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Chicken Bruschetta Pasta

One of my favorite appetizers is bruschetta, and this dish highlights its delicious flavors in a bowl of pasta that impresses and satisfies. This recipe is perfect for summer because tomatoes are at their ripest and most plentiful. Unlike a heavy and rich bolognese, the sauce is light and won't leave you feeling weighed down…

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Walnut Basil Pesto Pasta with Modern Table Meals

Modern TableFinding healthy ways to make Italian food can be challenging. With all the carbs, cheese and heavy meat sauces you may find yourself feeling guilty after a meal. I recently swapped out my regular pasta and tried Modern Table Meals. This brand of healthy pastas are a delicious alternative to the traditional Italian variety. Made with bean and lentils, these pastas have 14g of protein and 5g of fiber without compromising any flavor. The pastas are also gluten, dairy, and soy free. They’re non-GMO Project verified and made without artificial colors or preservatives. Using 2 of their varieties, I made a yummy Turkey Sausage Marinara Penne and a Walnut Basil & Parsley Rotini. See Recipe for these tasty sauces below!

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9 Spaghetti Squash Recipes That You and Family Will Love

spaghetti squashWhen I told my husband I was making spaghetti squash,  he looked at me with a bit of confusion. We all know spaghetti AND squash,  but the concept of them together as one is quite unfamiliar to most. Spaghetti squash is an amazing vegetable, it has the appearance and taste of squash but when cooked, the flesh turns into strands that are similar to spaghetti. This transformation allows you to use this versatile vegetable in some very unconventional ways. Here is a simple preparation to unlock the magic of spaghetti squash and some of flavorful recipes to make this vegetable the main dish in your house.

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Lemon Shrimp Scampi Pasta

There is nothing like an elegant homemade dish that is quick to prepare for yourself or the whole family. Lemon Shrimp Scampi Pasta is a twist on a classic seafood dish that will leave you wanting more. The most important element to this pasta is the tender and juicy shrimp. The lemon juice adds a brightness to the…

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