Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Kitchen Tip Tuesdays


Ever get tired of eating the same old thing every day for lunch? Do your kids complain about having peanut butter and jelly sandwiches again? Well here is some ideas to help that rut you might be in!!

Fried egg sandwiches

Mini homemade pizzas

Egg salad sandwiches

Chicken/Tuna salad sandwiches

Homemade pita bread stuffed with any number of things

Salad with grilled chicken

Hot Dogs/Coneys

Grilled cheese sandwiches

Chili beans, toss some cheese, salsa and tortilla chips and you got nachos

Make up a bunch of meatballs and freeze. Get some hoagie rolls and spaghetti sauce and make meatball subs.

Make up a bunch of spaghetti and let them have at it.

Egg burritos

Salad with a bit of chicken chunks and boiled eggs

Homemade tortillas throw in some chili

Leftover pasta with whatever. I've thrown leftover pasta and chicken together. Add chopped veggies or have them on the side, drizzle with a vinagriette.

Veggie Chicken noodle soup(leftover chicken and veggies with pasta and broth)

French toast and fruit

Bean and cheese burritos

Chicken quesadillas(cut up leftover chicken, add salsa or taco sauce to it, put on one side of a tortilla shell top with cheese, fold over tortilla shell, melt some butter or use olive oil in a hot skillet then put quesadilla in the skillet and lightly brown both sides)

Cheese quesadillas

Baked potatoes with leftover chili or taco meat

For other kitchen tips, ideas, or resources....head over to Tammy's Recipes

3 comments:

Caroline said...

Great tips. I pack my sons and Charles' lunches every day and they get tired of the same ol same ol.

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Donna said...

U sound like my kind of cook!

Great ideas!

BTW, thank you for posting on my blog.

I see your week is going to be tough, sorry to hear of the passing of your uncle. You just take your time about my question, I understand!

I love all of your listed resources! Thank you! I'll find plenty to do around your blog:-) with all the fun links!
-Donna-