Spaghetti with Slow Simmered Meat Sauce

On cloudy, gloomy days, I always find comfort in eating a good hearty dinner. Spaghetti and sauce is such an easy meal to make, especially when I’m running low on ideas and motivation. But I still wanted to try something new, to liven up dinner. Instead of doing meat balls in marinara sauce, I wanted to try a slow simmered meat sauce instead. Serving Size: 4 (the sauce freezes well for future meals) Cook Time: 3 hours Ingredients: 2 tsp extra virgin olive oil 1 lb of lean ground beef…

Linguine with Clams and Tomato Sauce

One of the best things about connecting with fellow food bloggers are recipe exchanges! I found this amazing looking recipe for linguine with red clam sauce and just jumped on the idea of making it! I’ve always been a huge fans of the white wine and garlic sauce, but loved this rendition and just had to give it a try. Cook Time: 50 minutes Serving Size: 4 Ingredients 4 oz of pancetta, chopped 2 tsp olive oil 1 small yellow onion, diced 4 large cloves of garlic, minced 28 oz can…