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One Pan Shrimp and Asparagus Linguini #SundaySupper

February 5, 2017

Why go out to a crowded restaurant on Valentine’s Day when you can make this easy shrimp and linguini dinner at home? You are only 30 minutes away to this perfect dinner for two! Valentine’s day is right around the corner and I am thinking of all the dinners I can cook. Since it’s on a week night […]

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Gluten Free Chicken Noodle Soup (Easy and Quick)

January 25, 2017

Whenever I hear that someone is sick, I immediately think I should make them chicken soup. That is what I have always eaten when not feeling well for as early as I can remember. So when I found out one of my neighbors had bronchitis, chicken soup it was. Today I was a little short on time. […]

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One Skillet Poblano Chili Mac

October 9, 2015
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I am a huge fan of quick and easy dinners. They are typically what I cook on a week night. I have to say I am not the most consistent when it comes to having a weekly meal plan. I tend to  decide at 4:30 pm what we will be eating at 6pm. I usually look in my fridge […]

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Pasta E Fagioli

March 26, 2015
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Say this with me. Pasta Faaaaaa Zooooool. Easy, right? I just wanted to make sure you knew how to pronounce this dish. Every Italian family has their own version of this peasant dish. It traditionally is a hearty soup of pasta and beans but I make mine meaty and add some ham. Any type of leftover […]

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Orzo Egg Drop Soup

January 21, 2015
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I was a really odd child. I liked going to school and there were years where I did not miss a single day.  I loved getting the perfect attendance award in sixth grade.  That’s what you call a really nerdy twelve-year old, right? Considering we didn’t have cable TV, there were no reality TV shows, no cell phones […]

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Stove Top Mac and Cheese

May 23, 2014
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Gone are the days where I make boxed mac and cheese. I have nothing against making food from a box but I am glad my son realized there is a world outside of “the box “.  My daughter has been a homemade mac and cheese lover for a long time. As a matter of fact, […]

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One Pot Creamy Spinach and Artichoke Bucatini

October 1, 2013
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This recipe is posted as an entry in the Delverde DISH YOUR BLOG recipe contest to try to win a trip to NYC. I have received samples of Delverde pasta but as usual all opinions are my own. I am in love with pasta. What else is new? Everywhere I look on the internet, I […]

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Shrimp and Artichoke Orzo

July 24, 2013
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We have pasta for dinner often. I like it in every shape and size. As a kid, I would eat orzo and I would call them little footballs. It was a common pasta to have in chicken soup. As much as I love it, I sometimes forget about this cute little shaped pasta.  I often […]

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Chicken Pesto Gnocchi

June 7, 2013
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It is an awful rainy evening and I have the perfect dinner for you. Rent a movie and make these gnocchi. They are quick and easy.  The big plus is that you can eat them while watching your favorite flick. No knife required! Check out my Chicken Pesto Gnocchi Recipe on The Food Fanatic. Happy […]

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Creamy Shrimp Rigatoni On Food Fanatic

May 1, 2013
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Today I have some good news to share. I have a new gig as a contributor to Food Fanatic. This is a website for  anyone that loves food. I am happy to be part of this group of bloggers that create delicious recipes.  At Food Fanatic, you can find recipes, food photography, TV show reviews […]

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