Chinese Fried Rice with Veggies

I love Chinese food but I don’t get the chance to get it very often. I have a few different stir fry recipes but I needed a good recipe for fried rice. Well, it took me a little while but I came up with one that the whole family enjoys. This could almost be a meal in itself.

We like to eat this with the Japanese White Sauce. It’s probably not the healthiest thing in the world but we don’t eat it very often. Also, check out my recipe for Easy Fried Noodles. This is also a great freezer meal!

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November 27 – December 3, 2016 meal plan

This is our basic meal plan for the week. Sometimes we will switch the days around if I forgot to set something out or put something in the crock pot. Please feel free to use this or change it around to suit your family’s needs.

Sunday

Breakfast:

Banana Crumb Muffins

Lunch:

tuna salad sandwiches, fresh veggies

Dinner:

Free Day (USE PANTRY/FREEZER ITEMS TO MAKE A MEAL.)

Snacks:

Cinnamon Toast


Monday

Breakfast:

Cereal/Oatmeal

Lunch:

Leftovers

Dinner:

Hamburger Casserole, Salad

Snacks:

Muffins


Tuesday

Breakfast:

French Toast

Lunch:

PB & J sandwiches

Dinner:

Chicken Tacos, salad

Snacks:

PB Toast


Wednesday

Breakfast:

Muffins

Lunch:

tuna salad sandwiches, fresh veggies

Dinner:

Chicken Taquitos, Spanish Rice, Salad

Snacks:

PB Crackers


Thursday

Breakfast:

Pancakes

Lunch:

Hot dogs w/mac n cheese

Dinner:

Sloppy Joes, French Fries, Cole Slaw

Snacks:

Fruit


Friday

Breakfast:

Cereal/Oatmeal

Lunch:

Egg Salad Sandwiches, fresh veggies or fruit

Dinner:

Beef Tips and Gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans (we had egg noodles instead of mashed potatoes this time around.

Snacks:

Sugar Cookies


Saturday

Breakfast:

Dutch puff and fruit

Lunch:

Scrambled Egg Sandwiches

Dinner:

Meatball Sandwich Casserole, Chips, Salad

Snacks:

No Bake Cookies

December 4-10, 2016 Meal Plan

This is our basic meal plan for the week. Sometimes we will switch the days around if I forgot to set something out or put something in the crock pot. Please feel free to use this or change it around to suit your family’s needs.

Sunday

Breakfast:

Mexican Egg Bake

Lunch:

PB & J w/fruit

Dinner:

Land Your Man Beans, mac n cheese

Snacks:

Overnight Coffee Cake


Monday

Breakfast:

Cereal/Oatmeal

Lunch:

Leftovers

Dinner:

Chicken Mexicana, rice, salad

Snacks:

Fruit


Tuesday

Breakfast:

French Toast

Lunch:

Ramen noodles w/grilled cheese

Dinner:

Mexican Tortilla Skillet, Rice, Beans

Snacks:

Boiled Eggs


Wednesday

Breakfast:

Muffins

Lunch:

tuna salad sandwiches, fresh veggies

Dinner:

Philly cheese steak sandwiches, salad, chips or french fries

Snacks:

Muffins


Thursday

Breakfast:

Pancakes

Lunch:

Hot dogs w/veggies

Dinner:

Chicken Bacon Ranch Casserole , veggies or salad

Snacks:

Fruit


Friday

Breakfast:

Cereal/Oatmeal

Lunch:

PB & J w/fruit

Dinner:

Briarpatch Casserole, Salad, 7 Up biscuits

Snacks:

Fruit


Saturday

Breakfast:

Banana Oatmeal Breakfast, orange juice

Lunch:

leftovers

Dinner:

Spaghetti, Salad, Cheddar Muffins

Snacks:

Peanut butter crackers

No-Fail 7 Up biscuits

These are the easiest biscuits ever! I have never had them fail me yet. Continue reading “No-Fail 7 Up biscuits”

Meal Planning

I will try my best to update our current meal plans on this page. You can feel free to use these as a guideline to create your own meal plans.

January 1-7, 2017 Meal Plan

January 8-14, 2017 Meal Plan

January 15-21, 2017 Meal Plan (Pantry Challenge Week)

January 22-28, 2017 Meal Plan

January 29-February 4, 2017 Meal Plan

February 5- 11, 2017 Meal Plan

February 12- 18, 2017 Meal Plan (Pantry Challenge Week)

February 19- 25, 2017 Meal Plan

February 26 – March 4, 2017 Meal Plan

March 5 – 11, 2017 Meal Plan

March 12- 18, 2017 Meal Plan

March 19 – 25, 2017 Meal Plan

March 26 – April 1, 2017 Meal Plan

April 2 – April 8, 2017 Meal Plan

April 9 -15, 2017 Meal Plan

April 16-22, 2017 Meal Plan

April 23-29, 2017 Meal Plan

April 30 – May 6, 2017 Meal Plan

May 7 – 13, 2017 Meal Plan (Pantry Challenge Week)

2016 Meal Plans

Chicken Mexicana

My kids really love this meal too. It can be made as a freezer meal also. If you are feeling up to it you could double the batch and eat one for dinner tonight and put one in the freezer for later. Serve with yellow rice and black beans. Continue reading “Chicken Mexicana”