Baked Spaghetti Casserole

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This is what I’m talking about! Loads of spaghetti smothered in ricotta cheese and sour cream, topped with meaty spaghetti sauce and baked to perfection! You were saying? Uh yes, this is the weeknight dinner you have all been waiting for! This is the dinner everyone will come to, the kids, the spouse, the neighbors,… 

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Healthier Beef Chili

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Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I’m so very thankful to all my loyal readers. It’s because of you that I keep this blog going. I love to read all your comments and I thank you all for all your support. Since it’s not Thanksgiving in Canada, no turkey roast here, but I do have a hearty chili… 

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Zucchini Lasagna

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Zucchini Lasagna – low fat, low carb, ridiculously delicious and only 337 calories! This lasagna uses zucchini in place of pasta thereby reducing calories. I am so excited about this recipe. Before today if you would have told me to try zucchini lasagna I might have given you a dirty look or laughed in your… 

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Grown Up Mac and Cheese

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Sorry my friends. This may not seem fair to you that I post a mac and cheese recipe in the middle of the summer, while you’re all in your swimsuits, but I promise you I tried to make this a bit healthier. I did, I really did try. I used whole wheat pasta, I used… 

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Mexican Tater Topped Casserole

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I don’t make a lot of casseroles usually, mostly because it makes too much food and we don’t like to eat leftovers, but I do make exceptions. This is one of them! So just think of this for a moment. Tater tots, cheese, and a ground beef mixture. It screams Mexican food! And it’s impossible… 

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Lahmacun or Turkish Meat Pies

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As I’m sitting here writing this post I salivate just looking at these pictures and wish there were a couple more of these pies left. I had these for the first time years ago in Michigan from an Arabic bakery and ever since then I was hooked. I love these types of pies. Lahmacun simply… 

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Skillet Lasagna

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If you love lasagna but think it’s too much work, especially for a weeknight dinner, I have the solution for you. Skillet Lasagna! Tastes exactly the same, but in a lot less time. The ingredients are simple ingredients, you probably have in your fridge and pantry right now and in just 30 minutes you could… 

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