Smothered Southwestern Chicken Skillet

I had some leftover corn, homemade black beans and Mexican rice from the other night, so I tossed them all together. 😂 Cooking it all in one skillet means less dishes to clean which is just fine by me. ❤️ It would have been better with cream cheese, but all of mine is frozen. What’sContinue reading “Smothered Southwestern Chicken Skillet”

Chicken & Vegetable Curry

Day 36 of the #PantryChallenge  I had a lot of the Curried Sweet Potato Soup I made last night left over so I repurposed it. Chicken & Vegetable Curry is what’s for dinner! I normally add cauliflower, sugar snap peas and zucchini but didn’t have any on hand.  Chicken & Vegetable Curry Servings: 5 CookingContinue reading “Chicken & Vegetable Curry”

Leftover Thanksgiving Meatloaf Sandwiches

Day 6 of my 8 week #PantryChallenge I can’t be the only one who looks forward to Meatloaf Sandwiches the day after making meatloaf for dinner. 😂 Served with minced potato fritters and a homemade sweet horseradish sauce. Yeah, they’re just air fried tater-tots and Bloomin’ Onion Sauce… 😂  Leftover Thanksgiving Meatloaf Sandwiches Servings: 2Continue reading “Leftover Thanksgiving Meatloaf Sandwiches”

InstaPot Creole Split Pea Soup

Day 17 of my 8 week #PantryChallengeI was supposed to make my Honey Butter Chicken tonight, but I’m kinda over fried food right now. I decided to make Split Pea Soup instead! Some people love it, some people hate it, but all I’m saying is give peas a chance! I normally use ham hocks, butContinue reading “InstaPot Creole Split Pea Soup”

Leftover Thanksgiving Skillet Turkey Pot Pie

Day 11 of my 8 week #PantryChallenge No grocery shopping, no take-out and no deliveries. This is my favorite thing to do with Thanksgiving leftovers. ❤️ 🦃 🥧 The crust is so flaky and the gravy makes it deliciously decadent! Leftover Thanksgiving Skillet Turkey Pot Pie Servings: 5 Cooking Time: 50 Minutes • 2 PuffContinue reading “Leftover Thanksgiving Skillet Turkey Pot Pie”

Leftover Beef Bulgogi Fried Rice

Making fried rice from leftover Chinese, Thai and Japanese dishes is one of my FAVORITE things to do and it’s why I always order too much. It works with so many different main dishes and is such a filling, inexpensive and quick way of clearing out the fridge. You can add any vegetables you mayContinue reading “Leftover Beef Bulgogi Fried Rice”

Copycat Cheesecake Factory Chicken & Biscuits

I had a some leftover mashed potatoes from dinner last night so I made a copycat version of my favorite Cheesecake Factory dish. Chicken and Biscuits! My recipe has WAY less calories than the whopping 2,260 of the big CF. Plus, it sure as heck didn’t cost $20 per plate! Copycat Cheesecake Factory Chicken &Continue reading “Copycat Cheesecake Factory Chicken & Biscuits”

Quick Beef and Vegetable Stew

Just what you need on a cold, dreary day like today. Beef and Vegetable Stew with Fry Bread. Things are kinda tough right now, so my Beef and Vegetable Stew is more like Vegetable and Beef Stew. I love vegetables, though so it all worked out! Quick Beef and Vegetable Stew Servings: 4 Cooking Time:Continue reading “Quick Beef and Vegetable Stew”

Baked Pesto Caprese Chicken

Amidst the doom and gloom, there’s a glimmer of happiness! Look what finally arrived! In celebration, I made one of my favorite dishes from my new book. I didn’t have any fresh basil, so I used homemade Pesto instead. Served with Fondant Potatoes, Garlic Herb Flatbread and a light salad! Pretty sure if I ateContinue reading “Baked Pesto Caprese Chicken”

Cheese Crisp Chicken Tacos

I had some leftover Green Chile Chicken and wanted to try it in a cheese crisp shell! ❤️ Half hot, half not. 😋 I have to make these again! Cheese Crisp Chicken Tacos Servings: 3 Cooking Time: 20 Minutes 3 cups Cheddar Cheese 2 Chicken Breasts; cubed 4 ounce can Green Chiles 2 cloves Garlic; minced 1/2 cup Onion;Continue reading “Cheese Crisp Chicken Tacos”