Pizza Pasta Skillet

Dinners, dishes and desserts. This can sound overwhelming to a tired parent at the end of a long day, however with the Pizza Pasta Skillet you will have a meal cooked and on the table in 20 minutes! Yep that's right, this simple and delicious meal takes only 20 minutes to prepare from start to finish. And guess what! You only need one dish to prepare it all! Now dinner, dishes and desserts are surprisingly simple. With all the tastes of your favorite a skillet, this recipe is easy to change up allowing you to provide a wide variety of meals that allow for favorites, without the not so favorites. Skillet meals are an easy way to make a meal, with endless variety and combinations you can please even your fussiest eater. Try an enchilada pasta skillet, a cheeseburger macaroni skillet, a spicy sausage Spanish rice skillet or the delicious pizza pasta skillet featured on 'Dinners Dishes and Desserts.'

Skillet dinners are a popular and easy way to make a meal with all the food groups in it. You can add vegetables, grains, meat and dairy all into one easy meal in one easy dish. Besides being a complete meal in one dish, skillet is also a band. No seriously they are, but we are not here to talk about them. A skillet is a cooking dish, commonly called a frying pan. It differs from a saute pan in one simple way. A skillet or frying pan is designed with edges that curve or slope outward, while saute pan sides are straight. Whether you prefer to cook with a saute pan or skillet, you are guaranteed to enjoy a delicious and filling meal, such as the pizza pasta skillet on 'Dinners Dishes and Desserts'.

Erin, a busy wife and mother uses her blog 'Dinners Dishes and Desserts' to share her own recipes, as well as to branch out and try something new. She gets bored easily and likes to change it up, therefore she has loads of yummy recipes to choose from. Never miss out on a new recipe. Sign up to have it sent directly to your inbox.

Start your day with her apple pie smoothie for breakfast. Enjoy a delicious lunch of Avgolemono soup with a side of jicima and watermelon salad. Beat the afternoon slump with her walnut chocolate chip protein bar. And for supper? How about her pizza pasta skillet? End your day off with a cup of hot caramel apple cider and a mouthwatering eclair.

Here's some fun pasta trivia that you may not have known. Did you know that there are approximately 310 forms of pasta, known by over 1300 documented names, available in both dried and fresh pasta in a number of shapes and varieties? In Italy the names of the specific pasta shapes or types can often vary with each locale and region throughout the country. Pasta at time was only eaten plain, so the idea of using tomato sauce to give it flavor was revolutionary. Pasta used be eaten with the hands as only the wealthy could afford eating utensils. The way people eat pasta has sure changed through the years, as it was once a small, simple food item, but jump forward to today and there are more pasta dish recipes than you could ever imagine!

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