Cranberry Orange Sauce with White Wine

I love cranberries! Cranberry juice, cranberry cocktails, cranberry relish, homemade cranberry sauce, and even that canned jelly stuff with the can lines. I am making Thanksgiving dinner for 8; It will be the 5 of us plus my parents and brother. I know everyone likes the canned stuff. I have no problem with the canned…

“Chilaquiles”

Chilaquiles is a traditional Mexican dish that typically contains green salsa (tomatillo), red salsa (tomato) or mole sauce that is poured over crisp tortilla triangles, called totopos. The mixture is simmered until the tortilla starts softening. Because this was mainly a dish to use leftover tortillas and salsa, sometimes leftover meat is added to the…

Chicken Stock

Tonight I planned on making a roast chicken Julia (Child) style… I followed the directions to the tee. I usually just wing it and it ends up yummy no matter what. There is the occasional not-done-yet-and-have-to-stick-it-back-in-for-15-more-minutes situations, but usually they turn out perfect and delicious. Case in point… https://funfoodiefamily.com/2013/10/06/sage-brown-butter-roasted-chicken/ https://funfoodiefamily.com/2013/07/01/white-wine-roasted-chicken/?relatedposts_exclude=1227 Tonight I wanted to do…

Weekly Meal Plan 11/24

So glad this week is finally here! Thanksgiving Week!!!!! Here is my weekly meal plan for the week. Sunday- Roasted Chicken, Green beans, potatoes, and mushrooms Monday- Italian Sausage Baked Ziti with homemade marinara https://funfoodiefamily.com/2013/10/14/italian-sausage-baked-ziti/ Tuesday- Cheese Stuffed Cheeseburgers https://funfoodiefamily.com/2013/09/15/cheese-stuffed-cheeseburgers/ Wednesday- Enchiladas https://funfoodiefamily.com/2013/07/05/beef-and-chicken-enchiladas/ Thursday- Turkey, cornbread stuffing, mashed potatoes, green beans with mushrooms and bacon,…

Girls’ Night- Chinese

3 little princesses, my college bestie, plus one mama…Chinese food! Egg Drop Soup, Crab Rangoons, egg rolls, chicken teriyaki, Chicken lo mein, and seafood pad thai. YUM!

Meal Plan 11/17/13

Another week of meal planning done. Now I just have to find the energy to go to the store. I think I will send my husband this time. =) Sunday-BBQ Chicken Sandwiches https://funfoodiefamily.com/2013/11/17/easy-bbq-chicken/ Monday- Home made Chili-cheese hot dogs, baked beans, mixed veggies https://funfoodiefamily.com/2013/10/20/chili-and-cornbread/ Tuesday- Chinese Take Out Wednesday- Taco night! https://funfoodiefamily.com/2013/07/23/homemade-taco-seasoning-mix/ Thursday- Naan Pizza-…

Easy BBQ Chicken

This recipe is simple. So simple I kinda feel like I cheated somehow. I don’t know; maybe someone has already come up with this recipe before. I honestly didn’t look. I had some thawed chicken thighs that I knew I needed to use ASAP. I was going to use them Friday night for date night….