Category Archives: Squash

Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese

6 weeks until our wedding! I have given up sweets for Lent (except for dark chocolate), and so far it hasn’t been too much of a struggle. I am lucky because my birthday usually falls during Lent so I can … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Spaghetti Squash and Meatballs

I just wanted to share this method I found on Pinterest yesterday: putting a halved spaghetti squash in the slow cooker with sauce and frozen meatballs. It is from Spaghetti and meatballs, for me, is already a cooking cop-out … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash Risotto

When I was in college, I used to buy frozen blocks of butternut squash puree, and eat them as my side dish all the time. Squash was probably only vegetable I consumed during my four years. And I’m pretty sure … Continue reading

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Buffalo Chicken Spaghetti Squash

I made this for today’s Patriots play-off game, and as the Pats managed to squeeze out a win against the Ravens, I now consider this dish lucky. I love football snacks, but they are not always the healthiest, so I … Continue reading

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Stuffed Acorn Squash

*Originally posted October 13, 2014 October is wonderful in so many ways. We got a farm share delivery this weekend, and it is clearly harvest time! As part of a huge bounty, we got acorn squash, the cutest little gourd … Continue reading

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Swiss Chard and Spaghetti Squash Gratin

*Originally posted March 21, 2014 I swear once the marathon is over, I am going to do a cheese-cleanse, and not eat dairy products for a week.  I cannot stop eating cheese, but seeing how I burned 2000+ calories on … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Thai Butternut Squash Soup

*Originally posted February 2, 2014 I’m obsessed with squash soup lately, and I love how this recipe changes it up a bit.  Plus, I’ve lost a few pounds from my marathon training this year that I didn’t want to lose … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Butternut Squash Soup

*Originally posted January 20, 2014 I have a butternut squash recipe from the “Bouchon” cook book that I have been making for a while, but with my I decided to try making it in the slow cooker instead.  It was so … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Squash and Chorizo Bake

*Originally posted September 2013 My friend hosted a fall foods pot luck last night, and the selection was tremendous.  Fall is my favorite time of year, not only for the cool, dry weather, but for the return of comfort food. … Continue reading

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Gnocchi with Brown Butter Sage Sauce

*Originally posted April 7, 2013 This recipe is based off of one I found on, but I changed it to make it a little easier, and despite the use of a brown butter sauce, it has less butter than … Continue reading

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