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Chicken Stirfry

I like a good meat and potatoes dinner as the next person. But more often, I prefer a dish like this one: the meat is there, and it definitely stands out, but it plays an accent role to the many … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Roasted Chicken (and what to do with the leftovers!)

So many recipes call for shredded cooked chicken, or suggest you purchase a rotisserie chicken from your supermarket to shred and use in a dish. And, well, I’ve done that – but it’s pretty expensive to do on a regular … Continue reading

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Chicken Fajitas for a Crowd

Fajitas are a fun party food, but trying to get all the different components to be ready at the same time can be frustrating. That’s why this recipe is such a help: the meat and the vegetables cooking is very … Continue reading

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Oven-Fried Drumsticks

“It’s shake ‘n bake! And I helped!” I don’t know why, but that old commercial used to be a mainstay in my house when I was growing up. But here’s the thing – it struck a chord with us, aside … Continue reading

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Pasta with pan-fried chicken, vegetables, and cheesy Alfredo sauce

I love pasta dishes. They’re usually fairly quick, filling, and you can switch things up endlessly. This is a dish I learned from family, but I’ve switched it up to use homemade Alfredo sauce. Feel free to swap out the … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Mexican Chicken Soup

This is one of those recipes that is simple but flavorful. Theresa and I originally made it as a freezer-to-slow cooker meal: dump the ingredients in a bag and then thaw and slow cook. But when Theresa made hers, she … Continue reading

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Chicken Parmesan Showdown!: Traditional v. Deconstructed

I often find that my kids’ palates are disappointingly narrow. I spend a good bit of time thinking about ways to get them to try and eat new foods. After having Chicken Parmesan for dinner at Theresa’s house one evening, … Continue reading

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