Pecan Crusted Chicken Tenders

Pecan Crusted Chicken Tenders are my go to weeknight dinner!

PECAN CRUSTED CHICKEN TENDERS take this tasty dinner or appetizer to the next level! The pecans toast in the oven as the chicken cooks giving them a nutty crunchy texture! My kids love chicken tenders and so do I!  I told you of my love of ranch so you know that I love a chicken tender.  In some cases it's a vehicle for eating more ranch!  I wanted it to be more than that … [Read more...]

Creamy Wild Rice and Chicken Soup

Creamy Wild Rice and Chicken Soup is the best fall comfort food ever!! It's ready in just 30 minutes!

CREAMY WILD RICE AND CHICKEN SOUP is the ultimate comfort food. It's chicken soup with cream and rice! You don't get any better than that! We have been super busy this summer traveling as much as possible.  Grab a glimpse and a slice of Cream Cheese Filled Pumpkin Cake here<-----  After being on the go for soooo long we're ready to settle into the comfort of fall.  The … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Mediterranean Chicken

Break out your crockpot to make this Slow Cooker Mediterranean Chicken! Chicken thighs slow cooked with tomatoes and olives for a easy dinner that is ready when you get home!

Break out your crockpot to make this Slow Cooker Mediterranean Chicken! Chicken thighs slow cooked with tomatoes and olives for a easy dinner that is ready when you get home! Well it took a little longer then usual but here in Maryland we've hit the dog days of summer. It has been hot and muggy, the kind of weather that really doesn't make you want to spend much of time in … [Read more...]

Copycat Carrabba’s Chicken Bryan

Copycat Carrabba’s Chicken Bryan is the best chicken recipe you will ever encounter. Mouthwatering ingredients, to die for sauce and goat cheese. Need I say more?

Copycat Carrabba’s Chicken Bryan is the best chicken recipe you will ever encounter. Mouthwatering ingredients, to die for sauce and goat cheese. Need I say more? This recipe is just like the Carrabba’s signature dish. And there is a reason this dish is a fan favorite. In all honesty it is the reason we became Carrabba’s regulars. The combination of the Lemon Butter Sauce … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Barbecue Chicken and Veggies

Make this complete Slow Cooker Barbecue Chicken and Veggies meal without heating your kitchen!

Make this complete Slow Cooker Barbecue Chicken and Veggies meal without heating your kitchen! I don't know about you, but it seems that summer is flying by! Camping, swimming and summer camps, and now I have to think about school supply shopping already! I don't back down on my slow cooker meals in the summer, in fact I think I use my slow cooker more in the heat of the … [Read more...]

Tequila Lime Grilled Chicken

Tequila Lime Grilled Chicken is so simple and I love to serve it as fajitas!

We love to grill chicken in my family. TEQUILA LIME GRILLED CHICKEN has been a favorite for years. It's great on its own or sliced and served as tacos or fajitas! Years ago I found a tequila lime marinade and was hooked.  I really loved it on our grilled chicken and then we'd slice it to make fajitas.  Then, one day I couldn't find the marinade so I decided to make it on my … [Read more...]

Cheddar Bay Chicken Bake

This Cheddar Bay Chicken Bake is an amazingly simple one-dish meal the whole family will love!

Tender chicken breasts in marinara are topped with buttery Red Lobster cheddar bay biscuits in this Cheddar Bay Chicken Bake. It's an amazingly simple one-dish meal the whole family will love! Cheddar bay biscuits are the sole reason I go to Red Lobster. Those tender biscuits loaded with cheese and butter, piping hot right out of the oven, are pretty much the best thing … [Read more...]

Grilled Barbecue Chicken Salad

Grilled Barbecue Chicken Salad with Avocado Ranch Dressing is better than your favorite restaurant salad at a fraction of the cost, but with ALL the flavor!

Grilled Barbecue Chicken Salad with Avocado Ranch Dressing is packed with crunchy veggies, crispy tortilla strips, tender barbecue chicken and the most intoxicating dressing EVER!  Better than your favorite restaurant salad at a fraction of the cost, but with ALL the flavor... And then some! Its been uncharacteristically muggy here in San Diego, so much so that it flash … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Pineapple Teriyaki Chicken

Dust off that slow cooker and try this easy Slow Cooker Pineapple Teriyaki Chicken, your family will love it!

Dust off that slow cooker and try this easy Slow Cooker Pineapple Teriyaki Chicken, your family will love it! It's been very hot in Oregon already this year. Usually the weather stays cool until the end of June. On Saturday it was over 100 degrees! With the weather being so darn hot, I am using my slow cooker even more. I made this delicious Slow Cooker Pineapple Teriyaki … [Read more...]

Grilled Chicken Fajita Foil Packet Meal

This easy Chicken Fajita Foil Packet Meal is perfect for grilling out on a busy weeknight. Almost no clean-up required!

This easy Chicken Fajita Foil Packet Meal is perfect for grilling out on a busy weeknight. Almost no clean-up required! It's summer time, that means laying out in the sunshine, or splashing in the pool, or taking the kids on fun family outings. No one wants to have to cut all of that short so they can go home and start cooking. Am I right? I grill out a lot once the … [Read more...]