Chicken Enchiladas For Two

Chicken Enchiladas for Two

Enchiladas are an easy weeknight meal, which can be very healthy if you use good ingredients. Simple and easy to prepare, I made these chicken enchiladas with my favorite go to, pre-cooked, pre-chopped chicken. Great invention for couples, or even one person. Of course, you can prepare raw chicken, however,…


Meal 2: In Our Series of 3 Meals for 2 People Without Leftovers

Indonesian Rice

Three Meals for Two People Meal Two: Indonesian Chicken & Rice This is a simple dinner but is very filling. The original recipe from America’s Test Kitchen calls for Thai chilies. I do not like hot, spicy foods, so I used banana peppers instead (still removing the seeds).  I prepped…


Creamy Sauce makes this Tuscan Chicken Dish

Chicken Thighs in a Creamy Sauce

I have known for a long time that dark meat on chicken has more flavor, I just have preferred breast meat from the chicken. However, after making this incredible creamy sauce and nestling chicken thighs in the sauce,  I have started to change my tune. This dish is very good…


Weeknight Chicken Enchilada Meal

weeknight chicken enchiladas - joanns food bites

Looking for an easy prep, weeknight meal? Look no further than Chicken Enchiladas. I use the precooked, Perdue southwest chicken, which makes for simple prep work. Using my Pamper Chef chopper to cut up the onion and pepper. I cut the chicken down into bite size portions.  I do use…


Baked Chicken, Rigatoni and Zucchini

baked chicken, rigatoni and zucchini

Even a beginner could make the home smell like an Italian restaurant with this Baked chicken, Rigatoni and Zucchini meal. Although zucchini is at its peak in the summertime, fresh zucchini is available at most supermarkets throughout the year.  Adding chicken to this savory dish provides some protein. Zucchini A…


Chicken and Lemon Pasta with Summer Vegetables

Chicken Lemon Pasta

Looking for a way to use up your summer harvest? For this Chicken and Lemon Pasta, you will spend more time prepping than cooking. Use store bought rotisserie chicken to make this a weeknight meal. MAKES 4 SERVINGS TOTAL TIME 35 MINUTES   COOK – pasta in a large pot…


Easy Dinner: Roasted Chicken Thighs with Herb Butter

I love roasting in the oven. It is usually a very easy dinner and with the fresh herbs in this recipe, it is very refreshing and the chicken skin is so crispy. This technique makes for easy clean up and very difficult to mess up. PREP TIME: 15 MINUTES     COOK…


Easy Crispy Parmesan Chicken

  Why this recipe works:  To create a crisp coating that stays put, dredge the cutlets in flour, then dip them in beaten eggs, dredge them in Parmesan cheese enriched with black pepper, and finally more flour, which keeps the cheese in place.  Make sure your oil is very hot:…


Easy Recipe Day! – Pesto Pasta

Made the dish below, it was delicious.   I think next time I will cut the grape tomatoes in half. See Tasty.com for the recipe – http://www.buzzfeed.com/alvinzhou/try-this-one-pan-garlic-chicken-pesto-pasta-dish-for-dinner#.soNzbqWA3p                                         Will be making…


Risotto can be almost hands free…

If you have ever tried to make risotto you know it is a long process. Typically, you must constantly stir the rice while it absorbs all the liquid of your broth – which could take 30-45 minutes – STIRRING CONSTANTLY – who has time for that? NOT ME. From Cook’s…