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peas, bacon, ham, balsamic, pasta, onion, garlic, dinner, recipes

Peas and Pancetta Pasta Topper

Sometimes I get really tired of red sauce.  I always have to wear shirts that I'm okay with getting spots on because I tend to slurp.  I usua...
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Jess took this lovely photo of me cheesing it up right before we biked back home with all our farmers market purchases!

Ricotta Chard Pasta Sauce

This weekend, Jess had a taste of what it might feel like to be pregnant... backwards. Confusing? Well, let me explain. For some God-forsa...
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csa, gardening, our harvest, food co-op

Italian Spinach and Tomato Egg White Frittata and a New Endeavor

I have awesome cousins. See, I come from a very LARGE Irish/Italian/German liberal Catholic family. I have 27 first-cousins; they've survived...
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meatballs, pasta, spaghetti, stuffed peppers meatballs

Inside Out Stuffed Pepper Meatballs

Holy sh*t balls, people. I've created a lick-the-plate-clean-twice-give-me-thirds-om-nom-nom recipe. Best part? I can't find a SINGLE recipe li...
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italian stuffed zucchini squash vegetarian dinner

Chobani Giveaway Winner and a Delicious New Recipe!

WOW! I received 45 entries for the Chobani giveaway and the lucky winner was... Congratulation, Melissa!  She had six entries, so she was ...
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low-fat alfredo sauce

Angela’s Alfredo Sauce

I am a proud Italian (amongst other things). I love our history of food and family, of sauce and noodles, of loud fights that include lots of...
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veggie saute over pasta

Eating Healthy on a Budget: Veggie Saute over Pasta

One nice thing about vegetables is that they are relatively cheap. You can get a lot for a little bit of money, but you have to make sure you...
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mighty meaty red spaghetti sauce

Mighty Meaty Spaghetti Sauce

There are two kinds of Italians - those that are all about "the noodle" and those that are all about "the sauce".  My girlfriend and I are opposi...
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ravioli maker

Raviolis Running Wild!

What do you do when you have 33 dozen homemade, carb-o-licious raviolis in your fridge and no clue what their point value is?  Shit if I know...
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