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Pasta with Garlic Breadcrumbs and Asparagus

Who doesn’t love garlic and bread?! Well, putting them over pasta is not just for mac’ and cheese anymore! Try this Mom Uptown Original Recipe for Pasta with Garlic Breadcrumbs and Asparagus. Scale the recipe to use up any leftover bread, or make the…

April 16, 2023
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Lemon-Parmesan Chicken and Farro Bowls

Are you looking for a healthy, fresh, whole-grain dinner? Check out this Lemon-Parmesan Chicken and Farro Bowls from AllRecipes for a delicious weeknight meal! Rating: A- How to make it an A+: Very easy and a great flavor, though I do prefer a parmesan-crusted…

March 5, 2023
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Herby Shrimp-and-Feta Bake

Well, it’s been almost a year since we’ve visited a restaurant, but this Martha Stewart recipe took me back to pre-pandemic life! My husband and I ate this dinner (which sort of felt like an appetizer) right out of the hot skillet with a…

January 21, 2021
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Warm Brussels-Sprout Dip

About last night!!! I had a little social distancing shindig that just screamed fall. We sat around a fire and enjoyed three courses of simple, tasty food. First up, this Warm Brussels-Sprout Dip from Martha Stewart Living! Details below! Rating: A- How to make…

October 7, 2020
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Blueberry-Buttermilk Muffins

Sundays are for baking! Especially on a rainy one like today! Give your weekend a boost with these Blueberry-Buttermilk Muffins from Real Simple magazine! Details below. Rating: B+ How to make it an A+: These are tasty, but I am not a lemon-zest-in-my-blueberry-muffins kind…

August 16, 2020
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Whole-Wheat Penne with Marinated Feta and Arugula

Looking for a healthy pasta dish?? Well here is something not only healthy, but quick!!! This Whole-Wheat Penne with Marinated Feta and Arugula, from Real Simple, calls for Greek yogurt instead of cream so you can indulge in flavor without guilt! Details below. Rating:…

July 10, 2020
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Creamy Pappardelle Primavera

Here’s a lovely, weeknight meal for you! Real Simple’s Creamy Pappardelle Primavera just tastes of spring! Enjoy this creamy pasta in just twenty minutes! Details below. Rating: A How to make it an A+: This is simple and tasty. It just won’t “wow” you,…

April 30, 2020
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Pasta with Garlic Breadcrumbs and Asparagus

Who doesn’t love garlic and bread?! And, don’t worry, putting them over pasta is not just for Mac’ & Cheese anymore! Try this Mom Uptown Original Recipe for Pasta with Garlic Breadcrumbs and Asparagus. Scale the recipe to use up any leftover bread, or…

February 11, 2020