Daycare breakfast menu is important since it will be the first energy source for daycare children. Unluckily, eating rice in the morning may not as tempting as eating something sweet such as muffin or even pizza. Moreover, vegetables is surely not one of children favorite. So, how to make it becomes one of favorite daycare breakfast menu for them? Try to serve it in a different way so that they will feel curious and tempted to eat it. Need a suggestion? Try the rice salad pot for your daycare breakfast.
- 125g Iceland Ready Cooked Pulled Chicken Breast
- 125g Iceland Pea & Four Bean Medley in a Mint Butter
- 2 x 200g bags Iceland Easy Steam White Rice
- 1/2 tsp turmeric
- 1 Tbs olive oil
- 2 Tbs lemon juice
- seasoning to taste
- 100g cherry tomatoes
- 100g grapes
Daycare breakfast making process:
Place the chicken breast on a plate. Cover it up and leave in the fridge to defrost over night. When it is get defrosted, cut it into smaller pieces.
Place the two bags of rice in the microwave and heat according to instructions.
Meanwhile, pop the pea and bean into a frying pan and stir fry. Keep doing this until the butter has melted and the beans are heated through.
Slice the grapes and cherry tomatoes into halves or quarters or any size that you like.
Tip the rice into a large bowl. Just being aware of not getting burned when opening the bags since the escaping steam may hurt you. Do not forget to also stir in the turmeric until well combined.
When the mixture already get well combined, you can add the beans and peas. Put in also tomatoes, grapes and chicken pieces in the bowl. Keep stir it to completely mix it. This stage can be fun if you involved daycare children into it. Believe me, they will absolutely love it and be more enthusiast to eat it since they are the one who prepare it.
Mix the olive oil and lemon juice with seasoning to add the taste. When you are finished, pour it over the rice salad. After that, stir it again until well combined.
Cool it quickly and store covered in the fridge. When you want to make for lunch, you will only need to place it right inside the lunch boxes or little tubs.
That is all, your delicious and healthy daycare breakfast of rice salad pots will be ready to eat. By doing this way, you are showing your concern to encourage children start a healthy food consumption habit. So, who says that preparing healthy food is difficult. Make a try with this healthy daycare breakfast.