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Flu Be Gone Soup

It's that time of year, flu season. With 3 little kids the flu is a terrible terrible thing. Last week all five of us came down with the flu so I made my Flu Be Gone Soup. It's amazing how much better you will feel after this soup. My Flu Be Gone Soup: In large… Continue reading Flu Be Gone Soup

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Baked Penne

I don't cook with a lot of cheese these days, but since I both ran and did yoga today I'm craving something hearty and cheesy and homey. ┬áPlus we have an abundance of penne in the house. ┬áThis dish is pretty easy, I didn't make much from scratch. I know my kids will love it!… Continue reading Baked Penne

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Eggplant Parmesan With Fennel In The Slow Cooker

Dad did the grocery shopping this weekend, he bought some different stuff from what I normally cook with. When I asked him if he had any plans for the eggplant and fennel he said he bought them because they looked cool. So here's a recipe I've never tried. It smells great while it cooks, and… Continue reading Eggplant Parmesan With Fennel In The Slow Cooker

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Spaghetti With Scallops And A Creamy Sweet Onion Sauce

I made this quick dinner in about a half hour last night and it was super tasty! I often make my own pasta but last night I just wanted to keep it simple and boxed spaghetti worked just great. Spaghetti With Scallops and a Creamy Sweet Onion Sauce: In sauce pot cook on low heat… Continue reading Spaghetti With Scallops And A Creamy Sweet Onion Sauce

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Sometimes I Don’t Want To Cook

Sometimes we eat boxed food, and those days are glorious! No planning, no prepping, no cooking, other than 10 minutes or so. Kids were fussy and cranky all day, piles of laundry had to get done and the day after soccer I always feel quite drained. So boxed pasta and sauce it is. Throw on… Continue reading Sometimes I Don’t Want To Cook

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Roasted Veggie Pasta Sauce

Normally on the weekend Dad cooks dinner which is awesome, but today he spent the entire day trying to level out our leaning garage. So I realized pretty late that dinner was on me and I hadn't pulled any meat out of the freezer. With about an hour to spare I'm whipping up some fresh… Continue reading Roasted Veggie Pasta Sauce