Chicken vs. Veggie Rice Bowls

Hey friends! Happy Friday night! I am enjoying a nice night catching up on shows, drinking wine, and eating popcorn! I have finally stopped crying after watching Grey’s Anatomy, so I wanted to share with you a couple of quick throw together recipes. BUT honestly, Grey’s, Parenthood, and now This is Us are the shows…

Thankful…

Brined turkey with lots of butter! Becca has stepped up big time in the kitchen this year. She loves it, and I am glad that she is showing an interest in cooking. I also taught her my fool proof mashed potatoes- Boil in slated water with a stick of butter. When done, add potatoes to…

BBQ Pineapple Pork Sliders

Hey guys! Made these bad boys via The Chew. Hawaiian Rolls and shredded pork  are always a hit in my house!   Ingredients 1 tablespoon butter (to grease) 12 sweet slider buns (cut in half) 1 rotisserie chicken, shredded- I used my crock pot shredded pork butt instead.  1 cup store-bought barbecue sauce 2 cans…

Lime Chicken Rice Bowl

Why does the weekend go by so fast? So sad that tomorrow is Monday already! Yesterday, my husband decided to make us some lunches for the week (with my help) and came up with this recipe. Pretty simple. I marinated 3 chicken breasts with a bottle of lime marinade for about an hour. Then the…

Chicken and Veggie Tomato Sauce with Yellow Rice

Evening! I made this meal last night for dinner and everyone cleaned their plates! I had just enough to take for lunch today. It was even better leftover. Chicken and Veggie Tomato Sauce with Yellow Rice Ingredients 4 chicken thighs 1 large can of diced tomatoes 1 onion, chopped 2 stalks of celery, chopped 2…

Mommy’s Choice

Monday I had a night with my girls, so after I picked Becca up from Cheer, I decided we were going  out to dinner. I chose Opa, one of our Mediterranean faves. Avgolemono Soup (Lemon and Chicken)   Falafel, hummus,  taziki Tonight was my choice as well…Oven roasted Chicken Thighs and Legs—-375 for an hour or…

Family Favorite- Breaded Chicken Cutlets

The fancy term is Chicken Milanese. I have made this tons of times, and you can find the recipe here. The girls LOVE it, so I was excited to see the recipe in my Blue Apron box this week.    Part of the meal also called for a side salad of pea shoots, radishes, and warm…

Spinach Salad with Chicken, Bacon, and Eggs

Hope you are having a terrific Tuesday! Here is a quick dinner I made for myself that is both healthy and indulgent. I added some of my oven roasted chicken (3/4 chopped breast), 2 boiled eggs, and 3 slices of chopped bacon on top of a generous serving of spinach. I topped with a few…