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Use Your Noodle To Prepare For National Spaghetti Day!

Did you know that January 4th is National Spaghetti Day?  As if you need a good reason to indulge in a big bowl of pasta, but if you did, January 4th is it!  Keep reading for the recipe for Spaghetti Sauce from my Italian Grandma and learn some proper pasta making tips! Spaghetti is the very… Continue reading Use Your Noodle To Prepare For National Spaghetti Day!

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Something Else To Make with Leftover Spaghetti Sauce! Everyone’s Favorite Italian Dinner – The BEST Chicken Parmesan Recipe You’ll Ever Have

Here is another great kid-friendly recipe that's perfect as the nights start to cool off.  Chicken Parmesan is probably the dish that I cook most often for dinner guests.  It's even the very first thing that DJ made me for dinner when we started dating.  He was the Chicken Parmesan expert, and then he passed… Continue reading Something Else To Make with Leftover Spaghetti Sauce! Everyone’s Favorite Italian Dinner – The BEST Chicken Parmesan Recipe You’ll Ever Have

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Use Up Your Leftovers! Try This Simple Three Cheese Meat Lasagna Recipe

This recipe was inspired from some leftover ragu/meat sauce that I had in the fridge.  The recipe for the ragu (or meat sauce) uses my crockpot spaghetti sauce recipe, and ground beef and pork, then is simmered for 20 minutes (or longer).  If you don't have any leftover meat sauce in your fridge, use your… Continue reading Use Up Your Leftovers! Try This Simple Three Cheese Meat Lasagna Recipe

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Weeknight Meal Solution: 30 Minute Pasta With Meat Sauce Recipe | Traditional Italian Ragu Recipe

If you're looking for a quick and easy week night meat solution, this 30 minute pasta with meat sauce is the recipe for you!  This recipe uses leftover crockpot spaghetti sauce, but if you don't have any leftover, or are looking to start from scratch, click here for an easy crockpot spaghetti sauce recipe that… Continue reading Weeknight Meal Solution: 30 Minute Pasta With Meat Sauce Recipe | Traditional Italian Ragu Recipe

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30 Minute Dinner Idea! Pepperoni Pizza Lasagna Roll Recipe

I wanted to add something new to our weekly menu, and at the same time, use up a couple things in the fridge and pantry.  I always have spaghetti sauce in the fridge, and it just so happened that this week I had leftover cheese, and pepperoni - pepperoni is one of Anthony's favorite snacks!… Continue reading 30 Minute Dinner Idea! Pepperoni Pizza Lasagna Roll Recipe

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Give Spaghetti and Meatballs A New Twist with Surprise Meatballs! Easy Kid- Approved Cheese Stuffed Meatballs Recipe

This is another family recipe that has been passed down from D.J.'s grandma, to his Mom, and then to D.J., and finally, D.J. taught me this recipe.  I love these family recipes, I like to channel D.J.'s Mom when I make anything that uses her Spaghetti Sauce, or really anything Italian.   Surprise Meatballs are… Continue reading Give Spaghetti and Meatballs A New Twist with Surprise Meatballs! Easy Kid- Approved Cheese Stuffed Meatballs Recipe

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Easy Dinner Idea – 20 Minute Mini Spaghetti Pie Recipe

Does your family have that one recipe that they always end up turning to in a dinner crunch, or when you just can't think of what the heck to make for dinner?  For our family, that is our spaghetti sauce (why I haven't written a better post for this yet, I'm not sure... but be sure… Continue reading Easy Dinner Idea – 20 Minute Mini Spaghetti Pie Recipe

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January 4th Is National Spaghetti Day! Celebrate with Homemade Spaghetti and Crockpot Spaghetti Sauce!

Today is National Spaghetti Day, but really, do we need a holiday for excuse to cozy up to a bowl?   To honor the holiday, try our favorite spaghetti recipe.  The spaghetti sauce recipe was given to me by DJ's Italian grandma and best of all, it cooks up in the crockpot! If you're feeling adventurous,… Continue reading January 4th Is National Spaghetti Day! Celebrate with Homemade Spaghetti and Crockpot Spaghetti Sauce!