Creamy Chicken & Mushroom Alfredo Pasta

Talk about comfort food… this pasta has it all! Rich, creamy alfredo sauce, tender chicken and savory mushrooms. You could also leave the chicken out for a vegetarian-friendly meal.  Creamy Chicken & Mushroom Alfredo Pasta Serves: 2 For Pasta: 1/2 lb. dried linguine (or pasta of your choice) 1 boneless skinless chicken breast, cooked and…

Easy Jambalaya 

In honor of Mardi Gras, and because I love all things New Orleans, I decided to try my hand at making this classic spicy rice dish. I would say I’m a fairly adventurous cook, but some things still intimidate me, and jambalaya had always been one of them… until I started comparing recipes and realized…

Grilled Lemon Herb Marinated Chicken Salad

I’ll admit it, I think salads are kind of boring. I have trouble eating one without getting tired of it. (Seriously!) So IF I am going to indulge, it has to be pretty tasty… and this lemon herb marinated chicken fits the bill. The marinade has fresh lemon, garlic, some basil and oregano… I promise…

Best Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup

This is my Nan’s recipe and it is literally the yummiest homemade chicken noodle soup you will find! She whips up a big pot any time one of us feels a cold coming on or just to warm up on an extra chilly winter weekend. Best Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Serves: 8-12 2- 48 oz….

Sweet Teriyaki Glaze

Who doesn’t love teriyaki anything? Heres a simple and versatile teriyaki glaze that works great on so many things from fish and salmon, to burgers, to chicken. It’s slightly thicker than your traditional teriyaki sauce, and a bit sweeter too which I happen to love! Try it on my Teriyaki Salmon Burgers. #WhatIveGotCookin Sweet Teriyaki…

Italian Chicken Salads

Where did THAT weekend go? Ugh… Monday again! 🙄 And if your Monday is anything like mine, the last thing you want (or have time) to do is spend an hour in the kitchen making dinner later. So I’ve decided to start posting “Monday Meal Quickies” (#MMQ) – a super speedy recipe with minimal ingredients…