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Spinach Pesto

Spinach is a wonder food. Even Popeye knew it back in the 40s and 50’s. It is full of calcium, lutine, and lots of vitamin A. Truly a powerhouse in nutrition. It’s easy to grow, and is a cold weather veggie, making it perfect for early Spring and late Summer gardens. It’s prolific, and if …

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Bacon Bolognese

Are you ready for some BAAAA-CON??? My kids practically BEG for bacon bolognese weekly! You can use dried pasta, like elbows (pictured here) or you can use homemade fettuccine noodles as well. Both are awesome in this! I don’t eat pork, so I use turkey bacon, but you could easily add pork bacon if you …

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baked spaghetti

Baked Spaghetti

What’s a busy mom to do with a hungry family and nothing “pulled out” for dinner?  Well, I don’t like to be in that situation, because it usually leads to eating out.  And that drains the pocketbook FAST.  But, let’s be realistic, shall we?  It’s confession time:  I am not perfect… I’ll wait until the …

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