As a single mom, I have to make every penny stretch and it can be a challenge to find recipes that are both delicious and inexpensive. This recipe for vegetable pasta primavera is full of flavor and is perfect for early summer, when the vegetables are in season. Enjoy. Vegetable Pasta Primavera Makes six servings • 1 bunch fresh basil • 3 c. chicken broth, divided • ½ c. olive oil • 2 cloves garlic • 1 lb. fettuccine • 2 tbl. olive oil • 1 bunch green onions, chopped • 1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and chopped • 2 pinches sea salt • 2 zucchinis, diced • 1 c.
5 years ago Excerpts from the June 4, 2009 Pioneer Journal • Woman charged with gun threats A Wadena woman was charged May 28 with assault and making terroristic threats...
Now that the warm weather has finally arrived, it is time to be thinking about how to stay cool. These frozen yogurt ice pops will be a hit with both kids and adults. The tasty treats are easy to make, delicious and a healthy alternative to sugary store-bought popsicles.
Now that we are in the spring season heading towards summer and, hopefully, warmer weather, I am on the lookout for lighter meals to enjoy. The last thing I want to do on a hot, humid evening is turn my oven on. This recipe for Chicken Cashew Salad fits the bill nicely. It is a light, healthy meal that is still filling and satisfying with bold flavors including mango and cilantro. Enjoy. Chicken Cashew Salad Makes four servings • ¼ c. rice vinegar • 2 ½ Tbl. lime juice • 3 Tbl. orange juice • 1 ½ Tbl. sesame oil • 1 Tbl. canola oil • 1 Tbl. soy sauce • ½ tsp.
10 years ago Excerpts from the May 6, 2004 Pioneer Journal • Verndale deals with crossing hole A gaping hole at the Burlington Northern railroad tracks on County 23 in Verndale was a main discussion topic at the Monday Verndale City Council meeting. Dawn Nelson, Verndale city clerk, said the city has tried to contact the railroad to fix the hole, which is in the center of a crossing. The company patched the hole and said it would be back in the spring to repair it, Nelson said.
My favorite gifts to receive on Mother's Day are the ones that my children make for me. The time and love that goes into homemade gifts make them extra special. I am not a huge chocolate fan, but love white chocolate. This recipe for white chocolate fudge with pecans is very easy for children to make and is a decadent yet simple gift kids can make for their moms. I know I will be slipping the recipe to my children with a wink and a nudge. White Chocolate Fudge with Pecans Makes two and a half pounds • 1 (8 oz.) pkg. cream cheese • 4 c.