Tag Archives: pasta

orzo with chicken, mushroom and peas

I am fascinated by pasta. All these different shapes for different sauces. I like buying different types of pasta and trying to make different things with them. One of the…

angel hair pasta with tuna and beech mushroom

The LAM and I usually go out for dinner on Saturdays but the rest of the brood still need to be fed. I try to cook something that my helper…

farfalle with pancetta and peas in creamy sauce

So tonight I decided to make a simple pasta dish for dinner. I was cooking for about four people, so I was really pleased as everything could be cooked in…

couscous with onion, cucumber and red pepper

I like grilling fish or chicken for dinner. Sometimes the LAM would grill a steak or lamb chops, which I love too. But I do not always want to have…

linguine alle vongole: linguine with clams

My favourite pasta is Linguine alle Vongole. I love clams. In fact, I love all shellfish, but anything linguine and clams, I absolutely adore. When I eat at Italian restaurants,…

roasted lemon-thyme chicken with garlic aglio e olio

So I roasted some chicken with lemon and thyme the other day. And I happened to still have some garlic that I had roasted. And I wanted to make something with them…

egg pasta with roasted chicken and mushroom in cream sauce

I used to avoid making pastas with cream sauces.The main reason was because cream sauces cannot be left sitting around. They tend to dry out and become cloggy. The second reason…

linguini carbonara

The LAM’s favourite pasta dishes are Linguine Carbonara and Lasagna. We often have lasagna for dinner but I rarely cook it since the LAM makes a lasagna that puts mine to shame any…

easy tuna pasta bake

I cannot live without my oven. Okay, so I am Chinese, and if you take away my wok, I will come after you with my spatula, but there are days…

the easiest spaghetti and meatballs

As a working mom, time is something I need to balance on a daily basis. I wish I have tons of time everyday so I can spend hours cooking something…