Light Pasta & Veggie Salad

This is a yummy pasta and veggie salad that I came up with that is absolutely delicious!  I love it because it's light and doesn't make me feel like I'm completely stuffed!  :) Light Pasta & Veggie Salad 1 Box Pasta (Macaroni or Bowties Work Best) 2 Cups Broccoli, Cooked and Cut Up 1 Cup Cherry Tomatoes, Cut In Half 1 Cup Corn Kernels, Cooked 2 Carrots, Sliced 1/3 Cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil 3 Tablespoons Lemon Juice 1/2 Teaspoon Salt 1/3 Teaspoon Pepper Cook the pasta as … [Read more...]

Pork Lo Mein

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Soup: Herbed Mushroom Barley Soup

Herbed Mushroom Barley Soup Makes 8-10 Servings INGREDIENTS: 3 Tablespoons Crisco® Butter Shortening 1 1/2 Cups Chopped Onion 1 Cup Chopped Carrots 1 Cup Chopped Celery 2 Teaspoons Minced Garlic 1 1/2 Pounds Sliced Mushrooms 3 1/2 Quarts Chicken Broth 1 1/2 Cups Quick-Cooking Barley, Prepared According to Package Directions 1/4 Teaspoon Ground Nutmeg 1 Teaspoon Dried Thyme 1 Tablespoon Fresh Dill 2 Tablespoons Fresh Parsley Salt and Pepper, To TasteDIRECTIONS: Melt shortening in Dutch oven … [Read more...]