Pasta

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Italian Summer Pasta Salad

3 comments July 1, 2015

It’s July 1st. July. It’ll be Halloween before you know it. I didn’t just say that. Sorry. I am one of the few people I know who never wants summer […]

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Olive and Pine Nut Pasta

8 comments May 15, 2015

This recipe was developed by me for Star Fine Foods, whom I have an ongoing relationship with. All opinions are 100% my own. Thank you for helping to support the […]

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One Pot Chili Mac and Cheese

April 23, 2015

Some things just never go out of style. I’m constantly laughing as I watch my kids recreate games from when I was a kid. Like when they place a strip […]

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Lemon-Mustard Orzo Salad with Shrimp and Asparagus

14 comments April 21, 2015

Asparagus! It’s in season again. Yay! I’m told that asparagus, brussels sprouts, broccoli, and spinach are all bitter. Either my taste buds are shot, or I must like bitter food. […]

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One Pot Turkey Stroganoff

6 comments April 10, 2015

It rained! Yay! Unless you live in Arizona or Nevada, you’re like, “Ya. So?” But this is great news for California, where rain is almost an anomaly. And without the […]

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Spaghetti with Mushrooms, Tomatoes, and Parmesan

11 comments March 25, 2015

Happy Wednesday, everyone! We’re halfway to the weekend again. Yay! We’ve been at the ballpark a lot lately. And eating our fair share of chili cheese fries and ice cream. […]

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Creamy Lemon Pasta with Roasted Brussels Sprouts

10 comments February 16, 2015

If you follow me on Instagram, you know we’re having a pool put in. If not, you know now! Well, naturally a project of this size couldn’t go off without […]

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Slow Cooker Bolognese Sauce

14 comments January 29, 2015

Count this as the second winter in a row that I bought snow boots for the kids…that they’ll never use. Ugh. You guys. You all know how much I love […]

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Lemony-Pasta Stuffed Zucchini

15 comments November 10, 2014

I’m celebrating my friend, Joanne, today! We started blogging about the same time, and the universe catapulted us at each other. I think it was actually through a round-up that […]

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Shrimp Scampi with Lemon Cream

28 comments October 16, 2014

The weather here in CA has finally shifted, and temps have dropped from mid-90’s to high 70’s. Simultaneously, my mouth is finally to the point where I can eat solid […]

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Lemony Pasta with Tuna, Spinach, and Capers

17 comments July 17, 2014

I know a lot of people avoid pasta during the summer months because it can be heavy…and the whole carb thing. I’m not one of them. However. I do tend […]

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Spaghetti with Broccoli Pesto

27 comments May 27, 2014

YOU GUYS. I’m in cookbook heaven again. This one is from Donna Hay. You’re all familiar with her, right? – Australian food stylist, author, and magazine editor. Nominated for a […]

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Lasagna Rolls (with Spinach and Chicken)

18 comments May 6, 2014

Lasagna. An Italian masterpiece. It’s awesome, right? And yet, I can count on one hand how many times I’ve made traditional lasagna in my adult life. Seriously. Why? I have […]