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Spicy Tomato Pasta - Quick and easy to make

This is my husband’s signature dish. It is really quick and easy to prepare – the only time consuming work here is boiling the pasta. Once you have the pasta boiled to your choice of perfection, you just have to mix it with the quick sauce you make. 153 more words


Gluten Free Eggplant Lasagna

Gluten Free Eggplant Lasagna
By Natalie Jill

I normally don’t make Gluten free recipes but this looked too good to pass up. Besides I am staying with a friend who loves eggplant so we figured why not? 412 more words


Spanish Rice

280g par-cooked brown rice
1 chopped onion
1 red pepper, chopped
5ml olive oil
1/4 tsp chopped garlic
1/4 tsp dried chili flakes
1/4 tsp smoked paprika… 46 more words

Light Meals

Yummy finger food

Filled pieces of cucumber


  • cucumbers
  • Tabasco sauce
  • tomato paste
  • sliced ham
  • chilli powder/pepper
  • oil
  • sharp knife, spoon, pan, and something to serve or store the cucumber pieces…
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Treats For Humans

Super Easy Linguine!

I made this linguine with very basic ingredients:

-Marinara sauce
-half and half cream
-tomato paste
-olive oil
-prepared chicken, chopped
-Parmesan cheese… 38 more words



This recipe is probably how we really think of meatballs, Italian style, served with pasta.  I’m not sure Mum would have put the olives in as she and Dad didn’t like them, but I think they are the ingredient that makes the Italian difference.

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Meatballs must have been one of Mum’s favourite meals as I’ve found lots of recipes for them in her collection.  This one must have been a later one as it uses a bottle of pasta sauce and fettucine, ingredients that weren’t around when she was cooking for us as children.

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