Swift Spaghetti with Zucchini and Artichoke Hearts

Serves 4

1 pound Spaghetti or Linguine, uncooked
2 tsp. vegetable oil
2 medium onions, thinly sliced
1 carrot, shredded
2 medium zucchini, coarsely grated
1 8 1/2-oz. can artichoke hearts, drained and quartered
2 tsp. garlic powder
1 tsp. dried parsley
Salt and pepper to taste
1/4 cup grated Romano cheese

Cook pasta according to package directions. While pasta is cooking, warm the oil in a large saucepan over medium heat. Add the onions, cover the pan and cook for 5 minutes. Add the carrot, zucchini, artichoke hearts, garlic powder and dried parsley. Cover the pan and cook for 5 more minutes.

When pasta is done, drain it well. Toss sauce with pasta, season with salt and pepper, and sprinkle with Romano cheese.