Archive For The “Quick meals” Category

Easy Wonton Soup

Easy Wonton Soup

Summer and soups almost don’t seem to go together, but they do in this case. One, this is perfect for hot summer nights because it’s easy to prepare and doesn’t take a long time to cook, thus keeping the kitchen cool. It’s light enough for when it’s just so hot you don’t want to move…

Print Friendly
Chicken with Basil & String Beans

Chicken with Basil & String Beans

I’m trying to clean up my drafts folders and noticed that this dish, another regular on our quick weekday menu hasn’t found it’s way into this blog so I thought it about time for it to be written up.This is basically a quick stirfry dish best served with lots of steamed rice 🙂

Print Friendly
Baked Tilapia with Teriyaki Sauce & Onions

Baked Tilapia with Teriyaki Sauce & Onions

As a working mom who usually doesn’t make it home until 6 p.m. to a house full of hungry children and husband, meals such as this, done in less than hour, is great to have in one’s repertoire. The use of bottled teriyaki sauce makes it even simpler.This is another quick and yet still nutritious…

Print Friendly
Vietnamese Style Fried Rice

Vietnamese Style Fried Rice

Have you had enough rice yet? Not us! This is a dish Jade cooked all by herself from beginning to end. INGREDIENTS: Day-old (cold) rice 3 Eggs Salt & Pepper Oil 1/2 Onion, sliced 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1/4 inch ginger, minced 1/4 lb. pork loin, cut into bite sized pieces 1/2 cup Green beans,…

Print Friendly
Pork Loin and Fried Rice

Pork Loin and Fried Rice

Here’s another simple and fast weekday meal which is a step better than the usual pork chop. This recipe uses pork loin cut into cutlets. This cut has less fat and cooks much faster than the bone-in chop variety. This whole meal can be prepared in less than an hour. What I do to save…

Print Friendly
Fried Tilapia with Pasta and Asparagus

Fried Tilapia with Pasta and Asparagus

Being a working mom, I love fast and easy meals. I love them even more when they are also delicious and healthy to boot. This is one of them. It is tried and tested, and this is really a 30-minute meal. It’s true. I timed it. Several shortcuts were used, but that is ok. That…

Print Friendly
Go Top Blog Widget by LinkWithin