Sensational Sesame Chicken (30 Minutes~1 Skillet)

I put out a survey on Facebook this week asking you guys what YOU wanted me to make.  I got lots of great ideas from football snacks, crockpot dinners, easy quick dinners to stir fries. I decided to go with the stir fry idea this week (thanks Jill) and go straight for one of my […]

One Pot Mediterranean Chicken and Rice

  I hope you’re into one skillet, easy clean up meals because this Mediterranean Chicken and Rice dish not only surprised me in it’s ease of prep/cook and cleanup; but the flavors knocked my socks off ! The chicken is first sautéed in a cast iron skillet until it gets nice and brown and crispy.  […]

One Pot Lemon Pepper Chicken with Garlic Parmesan Risotto

Creamy garlic parmesan risotto with crispy roasted lemon pepper chicken on top ~ all cooked in ONE PAN ! Hi everyone!  With school coming up upon us I thought I’d share a one pot meal that will take about 20 minutes to get in the oven. It’s a very comforting dinner with a lemon pepper […]

Huli Huli Chicken

  Huli Huli Chicken is something I never heard of before until my family and I went on vacation in Hawaii. Just saying it is fun! Huli Huli …. This chicken has to be the most flavorful and amazing chicken I have EVER had.  It is 5 stars as the day is long! I have been […]

Grilled Mediterranean Chicken Kebobs

Yum Definition of Kebob:  small pieces of meat or seafood seasoned or marinated and grilled, often with tomatoes, green peppers, onions, or other vegetables, usually on a skewer which = FUN !!! Kebobs are such a fun way to change things up.  They always look so festive and well thought out.  I’m thinking kebobs are going to […]

Chicken Enchilada Dip

We had friends coming over the other night for what I thought was AFTER dinner, only they were running late and hadn’t had dinner.   Have you ever been in that situation where you planned on putting one thing out only to have plans change and you needed something quick! I wanted to throw something together with […]

4 CopyCat Buffalo Wild Wings Sauces

If you are a Wing Connoisseur like me then you can certainly appreciate and understand how critical the wing sauce is that goes on top of those delicious wings. The sauce, afterall, is 50% of the overall equation.  Stinky sauce = stinky wings. I’ve had these Copy Cat Buffalo Wild Wing recipes in my arsenal for a […]

Creamy Lemon Chicken Piccata

This chicken piccata is a great weeknight go to recipe! Perfectly cooked chicken in a creamy lemon sauce that is on the table in 30 minutes! Serve with your favorite pasta, noodles or rice, a veggie and salad. It’s week 6 of me working full time now and I think this past weekend was the […]

Chicken Marsala

Are you in need of another under 30 minute weeknight dinner?  I’ve got you covered my friends. Now I know there are either mushroom LOVERS or mushroom HATERS in the world.  But don’t let that deter you from making this Chicken Marsala recipe.  You can omit the mushrooms and still get all that great flavor.  […]

Shredded Mexican Chicken

Yum If your family enjoys Chicken Enchiladas or Burritos or even Chicken Tacos, then it’s important to have a good shredded chicken recipe in your collection! This recipe is LOADED with flavor and is one of the EASIEST ways I have found to get a lot of shredded chicken in the fridge.  One piece of advice […]

Shredded Chicken Enchiladas

Yum I haven’t made a Mexican dinner in a while, shocking I know, considering how much we love Mexican around here. But in all honesty I’ve been trying to avoid dairy and animal products since my cholesterol came back so high and also as a result of the research I’ve been doing on animal products. And […]

White Bean Chicken Chili

I’m not sure if this white bean chicken chili deserves the title ‘chili’.  Does substituting chicken for ground beef still count as a chili? Well, you can look at this yummy dish as a chili or a very hearty soup.  Either way it’s loaded with goodness. Cannellini beans, if you aren’t familiar with them, are large white […]

Healthy Chicken Chili

I am always searching for ways to cut out red meat from our diet.  I’d love for my entire family to be as passionate about vegetables and a plant based diet as I seem to be, but that’s just not happening. So, I create things like this instead. Another driving force of mine is finding […]

Roasted Chicken in a Wine and Butter Sauce

  I have a love/hate relationship with my camera. This is one of those dinners that I wish the picture showed how good it really was.  But, as any food blogger knows, the kitchen is the WORST place for photography, especially since my overhead lights are half LED bright white and other others are old […]

Chicken Parmesan

Yum Why am I doing a post on basic Chicken Parmesan?  Well I guess it’s to share with you some of the issues I’ve had when making it and not being all that happy with the results time and time again. For starters: I used to quick fry the chicken in a cheap processed vegetable oil to give it […]