Rainy Day Meal: Baked Chicken Breast, Carrots and Potatoes

Last week, it seemed like the rain would never end. I am pretty sure I saw exotic animals pairing up and looking for the closest large wooden boat. I even woke up in the middle of the night last week Continue reading Rainy Day Meal: Baked Chicken Breast, Carrots and Potatoes

Bacon and Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breast

I have a problem. When I have a slab of bacon in the fridge it is game over. Everything WILL be made with bacon. But is that necessarily a bad thing? I think not. Plus, when you add spinach, it Continue reading Bacon and Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breast

Three different types of homemade salsa

It’s salsa season people! It’s that time of the year where you can throw anything from the garden in the blender with some cilantro and lime and dip a tortilla chip in it and taste the season! Luckily this year Continue reading Three different types of homemade salsa

SRC Reveal: Orange Chicken adapted from A Cook’s Quest

Another month has gone by, which means its time for another Secret Recipe Club reveal! This month I had the privilege of checking out Jenn’s blog “A Cook’s Quest“. Jenn started her blog when she realized she was ignoring one of Continue reading SRC Reveal: Orange Chicken adapted from A Cook’s Quest

Secret Recipe Club Reveal – Chicken Potato Salad Mold?! No, its Causa Rellena…in a mold

For my second month in the SRC, I was given assigned the blog Oh! You Cook! to peruse.  As soon as I realized that Dena was a kosher cook, I had to bring Lara in on the fun to help me Continue reading Secret Recipe Club Reveal – Chicken Potato Salad Mold?! No, its Causa Rellena…in a mold

Healthy & Easy Chicken and Dumplings

The first day of spring is just around the corner, and the weather man is predicting a good dumping of snow tomorrow. Awesome. The longer days are helping to tend the winter doldrums, and I might as well take advantage Continue reading Healthy & Easy Chicken and Dumplings

The Secret Recipe Club – Southwest Pizza from Life and Kitchen

Today is a very exciting day for me, because it is the first time I get to take part in The Secret Recipe Club (SRC)! The SRC is a “blogger group” where each month you get assigned a new food Continue reading The Secret Recipe Club – Southwest Pizza from Life and Kitchen

Blackened Chicken Sandwich with Cajun Mayo

Usually when I create a new meal, it is because I am craving something…usually a food memory type craving. This meal is no different. With all the snow we have been getting lately, my brain heads to my homeland of Continue reading Blackened Chicken Sandwich with Cajun Mayo

Corned Beef, Cabbage and Potatoes with Caper Horseradish Sauce

Forget St. Patrick’s Day, I crave corned beef and cabbage pretty much year round. I don’t know what it is about this meal…maybe it is the saltiness of it all, I am a sucker for salty foods after all (it Continue reading Corned Beef, Cabbage and Potatoes with Caper Horseradish Sauce

Slow Cooker Winter Bacon Beef Stew

  Honestly, it is hard for me to believe that this is the first time slow cooker beef stew is making it onto the blog. This is one of my favorite crockpot recipes, mainly because it is just so quick Continue reading Slow Cooker Winter Bacon Beef Stew