As the age-old saying goes: Kid cannot live on buttered noodles alone. That’s why we’ve combed through oodles of noodles recipes so you can keep your pasta-loving crowd happy and mix up your dinner routine! Click through the gallery for 50 recipes that put a new twist on classic pasta.

Cheesy Hamburger Pasta Skillet

This one’s a winner! Courtesy of Boulder Locavore, this recipe only takes 25 minutes and one pot to make. Plus, it’s like a cheeseburger in pasta form, and guaranteed to be a kid hit. Get the recipe here.

photo: Boulder Locavore

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— Abigail Matsumoto & Susie Foresman


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