Wednesday, June 1, 2016

3 Quick Meals When Your In A Hurry


Today was my teens last day of school before be let out for the summer. In the summer with the heat rising and air conditioner running. I tend to find meals I can find that are quick to make when I am in a hurry.

My boyfriend also works as a tow truck driver. He is on call. He can be called out at any amount of time. So, quick meals are a must. I have seen him get home from a run to sit down, in five minutes he has to get up and go. As he was called out for another run.

Chicken Alfredo With Broccoli Recipe
2 cup of broccoli (chopped)
1 cup of red bell pepper (cut in julienne)
2 cup of chicken (cubed)
4 cups of your favorite pasta
3 1/2 cups of Alfredo sauce
1 teaspoon Olive Oil

Cook pasta per directions. Drain. Set aside. In a pan, add all vegetables and chicken. Add 1 tsp olive oil. Cook til tender. When done. Add in pasta and alfredo sauce. Mix together. Serves 4 to 5. 

Alfredo Spaghetti With Carrots & Peas Recipe
2 cups of Peas
2 cups of Carrots
1 box of spaghetti
 3 Cups of Alfredo sauce

Cook spaghetti per directions on package. Drain. Set aside. Heat vegetables in a microwave safe bowl covered in water for 5 minutes.
Check to see if tender. If not, add for 3 more minutes.
When done drain vegetables and pour in with cooked spaghetti. Add in  Alfredo sauce. Mix well. Serve 4 to 5.

You can cook this in the crock pot, if you wish to make a head of time.

Vegetable Soup Made With Beef Soup Recipe
2 cups of Carrots (slices)
2 cups of Green beans (I used french style)
2 cups of cream corn
2 cups of peas
3 cups of beef broth
1/2 teaspoon of ginger
1/2 salt
1/4 black pepper
1/2 cup of celery flakes or 2 cups of celery (diced)
1 cup of onion (diced)

Combine everything in one pot on medium heat. Bring to boil. Done. Serves 6 to 8. 

Tip : If not enough beef broth. Add enough beef broth to cover vegetables before boiling.

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