Irish Cheddar Mac and Cheese with Crispy Pancetta

Irish Cheddar Mac and Cheese with Crispy Pancetta
Mac and cheese is seriously the ultimate comfort food. Especially when it involves more than one cheese and CRISPY PANCETTA. The salty, crispy bites of pancetta add the best flavor dimension to this. In love! Plus it’s Irish themed, and takes less than 30 minutes to make. Perfect for St. Patty’s festivities this week!
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Greek Yogurt Caesar Pesto Pasta Salad with Grilled Chicken and Arugula

Greek Yogurt Caesar Pesto Pasta Salad with Grilled Chicken and Arugula
Today’s recipe is all about simple and classic. Who doesn’t love pasta salad? Such a nostalgic favorite. Makes me think of summertime and cookouts and beautiful weather. All things I could totally go for right now. Plus, I used chickpea pasta! Which I’m obsessed with lately. If you’ve never had it, it’s made from chickpeas (obviously) and its a lot higher in protein and fiber, and lower in carbs than regular pasta. Love it!
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Lightened-Up Buffalo Chicken Mac and Cheese

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I know, buffalo chicken and “lightened-up” might seem like an oxymoron. THIS though, is insanely delish and you’d have no idea that it’s lightened up. Today was the first day I felt that slight chill in the air, and I looooved it. It makes me so so excited for my favorite food season. Well, season period. So many wonderful flavors and seasonal produce, and also football food. This recipe is absolutely perfect for those Sundays huddled around the T.V., and you don’t have to feel absolutely terrible about eating it. Win win.
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