BLT Pasta Salad 2-1/2 cups uncooked bow tie pasta 6 cups torn romaine lettuce 1 medium tomato, diced 4 bacon strips, cooked and crumbled 1/2 cup ranch dressing 1 Tablespoon barbecue sauce 1/4 teaspoon pepper INSTRUCTIONS Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain. Then rinse pasta under cold water. In a large bowl, combine the romaine lettuce, tomato, bacon and pasta. Drizzle the ranch dressing and barbecue sauce over the top. Gently toss to coat evenly. Season with pepper.
~EASY Chicken ~ crock pot, Judith's comment: we never use 'pre mixed 'products in our kitchen, so when i viewed this recipe i thought...umm, i can do this with homemade chicken stock, garlic, onion and my herbs just as easy with less salt and preservatives. it was very good, easy peezy.
Crockpot : brown ground beef with chopped onion and garlic -- to crockpot add beef, tomato sauce, stewed tomatoes, oregano, Italian seasoning -- cook on low 6 - 7 hours -- stir in fresh spinach, cooked bow-tie pasta, parmesan and mozzarella cheeses -- cook on high 30 min