The fall season can be a busy time for many families. As soon as October comes around, calendars fill up with school events, fall activities, and other extracurricular activities. There’s a lot of running around to and from school and to and from sports activities. All of the running around can leave families feeling a little stressed, overwhelmed, and may cause feelings of burn out. The fall season (October, November, December) can also be a stressful time of year because it’s the holiday season. It’s a season of preparing for holidays, cooking often, and visiting with family and friends.
The fall season doesn’t have to be stressful! If you are feeling the effects of running around too much this time of year, then it’s time to take a well deserved break. Take a break from cooking at home and avoid a mess. Head over to Buca di Beppo and enjoy a family dinner out! It will be a nice break from your busy mom routine and it’s something the whole family will love!
Did you know that it’s World Pasta Month? My family loves pasta! We aren’t the only ones. Pasta is so popular in the United States that 24% of the global consumption of pasta is by Americans – the largest of any country in the world. Americans consume 6 billion pounds of pasta each year with the average American consuming 20 pounds of pasta annually. Everyone loves pasta, and personalization. At Buca di Beppo, you can Create Your Own Pasta Bowl and get creative with the different flavor combinations below! Enjoy an Italian pasta feast this fall for this celebratory event to enjoy some and in honor of pasta.
Step 1: Pick Your Pasta – spaghetti, linguine, penne, rigatoni or cavatappi.
Step 2: Select Your Sauce – marinara, alfredo, garlic olive oil, rosa, pesto or meat sauce.
Step 3: Choose Your Veggies – (Up to three) diced roma tomatoes, sun-dried tomatoes, roasted red peppers, artichokes, sautéed mushrooms, broccoli, spinach, green peas or sliced red onions.
Step 4: Pick Your Protein – chicken, prosciutto, meatballs, spicy sausage or mild sausage.
Step 5: Season It – Add a pinch or a handful of crush red pepper and/or poached garlic.
When I go to Buca di Beppo soon, I’m going to choose the following for my pasta bowl: spaghetti, marinara, sun-dried tomatoes, meatballs, and garlic! Yum!
Don’t forget, Buca di Beppo is a great option during the holidays for family dinners or event catering. Save yourself some time and hassle and consider having Buca di Beppo help you out with your holiday festivities.
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While you are here, enter the #PastaSelfie Sweepstakes! Share on Instagram for a daily chance to win a $100 Buca di Beppo gift card.
How to enter:
1. SNAP IT! Take a pic of your Create Your Own Pasta dish at Buca di Beppo or your favorite pasta dish.
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3. WIN IT! You could WIN a $100 Buca di Beppo gift card* You will automatically be entered and your Instagram photo will be displayed in the gallery below!
*One winner will be randomly selected each day to receive a $100 Buca di Beppo digital egift card.
Another Chance to Win a Buca di Beppo Gift Card
Plus, here’s another chance to win a Buca di Beppo gift card! To enter to win, you must leave a comment on this post with your favorite pasta dish or recipe. Enter using the widget provided below. One lucky reader will win and get the chance to take a break and enjoy a dinner out at Buca di Beppo!