Tag Archives: penne

Basil Pesto Pasta with Roasted Vegetables

I thought this was really good! My kids thought it was okay, and husband said it would have been better if the veggies had been softer. SIGH. rating: 8.5 Basil Pesto Pasta with Roasted Vegetables (http://www.joyfulhealthyeats.com) Ingredients: 1 lb. of … Continue reading

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Springtime Vegetarian Minestrone Soup

Yes, I am aware that it is winter. I have never loved minestrone but I thought I would give it another chance. And you know what? This soup was good! My kids picked out various veggies, but husband and I … Continue reading

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Creamy Garlic Penne Pasta

This was really, really good! I was surprised by how good it is, because I just feel like there is nothing to it! We all really liked this, especially my 5 year old, who doesn’t care for any pasta except … Continue reading

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“Chicken” Caesar Pasta Salad

Another win for Pinterest! This dish was SO good! My 8 year old said it’s probably the second-best thing I’ve ever made! 🙂 Husband loved it, too! I did add more lettuce than this calls for, and I used a … Continue reading

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Greek Salad Penne

Wow, this pasta is good! I wasn’t sure how the yellow pepper would fit into the Greek salad “taste”, but it totally did! I added a little bit more olives and feta, since we all love olives and feta here. … Continue reading

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Grape Tomato, Olive, and Spinach Pasta

This pasta was so good and flavorful, and that amazes me, because there’s just not a lot to it! I used ziti instead of penne (because that’s what I had on hand- plus a little bit of rotini), and I … Continue reading

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Penne alla Vodka

I checked this cookbook out from the library, and just by thumbing through it, I knew the recipes would be good, so I immediately ordered it from Amazon! All the recipes just sounded so good, and LOOKED so good (lots … Continue reading

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