Quick Crunchy Chicken Dinner

Make weeknight dinner fast and easy. Here's a main course recipe and three suggestions for rounding it out into a complete meal. Find out how to effortlessly dress up starters, sides, and desserts to fit the meal's main course.

The Menu

  • Crunchy Chicken Strips (see recipe below)
  • Carrot and Celery Stick Log houses
  • Oven French Fries
  • Broccoli Trees

A menu of Crunchy Chicken Strips, Carrot and Celery Stick Log Houses, Oven French Fries, and Broccoli Trees is the perfect kid-pleasing meal. The chicken will remind everyone of nuggets, but it's so much healthier. Kids love anything stacked and, as we know, ketchup makes anything better if you are 5 or under.

Crunchy Chicken Strips

 

Carrot and Celery Stick Log Houses

Cut carrot and celery sticks and use like logs to stack up as log houses. Serve with ranch dressing on the side for dipping.

Oven French Fries

Prepare a bag of oven fries. Serve with crazy ketchup -- use ketchup to draw scenery on the plates: a house or car, to go with...

Broccoli Trees

Steam broccoli and use as trees on the ketchup scene you painted on the plates.