Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Dinner Diva Menu Week of 1/3

Happy New Year!

Sunday: (Vegetarian) Mexian Casserole

Monday: Chicken Fried Rice
2 T. olive oil, divided
6 oz boneless skinless chicken breast, cut into 1 inch pieces
3 T. soy sauce, divided
4 eggs, lightly beaten
1 T. dark sesame oil
1/4 cup thinly sliced green onions
1 garlic clove, minced
2 C. cooked rice
1 1/2 cups matchstick carrots
1 1/2 cups sugar snap peapods or snow peas
1 T. sesame seeds

Heat two teaspoons oil. Add chicken; cook 5 min or until done. Combine chicken and 1 T. soy sauce in a small bowl; set aside.

Wipe pan with paper towel. Add 1 t. oil and heat until hot; add eggs and stir fry 2 minutes or until scrambled, stirring constantly. Remove eggs from pan; set aside.

Wipe pan with paper towel. Add 1 T. oil and 1 T. sesame oil. Add green onions and garlic; cook 20 sec. Add rice, carrots, and peas. Stir fry 1 min. Add chicken, eggs, remaining 2 T. soy sauce, and sesame seeds. Cook 5 minutes, stirring every 30 sec.

Tuesday: Leftovers

Wednesday: grilled cheese, canned soup

Thursday: (Vegetarian) breakfast for dinner: cheese omelettes, fresh fruit

Friday: Tuna Noodle Casserole

Saturday: Pizza and games night