Pumpkin Pasta with Sausage and Apples

Pumpkin Pasta with Sausage and Apples | Melanie Makes

This Pumpkin Pasta with Sausage and Apples screams Fall harvest.  Sausage, apples and onions stud a rich pumpkin cream sauce flecked with cinnamon and nutmeg.  This mountain of deliciousness is then topped with a blizzard of Parmesan cheese and I chose to take it a step further with chopped parsley and additional chopped apple. 

Creole Pasta Soup with Cornbread Croutons

Creole Pasta Soup with Cornbread Croutons | Melanie Makes

A spicy tomato based broth surrounds browned chicken, smoked sausage, pasta and a plethora of vegetables in this Creole Pasta Soup.  Topped with oversized cornbread croutons, this soup is sure to warm you inside and out!

Slow Cooker Pork Roast and Cherries

Slow Cooker Pork Roast and Cherries | Melanie Makes

A pork roast seasoned with thyme and bathed in apple juice and nestled into a slow cooker surrounded by sliced onions and dried cherries.  A perfect minimal prep, full of flavor dish, this Slow Cooker Pork Roast and Cherries will make your house smell absolutely divine all day as it cooks.

Four Cheese Meatball and Sweet Pepper Lasagna

Four Cheese Meatball and Sweet Pepper Lasagna | Melanie Makes

Lasagna noodles, four types of cheese – seven cups total!, sweet peppers, meatballs and marinara sauce are layered and then baked together to create the cheesiest, most satisfying lasagna.  This Four Cheese Meatball and Sweet Pepper Lasagna is the perfect dish to feed a crowd.

Easy Baked Meatballs

Easy Baked Meatballs | Melanie Makes

Forget frying!  These meatballs come together in just 10 minutes and then are baked to perfection in the oven.  No oil splatters or manning a frying pan here!  These Easy Baked Meatballs are the perfect addition to a plate of spaghetti or any recipe that calls for meatballs.