How To Cook Spaghetti Squash


If haven’t tried Spaghetti Squash, check out my newest post on Shannon’s Table: Easy Spaghetti Squash

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Penne Pasta With Spicy Cauliflower

Photo Credit Give me pasta and I am happy.  Give me pasta with capers and I am in heaven. Good for You : Easy, Healthy Recipes for Every Day has this super simple This pasta dish is light, but delicious. It forgos the heavy white sauce for a light, but kicked up taste.  The cauliflower is […]

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Easy Pesto Sauce Recipe


Pesto Sauce Recipe My garden is overflowing with Basil.  I decided to make some Pesto Sauce and freeze it for later.  This recipe is soooo easy, there is no reason to buy premade pesto sauce.  This sauce can be used for pasta, pizza and sandwiches. This recipe makes enough for approximately 6-8oz of pasta or […]

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Slow Cooker Mac & Cheese Recipe

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Slow Cooker Mac & Cheese Recipe I really love cooking with my slow cooker. When the weather gets warm, I prefer to use it so that I don’t heat up the entire house. I have tried just about everything in the crockpot. A few years ago, someone mentioned making mac and cheese in it. I […]

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Slow Cooker Cream Cheese Chicken Recipe

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A Recipe – Slow Cooker Cream Cheese Recipe I cannot believe it is already March. Even though it’s still cold out, we are starting our baseball season. During baseball season, we have tournaments every weekend. This means we usually leave early in the morning and come home for a few hours for dinner – then […]

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One Dish Meal: Cheesy Beans & Rice Recipe

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  Here is another one of my favorite Weeknight Recipes! There are some weeknights when dinners are an after thought. I try to meal plan, but it doesn’t always happen.  I have some items that I always keep in the house – for the nights when I don’t have a plan.  This recipe includes these […]

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Cheesy Chicken Rotini Recipe | Quick & Easy Week Night Recipe


Cheesy Chicken Rotini Recipe  I love to cook. I could spend hours in the kitchen each day.  However, the reality is, I don’t have hours to spend cooking. Somedays, I am lucky if I have minutes! I am always on the lookout for quick, easy recipes as options for the days I don’t have time. […]

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Garlic Zucchini Pasta Recipe


Garlic Zucchini Pasta Recipe Do you have zucchini growing in your garden? With all the free pasta we have been seeing lately, this should be an inexpensive recipe to make! Kelly shows a simple, yet delicious way to use your zucchini.  This recipe is a light summer dinner!  For this recipe, you will need 3 […]

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Recipe: Rotelle Pasta with Pancetta & Peas

I made this pasta dish the other evening. It was easy to make and filling. It even looked pretty on my plate! This recipe was based on Giada’s Wagon Wheel Pasta and Pancetta. 1 pound spiral rotelle pasta 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/4 cup olive oil 8 ounces pancetta, diced 1/4 small onion, chopped 1  cup […]

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Recipe: Easy Beef, Rice & Beans

Welcome to my weekly recipe series. I hope these recipes will inspire you to try new meals.  I am by no means a gourmet cook — heck, most of the time I don’t use a measuring tools.  I just enjoying cooking for my boys and trying new recipes. Remember, substitute items you dislike — this is just […]

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Recipe: Chicken Penne Pasta

I found the new Philadelphia Cooking Cream and decided to use the $1.50/1 Coupon to get it cheap. I made this Chicken Penne Pasta Recipe.  I put together this dish with what we had in the fridge and changed up the recipe a bit from the box. The Cooking Cream is kinda a cheat – […]

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Chili and Rice Recipe

This recipe is easy to make and stretches a long way. You can adjust how spicy it is to your liking. Ingredients 1lb. Ground Beef 3 tablespoons Chili Powder 1 tablespoon of Tumeric 1 teaspoon onion salt 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes 1 clove garlic 1/2 small onion, diced 2 12-15 […]

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Homemade Hamburger Helper Recipe

I am not a big fan of Hamburger Helper from the box.  However, my son likes it. This is my compromise! It is super easy and the kiddos love it. Ingredients: 8 oz of Elbow Macaroni 1 cup Shredded Four Cheese 1 Can of condensed Cream of Mushroom Soup 3/4 can of water (using mushroom […]

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Terrific Turkey Tetrazzini Recipe

This is the final recipe from the Brined Turkey. Ingredients 2 lbs turkey, cooked and cut to bite size 1 lbs sliced mushrooms 6 tablespoons butter or margarine 6 tablespoons flour 1 cup chicken broth 2 cups Kikkoman Pearl Original Soymilk 10 oz Spaghetti – do not use the entire 16oz box 1 cup parmesan […]

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Alfredo Sauce

I’ve heard that so many people have problems with Alfredo Sauce. I find alfredo to be one of the easiest sauces to make. I don’t even use fresh cheese – too much work for me! This is a 10 minute sauce that is delish. It is also very economical to make. The Victims: 3/4 Stick […]

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