Post Tagged with: "chicken"

Easy Garlic and Brown Sugar Chicken

We love the simplicity of this dish and we promise this is one that you can easily make for a quick meal during your busy work week. We have to admit that we can’t take full credit for this recipe. Tinsley saw this concept on Pinterest and was dying to make it. The problem was, [...]

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Cherry and Apricot Herb Chicken

  We’re always sad when summer ends and our favorite fruits become “out of season.” During peak season, we are always trying to incorporate fruit into our recipes, but those efforts fall short when the season ends. These days, local markets are stocking their shelves with a huge variety of dried fruits. Now, we can [...]

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Broiled Sweet and Savory Chicken

Name a food magazine and we get it. We love to spend most of our Saturday mornings flipping through the pages to get inspired in the kitchen. We actually are a little nerdy because we created a system to catalog the recipes we like. We start by marking the pages of whatever looks yummy. Then, [...]

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Arroz con Pollo

Arroz con Pollo simply translates to rice with chicken, and this recipe is one of my favorite Sunday dinners. Sundays in our house means one-pot wonders. We love to have on hand these recipes that call for little prep in the kitchen, but big flavor at dinner time. During football season, we have these recipes cooking [...]

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Dragon Chicken Stir Fry

Stir fry is a favorite comfort dish for us. It’s quick, easy and it’s the perfect meal after a long day at work. Our stir fry won’t keep you tied up in the kitchen for long, which allows for more relaxing on the couch! Sometimes stir fry can be greasy and fatty, but after some investigative research, [...]

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Chicken in a Mushroom Mustard Hollandaise Sauce

Summertime in the kitchen is all about light, bright flavors that won’t weigh you down. The last thing you want is a heavy meal sitting in your tummy on a super-hot summer night. My mushroom mustard sauce is vinegar based and thinner than a traditional sauce, similar to a french hollandaise sauce. This short recipe [...]

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Nutty Cheerio Chicken

You probably haven’t thought of combining breakfast cereal and chicken.  I admit, it sounds very strange.  Before you turn up your nose and click away, give it a try.  When I made this for my husband, he said ‘this is the best damn chicken I’ve ever had’.  The Cheerio and honey really takes this dish to new [...]

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St. Patty’s Chicken

Need a healthy meal before you drink down a bunch of green beer? I have you covered! This recipe fits the bill for being green and is the perfect dish to get you ready for spring.  Aside from cooking, another passion of mine is traveling. Of course, during our travels we love to eat. My inspiration to create [...]

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Mandarin Asian Glazed Chicken

Craving a little Asian flavor? We are too! Still trying to get back on track to your New Years resolutions? Yep, we are on that boat too. This recipe has just what you need – it’s packed full of sweet and savory notes that will calm your Asian craving. Wanna a little kick? Add about [...]

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Apple Jack Chicken

Ooey gooey cheese, yes please! Is there anything more delicious than a juicy chicken breast stuffed with cheese? Yep, add the crunch of apple and hello good looking, come to mama! Watching the scale is easy with recipes like these. This one is a weeknight go-to-recipe for us. We love stuffing chicken with all sorts of surprises; our taste buds love when we come up with different cheese combos. The pepper jack cheese gives a little kick and the sweetness from the apple cools it down. This recipe would also be yummy with brie.

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Cherry it up Chicken with Harvest Grains

Trader Joe’s has become one of our favorite stores. If you are looking for something unique and different to add you dinner menu, then this is the place to check out. Trader Joe’s is the store that turned me onto this product that I used in this recipe. One cup of this hearty, nutty mix [...]

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Spicy Honey Mustard Chicken

My favorite part about being a kid was spending Saturdays with my Dad.  Growing up, my dad was a huge collector of antique cars.  He loved to buy “pieces of junk” frames and turn them into gorgeous looking retro cars.  He spent his most of his Saturdays at local car shows – collecting ideas for [...]

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Grilled Chicken & Peach Salad

Yep, it’s that time of year again - resolution time. How many have already made a dash to the local gym and signed up for a 5 year membership? We all seem to think that January is that magically month for us to get into shape and continue with that routine. Maybe that method works for [...]

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Slow Cooked Chicken Tacos & Cilantro Sour Cream

One of our favorite things about this time of the year is spending time with our niece and nephew, Taylor and Trevor. We love it when we are asked to babysitting while Mom and Dad play Santa and do a little shopping. Taylor is 10 and loves being in the kitchen with Tinsley. It’s always [...]

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Parsley Roasted Chicken w/ Roasted Brussel Sprouts and Tomatoes

It’s still brussel sprout season and you’re going to see several recipes for these little cuties. We can’t seem to get enough of them and our favorite cooking method is to roast them in the oven. Known sometimes as wild cabbage, brussel sprouts can provide special cholesterol lowering benefits. Looking to lower those high scores [...]

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