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Spaghetti with Tomatoes & Basil

Spaghetti with tomatoes & basil

A light pasta dish that’s quick & easy to make and perfect for the summer.

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Mushroom Pasta Bake

Mushroom Pasta Bake

DD2(2) has recently developed a love of mushrooms.  As DD1(4.75) will currently only tolerate them raw I am keen to encourage this so I thought I would try her with a Mushroom Pasta Bake & this recipe by mamacook seemed

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Spaghetti & Quorn Meatballs

Spaghetti & Quorn meatballs

We don’t eat a huge amount of Quorn, but these meatballs are good to have in the freezer for a quick & easy meal. This recipe serves 2 – DD1(2) & I had them for our lunch & she loved

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Veggie Meatballs & Pasta

I got this recipe for veggie meatballs from katielovescooking She used an egg to bind her meatballs together, but I didn’t need it – if fact, I added more breadcrumbs to my mix as they were too wet & squishy!

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Penne Puttanesca

Pasta & olives? It sounded good to me & went down very well with the whole of the family – we will definately be having this again! I made a couple of changes to the original recipe – I didn’t

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Lentil bolognese

I saw this fabulous recipe on my WordPress reader & 10 minutes later I was making it for the kids tea! It was very easy to make & delicious – even when it was missing an onion (I had none

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Country Vegetables & Pasta

DD1 (3.8) saw a picture of this in my vegsoc magazine & asked to have it for lunch. Although they do stock some other (very tasty looking) “Amy’s Kitchen” meals at my local supermarket, they don’t do this one, so

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Sausage Pasta Bake

I asked DH for suggestions for a weekend lunch & he suggested a pasta bake. I’ve always been a bit sneery about pasta bakes – what’s the point of dirtying all those pans cooking the pasta & sauce, and then dirtying

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Spaghetti with Tomatoes, Black Olives, Garlic, and Feta

I saw this on Pinterest (follow me!)  & thought the kids would like it, but had to make a few changes…. I can’t stand capers, so there was no way they were going in.  I used cherry tomatoes & didn’t

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Pasta, Sauce & veg

This is such an easy recipe, it seems pointless to post it, but here goes. Ingredients enough pasta for 2 adults & 2 small children a good glug of olive oil 1 onion, chopped 2 cloves of garlic, crushed a

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