1. Cook vegetables
  2. Wipe out pan and cook chicken
  3. Chop cabbage
  4. Prepare dressing
Chinese coleslaw
This lasts up to three days in the fridge, it just gets softer. If you can’t find a Chinese cabbage, a regular one does just great!
Course: Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine: Vegetarian
Servings: people USA imperial/metric conversion:
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  1. Prepare a skillet on high heat. Add olive oil and get hot.
  2. Add red pepper, zucchini, garlic and chili pepper and saute for 5 minutes, mixing periodically.
  3. Add the rest of the ingredients except the cabbage and scallions. Mix well and cook 2 more minutes.
  4. Remove from pan and add to large serving bowl with juices. Add cabbage and scallions. Mix well. Serve warm, room temperature or cold.
Grilled chicken with sauted spinach
This is so flavorful! I love using orange and red tomatoes because they have different flavors and add such a variety of colors.
Course: Main Dish
Cuisine: Poultry
Servings: people USA imperial/metric conversion:
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  1. In a large baking dish add the chicken. Drizzle with 2 tablespoons of olive oil, 1 teaspoon of salt, garlic powder and turmeric. Mix well.
  2. Add the remaining olive oil and the tomatoes. Cook for 5 minutes, mixing often and once the tomatoes soften mash them gently with a wooden spoon and mix well.
  3. Add the garlic and cook for 5 more minutes.
  4. Add the spinach and mix. Cook for 1 more minute.
  5. Turn off heat and add fresh basil. Place on top of chicken and salt to taste.
Notes & Tips:

If you don’t want to spend time cutting the tomatoes in half, leave them whole and just cook them a bit longer. When you buy tomatoes, don’t put them in the fridge, it kills their flavor!

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Leftover tips for tomorrow’s lunch:

Thinly slice any leftover chicken and add it right into the slaw! Will be delicious room temperature the next day!

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