Peach Whiskey Barbecue Chicken

Adapted from: The Pioneer Woman First off, I texted this to Nate at work as a hint for dinner: I haven’t cooked anything to be remotely proud of in months…yea…months.  So to kick start my return, I had to make something spectacular and rib sticking.  My love for the Pioneer Woman continues because this recipeContinue reading “Peach Whiskey Barbecue Chicken”

Salsa Chicken Bowls

Never go to the grocery store without a list…especially after you have a baby.  I couldn’t remember the ingredients for a new recipe to save my life, and I just got lucky with what I had on hand with this one!  And I was still missing the cilantro.  But, it still tasted great, but theContinue reading “Salsa Chicken Bowls”

Easy Meat, Veggies, and Potatoes

Adapted from: Saving Makes CentsThis is a recipe that has been floating around Pinterest and I’ve been meaning to try for almost a year.  I thought it looked too simple to be true, but it’s not…it is as simple as it sounds!  And my goodness, flavorful.  I added a few ingredients of my own toContinue reading “Easy Meat, Veggies, and Potatoes”

Make Now and Freeze For Later

Nesting hit me this weekend.  One day it was in the form of cleaning and the next it took the form of cooking.  Here are the recipes I used to make several casseroles and breakfasts to freeze for later.  And, I have to tell you, having food and meals already taken care of, takes suchContinue reading “Make Now and Freeze For Later”

Honey and Goat Cheese Chicken

Source:  Paula DeenWhat a simple main dish filled with lots of flavor!  For those of you that are as obsessed with goat cheese as we are, this is for you.  No only is this chicken stuffed with goat cheese, but the cracker topping adds a sweet and spicy finish that is to die for!  OfContinue reading “Honey and Goat Cheese Chicken”

Chicken Manicotti

Adapted from: Southern Living Need a yummy recipe to make ahead of time and freeze for later?  Or a delicious dinner to bring to a friends house that just had a baby?  This meal is perfect and won’t disappoint.  My chef AND family friends who just had a baby approved this one! The filling isContinue reading “Chicken Manicotti”

Chicken Cacciatore

Adapted from:  Skinny Taste Chicken Cacciatore, such a classic and comforting meal.  Which got me wondering, what exactly is cacciatore?  It turns out, “cacciatore” means “hunter” in Italian.  And preparing a dish “hunter-style” includes tomatoes, herbs, peppers, and wine (optional of course!).  If you are from north Italy you’d use white wine and if you areContinue reading “Chicken Cacciatore”

Buffalo Chicken Wraps

Source:  All My Great Ideas Are Really From Pinterest Nate accuses me of being a sauce hoarder.  I love sauce, so sue me!  He also pointed out that we had 2 half bottles of Franks Hot Wing Sauce in the fridge, and asked me to explain.  I told him I was already a step aheadContinue reading “Buffalo Chicken Wraps”