I feel like I never quite get roasted chicken right. Until tonight. Oh baby, did I get it right this time ~ so I gotta write it down before I forget! The leftovers will be turned into a yummy chicken and mushroom soup for the freezer. This is serious progress after what feels like a very long draught of unhealthy, non-homemade, hurried, unintentional stuffing of … Continue reading Roasted Chicken and Veggies.
No noodles needed… If you’re desperate for noodles, though, don’t forget about spiralized zucchini or sweet potato. Or add noodles! I judge not, lest I be judged! This soup starts with a whole chicken, but you can use pieces if you’d like. We’re making the broth and all, folks. So this is a great recipe for a Saturday morning, when you want your house to … Continue reading Healing Chicken Soup.
I have a little confession to make. I’m on a little 30-day Keto reset, and it is GLORIOUS!!! (I just sang that in my best Hallelujah Chorus voice) Don’t worry ~ I’m not going to try to convince you to do it too! I’m just going to keep on providing recipes made with whole foods like I normally do ~ that’s all! I have “Keto-dapted” … Continue reading Golden Turmeric Chicken Soup.
I am not exaggerating when I say that this is the best chicken I’ve ever made. Glossy, char-y, caramelized, and sitting on a bed of golden, gorgeous saffron rice. Look at that strand of saffron hanging on the chicken!! This is positively salacious! Saffron is normally super expensive, but did you know that Trader Joe’s has saffron for a really reasonable price? Okay, here’s the … Continue reading The Greek Chicken of my Dreams.
My, my, my…it has been a minute! Hello, friends! I’ve missed you. I really haven’t had all that much to report. No yummy cooking, and definitely no healthy yummy cooking to speak of. But friends, that’s all about to change. I’ve been watching this amazing show on Netflix ~ Jamie Oliver’s “Quick and Easy” or “Five Ingredients” ~ or something like that. I can’t remember … Continue reading Chicken and Mushroom Pasta w/Broccoli.
this is a recipe i posted a while back, but as usual, i’ve tried some new things to make it work for the WHOLE 30. by the way, this is day 4 of the WHOLE 30 here at our house. although, i think this might be my way of life from now on. confession: i went to a wine tasting last night, and i probably … Continue reading paleo pulled chicken.
i love repurposing leftovers. i feel so smug when i find a way to clean out the fridge and use every bit of food until it’s gone. i really feel like a self-proclaimed queen of yummy leftovers. but that probably should go to my mom. okay i’m the princess, at least. and while i’m not a huge fan of chicken, this WHOLE 30 diet thing … Continue reading chicken and sauerkraut ~ two ways.
this post really started with a delicious slow cooker pulled chicken, and turned into a tutorial on homemade mexican food. forgive me while i obsess over all things mexican! divine. clean, healthy, comforting, satisfying. can you believe THAT plate is good for you? well it is! let’s start with the slow cooker pulled chicken. i found this amazing recipe in my beloved “against all grain” … Continue reading healthy mexican food 101.