Chicken Parmesan

Chicken Parmesan is such a comfort food. It is so warm and feeling and honestly makes me want to take a nap after I eat it. This is definitely a heavier dish and meal, but sometimes you just need all the carbs! I love italian food – mostly pasta because you know carbs lol. IContinue reading “Chicken Parmesan”

Tortilla Pizza

Pizza doesn’t have to be full of guilt. Whether you want a real pizza or this slightly lower carb, higher protein version, treat yourself to the version that is right for you! I love trying to make healthier swaps to make a meal fit with my nutrition goals. I still eat plenty of pizza andContinue reading “Tortilla Pizza”

Italian Sausage Rigatoni

Okay, so I tricked y’all a bit in the title – this recipe is actually made with ground turkey instead of sausage BUT I season it in a way that makes it taste exactly like Italian sausage, just without all the fat and calories. This is the perfect recipe when you want something comforting butContinue reading “Italian Sausage Rigatoni”

Sorci’s

Tucked away in the quiet streets of Sumner you will find this hidden gem called Sorci’s. When you walk in, you are greeted with a warm, cozy atmosphere and friendly staff. The restaurant has a unique charm about it that also has a bit of rustic vibes going on. You instantly knew you were goingContinue reading “Sorci’s”

Easy Stromboli

This is the first stromboli I have ever made and I think I nailed it! I wanted something italian but didn’t want to fuss over making pizza and thought a stromboli would be a fun kitchen activity and a great new recipe to try. It was actually a lot easier than I thought it wouldContinue reading “Easy Stromboli”

Heirloom Tomato Tart

I love tomatoes and I wanted to make something that really highlights them in all their deliciousness. I wanted something simple, yet elevated enough that I could serve it at a party and appear to be fancy! The key here is buying puff pastry dough already made – if you do that, then this recipeContinue reading “Heirloom Tomato Tart”

Tutta Bella

Italy or Seattle? You decide! This place is the real deal, although I have never been to Italy so I don’t really have anything to compare it to! BUT this is some of the best Italian food I have had in the US, and I have eaten a lot! I mean it is mostly carbsContinue reading “Tutta Bella”

Rocco’s Pizza

Rocco’s is located in Belltown so it is perfect for an afternoon slice or for a slice after a night out. This pizza is goals. It had a super crispy crust, but still soft and chewy! The cheese to sauce ratio was just right – enough cheese to be fully covered with a good layerContinue reading “Rocco’s Pizza”