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Tortellini Primavera

The word primavera refers to pasta being served with fresh vegetables. Translates to “spring pasta.” Pasta primavera is almost always a simple-to-prepare dish using fresh vegetables of the season. It’s a quick and easy meatless pasta dish that highlights seasonal vegetables. Tortellini Primavera

mashed potatoes

Garlic Mashed Potatoes

I love mashed potatoes. And I’m real particular about how I like them served. I prefer my potatoes smashed instead of whipped. The potatoes are fluffy, but still have pillow soft “lumps” for me to enjoy. Be sure to use Yukon Gold potatoes for the fluffiest, creamiest mashed potatoes you’ve ever had. Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Carb Buster Breakfast

This was the post I planned to submit for Valentine’s Day, but forgot to click the Publish button. Ooops.  Better late than never. With Valentine’s Day just a few days away, I thought I’d share a love story. Once upon a time, on a cold winter’s day, a third of an inch of snow blanketed […]

Summer Squash Fritters

Summer squash aka yellow squash is a popular vegetable in the South that took some getting used to for me. I wanted to like it because it seemed that everyone and their mama had a recipe for summer squash this or summer squash that.  And as a food obsessed northern transplant I wanted to embrace the southern […]