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Cheater Macaroni and Cheese

I talked up my super-easy macaroni and cheese method while trying a new (and pretty meh) method of cooking the noodles in milk.  I’m going to share the cheater magic with you. Things you need: Noodles. Elbows are nice, spaghetti … Continue reading

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Macaroni and Cheese Cooked in Milk

Okay, so I’m kind of a macaroni and cheese connoisseur, something I alluded to in my last post.  Macaroni and cheese with a huge side of vegetables comprised a huge and embarrassing percentage of my single dinners.  Gavin thinks we eat … Continue reading

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Pasta with Creamy Avocado Sauce

I found the idea for this recipe on Pinterest, but adapted it to make less mess and only serve one.  Don’t try to make enough for leftovers — the avocado in the sauce means it won’t keep! You’ll need: 4 … Continue reading

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Kitchen Hack: Cook Your Pasta in Less Water

I saw a hack where you cook pasta in less water, and start the water cold.  I often cook my pasta in less water than is “recommended” but I’ve never tried starting it with the cold water before.  Here’s the … Continue reading

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