Growing up in Nebraska, homemade chicken and noodles was a favorite meal of mine. My sous-chef dish-washing mother would buy a whole . At that time, there was no such thing as fresh deli rotisserie chicken, like we can buy now in most grocery stores, Sam's or Costco.I remember when mom … [Read more...] about Easy (and Delicious) Homemade Chicken and Noodles
Am I the only cook on the planet who hasn't heard of Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole? Apparently, when it comes to church food Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole has been a hit for a long, long time! My friend, Lila, made this casserole for a Community Bible Study fellowship lunch this spring. At … [Read more...] about Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole
When you are in Manhattan the choices for a 5-star meal exists around nearly every corner. But when my Chief Travel Mate and I were reminiscing with friends, Catherine and Russ about Russ's awesome 4-ingredient Spiessbraten ... well, it didn't make sense to go anywhere except to the market to … [Read more...] about Spiessbraten, Idar-Oberstein Style!
As soon as Thanksgiving dinner is in our review mirror and before we start eating leftovers (or turkey noodle soup or turkey and rice casserole) I am ready for pasta, shrimp, beef, anything quick and easy.Enter ... Shrimp Tortellini!This incredible recipe meets my criteria - simple, … [Read more...] about Tortellini and Shrimp
Last February my son, Cory, and his wife, Ann, began using Blue Apron, a meal delivery service. Both Cory and Ann work outside the home and so they share the meal preparation. But Cory enjoys cooking much more than Ann does and so he is the primary cook (and she does the clean-up!)Blue … [Read more...] about When The Student Surpasses The Teacher & Blue Apron Sumac-Spiced Salmon
This recipe for hot chicken salad reminds me so much of my new favorite veggie casserole! Before you think I've mixed up my fowl and my veggies let me explain. Every once in a while I eat something that I just can't get enough of. It is usually when lots of people are around and I either … [Read more...] about Friends Hot Chicken Salad