Archive for 'Tag Archives: 'pasta''

Linguine with White Clam Sauce

Linguine with White Clam Sauce

By: Jodie Shield, RDN One of my New Year’s resolutions this year was to eat more seafood and to use more  fresh ingredients. Here is a recipe for Linguine with White Clam Sauce that incorporates both. [...]

Two-Way Tetrazzini

Two-Way Tetrazzini

Go ahead and use turkey or chicken in this light, creamy Italian pasta dish! By: Jodie Shield, RDN After roasting a big, juicy turkey, one of the things I am most thankful for are the leftovers. [...]

15 Ingredients Every Kitchen Must Have

15 Ingredients Every Kitchen Must Have

What’s for dinner? 15 Ingredients = 5 Healthy Meals.   By: Jodie Shield, RDN When you’re starving and in a hurry, what do you cook? Here are 15 ingredients to always keep on hand so a delicious [...]

Pasta Pronto

Pasta Pronto

Transform ordinary pasta into an extraordinary healthy primavera feast! By: Jodie Shield, RDN If you can boil noodles, you can make this quick, easy, and healthy pasta dish. Skip buying expensive spaghetti sauce. Simply jazz up [...]

Tortellini Soup

Tortellini Soup

Soup-er easy homemade Italian soup – Mmmm good! By: Jodie Shield, RD It’s still single digits in Chi-beria  – that’s the new name for Chicago!  This frigid weather has compelled me to share one more delicious [...]

Oh, the Pastabilities!

Oh, the Pastabilities!

March is National Noodle Month By: Jodie Shield, RD If you could use only one word to describe the perfect family meal, what would it be? Versatile? Convenient? Economical? Healthy? Delicious?  I would use the word [...]

Homemade Pasta Bolognese – Quick and Easy

Homemade Pasta Bolognese – Quick and Easy

By: Jodie Shield, RD Some of you were wondering where I get my inspiration for recipes.  Great question!  One of my all time favorites is the Barefoot Contessa. I love how she uses fresh ingredients and [...]

Pasta – Cooked To Perfection!

Pasta – Cooked To Perfection!

By: Jodie Shield, RD Thanks for your tremendous response to my Linguine with White Clam Sauce recipe!  Several of you asked about how to actually cook the pasta.  So many good questions ranging from, “Do I have [...]

Perfect Pasta Sauce: Tomato-Basil

Perfect Pasta Sauce: Tomato-Basil

By: Jodie Shield, RD   Now that you know how to cook the perfect pasta (see my previous blog), here’s my secret recipe for making pasta sauce that’s fresh, quick and easy, and bursting with flavor. [...]

Classic Spaghetti and Meatballs

Classic Spaghetti and Meatballs

Can this recipe be saved? By: Jodie Shield, RD Classic Spaghetti and Meat Balls (makes 6 servings) As promised, here is my family’s favorite spaghetti and meat ball recipe.  To lower the fat content, use ground turkey [...]