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Lightened Up Bolognese

We love pasta, especially a rich, hearty Bolognese.  This recipe packs all of the flavor and everything you would expect from the traditional recipe.  The good news is the fat is trimmed down significantly since this is made with ground turkey instead of beef and skim milk instead of heavy cream.    423 more words


Oh Look!  It’s Snowing!…AGAIN!!!!!  NO!!

Well after we dug ourselves and a neighbor out of the snow yet again we needed some yummy comfort food.  I am always looking for ways to lighten up what we feel is true comfort food.  604 more words


Lightened Up Eggplant Parmesan! (gluten free)

For my first recipe of the New Year, I decided to make a lightened up version of eggplant parmesan! It also just happens to be gluten free AND rbst free! 573 more words

Gluten Free

Easy Cheesy Mac and Cheese

I love velvety smooth, creamy mac and cheese; it is something my whole family enjoys. There are many mac and cheese recipes out there and a lot of them look sinfully delicious. 283 more words


Mac-nificently Cheesy

Mac and cheese is a weakness of mine.  Throw in a box of Kraft mac and cheese and you will not find a bite in site after that sits in front of me.   426 more words

Homemade Food

Growing up, I had a little gray cat named Katie, and, I swear to you, she could hear the sound of a can of tuna being cranked open from a mile away.  574 more words


Moving to a completely new city as a couple is the most wonderful thing in the world and could also be potentially detrimental to our psychological well being. 431 more words

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