Creamy Garlic Penne Pasta

I LOVE pasta! I mean, who doesn’t?! It can be made into so many different recipes – from salads to main courses, and is always delicious!! I mean, yes, they have carbs, but this girl needs them in her life because I cook with them ALL the time. In fact, now that I think about […]

Pasta Carbonara

You can never go wrong with pasta! Am I right?? Pasta recipes are always well received with my family. And in fact, pasta is one of a few dishes that my entire family will eat without any complaints. Because of that, we are always on the look out for delicious pasta dishes. I had seen a […]

Lemon and Asparagus Pasta

You guys ready for another great dinner idea? I’m sure you have noticed by now that we are HUGE pasta lovers! We love trying out new pasta dishes (like today’s Lemon and Asparagus Pasta) and love sharing with you our favorites. This next recipe is a new FAV that I think you’ll enjoy just as much […]

Cheesy Beef Goulash

Gou-lash: A mixture of many different elements; a hodgepodge. Sometimes, I feel like my brain is Goulash! Do you ever feel that way? Too many things to think about and worry about, and sometimes it can feel like one big hodgepodge! And my life is pretty average compared to most. I guess we all have our […]

Triple Cheddar Chicken Pasta

Dinner can be the hardest time of the day when everyone is tired and hungry. I can attest that the mom feels the same way and often is not excited about having to come up with a dinner everyone will enjoy. Having a weekly menu plan has helped me with that, but I don’t always […]

Cheesy Garlic Tortellini Pasta

Don’t miss a thing – Sign up for the Lil’ Luna Newsletter today! My kids are picky eaters, and it’s starting to drive me up the walls. I’m sure many of you can relate because I’m constantly asked for simple dinner ideas that the whole family will love. I try to come up with as […]

Bruschetta Chicken Pasta

Don’t miss a thing – Sign up for the Lil’ Luna Newsletter today! Why is pasta sooo good? I mean, I just cant seem to stay away from any kind of pasta dish. They come in so many different shapes, colors, varieties and flavors – you just really can’t go wrong. Today’s recipe is simple and […]

Creamy Turkey and Noodles

Who here LOVES Thanksgiving?! It’s such a wonderful holiday, and I love that families gather near and far to show gratitude for each other and all their blessings. Not only do you get to spend quality time with your loved ones, but there is SO much good food involved with the day. From turkey to […]

Garlic Butter Pasta

Pasta is so good! Wouldn’t you agree?? I try not to order it too often when I’m out to eat because I usually feel guilty knowing most are in a heavy, butter-y sauce but I always cave when I’m at Serendipity in New York City. My husband and I first went there last year for […]

Cheesy Mac and Cheese

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure policy here. Hi everyone! Me again with another recipe to add to your favorite Tried and True series 🙂 We’re really revving up the recipes for you, so you have plenty of options come Holiday time. Before I get crazy with all that is involved […]

Penne, Tomato and Mozzarella Salad

The kids are heading back to school but summer is far from over here on the west coast. Simple, light pastas are still a must-have at the weekend barbecues. And since everyone loves a good pasta, I’m sharing another awesome recipe that you’ll want to add to your Pasta Pinterest board. 🙂 Check out the […]

Easy Cheesy Ravioli Bake

Things have been a little crazy around our house the past month. We’ve been preparing to move to Arizona, and we couldn’t be more excited for the adventure. As we prepare to move I’ve been make sure I have loads of easy, quick dinner recipes on hand. Don’t get me wrong, we’ve been having our […]

Pasta Primavera

Hey everyone! Kellyn here, with another Tried and True Pasta dish that you’re sure to love. You can find several pasta recipes here on Lil Luna and NONE of them disappoint. This one is no different! With so many great, fresh, ingredients, this pasta explodes with flavor. Because we used this as a family meal, […]

Creamy Lemon Chicken Pasta

With as often as my family gets together, pastas dishes are a staple. They are quick, easy, and can feed a lot. We’re always on the hunt for new, simple, delicious pasta dishes and today’s recipe happens to be one of those. This Creamy Lemon Chicken Pasta is one of those recipes that we really […]

BLT Pasta Salad

Don’t miss a thing – Sign up for the Lil’ Luna Newsletter today! Who here loves Pasta Salad? I’m pretty much a fan of all things pasta and have loved trying new pasta salads over the years. We have (and attend) lots of get togethers for church, holidays and other events so we are always […]

Cheesy Spaghetti Bake

Who here loves Spaghetti? I have loved Spaghetti since I was a little girl! In fact, it’s always been a family favorite and one that everyone in my family enjoyed. We grew up on this Spaghetti recipe, and have all introduced this to our own family’s, which means the entire crew (cousins and all) really […]

Fresh Mozzarella Pasta Salad

Spring and summer time means it times to break out the salads. I love salads all year long, but something about the warm weather makes me crave them ALL. THE. TIME! Are you with me? It was a few years ago that I fell in love with the combination of fresh mozzarella, basil and tomato. […]

Creamy Sausage Penne Bake

Don’t miss a thing – Sign up for the Lil’ Luna Newsletter today! You guys – we LOVE pasta! That should be no surprise if you’ve been to the site before. We are constantly sharing delicious dinner recipes, and many of them happen to be pasta dishes. Usually some sort of meat is involved too, […]

Chicken Stroganoff

Hi there! Natalie from Life Made Simple here today!! This cozy, comforting dish is perfect for those busy weeknights! It’s packed full of flavor and ready to go in just 40 minutes! I always struggle with what to make for dinner during the week, how about you? That’s where this chicken stroganoff comes in. It […]

Veggie Pasta Salad

I LOVE me a good simple pasta dish! I have a few staple recipes that we use on a regular basis, but I’m always in search of new ones to add to our meals. We do pasta all year long, so it doesn’t hurt to have lots of different go-to recipes. Today’s Tried and True […]

Skinny Chicken Piccata

Hi there! It’s Jen again from Yummy Healthy Easy! Today I’m sharing a delicious meal that’s so easy, you can make it on a busy weeknight but also fancy enough to make when you have company over. And it’s a skinny version, which makes it even better! Chances are if you like Italian food, you’ve either […]

Cheesy Ziti Bake

PASTA IS THE BEST!! Every Tuesday night is Pasta Night at our house. We have so many “go to” pasta dishes that we love, but I’m always anxious to try new ones because you really can’t go wrong with pasta and cheese, right?! I have a few Italian dishes I’ll be sharing over the next few […]

Cheesy Bowtie Pasta Bake

I know I’ve mentioned our love for pasta at least a dozen times here on the blog. And, let’s be real here… it’s probably been more like 50 times (or practically any time I’ve shared a pasta dish). 😉 I think the main reason we love it so much is because it’s a dish the […]

Greek Pasta Salad

I don’t think I’ve ever heard of someone who DIDN’T like Pasta Salad!! I mean, how can you turn down carbs, delicious veggies, dressing and at least one form of cheese. Those are the makings for the standard pasta salad, right?! Recently, I saw a recipe on Kraft for a Greek Pasta Salad that looked […]