Spicy Pepperoni Pasta Bake

Today I really fancied pepperoni for dinner but didn’t want a pizza, I always keep pasta in my cupboards and thought it would be great to combine the two into a spicy pepperoni pasta bake. You will need 200g dry pasta – I used whole wheat fusili 500g Jar of tomato pasta sauce or make your own Oil for frying 1 pinch seasoning (salt, pepper, pasta/pizza herbs) 2- 3 tsp Chilli powder – depending on Read More…

Chicken pesto pasta

Tonight I made chicken and pesto pasta for dinner. Funnily my first time using chicken with pasta! I don’t know why I havenโ€™t cooked this before, it’s great as a quick and easy meal for two or make extra for lunch at work. Yummy! Ingredients 200g pasta or spaghetti 200g chicken, chopped 100g of red pesto Black pepper to taste 80g grated mozzarella cheese Method Cook the pasta according to packet directions, usually 10 minutes Read More…

Sausage and Bacon Pasta Bake

A quick and easy recipe for a sausage and bacon pasta bake. It was full of flavour and not too filling, perfect for me to take as a left overs lunch to work. You will need 300g pasta Jar of tomato and basil sauce or make your own 6 pork sausages (approx 400g) 2 rashers of bacon โ€“ chopped thinly Oil for frying 1 pinch seasoning (salt, pepper, pasta/pizza herbs) 70g cheese, grated Method Cook Read More…

Pasta with tuna and tomato sauce

Can’t believe it’s September already! Autumn is more or less here, Halloween is soon (ish) but sadly no Hallowhedon as this year’s event was cancelled. ๐Ÿ™ I’ve also been seeing “C-word” cards and gift wrap appearing in the shops – too soon if you ask me. Quite a lot has happened over the past few months, the biggest being that Ryan got a new job. ๐Ÿ™‚ Head chef position at a local pub… and I Read More…

Sausage and bacon pasta

A quick and easy recipe for sausage and bacon pasta (you could also use spaghetti). You will need     250g pasta or spaghetti     250g bacon, chopped and cooked     500g sausages     olive oil for frying     1 jar (500g) tomato pasta sauce (or make your own) Mixed herbs Method Cook the pasta / spaghetti according to packet directions, usually 10 minutes in a saucepan of boiling water. Drain well and set aside. Cook Read More…