Easy (and Delicious) Homemade Chicken and Noodles

Easy (and Delicious) Homemade Chicken and Noodles

Growing up in Nebraska, homemade chicken and noodles was a favorite meal of mine.  My sous-chef dish-washing mother would buy a whole chicken in a can.  At that time, there was no such thing as fresh deli rotisserie chicken, like we can buy now in most...

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Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole

Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole

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...

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Spiessbraten, Idar-Oberstein Style!

Spiessbraten, Idar-Oberstein Style!

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...

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Tortellini and Shrimp

Tortellini and Shrimp

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...

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Friends Hot Chicken Salad

Friends Hot Chicken Salad

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...

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Butternut, Potato and Onion Crustless Quiche

Butternut, Potato and Onion Crustless Quiche

I know, you know, I never met a Quiche I didn't like.  So imagine my excitement when I saw this picture from Maureen at The Orgasmic Chef.  It is autumn in the United States and pumpkins and spice and all things nice are dancing in my head.  This includes butternut...

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Homemade Meatballs and Marinara Sauce

Homemade Meatballs and Marinara Sauce

How often do you hear ... "These are the best _______ (fill in the blank) you have ever made"?   Ever? I cook ...  a lot.  My sous-chef dish-washing mom and The Chief  are very kind and complimentary of my cooking. But recently I received the "these are the best...

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Melt In Your Mouth Baked Chicken

Melt In Your Mouth Baked Chicken

This recipe is all over Facebook and quite a few websites including Food.com.  The first recipe I saw called for plain Greek yogurt as the main ingredient.  However, my sous-chef dish-washing mom is not a yogurt fan and so when I saw the same recipe made with...

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Spinach and Feta Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Spinach and Feta Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Stuffed chicken breasts are easy to make, fun to serve and at my house always get rave reviews.  Bacon-wrapped Cream Cheese Stuffed Chicken is still the #1 most viewed recipe on my website.   But, come on, we can't eat bacon and cream cheese every night of the week!...

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