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EASY FAMILY MEALS

CALIFORNIA MELT

Total Time: 17 min
Serves: 4

  • 4 slices whole-grain bread, lightly toasted
  • 1 avocado, sliced
  • 1 cup sliced mushrooms
  • ⅓ cup sliced toasted almonds
  • 1 tomato, sliced
  • 4 slices Swiss cheese

Directions:

  1. Preheat the oven broiler.
  2. Lay the toasted bread out on a baking sheet. Top each slice of bread with ¼ of the avocado, mushrooms, almonds, and tomato slices. Top each with a slice of Swiss cheese.
  3. Broil the open-face sandwiches until the cheese melts and begins to bubble, about 2 minutes. Serve the sandwiches warm.

NOTE:
You can assemble everything but the granola and almonds ahead of time and store in the refrigerator for up to an hour.

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RESOURCES FOR QUICK MEALS

Preparing delicious, nutritious meals for a busy family doesn't have to be challenging. These resources can help you get dinner on the table in no time at all!

Online Resources for Quick Meals


    Disney Family Home

    This website offers creative ideas and activities for families on a variety of topics such as parenting, games, travel, and food. In the food section, there are several options for family-friendly meals including quick and easy Disney-themed recipes.

    All Recipes

    This website caters to those who enjoy cooking and provides in-depth discussions and suggestions on cooking beyond simple recipes. All Recipes has a unique feature that allows families to view recipes based on the amount of time it takes to prepare and cook the meal.

    The Food Network

    For families searching for quick and exciting new dishes, The Food Network offers a vast number of recipes for a wide range of cooking abilities and time requirements. Dishes range from traditional family meals to quick-and-easy, child-friendly dishes.

    Crockpot

    The benefit of a Crockpot is that all meals are cooked in one pot and can be left alone to cook until ready to eat. This online source offers crockpot-only recipes that range from the traditional stews to new and creative ideas for breakfast and lunch.

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Tweleve Must-Have Items for a Quick Meal

  • Olive Oil
  • Garlic
  • Stock or Broth
  • Spaghetti Sauce
  • Dry Pasta
  • Frozen Vegetables
  • Canned Beans
  • Rice
  • Canned Tuna
  • Peanut Butter
  • Canned Tomatoes
  • Seasonings
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