot of it and most of the time we want it quick and easy. Many of these recipes can be made in well under 30 minutes.

Roasted Red Pepper Ricotta Pesto Pasta

Ricotta Pesto Pasta with Roasted Red Peppers 

Creamy, heavenly, scrumptious… 15 Minutes!! Roasted Red Pepper Pesto Ricotta Pasta is a lot of words to describe one of the most insanely easy, yet crazy tasty, pasta dishes I’ve ever made. Delicious, saucy pasta tossed in a homemade ricotta pesto that’s loaded with roasted red peppers and sun-dried tomatoes. […]

Ricotta Chocolate Crumble Cake

Ricotta & Chocolate Crumble Cake

AKA the best little snack cake you’ll ever have. Ricotta Chocolate Crumble Cake. Because is a cake even a cake without some sort of topping? Whether that topping is whipped fluffy frosting, a super sweet drizzle, a rich dark ganache, a crunchy coarse sugar crust, or in this case, a […]

Gochujang Pasta

Gochujang Pasta – With Vodka and Cream

The famous vodka pasta with a fiery Korean kick. Creamy Gochujang Pasta. Because we all love vodka pasta (you know, the Gigi Hadid pasta). In the Pypers house we love it so much that it is in regular rotation here and has been long before its viral popularity made it […]

Mexican Sopita Shells and Cheese

Mexican Sopita Shells and Cheese

…aka Sopa de Conchas… aka comfort food heaven… Mexican Sopita Shells and Cheese is a comfort food that I can’t believe I didn’t know about until now. Tomato sauce, pasta, broth, seasoning and cheese? It’s kind of a hybrid between creamy tomato soup and mac and cheese, but with a […]

Spaghetti Arrabbiata

Spaghetti Arrabbiata with Fresh Basil & Parmesan

Angry pasta – That I am not mad about Yes, Spaghetti Arrabbiata means Angry Spaghetti. I don’t know who could be angry about it though because it makes me reeeeeeaallly happy. This sauce is incredibly delicious and so easy to make. It’s spicy from the crushed red pepper flakes, packed […]

Halloumi Pasta

Halloumi Pasta

…with Brown Butter and Burst Tomatoes. This Halloumi Pasta is so easy that I felt a little silly even writing out the recipe. But I had to. I had to share it for two reasons… First, so that you would know about it because you MUST make this. Like right […]

Ragu Spaghetti Sauce

Ragu Spaghetti Sauce

And just like that… I’m back to pasta. Anyone else into the new Sex & The City series “And Just Like That…”?? Wouldn’t you like to watch it with a big bowl of this Ragu Spaghetti Sauce??? The answer is yes. Yes you would. And a big glass of red. […]

Pasta with Red Pesto

Pasta with Red Pesto

A spicy and rich Pasta with Red Pesto dish that is ridiculously easy peasy to make. Every time I go to the Italian market I come out with at least twelve fun new pasta shapes. I swear that is not an exaggeration. This Zitoni was from my last trip, and […]

Udon Stir Fry with Turkey and Green Beans

Udon Stir Fry with Turkey and Green Beans

This Udon Stir Fry is all about the textures for me. It checks all the boxes. Sweet… salty… a little chew from the noods… very very yummy. Everyone around here loves this dish and I love making it. I mean, who doesn’t love a one pan meal? My secret weapon […]