Tag Archives: chicken

11 Homemade Backpacking Meals

Are you sick of spending money out the wazoo for pre-packaged backpacking meals? Those things are $8-10 a pop, which means my recent 3 day trip with 3 people would have cost ~$180 for food alone!! That’s just crazy. So I decided to start making my own homemade backpacking meals. These easy to prepare homemade …

Clean Out the Fridge Soup

We moved again. This time to Pristina, Kosovo! This makes four moves in four years, which means I’ve gotten pretty good at cleaning out the freezer/pantry of items that we can’t bring with us when it comes time to move. The last three weeks before our move, I pretty much ate this soup non-stop. I …

7 Ingredient Chicken and Rice with Mushroom Gravy

As I am writing this post, this is the conversation that ensued: Hubby: “Oh I see, so you used my rice?” Me: Looks up with a smirk. Hubby: “So you’re gonna take all the credit, and I created the linchpin of this recipe?” He’s super proud of his rice. I just made this simple 7 Ingredient …

Healthy Chicken Pasta Salad

So tasty. So easy. Not so fancy. Here I bring you a healthy chicken pasta salad made with buckwheat soba noodles! What’s awesome about this recipe? eat it warm or cold, we like it both ways noodles, chicken, and veggies can be made ahead of time to make assembly a breeze! buckwheat noodles instead of regular …

Clean Out The Fridge Pot Pie (Recipe ReDux)

Hey friends! After a fun-filled once in a lifetime experience living in Ljubljana, Slovenia, the hubby and I are back in The States and have finally been reunited with our furry little guys. Life is starting to get back to normal as we get back into the daily grind of things. Moving overseas is quite …

Zesty Baked Chicken {Recipe ReDux}

No time to make a healthy dinner? Do you have 30 minutes? You can make this cheap, no-fuss, zesty baked chicken in no time at all! August Recipe ReDux challenge: Back to the Dinner Table After the hustle and bustle of the holiday/vacation season, August is the time many families get ‘back to routine.’ Show …

Roasted Chicken Quarters

Roasted chicken quarters only takes 5 minutes of prep time. Roast some veggies at the same temp for a super easy meal. ASL version included. Paleo as well.

When we first moved to Ljubljana and were living in a temporary apartment with limited cooking utensils, I made roasted chicken quarters. That’s how easy this recipe is. I still remember how excited I was when we first got here seven months ago. I couldn’t get over how inexpensive fresh local food is, compared to what …

Mom’s Chicken Pot Pie {Recipe ReDux}

Chicken Pot Pie. For me, it’s the ultimate comfort food. My mom makes it the best, and as a kid I loved coming in from playing in the yard to the wonderful smell of my mom’s chicken pot pie in the oven. It was the first recipe I asked my mom to give me, and …

Carrot Top Recipe: Roast Chicken with Carrot Top Pesto

This week I was at the farmers market and saw some beautiful rainbow carrots that I had to buy.  When I paid for them, the nice farmer girl asked if I wanted her to cut off the tops or if I wanted them with the tops on.  I have never been asked that question before, …