10 Easy Dishes to Make When You are on the Go

Date:08-06-2013 15:40:13 read:5

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Food, as they say, is a way of life. A real foodie will understand the importance of good food for overall wellness. For that matter, considering the fact that we all lead very hectic lives, everyone should understand how crucial healthy meals are, for us. It is extremely essential to fulfill the body’s nutritional requirements, irrespective of how much time one has in hand to prepare meals. Luckily, it is not very difficult to make mouth-watering, nutritious dishes in less time. Enlisted below are some quick and easy-to-make recipes.

1. Ultimate Egg Sandwich

Sandwich is the easiest of all dishes to make, and is also a healthy food option that one can have almost every day. It will not take more than 20 minutes to make an egg sandwich. All you need is bread slices, fresh vegetables and boiled eggs along with some spread with a mayonnaise or cheese base. It is extremely simple to make, and is also quite filling. The best is to make a few sandwiches and pack them for your lunch or other odd food-craving hours. Sandwiches are quite convenient and easy to eat even when you are travelling.

2. Homemade Burger

If you are not in the mood to cook something elaborate, then making a burger is the ideal option. To make homemade burgers, you need buns and some vegetables with freshly plucked lettuce leaves. If you are in the mood to eat a light meal, you can have a vegetable burger, which is not very heavy on the stomach. However, if you are a meat freak, you just need to add a chicken patty or a slice of bacon, and you are ready to go!

3. South-western Omelet

If you do not have time for grocery shopping and you are pondering over what to cook for your next meal, then South-western Omelet is one of the quickest and easiest dishes to make. With some canned beans, chopped onions, herbs, eggs and cheese, you can prepare a lip-smacking dish that will earn you lots of brownie points from your family. You can serve it with toasted bread. It is exotic, healthy and tasty; what else can you ask for?

4. Toast And Grilled Cheese

The sound of toast and cheese itself can make you drool! This is very simple; take however many bread slices you want with lots of cheese slices. Place two cheese slices on each bread slice, and let it toast in the oven. The outcome will be a delicious and mouth-watering toast, with oozing grilled cheese. You can add oregano or herbs for extra flavour on top. Kids will enjoy this recipe the most, and the best part is that it hardly takes any time for preparation.

5. Ham and Egg Fried Rice

Even though Ham and Egg Fried Rice sounds quite elaborate, you can make this amazing dish in less than 20 minutes. Stir fry onions, garlic and beans in oil, along with rice, ham and egg in the end. Voila! Your dish is ready to be served. You can make this sumptuous dish, when you have a surprise guest visit. It tastes really delicious and looks tempting. You cannot miss this one for sure.

6. Green Salad

Many think Green Salad is a boring dish, but you can make it interesting by adding your own trademark touch to it. All you need here are some freshly cut vegetables, olive oil, onion, garlic, canned tomatoes, and herbs. You can also add some meat like chicken, bacon or even eggs to make it filling for lunch. This dish is extremely healthy, and you can have a perfect intake of all the important ingredients needed in a meal.

7. Cheesy Garlic Bread

There are times when you have a sudden craving for Cheese Garlic Bread, but you do not have the time to buy it. Well, luckily, you can make cheese garlic bread at home. It is extremely simple and fulfils your sudden cravings too. Take as many bread slices as you want, and apply cheese spread on them with grated garlic, or garlic paste. Keep it in the oven for about 10 minutes. Your amazing homemade cheesy garlic bread is ready to serve!

8. Homemade Pepperoni Pizza

If you have pizza breads and some salami in your fridge, you can be assured to have some amazing dinner at home. You can make homemade pepperoni pizza all by yourself, really quickly. Place a lot of pepperonis on those pizza breads, and cover it with grated cheese and tomato sauce. Your delicious pepperoni delight is ready to eat, and you can savor it like a hungry child!

9. Cheesy Pasta in Herbs

Your kids will keep asking for this one again and again. And luckily, you always can manage to do it, as it can be prepared in a few minutes. Take some boiled pasta, olive oil, herbs, chicken shreds and some cheese as a topping. Stir fry all the ingredients in olive oil, and garnish it with lots of cheese, and your dish is ready to be eaten!

10. French Toast

This is by far the most favorite breakfast option in the whole world, as you can prepare it while you are getting ready for office, literally. Take some bread slices and pour in the mixture of beaten egg, milk and salt, and fry it on the pan. Isn’t it simple? Moreover, it is very delicious and filling.

All these dishes come very handy when you are staying alone, or when you are on the go! It saves your time and also does not leave you cranky, just because you did not have a proper meal.

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