10 Recipes For Rotisserie Chicken

July 2, 2013

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
pesto chicken gnocchi

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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Chicken And Quinoa Stuffed Poblanos With Avocado Cream

January 29, 2013
quinoa poblanos

Last year, my “Fake-Out Shrimp Fried Rice” landed me a spot on the Dr Oz show.  I made a fake fried rice dish using quinoa and shrimp along with lots of veggies. Since then I have incorporated quinoa into lots of our dinners. Quinoa (pronounced keen-wah) is a great ingredient to have in your diet.  […]

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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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Mongolian Chicken Stir Fry

December 1, 2011

This holiday season I made a promise to myself. I am going to relax and enjoy every minute I can without being stressed out. Okay, that might be tough. But if I can hold my promise for 75% of the time, I will be satisfied. Our sports schedule is a little lighter for the month […]

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Chicken Shwarma

February 24, 2011

When I was in college I had the luxury of ordering food until the wee hours of the morning. After a night out with friends, you could always stop at the “Grease Trucks” on the way home. They were available 24 hours a day. Many of the grease trucks carried Middle Eastern sandwiches and college […]

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