Category Archives: chicken

Recipe: Italian Chicken Tortellini

I found this in the archives of my recipe box (from Better Homes and Garden, September 2007) and am so glad I gave it a whirl. It’s easy to make, not too expensive, and you have plenty for leftovers if … Continue reading

Recipe: Greek Yogurt Chicken

A-Mazing! I have a little extra swagger in my step this week because my new Penzey’s catalog came in the mail. Thursday I was sifting through the fridge fretting over what to make for next week’s slate of dinners – … Continue reading

Recipe: Sesame Chicken with Steamed Broccoli

A take away from our take out friends! I found this recipe during one of my journeys on the interwebs, looking for dinner time inspiration! I modified it a bit – substituted white rice for brown and was without … Continue reading

Recipe: Chicken Tacos with all the fixin’s

One of our favorites! I love making tacos, and over the years I have experimented with all sorts of tasty taco additions. But you can’t beat the tried and true – so here’s my yummy taco recipes! Baked Chicken with … Continue reading

Recipe: Honey Cashew Chicken

Stir Fry that the whole family will love! Every once in a while I ramble through Yahoo! Shine’s food section. This was a very good find. I unfortunately did not remember to make rice with this, but it’s super all … Continue reading

Recipe: Chicken Casserole

The best casserole – lightweight and filling! I love me a casserole – it’s that Midwestern tradition! With my new Penzey’s Fall 2012 catalog in tow, I tried out a casserole dish from Chef Mary Jackson. Thanks Chef Mary!! This … Continue reading

Recipe: Chicken and Broccoli Calzones

Take that Pizza Hut! I found this recipe on While I modified the recipe a bit, this fellow chef inspired this meal in its entirety and wow! So yummy and way healthier than the Pizza Hut version I’m sure. … Continue reading

Recipe: Honey Mustard Chicken

Fresh herbs are the best! I love how simple this recipe is! Just a four ingredient marinade, some chicken, topped off with some fresh rosemary – and tah dah! A perfect dinner is borne. There’s just something about the aroma … Continue reading

Recipe: Grilled Chicken and Peaches with Green Beans and Orzo

So much goodness… So I think I’ve gotten the goodie of my August 2012 Better Homes and Garden magazine! This recipe was under the title “breakout roles” and it definitely is a breakout star. I didn’t grill the chicken or … Continue reading

Recipe: Curry Chicken Pasta Salad

New Year’s Resolution List – Here I come (one incredibly small baby step at a time) One of the New Years Resolutions I had was to start cooking with curry and although this is a bit late in the year, … Continue reading