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Dolce’s Incredible Stir-Fry Recipe for Kids

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This stir-fry recipe is perfect for weeknights when you’re short on cooking time. And (bonus) it’s easy enough for the kids to help so you’ll probably get some tiny helpers in the kitchen.

Perfect for a quick, healthy dinner, this stir-fry recipe will be a hit with everyone in your family.

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Dolce’s Incredible Stir-Fry Recipe for Kids

  • Author: Kyrie, age 12
  • Total Time: 25 mins
  • Yield: 6 1x


  • 2 lbs chicken
  • a dash of cooking oil
  • frozen vegetables
  • your choice angel hair pasta or 5 ramen noodle packs
  • 1 cup stir-fry sauce


  1. First, grill the chicken. When finished, cut it into small pieces.
  2. Heat a dash of cooking oil in a skillet on high.
  3. Next, put the grilled chicken, frozen vegetables and a little bit of the stir-fry sauce into the skillet. Cook about 3 minutes or until the vegetables become soft.
  4. If using the angel hair pasta, put it into the skillet. Or if you are using the ramen noodles, break the packets into small pieces (don’t use the seasonings).
  5. Let the noodles cook for about 5 minutes, or until they are soft.
  6. Finally, put the cup of stir-fry sauce into the skillet and mix well.
  • Prep Time: 10 mins
  • Cook Time: 15 mins

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