Fettucine with Cranberry Beans and Pesto

It’s been a while since I posted. And by a while…I mean a very very long while. What can I say? Life happens. Boyfriends cook food for you. Spring Break. Finals. Etc. The important thing is that I’m back in business, at least for now. So, a brief summary: I moved into a new house. Not an apartment, a house. With new roommates, a jungle … Continue reading Fettucine with Cranberry Beans and Pesto

Super easy lentil/bean soup!

This weekend, I made some absolutely amazing food (which, of course, I’m not going to post because I didn’t take pictures..) The problem with that is that my food that was supposed to last a week was eaten over the course of the 3-day weekend, and Monday evening rolled around with only one meal of food left. Can you think of a better time for … Continue reading Super easy lentil/bean soup!

“Fried Couscous” aka couscous with cabbage

This recipe originated from a need to get rid of a giant head of cabbage (really, aren’t all cabbage heads seemingly never-ending?) without making anything too complicated. I looked around a bit and found several recipes resembling fried rice. Now, I did have rice in my cupboard….but I didn’t particularly want to take the time to cook it. (It was around nine pm, and I … Continue reading “Fried Couscous” aka couscous with cabbage

The Easiest Mac ‘n Cheese Ever!

Today, I chatted with my friend who is studying abroad in Florence, Italy. As you might expect, she raved about all the pizza, pasta, and gelato she’s been eating. Sometime in the middle of our conversation, I found myself thinking about dinner, and how nice it would be to have a big bowl of warm, cheesy pasta. I can’t imagine what might have inspired that thought… … Continue reading The Easiest Mac ‘n Cheese Ever!