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Zucchini Lasagna

Zucchini Lasagna: Zucchini seems to be growing in popularity, and it makes sense when you look at how healthy and versatile it is.  I’ve seen it used in everything from brownies to “boats”.  And it makes for an excellent guilt-free lasagna….

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Pumpkin Fettuccine Alfredo

Pumpkin Fettuccine Alfredo:  healthified fall comfort food. Here’s a nice recipe to work off of, from CookieandKate.com (and see a few posts of mine, listed below, for more healthy pasta dinner ideas) Make this dish as healthified as you choose- whole…

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Avocado Asparagus Orzo

Avocado asparagus orzo with basil and garlic: healthier than your average cream sauce pasta, this version calls for 2 avocados (good fat) to give it that creamy taste without the heaps of saturated fat. I worked off of this recipe, from RubberCowgirl.com, and decided…

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Pasta Night! Healthified Pesto Pasta

Enjoy an easy and guilt free Italian dinner, with this pesto pasta recipe (red wine and Andrea Bocelli are recommended with the meal). The key to making this healthy is the substitution of 99% fat free cream of mushroom soup (or cream…

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Creamy Avocado Zucchini “Pasta”

What a good ideaaa..use avocado in place of butter or cream, adding garlic, basil, red pepper flakes, and whatever else you desire!  And forget boring old spaghetti- use a “veggettie” (found mine at Bed Bath & Beyond) to cut your…

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Spaghetti…Squash? Easy, Healthy, Deelish!

Curiouser and curiouser!  Crack this shiny yellow veggie open and find strands of squash masquerading as spaghetti!  All while offering less calories/carbs and more nutrients!  How am I just now cooking with this delightfully peculiar vegetable? The best part of…

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Pesto Pasta

Another quick dinner that is way healthier than any restaurant version of pesto pasta.  I found the pesto mix at my local grocery store.  Pesto in itself isn’t unhealthy, it’s the oil that is mixed with it that adds the…

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