you want to talk about high time in boyworld, baby...that's it! it safe to say that tonight everyone learned a little something new...for example, how to deconstruct the plumbing without causing a flood...what exactly lies behind the mysterious bathtub wall...& how to properly wield a crow bar to achieve maximum removal of old object without harming things that will remain. all in all...a very productive evening!
needless to say, all this manual labor brings on a hearty appetite & so tonight for what's cooking wednesday it was a...
cheesy pasta bake
cook 8 oz. pasta (i like whole wheat shells for this) & drain
melt 1/4 c. butter on low then stir in 4 T. flour til mixed well...add 2 c. milk & continue to stir until bechamel sauce is thickened...turn off heat & add nutmeg, salt & pepper to taste
add cooked pasta, 1/2 c. gruyere grated & 1/4 c. parmesan grated to bechamel sauce...mix well then place in a casserole dish
add a layer of gruyere & parmesan to top of dish...sprinkle with oregano
bake at 350 for 18-22 minutes