Hot Pockets – Homemade Buffalo Chicken Style


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Homemade Buffalo Chicken Hot Pockets These homemade buffalo chicken hot pockets are one of my children's favorite meals. They are quick, easy to make, and delicious. Great for game day or dinner on a busy night. Hot Pockets Ingredients: 1 & 1/4 lbs pre-cooked chicken (I microwaved mine with a little salt and pepper, but you could boil it or use a rotisserie chicken too) 8oz Shredded mozzerella cheese 1/4 Buffalo wing sauce (you can add more or less to taste) 3 Small … [Read more...]

Buffalo Wings the No Fry Way!


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No Fry Buffalo Wings Nothing says football like Buffalo Wings! I especially love this recipe because they aren't fried. Not only do I not own a deep fryer, but baking them makes them just a little bit healthier. Add a little light ranch on the side and Mmm, mmm! Buffalo Wings Ingredients: 2 1/2 lb Chicken Wings 1 tbsp Salt 1 cup Frank’s Red Hot Sauce 1/2 cup melted Butter 1/4 Wishbone Italian Salad Dressing Buffalo Wings Directions: If not already done, cut apart … [Read more...]

What To Do With All That Chicken?


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What To Do With All That Chicken? We all stock up on chicken breasts when we find them at a stockpile price, and several Wiz Kids order their chicken through Zaycon Foods when they do their Chicken Across America Event. How do you prepare to freeze all that chicken? Now, you have bought all that chicken at the store, or you just picked up your Zaycon order, you brought it home, dumped it in the sink to rinse it, and now you think "Wow! That is a lot! What am I going to do with it now?" I … [Read more...]

Beef and Chicken Leftover Enchilada Pie


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Beef and Chicken Enchilada Pie is the perfect leftover makeover recipe. This recipe is really more to show you that you can make something great by thinking outside the box. I had a little pot roast,  a little rotisserie chicken, a few corn tortillas, a couple TBSP of lite garlic and herb Allouette cheese and a handful of swiss chard. How did I ever come up with enchiladas out of that? Finely chopped greens like swiss chard and kale look like parsley so you can add more nutrition to your … [Read more...]

Chicken And Shrimp Kabobs On The Grill


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Chicken And Shrimp Kabobs On The Grill My husband and I love to cook on the grill as much as we can! During the summer we do it at least once (sometimes twice) a week. Even during the winter months we try to cook on the grill as much as we can. Anything that will cook on a grill goes on there. lol Chicken, pork steak, pork chops, steaks, burgers, you name it! One of my favorites is chicken and shrimp kabobs! I always make them myself. Why pay the guys in the meat dept to do something you can … [Read more...]

Chicken On A Stick 3 Ways


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All three of these chicken on a stick  recipes are flavorful and easy to make. They are also great as an addition to a salad with ginger dressing. You can make just about any asian marinade if you keep the basic essentials in your pantry. I used boneless skinless breast because it's what I had on hand. The following measurements are fine if you plan to make all three at the same time. If you prefer trying one at a time double or triple a recipe to suit your family or event. You do not have to … [Read more...]

Chicken Enchiladas


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Who doesn't love a good Mexican chicken dish?  These enchiladas are the best authentic style enchiladas there are!   Not only are they cheap and easy to make, but they taste fantastic to!  If you ordered the Zaycon chicken deal that Wizard Lisa shared with all of us, this is definitely a great recipe to use up some of that great chicken. Also, these freeze extremely well. You can make extra's to freeze for a quick meal later in the month. This recipe has been passed down, and tweaked to … [Read more...]

Tarragon Chicken


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    Tarragon Chicken is a wonderful recipe with the bright flavors of lemon and tarragon. It's perfect for your spring and summer chicken recipe collection.  It's flavorful, easy to make and my version is a healthier option. I found this recipe on Les Repas de Mon Enfance, it looked so good I had to try it for myself. I've includes their original recipe below mine so you have the option of making either one. The following numbers are based on a 6 oz serving. Calories: 547 ...  Fat: 29 … [Read more...]

Bird Nest Eggs with Sweet Potato Country Hash Browns


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  Bird Nest Eggs with Sweet Potato Country Hash Browns is a great meal any time of the day and it works great for feeding a crowd too such as out of town company or brunch with the girls. Both recipes may be easily adjusted to serve as many or as little as you need. You can also cut the serving size in half and add a cup of mixed fruit. Preheat oven to 400 degrees   Bird Nest Eggs 12 eggs 12 slices ham or turkey lunch meat (I used Applegate Farms turkey) 2 sliced … [Read more...]

Homemade Chili Pie


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Homemade Chili Pie - I came up with this completely by mistake and it's a keeper to be sure. The plan was to make Tamale Pie but I defrosted my chili starter instead of enchilada sauce. In this case it turned out to be a good thing that I didn't label my container! For this recipe I included 2 cans of chili instead of my chili, well, because I messed up and didn't have a full batch on hand to use. I used left over beef pot roast but any meat will work for this wether it be hamburger, fresh or … [Read more...]

Chicken A La Yumm Is What’s For Dinner


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Chicken A La Yumm Is What's For Dinner Chicken A La Yumm came about when Wiz Kid Gale Kelly gave me a recipe. I played with it and added a couple things, this stuff is amazing! I know of couple of Wiz Kids and Wizards that have already made it and was a hit in their homes!  As for the name of this dish, Gale and I came up with Chicken A La Yumm! LOL This is not low calorie by any means, but it is a wonderful comfort food dish for any lazy or cold night when you need to warm up the … [Read more...]

Turkey Tacos is What’s for Dinner


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Turkey Tacos We love taco night in our house, but the packaged stuff isn't so yummy. Enter my turkey tacos! We put a spin on tacos to make the healthier, but they still taste good! Here's my awesome recipe: Turkey Tacos Ingredients: Whole grain tortillas lettuce tomatoes homemade taco seasoning reduced fat taco cheese fat free sour cream Directions: I used ground turkey instead of ground beef. Brown the turkey in a frying pan. When it's cooked, drain … [Read more...]

Italian Chicken Pasta…It’s What’s For Dinner!


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Italian Chicken Pasta Italian chicken pasta combines two of my favorite things...pasta and chicken! Throw in a few other ingredients and you have an amazing meal that looks like it's straight off the menu at your favorite Italian place at about half the cost! Italian Chicken Pasta Ingredients 2-3 Chicken Breasts Pasta (any kind you like) 2-3 Eggs Italian Breadcrumbs Shredded Mozzarella Cheese 1 Can Progresso Basil Recipe Starters Parmesan cheese Directions: 1.  … [Read more...]

Cheesy BBQ Chicken is What’s for Dinner


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Cheesy BBQ Chicken With it being winter time, and being so cold, I figured what better way to spend those cold nights at home, then to make some good comfort food for dinner? I decided to go with an all-time favorite easy chicken recipe, Cheesy BBQ Chicken, that I've made for years. It's simple, requires few ingredients, and tastes fantastic. Some people make it with their stockpiled canned tomatoes, we prefer to use fresh tomatoes, but know you can make this with many variations, and it will … [Read more...]

Chicken Wings Using Boneless Chicken Breasts


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Chicken Wings Made Easy For A Super Bowl Treat Chicken wings are my favorite, one of my weaknesses actually. I love them anytime, but especially during the Super Bowl. Wings go hand in hand with the big game, right? What happens when you don't have wings, but you have some boneless chicken breasts? Well, you make "fake wings." Ingredients for Boneless Chicken Wings 3-4 Chicken Breasts 2 Eggs 1/4 Cup Milk Flour (season your flour with your favorite seasonings) Vegetable … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Chicken Salsa is What’s for Dinner


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Slow Cooker Chicken Salsa Slow Cooker Chicken Salsa is one of my families 'Go To' recipes that we eat a couple times a month. There are a lot of little twists/additions, etc., that you can do with it to change it up some, but it always has that same great taste. Like all Slow Cooker Recipes, it's a "start it and leave it" process so we still can have a healthy dinner even on our most hectic week nights. Slow Cooker Chicken Salsa with Rice Cook in a crock pot 6-8 hours on low … [Read more...]

Baked Boneless Chicken Wings


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Baked Boneless Chicken Wings Have you ever wanted to make a healthier chicken nugget? This baked boneless chicken wing has a whole lot of yummy without all the frying. We use a Homemade Taco Seasoning Mix that we keep ready at all times to spice them up a little. I would sprinkle with a little extra Cayenne if you can tolerate it. These things make an easy dish for just about any party need, especially during football time. Baked Boneless Chicken Wings Ingredients: 3 Boneless Chicken … [Read more...]

French Onion Chicken and Pasta Recipe


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French Onion Chicken & Pasta This French Onion Chicken and Pasta recipe has minimal, yet flavorful, ingredients. You can have this dish on the table in no time at all. Leftovers are freezer friendly and because this chicken and pasta recipe is so quick, it also makes a great pot-luck or party dish. French Onion Chicken Ingredients 3-4  chicken breasts, cut into bite size pieces Italian flavored bread crumbs 1 8 oz package sliced mushrooms 1 can Campbell's French Onion … [Read more...]

Chicken Marsala Family Style


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Chicken Marsala This Chicken Marsala recipe is a family favorite and one of my most requested recipes. If you are unsure about an ingredient, add a little at a time until you have the desired flavor and consistency you like. This family style version easily feeds a large family. To make the original recipe, pound 2-4 chicken breasts (one per person) to about 1/2 inch thick, bread it, brown it, set it aside. Cut the liquids by 1/4 - 1/2 of the recipe below, omit the pasta, but do everything … [Read more...]

Reduced Fat Taco Salad


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Reduced Fat Taco Salad You can take just about any recipe and make it healthier without compromising flavor, this reduced fat taco salad recipe is a perfect example. You can easily make your own taco seasoning to control the salt and sugar if you want to and there are no thickening agents in homemade taco seasoning. If using homemade seasoning, add 1/4 cup tomato sauce and 1/8 cup chicken broth to evenly distribute throughout the meat. I included the fat and calories under the recipe. In … [Read more...]

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