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Pasta Primavera with Chicken

I love my pasta but these days just trying to have it only once a week and making a lightened up, full of veggies, whole wheat pasta and even protein to make it a complete meal.  737 more words


Whole Wheat Egg Pasta

Often when I make pasta from my freshly-milled wheat flour, the noodles end up rather brittle and fall apart during cooking and eating. This time I sifted the flour first to get the largest bran out, and that worked much better. 241 more words

Whole Grain

Did You Know? (Pasta Edition)

That the difference between noodles and macaroni is eggs?

Noodles are made with egg solids and a finely ground semolina flour called durum. Macaroni is made from only normal semolina and water. 393 more words


Lemon Orzo Pasta with Spinach, Walnuts and Feta Cheese

~ Necessity is the mother of invention ~

                                        English proverb

 I honestly think this is how most recipes are created.  The fridge is near empty, save for a mish mash of leftovers. 471 more words

Quick Easy Weeknight Meal

Macaroni & Cheese w/ Peas

I thought I’d start my kids’ meals posts with my own kids’ favorite! They could eat this everyday and be happy, and it makes me happy because it’s quick, simple, and they’re also getting their veggies! 279 more words


Fettuccine with Red Lentil Sauce

This pasta may seem like a mash-up of Italian and Indian cuisine, but it’s actually a common dish in Italy, particularly in Sicily, from what I found online. 319 more words


One Pot Cheesy Sausage Pasta

In my quest for easy, non-messy and delicious dinners this is one of my go-tos. You toss everything into one skillet, toss some more stuff in, let it simmer and you’re done! 121 more words