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Make Your Meals Egg Cellent

Upon arriving home after a long day at work, the first thing on your mind is most likely food, while the last thing on your mind is making said food.Like many others in your position, it's often thought to be easier and quicker to head back out and grab takeaways from your local junk food dispensary.And less than 30 minutes and upwards of r50 later, you have your meal! success.Sort of.While there's no denying the convenience of takeaways, they aren't particularly good for you; health-wise or financially.The truth is, you could make that exact same meal for a fraction of the price.Better yet, you can make even healthier and tastier meals in the same amount of time it would take you to get back home.So to help your waistline and your wallet, let's look at three recipes that are simple, delicious and doable in 30 minutes or less; all using one common ingredient: the egg.Spinach and ham baked eggs you will need: olive oil 2-3 large eggs salt and pepper 20 grams baby spinach 75 grams cooked ham what to do: preheat the oven to 220°c.Lightly grease a small baking dish with olive oil.Chop up the baby spinach and ham then place into the baking dish.Crack the eggs on top of the spinach and ham and season with salt and pepper or your favorite powdered seasoning.Place the dish in the oven for 8 to 10 minutes then serve immediately once cooked.Tomato, bacon and basil omelette you will need: 4 slices of fried bacon 2-3 large eggs small tomatoes, halved and quartered fresh basil leaves what to do: preheat your oven's grill to high.While you wait, fry the bacon on the stove until crisp then keep aside on a dinner plate.Whisk the eggs in a small bowl and season if desired.Pour into the pan and move the eggs around as they cook.Scatter the tomatoes on top then place the pan under the hot grill until the eggs are almost cooked and the tomatoes are warm.To serve, place the bacon on top along with some fresh basil leaves.French toast you will need: 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 tablespoons sugar 4 tablespoons butter 4 eggs 1/4 cup milk 8 slices white bread maple syrup what to do: mix the cinnamon and sugar together in a bowl.Heat up a small pan and melt the butter over a medium heat.Whisk together the cinnamon mixture, eggs and milk and pour into a shallow container.Dip the bread into the egg mixture then fry both sides until golden brown.Serve with maple syrup.With these simple and delicious recipes in your culinary arsenal, you will quickly eliminate the need to pay a visit to the nearby drive-thru; improving your overall wellbeing as well as your bank balance!.

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