Easy Spaghetti and Meatballs Recipe

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Quick, easy and really, really good ! Try it today and let me know what you thought!


  • 1 lb. of lean ground beef
  • 1/2 cup of Italian seasoned dry bread crumbs
  • 1 egg
  • 1 jar of pasta sauce
  • 8 oz of spaghetti, cooked and drained


  1. In a medium bowl, combine ground beef, bread crumbs and egg.
  2. Shape into 12 meatballs.
  3. In a 3-quart saucepan, bring pasta sauce to a boil over medium heat.
  4. Gently stir in meatballs.
  5. Reduce heat to low and simmer covered, stirring occasionally, about 20 minutes or until meatballs are no longer pink in the centre.
  6. Serve over hot spaghetti, sprinkled with shredded Parmesan cheese.

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Hanna Trafford

Hanna is the mother of two grown sons Dan and Dusan Nedelko, and is also the Grandmother to Jax, Cohen and Mila. She is the lead editor of Mama Knows and is hoping to create an exchange of communications with other grandmothers, mothers and daughters - giving everyone the opportunity to learn and share about everything that is "Mama"