noodles, rice and grains

Homemade Cheeseburger Macaroni

by heidi February 3, 2014
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I’m not embarrassed to admit it. In our first days of being married—yep, that was just a feeeewww years ago—Cheeseburger Hamburger Helper was totally a favorite of my husband and mine. Maybe it’s because my mom rarely made dinner from the box that gave that dang Hamburger Helper version a […]

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Easy Parmesan Buttered Noodles

by heidi January 9, 2014
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We’re not yet two weeks into 2014, so I think that technically I can squeeze in one more ode to 2013, right? 2013 was a great year, a fabulous year in fact. It was filled with amazing opportunities and new relationships that came my way thanks to this sweet lil’ […]

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Creamy Roasted Red Pepper and Chicken Sausage Pasta and a Virtual Baby Shower

by heidi December 10, 2013
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This recipe for roasted red pepper pasta has been rattling around in my head for a while. It just needed an occasion to be born to the world. So why not deliver it in celebration of a virtual baby shower for one of my favorite food bloggers, the insanely funny […]

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Pesto Pasta Recipe

by heidi August 13, 2013
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Simpler summer days call for a simple summer recipe and nothing’s simpler than a basic Pesto Pasta Recipe that even a 9 year old could work up. Or clean up. Today I spent a good chunk of time teaching Smudge one of the finer skills in life. One that will […]

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Classic Shrimp Macaroni Salad Recipe

by heidi June 4, 2013
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Isn’t it funny how so many favorite recipes come from the kitchens of cooks who don’t consider themselves anything other than average? They aren’t culinary trained, they haven’t worked behind the line at fine restaurants and have never fathomed the thought of authoring a cookbook. Or even a food bloggity […]

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