Tag Archives: pasta

Baked Meatballs

Spaghetti and meatballs has always seemed like a restaurant-quality meal to me. (Probably because I can’t recall my mother ever making meatballs, so it’s something I liked to order at restaurants when given the chance.) I always thought it must … Continue reading

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Pasta with pan-fried chicken, vegetables, and cheesy Alfredo sauce

I love pasta dishes. They’re usually fairly quick, filling, and you can switch things up endlessly. This is a dish I learned from family, but I’ve switched it up to use homemade Alfredo sauce. Feel free to swap out the … Continue reading

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Chicken Parmesan Showdown!: Traditional v. Deconstructed

I often find that my kids’ palates are disappointingly narrow. I spend a good bit of time thinking about ways to get them to try and eat new foods. After having Chicken Parmesan for dinner at Theresa’s house one evening, … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Carbonara

Growing up, my family dinners were not exactly what you would think of as exotic. Hamburger was a frequent star, and casseroles were the norm. Our back-up dinners were tuna casserole or SPAM, and my brothers now love to harass … Continue reading

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Creamy Spinach Pasta

I’ve been eating this dish for years. One of my sisters-in-law introduced me to this recipe twenty or so years ago, and I’ve been making it ever since. It’s a creamy-sauced pasta dish with spinach and tomatoes – rich, but … Continue reading

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