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This penne pasta salad is a healthier take on a classic cookout side dish.
Rich and creamy, this risotto is full of whole grains and vegetables.
Delicious and simple.
Puttanesca is one of my favorite Italian sauces. This version turns ordinary dried brown lentils into real comfort food.
We put a California spin on a classic Italian salad. It's the perfect light lunch or starter.
These aren't your mama's meatballs--they're better! Lean but packed with flavor, they cook all day while you're away.
Very easy recipe that satisfies my craving for Chicken Parmesan.
Tastes better than Olive Garden and waaaaaay healthier!
Sweet peaches and tangy tomatoes pair perfectly in this simple summer salad.
Turn caprese salad into a fun appetizer by serving it in shot glasses!
Like lasagna without noodles, but packed with vegetables
This sauce recipe was based on a Jo Mama's World Famous Spaghetti sauce recipe that I modified for taste. When I make this sauce, it quickly disappears in my house. Everyone seems to loves this sauce.
Great low calorie meal My whole family loves this dish
Lean but packed with flavor, these meatballs are a comfort food favorite.
These calzones can be made from start to finish on the backyard grill. You'll love the rich and creamy filling!
This pasta packs a nutritional punch, and the brightly colored vegetables are quite a sight!
We've bumped up the nutrition--and kept all the flavor--of this traditional Italian pizza with tomato, sliced mozzarella, basil, and olive oil.
Looking for a lighter version of the traditional SP&O, try this one...
Serve as a side dish or over pasta or rice as a main dish.
I got this recipe from a book called Set For Life. It has many great recipes, but this is one of my favorite.
The recipe is from allrecipes.com, but I changed it to be more healthier. Used ground turkey and italian seasoning instead of italian sausage and whole wheat pasta instead of regular pasta and decreased the amt. of cheese used.
A light and tasty whole meal.
This is a light salad that makes a great addition to an Italian dinner or perfect for lunch.
These meatballs are a wonderful addition to any spaghetti dinner. Make a big batch and freeze for use later.
Fra diavolo style shrimp; terrific served with grilled vegetables.
Instead of ordering pizza, try this healthy alternative. It's a fun and easy treat sure to satisfy your pizza craving without all of the calories and fat. Add any of your favorite pizza ingredients.