Cheesy Chicken Macaroni & Cheese

Using up leftover oven roasted chicken, two partial boxes of different size shell pasta and Ritz Crackers is what made me come up with this recipe. I wanted a quick, easy and cheesy meal and this fit the bill. This makes a family size meal and is definitely a stick to your ribs comfort food kind of meal.   Ingredients […]

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Instant Pot Chicken & Rice

Chicken & Rice is ready in 30 minutes when you fix it in the Instant Pot. This is a complete stick to your ribs meal. There is very little prep time, the rice was cooked and the chicken was not dried out at all. I received an Instant Pot for Christmas. I tried my first recipe in it a week […]

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Chicken Nuggets

  My 7 year old granddaughter helped me make these delicious golden brown Chicken Nuggets. Both of the kids loved them. I have to admit, they aren’t just for kids! They were so tender, moist and delicious. The best part of this recipe, besides the fabulous taste, is that the breading stayed on the chicken. We dipped them in BBQ sauce […]

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Herbed Chicken & Potatoes

If you need an easy and quick Chicken & Potato recipe, this is it. Add a side vegetable and your meal is complete. Although I made this using Lipton Savory Herb and Garlic Soup Mix, you could use any of their dry soup mixes or make your own dry mix. Here is the link to my Homemade Onion Dry Soup […]

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Louisiana Jambalaya

This is my version of Louisiana Jambalaya. I used rotisserie chicken and smoked kielbasa (or andouille) instead of seafood. There are so many wonderful vegetables in this dish that are combined with the meat and rice….. you have to try it! It has a kick with the pepper and cayenne pepper but just enough to taste delicious!   Ingredients   […]

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Simple Wonton Noodles

You will not believe how I made these Wonton Noodles! This idea came to me and I had to try it. I have never seen where anyone has done this before but I’m sure somebody has. It’s like having fresh pasta in your soup only they are simple to make. Have you ever made them this way before? I’m sure […]

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Napa Valley Turkey Salad

This was the best turkey salad I have ever had! I would never have dreamed of putting this dressing on my turkey salad and it was amazing. Add some chopped pecans, green onions and it is the perfect salad. I didn’t have pecans or green onions so I left them out and it was still delicious! It is definitely a […]

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Chicken Normandy Casserole

Do you need something to do with your leftover cooked chicken? Here is a great way to put that chicken to good use. This recipe will feed 8-10 people or is fantastic as leftovers. What a great combination of stuffing, chicken, celery, carrots and more. I love this recipe because it is made up ahead of time and refrigerated. You can […]

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West Coast Chicken

Now I see why so many people love the West Coast, their recipes! Bone in, skinless thighs and only 316 calories per 4 oz serving. What a different and nice change of flavor eating chicken.  After seeing this recipe I just had to try it! I knew it would be good because it is made with chicken thighs and they […]

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Chicken Croquettes

Do you have leftover cooked chicken and you don’t know what to do with it? Make these delicious Chicken Croquettes! If you want to, you can even prepare them early in the day, refrigerate them and cook them up in no time at all for dinner. Top them off with this easy to make delicious creamy sauce and you have […]

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Cheesy Pizza Chicken Breasts

Cheesy Pizza Chicken Breasts are as delicious as they look! I don’t know what’s better, the fabulous taste or how quick & easy this is to make! Seriously, you can make these delicious Cheesy Pizza Chicken Breasts from start to finish in about 1/2 hour!   Ingredients   Add the parsley, oregano and garlic powder to the pizza sauce.   […]

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No Peek Chicken & Rice

This was as fabulous tasting as it looks! What a simple and easy No Peek Chicken & Rice recipe! It can be made entirely in one 13” x 9” pan. My Mom sent me this recipe because she loved it so much but I did make a few minor changes. I don’t know where it originated from, to give them […]

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Chicken Salt Brine & Orange Sauce

In the last few posts I have posted about brining and marinating so now I will add a light sauce after a salt brine. Brining with a salt brine is my absolute favorite flavor. I wish you could taste the way this whole chicken turned out…amazing! My husband gets all of the credit from brining to cooking (he smoked it) […]

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Italian Marinade for Chicken

My favorite Italian Marinade for chicken is Good Seasonings Salad Dressing. I don’t know if it is because of how quick and easy it is to make or the taste of the seasonings in the dressing. It is a dry mix that comes in a pouch. We buy it in this small box of four. For complete instructions to marinate […]

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Baked Parmesan Chicken Breasts

Do you like chicken breasts that are not fried, have a lot of flavor and a light coating of breading? These are so easy to make and they only have four ingredients. It doesn’t get any easier than this! Source: http://www.kraftrecipes.com   Ingredients   Pound the chicken breasts so they are all the same thickness.   In a wide bowl […]

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Easy Chicken & Pasta

Easy Chicken & Pasta is a one pot meal and very good! I adapted this recipe years ago from a Campbell’s soup recipe that I cut out of a magazine. This can go from the pan to the table in about 30 minutes. A great nutritional recipe with chicken, broccoli, cauliflower, carrots and pasta. Make this even healthier by using 98% […]

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Creamy Tuscan Chicken

This meal tasted as good as it looks! I don’t care for white meat but cooked this way it was absolutely delicious! I added some fettuccine to soak up that delicious sauce that is flavored with freshly grated parmesan cheese, garlic and Italian seasonings. Toss in some spinach and fresh tomatoes…….amazing! For all the real Italians cooks reading this, I […]

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Chicken Pasta Casserole

Chicken Pasta Casserole has a great combination of flavors. Top off the creamy, cheesy elbow macaroni with crushed Ritz Crackers and then even more cheese and you have one hearty, delicious meal! Although there is a bunch of small steps to make this, it really is easy to make…..and worth it! Both my grandchildren cleaned their bowls, my husband had […]

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