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Mediterranean Spaghetti with Eggplants, Broccoli & Garlic-herb Tomatoes topped with Feta Cheese

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I love pasta! I love it for its convenience, versatility and friendliness.   I can have it pretty much every day, but I try to limit to once a week.  If I am running low on time, or when I am trying to save items from the fridge, pasta can act as my savior.  If you’re looking for a healthy pasta dish with full on flavor then read on.  The ingredients blend well together and the feta cheese is such a great add-on.  I used eggplants and broccoli: eggplants for me, broccoli for the girls…oh and the light tomato sauce is mostly for my hub, not to mention all the nutritional benefits of the loaded garlic, lycopene benefits.  In addition, the leftover sauce (non-cooked) can be used in meats to add flavor, or a salsa dip.  The feta cheese is optional and my girls did opt out from the cheese, but my hub and I did not.

To read more on lycopene benefits, specially for your skin, I found this blog pretty helpful.  http://lycopene-face-creams.blogspot.com/

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  • http://dimplearts.com/blog Julia @ DimpleArts Photography

    This sounds good. Pasta always saves me when I am short on time and ingredients:) Great idea.

  • Frombuenosairestoparis

    I love the type of dish….so “spring that’s sprung”!

  • Jessica

    oh my!! I would love to indulge in this right now! Looks delicious.

  • http://www.takingonmagazines.com Themomchef

    Oh, that looks fantastic. I love the fact that you pulled together so many healthy vegetables. Hope you’re well!

  • Becky

    I love all the veggies in the pasta, and with feta cheese, wonderful, very healthy, and I’m sure that it tastes soo good.

  • http://www.cheapbeets.wordpress.com Molly Parr

    Oh wow, this looks amazing, and I think I have everything in the house to make this dish happen! Thanks for the terrific recipe.

  • http://twitter.com/Diethood Kate Pet

    This is my kind of meal! Beautiful!

  • http://happywhennothungry.wordpress.com/ Happy When Not Hungry

    This dish looks so healthy and delicious! Love your plate too!

  • http://chefwanabe.com Anna

    Yummmm…Garlicky, I could eat past everyday too. This is a beautiful combination.

  • tasteofbeirut

    Delicious pasta and I like how you are not afraid to use garlic!

  • http://healthyfortwo.wordpress.com Tessakranz

    Oh man, this is the kind of thing I LOVE! This looks so yummy!

  • http://MyTastyHandbook.com Adelina Badalyan

    Yes… I do love garlic so I am not shy at all based on the above ingredients. Thanks everyone for your comments.

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