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Main Dishes

One Pot Chicken Lo Mein

One Pot Chicken Lo Mein

This one pot chicken recipe has a nice savory flavor by combining soy sauce, garlic and broth. ...

Italian Turkey Meatloaf

Italian Turkey Meatloaf

This Italian Turkey Meatloaf is so flavorful and moist.  A wonderful blend of turkey, spinach,...

Thai Chicken Pizza

Thai Chicken Pizza

The first time I ate Thai Chicken Pizza was at my friend Barbara's house.  She made it for a big...

Cafe Rio Taco Salad

Cafe Rio Taco Salad

Cafe Rio Taco Salad......Oh so good! My good friend Janelle gave me this recipe a while ago and I...

Baked Chicken Taquitos

Baked Chicken Taquitos

I love a bit of southwest flavor and these baked taquitos really hit the spot! My whole family...

Almond Crusted Chicken

Almond Crusted Chicken

I've had such a lovely day today.  My dear daughter is home from college for a visit.  We spent...

Chicken Rolls

Chicken Rolls

I have to say that these rank among my families favorite meals.  My kids will eat them either hot...

Cashew Chicken

Cashew Chicken

I've been toying with this recipe for a while now and I'm quite happy with the results. Using the...

Easy Pad Thai

Easy Pad Thai

(Adapted from Brownies for Dinner who adapted it from Everyday Food) We really enjoyed this easy...

Pesto Chicken Alfredo

Pesto Chicken Alfredo

I wanted a creamy pesto sauce for my pasta and chicken, but I didn’t want it to be too heavy.  I’m...

Mexican Chicken and Rice

Mexican Chicken and Rice

This recipe is a product of the last minute “What’s for dinner mom?” dilemma.  It had been a crazy...

Chicken Stir-fry

Chicken Stir-fry

This recipe can be semi-homemade or all from scratch depending on how much time you have.  I opted...

Tex-Mex Chicken Casserole

Tex-Mex Chicken Casserole

We liked this recipe.  Some of my family enjoys spicy things and some of us do not.  This recipe...

Sweet and Sour Pork

Sweet and Sour Pork

adapted from Apples and Twinkies This recipe was a total home run in our house. Even my picky...

My Favorite Lunch

My Favorite Lunch

I'm not sure I can really call this a recipe, but it is my favorite thing to make for lunch. My...

Lasagna Roll-ups

Lasagna Roll-ups

Our family really likes these. They are a nice alternative to layered lasagna. Nice flavor and...

Quesadilla Bar

Quesadilla Bar

(If you pulled this up when you selected desserts, scroll down to the bottom of this post) You've...

Glazed Ham

Glazed Ham

A friend and I were discussing cooking for holidays. We were lamenting the amount of time we had...

Chicken Alfredo

Chicken Alfredo

This meal was a hit! It was very flavorful and the whole family loved it. I altered the original...

Tomato Basil Chicken

Tomato Basil Chicken

This Tomato Basil Chicken has been one of my kids all time favorite recipes for a while now. It is...

Baked Spaghetti

Baked Spaghetti

This is a nice alternative to regular spaghetti. It’s a bit more work, but worth the extra effort....

Southwest Goulash

Southwest Goulash

The whole family likes this recipe. Most of the ingredients are in my pantry at all times, so it...

Creamy Chicken Filling

Creamy Chicken Filling

This is my all time favorite chicken filling. I use it primarily for chicken rolls, but it works...

Bruchetta Chicken

Bruchetta Chicken

This is one of our family’s favorite meals. It is really easy to put together and is ready to go...

Felafels

Felafels

We had these at a restaurant a few weeks ago. I found a few recipes online and adapted them to...

Chicken Cacciatore

Chicken Cacciatore

This is one of our all time favorites.  It is fairly easy to put together.  I like to serve this...

Chicken Enchiladas

Chicken Enchiladas

 This is one of the first recipes I ever learned to make.  I've tweaked it over the years as the...