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Broccoli Ricotta Pasta Toss

Here is my entry for this week’s Presto Pasta Nights. Be sure to visit Ruth at Once Upon a Feast on Friday and check out all the great pasta meals listed. I found this recipe, Broccoli-Ricotta Pasta Toss, for my entry and decided to give it a try. I made a few changes for what … Continue reading

Pasta and Peas with Pancetta

I’m revisiting my recipe I had already posted here on my blog for pasta and peas for two reasons. First it’s a really simple and easy to make dish but I wanted to zing it up with a bit of flavor from pancetta (pronounced pan-chet-ta). The second reason to spice up this dish was I was … Continue reading

Basil and Mozzarella Risotto

Oh I love the creamy and wonderful flavor of a risotto. This is my entry for the 3rd birthday celebration of Presto Pasta Nights. The host this week is the creator of PPN, Ruth at Once Upon a Feast. So be sure to go visit on Friday for the whole round-up and celebrate the goodness of … Continue reading

Presto Pasta Nights

Welcome to Presto Pasta Nights #152. I am so excited to be the host this week, my very first time. And this is my 50th post!!  PPN’s founder is Ruth from Once Upon a Feast ! Next week PPN is three years old and Ruth will be the host for #153. With three years worth of pasta … Continue reading

Homemade lasagna

This is my Presto Pasta Night entry. If you are like me, you don’t measure or write down when notes when you impulsively come up with a new recipe or food idea. That means you will struggle to repeat the wonderful tasty dish again. I made homemade lasagna, meaning fresh pasta noodles from scratch & fresh … Continue reading

News and tidbits

Well I just hit 100 fans on my Facebook page for Italian Mama Chef. I am super psyched about that! So much so that I am giving away a cookbook to one of those first 100 fans. Be sure to add IMC to your list of friends on FB for all the latest updates to … Continue reading