Category Archives: Pasta

Greek Pasta Salad

With the 4th of July just around the corner, have you planned your cookout menu yet? If not, I have you covered with this delicious pasta salad! This crowd pleasing summer pasta salad is a quick and easy choice not only … Continue reading

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The first time I tried this recipe for lasagna was over eight years ago and it quickly become a family favorite. It is one of the first recipes that I made from It had so many rave reviews that … Continue reading

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Homemade Egg Noodles

Making your own egg noodles from scratch is so much easier than you may think. Fresh pasta always taste so much better than the store-bought varieties. By adding some fresh homemade noodles you can take your homemade soups from great … Continue reading

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Pasta Bolognese with Pancetta and Red Wine

Rich and hearty pasta Bolognese slow simmered with pancetta and red wine. The ultimate comfort food! I hope everyone had a wonderful Valentine’s Day yesterday. Andrew and I celebrated Valentine’s Day early on Friday night with reservations at the amazing June … Continue reading

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Lighter Fettuccine Alfredo

Here’s one classic pasta dish that won’t wreck your new years resolution. This version of the classic fettuccine alfredo is lightened by using half-and-half thickened with cornstarch for the heavy cream and butter. Traditional fettuccine alfredo recipes can have as much as 600 calories … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Mac and Cheese

Here’s another one for all you pumpkin fans out there-Pumpkin Mac and Cheese! This seasonal twist on the classic macaroni and cheese is the ultimate comfort food for fall. I swear, pumpkin just makes everything better! 😉 Pumpkin, two types … Continue reading

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Penne with Roasted Butternut Squash, Bacon and Sage

It’s hard to believe that fall is just a few days away! Where did the summer go? I feel like I just pulled out my shorts and tank tops and now I am pulling out sweaters and jeans. Not only … Continue reading

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Seven Links

There is a fun game going around the food blogging community called the Seven Links Challenge. Over the past few weeks I have had a lot of fun reading so many food bloggers seven links. I was recently tagged by … Continue reading

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Zucchini and Almond Pasta Salad

Looking for something to bring to a Memorial day cookout this weekend? Well I got you covered! This crowd pleasing summer time pasta salad is quick, easy and the excellent choice for pot lucks, cookouts and get togethers. Instead of … Continue reading

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Roasted Pepper Chicken Penne

Running short on time for dinner tonight? No worries, this meal can be whipped up in no time at all. Don’t you just love quick and delicious meals? I know I do! Between work, running and keeping the house clean, … Continue reading

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