Chicken Cordon Bleu Pot Pie

Have you ever tried to make chicken cordon bleu? It’s a royal pain in the ass! I’ve never had it come out right. The chicken is too dry, the sauce is too thin, the breading falls off, the cheese falls out, the roll falls apart after taking the toothpicks out!…

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20+ Essential Asian Recipes

Asian cuisine is the best! It’s always surprising, adventurous, and different from what we (as Americans) expect. Upon starting this blog, one of my goals was to experiment in this arena. It started with MM introducing me to my first wok. If you don’t own a wok, please, I beg…

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Easy Stacked Enchiladas Verdes

Who’s got time to individually wrap each and every tortilla??? Not this girl! Stacked enchiladas are a fantastic and ridiculously easy method for those countless busy nights that leave you with little time to cook.  These came out oh so delicious and show up often in the meal rotation. It’s like…

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Fully Loaded Crock Pot Chicken Chowder

Winter is definitely here. It’s been a surprisingly cold winter for Washington to be sure. We’ve actually had several days barely below freezing and a couple of snow dustings. That’s crazy talk for our typically mild climate. We haven’t had a good snow in at least 4 or 5 years.…

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Crockpot White Chicken Chili

Chili is the ultimate winter dish. When you’re chilly, you should eat chili right? Ok, that was lame of me to say. True! But lame.  So here we are, October. Cold, rainy, crockpot season. All I want to do is throw stuff in my slow cooker and turn it in to…

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Chicken Tetrazzini

This pasta dish filled with chicken, mushrooms, and cheese is the perfect comfort food!  Don’t you just want to dive in to that? I did…. twice! Yes, two bowls full! I couldn’t stop eating it. Every time I took a bite, my eyes rolled back into my head. I was so…

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Crockpot Chicken and Dumplings

Crockpot Chicken and Dumplings

Extraordinary crockpot comfort food. Hot chicken soup with vegetables and savory herbs topped with cheesy garlic dumplings. This is a great fall Sunday dinner with excellent leftovers for Monday. Chicken and dumplings is a dish I’ve been fascinated by since I was a teenager. When I was 16, 1 started working…

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Baked Chicken Parmesan

Baked Chicken Parmesan

I love this recipe. I’ve been making it forever. No frying involved! Don’t get me wrong, I love fried food! But it’s no good if you’re trying to eat healthy and watch your weight. So how do you create a delectable crispy chicken crust without frying? Panko! Well, that’s the short…

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Honey Garlic Chicken

Honey Garlic Chicken

Sweet and tangy Asian fried chicken with a garlic, honey, soy, sesame sauce. This goes great with noodles or rice. This recipe started with Mountain Man ordering it randomly from our local Chinese takeout place. It instantly became our new favorite and often we would fight for the last piece!…

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Enchilritochanga

Enchilritochanga. 3 Mexican dishes in one!

Yeah, I’m making up words now, lol. Enchil-rito-changa! Part enchilada, part burrito, part chimichanga, all delicious! It started off as a baked chimichanga but then I added beans to the filling… and enchilada sauce as a topping. And since each has its own name: Enchilada = sauce over the tortilla…

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