Chicken Alfredo Tortellini Soup

Tweet This warm and easy soup is my version of a recipe I found on the Kate in the Kitchen blog. The original recipe used fresh chicken and vegetables, frozen tortellini, and stock. I replaced those ingredients with what I had on hand and added a bit of garlic. It was scrumptious. Next time, I’m […]

Chicken Cheese Ball

Tweet This recipe is from Mom’s personal collection. Its origin is lost to the mysteries of time. Chicken Cheese Ball is the first of my 25 Appetizers of Christmas. Ingredients 2 – 8 oz. pkgs cream cheese, softened ¼ cup mayonnaise 1 – 10 oz. can chicken breast, drained 1 pkg. dry Itallian dressing mix […]

Stir-Fry Your Way

Tweet So many of the stir fry recipes that I see tell you to use a bottle of “stir fry sauce.” Where’s the technique in that? So I was pleased when I found this recipe from the April 2011 issue of All You (original here), that includes a sauce you make yourself. The recipe was […]

Slow Cooker Chicken, Broccoli & Rice

Tweet I love everything about this recipe. I often buy similar frozen meals, ready for the microwave. This recipe from Campbell’s (original online) makes a satisfying, homemade version that is even better than those microwave meals. Ingredients Vegetable cooking spray 1 1/2 cups uncooked instant white rice 1 3/4 pounds skinless, boneless chicken breast halves […]

Chicken and Chorizo Paella

Tweet A recipe from the June 2011 issue of All You (original here). The note with the recipe explains that “This spicy one-skillet dish has minimal clean-up, so it’s ideal for an easy weeknight meal.” Ingredients 1 1/4 pounds boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into 2-inch chunks Salt 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons vegetable […]

Simple Chicken Salad

Tweet This simple chicken salad uses ingredients we typically have on hand and makes a nice alternative to your typical lunchmeat sandwiches. Also a great hit at a party with crackers or celery sticks. Ingredients 2 12-oz can chicken breast 1 cup finely chopped celery 1 cup finely chopped onion 2 tsp honey mustard 1/2 […]

Jiffy Chicken Casserole

Tweet This recipe originally came from a box of A&P instant rice, which has been taped inside the kitchen cabinet for over 30 years now. While we’ve varied the recipe a bit over the years, it’s remained a family favorite and is a great option whenever cold and flu season comes around. Ingredients 2 tbsp […]

Easy Cheesy Chicken Divan

Tweet Looking for an easy, go-to comfort food? This casserole will do the trick. Easily prepared from ingredients I usually have in the pantry, this satisfying dish always sees family going back for seconds. Ingredients 2 pkg. (6 oz.) STOVE TOP Stuffing Mix for Chicken 2 16 oz. cans chicken breast, drained 1 large onion, […]