An Italian dish full of sausage and
veggies that’s guaranteed to put a smile on your face, and a napkin on your
lap. The preparation takes about half an hour, with a bake time of 25 minutes,
a setting time of 10 minutes, and serves ten of your hungriest family or
friends. This hearty meal is ideal for those weekend warriors set to do some
renovations at their home or cottage. Serve with a side salad, garlic bread,
and your choice of wine, and you’ve got the makings of a trip to Italy without
leaving the comforts of your home.
halved lengthwise and sliced
sauce14 oz. pasta sauce
part-skimmed mozzarella cheese
Preheat oven to 350° F.
Cook pasta according to package directions
for al dente; drain and transfer to greased 13 x 9 inch baking dish.
Fry sausage in a large skillet over medium
heat until no longer pink, about 6-8 minutes, breaking into crumbles. Drain and
remove from pan.
In same skillet, heat butter and oil over
medium-high heat. Add onion, carrot, oregano, salt and pepper. Cook 5 minutes
and stir frequently. Add zucchini, mushroom and garlic. Cook 6 – 8 minutes or
until vegetables are tender. Be sure to stir often.
Add tomato sauce, pasta sauce, and sausage.
Pour the mixture over pasta. Sprinkle with cheese.
Cover casserole with foil coated with
cooking spray. Bake 10 minutes. Uncover. Bake until golden brown and cheese is
melted, 15-20 minutes longer. Let stand 10 minutes before serving.
Once dinner is done, and you’ve had
your last sip of wine, I’m sure you’ll be ready to escape into your living room
for some much-needed quiet time. Why not make a cup of tea, then relax with one
of my books? May I suggest a nostalgic visit to Fairy
Falls or perhaps go back in
time with The
Just remember to breathe once in a while as you’re being led on a bumpy,
unpredictable ride along with my characters.
The only witness left to testify against an unsolved crime in Fairy Falls isn’t a person…
City born and bred, Hart Stewart possesses the gift of psychometry—the psychic ability to discover facts about an event or person by touching inanimate objects associated with them. Since his mother’s death, seventeen-year-old Hart has endured homelessness, and has learned ways to keep his illiteracy under wraps. He eventually learns of a great-aunt living in Fairy Falls, and decides to leave the only life he’s ever known for an uncertain future.
Diana MacGregor lives in Fairy Falls. Her mother was a victim of a senseless murder. Only Diana’s unanswered questions and her grief keeps her going, until Hart finds her mother’s lost ring and becomes a witness to her murder.
Through Hart’s psychic power, Diana gains hope for justice. Their investigation leads them into the corrupt world threatening Fairy Falls. To secure the town’s future, Hart and Diana must join forces to uncover the shocking truth, or they risk losing the true essence of Fairy Falls forever.
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