Complicated Green Chili Shredded Chicken

I hope you can follow this recipe. It's so complicated, so please. Focus. 4-6 chicken breasts 1 jar HEB That Green Sauce Lime to taste Salt to taste Put the chicken breasts in a slow cooker. Top with sauce. Cook for 7-8 hours on low, then shred with a fork. If you're feeling saucy, squeeze… Continue reading Complicated Green Chili Shredded Chicken

Main Dish · Poultry

Baked BBQ Chicken

This recipe is outstanding.  Bragging rights for the best and easiest BBQ chicken start here. The extra step in marinating before baking makes it all worthwhile.  I never knew baked chicken could be so yummy.  The smoked paprika gives the chicken a subtle smoky flavor.  If you don't have that ingredient, invest now.....as we use… Continue reading Baked BBQ Chicken

Crock Pot · Main Dish · Poultry

Crockpot Chicken and Dumplings

My friend Judi and I walk and talk... then talk and walk.  Our talks always lead to food (shocker), the newest restaurants (big news in our small town), and the latest recipes that we have tried.  We are still waiting for Jack Frost in Texas, but when he finally gets here.....we will be ready for… Continue reading Crockpot Chicken and Dumplings

Kid-Friendly · Pork · Poultry

Parmesan Crusted Pork Chops or Chicken Breasts

When a busy working mom of three kids  gives us an easy recipe to try, it is at the top of the to do list.  We tried it with pork chops, score.  We tried it with chicken breasts, jackpot.  The entire family will eat it,  shout it from the mountain tops. Super simple and very… Continue reading Parmesan Crusted Pork Chops or Chicken Breasts

Crock Pot · Poultry

Crockpot Cashew Chicken

Growing up in Southwest Missouri, they had a claim to fame that the original Cashew Chicken came from our area.  A friend from my hometown of Branson recently posted this recipe and I had to try it.  Winner!  Perfect amount of spice for the perfect taste.Ingredients2 lbs of boneless skinless chicken tenders1/4 c. flour 1/2… Continue reading Crockpot Cashew Chicken


Caribbean Jerk Marinated Chicken

Close your eyes and dream you are on the beaches on Jamaica. After a few minutes in the kitchen, you will realize you have made a great chicken dish with little effort. Spices are well balanced in this recipe. 3 T. Carribean Jerk Seasoning (found in the spice section) 3 T. vegetable oil 2 T.… Continue reading Caribbean Jerk Marinated Chicken


White Chicken Chili

My friends and neighbors know me well. I am always looking for something new to cook at the first hint of Fall and also any special occasion. Thank you Tawnya for sharing a great soup recipe. Between trick or treaters, we snacked on this soup all evening. It was perfect. 1 tsp. of lemon pepper… Continue reading White Chicken Chili


Festive Chicken

I had this at Craig and Amy's this week, and I loved it! This recipe can easily be doubled for a big family or company. Amy says she makes it when someone has a baby, and I think it's my new standby for that too! 1 box Uncle Ben's long grain wild rice (original recipe,… Continue reading Festive Chicken

Kid-Friendly · Poultry

Chicken on a Toothpick

We are starting to get into "eating things on a toothpick" around here. So I made up a little chicken nugget recipe that is quick, easy and most of all, kid friendly. 2 T. milk 1 egg 2 chicken breast halves Something for coating (see notes at end for ideas) Preheat oven to 375. Mix… Continue reading Chicken on a Toothpick

Pasta · Poultry

Book Club Pasta

Looking for a recipe that serves a large group and looks pretty?  I love this one with all my heart.  It comes from Kendra's friend Irene (an amazing cook), but I think I might hold the record for making it.  I  love it, and so does my Pokeno group and  my tennis friends .   The… Continue reading Book Club Pasta