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1/10 of recipe is a 1.5 oz. meat/ meat alternate and 1/4 cup vegetable for a 3 - 5 year old at lunch/supper.
1 lb. cooked and drained hamburger2 c. tomato juice4 c. water2 beef bouillon cube(s)2 c. diced potato(es)1/4 c. onion flakes1 c. green beans1 (15 oz.) can black beans
Simmer all ingredients in a large pot for 15-20 minutes. Save time by browning hamburger ahead of time and freezing in one meal packages.
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Adapted from Healthy Choices
Meat/ Meat Alternate