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Homemade Chicken Nuggets

Homemade Chicken Nuggets

These homemade chicken nuggets had the right texture, flavor and consistency of a standard McDonald’€™s Chicken McNugget. However, it still tasted leaner (healthier) probably because I trimmed all the fat off the chicken pieces. Scroll to the end of this post for the printable recipe. […]

Chinese Pineapple Chicken

Chinese Pineapple Chicken

I call this dish Pineapple chicken. It’€s similar to lemon chicken, or sweet and sour chicken sans red food coloring. Once you make it you’€ll be surprised how easy it is to mimic Chinese take-out food. Except I think it tastes fresher and a bit […]

Pizza Week – Day 5 – BBQ Chicken, Caramelized Onion and Gorgonzola

Pizza Week – Day 5 – BBQ Chicken, Caramelized Onion and Gorgonzola

Surprisingly, this non-traditional pizza was the winner this week (or at least tied with first place) in my book. The flavors of the toppings complemented each other very nicely. The caramelized purple onions give it a sweet flavor, the barbecue chicken was sweet and tangy, […]

Buffalo Chicken Salad.

Buffalo Chicken Salad.

  This buffalo chicken salad is another creative way to get that buffalo chicken wing taste in your mouth without that guilty feeling, since it is, technically, a salad. Anytime you feel guilty eating something, put some greens under it. That usually solves the problem. […]

Soft Tacos with Shredded Lime Chipotle Chicken

Soft Tacos with Shredded Lime Chipotle Chicken

Soft Tacos with shredded lime chipotle chicken, topped with shredded Monterey Jack cheese, corn & black bean salsa and sour cream. Enough said. Tacos with Lime Chipotle chicken (serves 4) printable recipe Prep time: 30 minutes Ingredients: 2 chicken breasts, poached and shredded 5 tbsp. […]

Homemade Chicken Patties

Homemade Chicken Patties

  My weird thought process: Don’t ask me why I sometimes feel the urge to stress that recipes are ‘homemade’. There are lots of reasons. This chicken mixture is extremely versatile. You can form them into patties for burgers, in a pita, in a wrap, […]

The Easiest Roast Chicken for One, Ever.

The Easiest Roast Chicken for One, Ever.

  Sometimes, I can be a real lazy piece of crap. I mean, haven’t you ever come home from work, too tired to even pick up the phone and order take-out? And then you debate whether it would take more time to wait for take-out […]

Chicken Salad with Red Grapes and Walnuts

Chicken Salad with Red Grapes and Walnuts

This chicken salad is surprisingly delicious with a unique flavor combination of sweet red grapes and walnuts.