Skip to content

Egg rolls

Tomorrow is my Dad’s 82nd birthday. He and mom will pop over and spend the night. I will make my version of Chinese food, which Dad has requested. The menu will be Tempura chicken with Sweet and sour sauce, Cabbage salad, Fried rice, Noodles and egg rolls.

We will spend Friday at the home track meet for Mude! My dad loves to follow Mude’s time, he and mom come to the meets, many times this is a 2-3 hour drive, they stand in the rain, sit on wet seats, cart chairs to sit in and cheer my son on! When we go over to help them, yard work or general clean up at the lake, they tell me they are so grateful, it’s too much for us! I laugh and think to myself, “there is no way I could ever repay one thing you have done for me” and it is true! I have told them this many times and it comes from deep within my heart!

They have stood firmly behind us, making a trip to Saudi over 20 times, signing for our little apartment when we moved back, giving me their Suburban so I did not have to buy a car, bringing groceries and buying clothing that first year! They have seen us through happy and sad times and we know they are always there standing firmly behind us! The list goes on and there is no way anything I do is enough but I can keep trying!

This is my recipe for Egg rolls and it is very loosely written down!  I will actually test it according to this recipe tomorrow and make sure it is perfect!



3 chicken breasts

1 onion chopped

2 carrots, peeled, grated

2 Bell green peppers, washed and chopped

2 Tbs. olive oil


1 cup chicken broth

1/2 cup sugar

1/2 cup soy sauce

2 Tbs. peanut butter


1 package won ton wrappers


Chop chicken into small pieces and place in a pan with olive oil and onions. Saute until chicken is done. Add green peppers and carrots. Continue sauteing.

Mix sauce ingredients in a pan on the stove.

Add sauce to chicken mixture and stir well. Let this simmer, covered for 30 minutes. Drain chicken of all juice.

Lay a wrapper down flat and place a large spoon of chicken on one end of wrapper. Fold two ends over and roll egg roll tightly.  Make a flour-water paste and dab on the end  of wrapper to seal. Place seam side down on tray. Heat a pan of oil and fry egg rolls. Serve with homemade sweet and sour sauce!

Happy birthday Dad!


Frugal Hausfrau

Recipes so Good no-one will know you're Cheap!

Apples & Cardamom

food, fusion, and family

Fergy's Rambles.

Travelling while I still can.

Fattima Rowland, Realtor

Excited to help you with all of your real estate needs

lynz real cooking

Author blogger mom of nine

Fly 'n Things

A random flight through some of my extraordinary flying adventures

Merry Motherhood

Musings of a first-time mommy

Live Out Crazy

Shreya Jindal

Life of Hayley

Making the most of my twenties


Flash Fiction / Musings Of Darnell Cureton

for a rainy day

Photography & Lifestyle.

Beth Warstadt

It is no small thing to offer respite to a weary soul.


Pen to paper.

Bernadine’s Corner

Recipes * Lifestyle


Following the Path to the Past


Write, Drink Tea, Live Life, Repeat

Popsicle Society

It's all about you


Just a Mom that loves her family, coffee & blog.

Stephen Page

Author: The Timbre of Sand, Still Dandelions, A Ranch Bordering the Salty River. Alum: Palomar College, Columbia University, Bennington College. Follow on twitter @SmpageSteve on Instagram @smpagemoria on Facebook

The Moral Traveller

Morality | Love | Travels

The Solivagant Writer

The world is my playground; the pen, my friend

No Plate Like Home

Easy meal solutions for busy moms!

Carries Book Reviews

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

She’s in Vogue

Let’s talk fashion

%d bloggers like this: