This is one of my recipes that is easy to make after work, while camping, in advance of camping and then warmed up, etc. I named it "Noodly Surprise" when one of the Scouts in our Troop was trying to put it on a meal plan for a campout. The "surprise" part is that you can substitute some of the ingredients and make it with whatever you have handy. What you end up with is a big dish of pasta that has some protein and a lot of vegetables. Add a glass of milk, or some cheese, and you have all of your food groups in a yummy dinner that makes lots of leftovers for lunches. The leftovers are even good hot or cold. Ingredients 1 package of pasta (any noodles or spaghetti that you have) 1 jar of pasta sauce (any kind, or make your own) 1 lb of ground meat (hamburger, chicken Italian sausage, bison, lamb) 1 chopped onion (I like yellow sweet onions, but anything is fine) 1 lb of frozen peas and carrots, or 2 chopped zucchini (or canned peas and carrots if you are
I am a middle-aged father of two. I work in Seattle and live in the suburbs. I do all of the normal Dad stuff. I am a Scout leader, I do outdoor stuff, I repair things, cook things, buy things, etc.