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Simple Chicken Cacciatore

June 16, 2014
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Cooking has been a part of my life for a very long time. As a child, I loved helping my mother and grandmother make dinner. When I became a teenager, I enjoyed the satisfaction of making meals for my family before my mother arrived home from work. My love of cooking carried over to adulthood […]

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Make Perfect Roasted Chicken and Have Great Leftovers!

March 24, 2014
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Do you have a “go to” meal? You know, the type of meal that you make over and over? Roast chicken is one of mine. And not only do I love cooking roasted chicken, the leftovers can be made into another spectacular meal. The spring sports season is here. That means run, run, run. If […]

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Whole Roaster Chicken In The Slow Cooker

March 6, 2014
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Yesterday was just “one of those” mornings. You probably have had one and know what I am talking about. This was the kind of morning where there is traffic on the one mile drive to middle school, my high school daughter’s bus didn’t come and five minutes before I had to leave for work, I realized […]

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Crunchy and Creamy Chicken Salad With Dill

October 8, 2013
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Whenever our family heads to New York City, we like to try a new deli. While my husband judges the deli by their pastrami and corned beef, I look straight to the chicken and tuna salad. While the rest of my family are not crazy about these salads, I love them. And since I don’t […]

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10 Recipes For Rotisserie Chicken

July 2, 2013
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When you don’t have a kitchen, dinner time can be a little bit of a challenge.  We have several grills but with the torrential downpours between five and seven every night  I needed some other options. So I ran to the grocery store and bought  a rotisserie chicken along with a few side dishes. If […]

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Chicken Pesto Gnocchi

June 7, 2013
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It is an awful rainy evening and I have the perfect dinner for you. Rent a movie and make these gnocchi. They are quick and easy.  The big plus is that you can eat them while watching your favorite flick. No knife required! Check out my Chicken Pesto Gnocchi Recipe on The Food Fanatic. Happy […]

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Ponzu Chicken Stir Fry

May 14, 2013
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I am no stranger to making a quick Asian stir fry. This is pretty much a staple in our busy household. It’s easy, healthy and family friendly.  Check out my featured recipe today on Food Fanatic! What do you like to put in your stir fry dishes? Here is more inspiration: Mongolian Chicken Stir Fry […]

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Balsamic Chicken Scaloppine & McCormick Giveaway!

September 19, 2012

CONTEST CLOSED The mad school rush started a few weeks ago and my family is busy as usual. With everything going on I am still trying to get a nice dinner on the table in between chauffeuring my kids around. McCormick Gourmet Recipe Mixes were calling my name! McCormick Gourmet has a new line of […]

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Chicken Soup

April 27, 2012

Chicken soup is not just for winter. I’ll admit I am not a big soup fan in the summer especially the thick creamy kinds.  But I can eat chicken soup at any time of year. No, I am not going to serve it at my next summer barbecue but there is nothing better than a […]

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Spicy Oven Fried Chicken

March 7, 2012

My family loves fried chicken. They think there is nothing better than picking up a nice greasy bucket of chicken from a fast food joint. In fact, that has been the kids’ birthday dinner choices for more times than I care to admit. I, on the other hand, am not so happy with the sluggishness […]

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