I love eating leftovers, but I always try to incorporate fresh veggies. I’ve been eating a variation of this same meal every other day for about a month now. It just gets better and better!!
I recently tried out this Beer Crockpot Chicken… I will admit I was hesitant at first, I’m not a beer drinker so I was unsure on how that would turn out for DINNER. Let me just say, it was GOOD!! I served it over white rice with a side of carrots, ending up just under 400 calories. Somehow the chicken/rice mix reminded me of chicken and dumplings! (Minus the crazy high calories of gravy and dumplings and the MESS of making the dumplings).
Do you have trouble getting your kids to eat fruit? Okay lets be honest, do you have problems getting enough fruit yourself?? I’m not a fruit eater, I love the flavors but not crazy about most of the textures (don’t tell my kids!). I’ve finally mastered an EASY PEASY smoothie to whip up anytime at home. The worst part of it all is cleaning the blender! I make this and split it with my boys. If you drink the entire thing it’s less than 300 calories!! I drink half so it’s the perfect 3-4pm snack to hold us over ’til dinner.
It’s really as easy as 1-2-3!!