Monday, July 16, 2012

Meal Plan Monday #Menu & Pasta Salad #Recipe

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This weeks Menu Plan 


14. Chicken and dumplings, Mac and cheese, carrots
15. Hungarian Beef Goulash (new) , Good bread
16.  EAT OUT DAY
17.  EAT OUT DAY
18.  Homemade pizza
19.  BBQ ribs, corn on the cob & sweet potatoes
20.  Hamburger gravy, rice and green beans
21.  Crock Pot Steak Burritos , chips and salsa


With it being so hot I want to heat up the kitchen less and less.  That means more slow cooker meals and salads.  One of our new favorites is Pasta Salad.  I'm sure you all have a favorite twist to this recipe.  This is how we're liking it here at the Zoo. 



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Tricolor pasta (boiled with a pinch of salt and then drained)
red bell pepper
green bell pepper
purple onion
cheese cubes (which ever you like)
cucumber
tomato
1/2 bottle of Italian salad dressing
pepperoni or ham (optional)  

Toss it all together and then refrigerate for about an hour before serving.

Perfect for hot days and picnics.