Category:  Pasta

Tuna in Rustic Tomato Sauce

In Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Pasta, Seafood
by Ann on 13/09
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As summer dwindles and the days grow shorter, I find myself savoring the many varieties of local produce that will soon be gone until next summer. Sad as… Read More »

Speedy Cherry Tomato Sauce

In Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Kitchen Basics, Pasta, Vegetarian
by Ann on 30/08
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This is the sort of easy summer cooking I love:  basic, fresh ingredients coming together as something altogether pleasing in a few short minutes.  Although perfect over pasta–and… Read More »

White Bean, Tomato & Chicken Pasta

In Chicken, Easy Meals, Healthy Options, Pasta
by Ann on 12/05
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We’re all looking for an arsenal of easy meals on those all-too-frequent busy nights, right? In the spirit of helping its volunteers, Girls on the Run recently asked… Read More »

Leftover Spaghetti Pizza

In Easy Meals, Pasta, Pizza & Sandwiches
by Ann on 09/04
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People often ask me if I spend my days cooking away in my kitchen.  It’s a logical question. After all, I write about food and develop recipes!  But… Read More »

Slow Cooker Spaghetti Sauce

In Gluten-Free Options, Kitchen Basics, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Mason Jar Ideas, Pasta, Slow Cooker, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 04/04
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Note:  I am bringing this much-loved sauce to the top of the page for a couple of reasons. First, I have some complimentary recipes coming soon!  Additionally, I… Read More »

Overnight Lasagna (Turkey and Greens with Options)

In Casseroles, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Pasta, The Gift of Food, Turkey
by Ann on 31/10
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I love a good lasagna, but it always seems like a big production.  I hit upon this clever way of making lasagna years before no-cook noodles were discovered… Read More »

Spooky Spaghetti Stuffed Peppers

In Easy Meals, Holidays, Pasta, Vegetarian
by Ann on 22/10
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I had to do it!  I saw this silly idea last year but didn’t make it happen.  When I was shopping at our famers market the other day,… Read More »

Sausage Soup with Tortellini (and/or Beans)

In Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Pasta, Soups
by Ann on 14/10
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In a world where monumental decisions are made every day, choosing which recipes to include in my newspaper column and on this blog ranks pretty low on the… Read More »

Italian Hoagie Salad

In Gluten-Free Options, Pasta, Salads, Side Dishes
by Ann on 26/08
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It is always a joy to receive recipes from those who read my newspaper column or blog. When readers send me their family favorites, I am always happy… Read More »

Deconstructed Eggplant Parmesan

In Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Pasta, Vegetarian
by Ann on 21/08
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This recipe was born from a desire to keep the eggplant in the classic eggplant Parmesan crispy.  It is also a perfect marriage of two much-loved seasonal recipes:… Read More »