Irresistibly decadent one-pot pasta in under 30 minutes

Experimenting with One-Pan Pasta is the culinary equivalent to a night out on the town: Irresistibly decadent and utterly worth the occasional indulgence. Sometimes a little self-indulgence is just what a girl needs — especially when it only takes 30 minutes. Try this one pot pasta for a show-stopping quick and easy dinner for friends.


MASTICATE this Dalek cake!

Imagine how excited I was to see this amazing, homemade Dalek cake pop up in our Offbeat Home Flickr pool. Go ahead… imagine… NOPE! Wrong, I was even more excited than you just imagined. So I asked Offbeat Homie Gem to exterminate elaborate on how she created this bad boy.


Megan-simple pork chop and black bean recipe

I have a nice simple pork chops and black beans recipe, taken from The Better Homes and Gardens New Cookbook, for people like Megan. It might cheat just a little, since it calls for jarred salsa, but it's easy, fast, good and rather healthy. And front start to finish it only takes 20 minutes.


Megan-Simple taco beans with zeera rice

Here's a recipe for Megan-simple taco beans with rice. This is something that will please everyone, veggies and meat-eaters alike, and it's SO FREAKING EASY. It also stores and saves well, so you can dish up three or four portions and stick them in the fridge and you have lunch for part of the week.