Julie Cooks: Easy Penne Carbonara

One of the best things about working from home is, you get to do other stuff on the side such as cooking.

One of the worst things about working from home is, you need to do other stuff on the side such as cooking.

It’s so easy to binge eat when you’re working at home, especially when your fridge is newly restocked with junk groceries. I used to just eat anything my hands could grab because I am too lazy to turn on the stove. But things are different now. I’ve stopped eating crap for lunch and started whipping up healthy meals in the kitchen during my lunch break.

penne carbonaraOne of my favorite things to cook is this Easy Penne Carbonara. It’s delicious and doesn’t really take a lot of time to prepare. Now, there are different takes on Carbonara out there but this is just my own spin on it. That’s the real beauty of cooking – you can tailor it according to your wants and needs. Read More »

Julie Cooks: Microwaved Chocolate Chip Cookies (M&M’s and Cadbury Cookies)

chocolate chip cookies

Marriage is making me fat. I mean really, how can you not? When you could experiment in the kitchen with all your heart and nothing, and I mean nothing, not even your husband could ever stop you? Okay, I’m making excuses. But really, ever since I got married and started to actually cook real food for the husband and I, I have become a kitchen wanderer. I always find myself itching to learn something new in the kitchen. The only problem is,Read More »