All posts in: Main Dishes

Chicken Stir Fry

I am aware is not an authentic Chinese recipe. I don’t own a wok and can’t really stand the thought of fish sauce. So, this is a recipe I throw together when I want stir fry… Read more »

October 19, 2016 | Featured, Main Dishes

Greek Lemon Chicken with Tzatziki Sauce

Our everyday grilled chicken got a makeover with a quick marinade and a little feta and herbs. Add some sliced cucumbers and peppers on the side, and this is a full, healthy, meal.    … Read more »

July 20, 2016 | Main Dishes

Lemon Butter Shrimp

This meal hardly requires a recipe, it’s that easy. Maybe the best shrimp we’ve ever eaten at home!   I like to buy the fresh, peeled and deveined shrimp from Whole Foods.  But the frozen,… Read more »

July 19, 2016 | Main Dishes

Honey Lemon Chicken

The kids love the Honey Lemon Chicken from P.F. Chang’s, and while this dish is clearly not the same, it has the same sweet and sour combo they like.   This recipe gets 10 thumbs up… Read more »

June 21, 2016 | Main Dishes

Taco Rolls

Here’s a fun twist on tacos!  Roll your taco meat up in pizza dough and bake them until brown.  Top with sour cream, salsa, guacamole, cilantro.   These would be great appetizers for a party,… Read more »

June 4, 2016 | Main Dishes, Snacks & Drinks

Honey Sriracha Salmon

Adjust the Sriracha to your taste.  We really like the contrast of the sweet of the honey, the salt of the soy sauce, and the heat of the Sriracha.    I served this salmon with… Read more »

June 4, 2016 | Main Dishes

Slow Cooker Chicken Tostadas

This versatile recipe for chicken could be used for tacos, burritos, nachos, or even taco salad.  The green salsa gives the chicken a tangy flavor we all really liked.  I also added a can of… Read more »

June 4, 2016 | Main Dishes
One Pot Mac and Cheese

One Pot Homemade Mac and Cheese

When I read this recipe I thought it was too good to be true.  One pot for creamy mac and cheese?  No way.  But guess what?  It’s pretty darn good.   John and I liked… Read more »

February 3, 2016 | Main Dishes, Sides

Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

  This time of year when we are all getting colds, I like to serve Chicken Noodle Soup pretty frequently.  This is my go-to recipe when I use the slow cooker.   It’s a simple… Read more »

February 1, 2016 | Main Dishes, Soup and Salad

Pizza Waffles

This was a fun dinner for the kids. I got everything ready and let them make their own Pizza Waffles!  A couple of kids wanted pepperoni and one wanted just cheese.  My only tip is… Read more »

January 22, 2016 | Main Dishes