{Crock Pot} Marinara Sauce with Italian Sausage

My family communicates primarily through food. While your mom might send a group text to your siblings with a “happy Thursday, love you!”, my mom starts the group text with “wondering whether to do a peanut sauce or a curry with the greens?” or “what’s everyone making tonight?”. These texts then lead to a discussion, […]

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Italian Spaghetti Squash Bake

I wasn’t too thrilled about seeing more and more spaghetti squash recipes all over the internet. I’d tried it before, but was always disappointed in the bland flavor. We’re huge squash and pumpkin fiends in my family; my standards are high because I know how delicious an exquisite kabocha squash is with nothing more than […]

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Ravioli Bake for a Crowd

“Canned food is a perversion,” Ignatius said. “I suspect that it is ultimately very damaging to the soul.”  – Confederacy of Dunces, by John Kennedy Toole.  Although I generally agree with eccentric Igantius’ aversion to packaged foods, desperate times call for desperate measures. Desperate times include those times when your BF reminds you that weeks […]

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