Chicken

Out from Under Wraps: Chicken Burrito Bowls

Don’t get me wrong—I love traditional burrito recipes as much as anybody else. But there ARE times when a flour tortilla seems a little…unnecessary. Like when you’re working with particularly flavorful ingredients, such as fresh pico de gallo, homemade cilantro rice and chicken skillet-browned in zesty dressing. Why would you cloak all that goodness under a white wrap?

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5 Big-Batch Soups to Make Your Life Easier

A bowl of soothing, steaming soup could be the perfect comfort food—but personally, I get the most comfort when they’re frozen solid and neatly arranged in my freezer. (Anyone else inventory their freezer meals for stress relief? No? OK, never mind…) Seriously, there’s something about the knowledge that no matter what life throws at me (sick kiddos, late nights at work, whatever), I can pull a batch of my favorite soup out of the freezer, toss that sucker in the microwave and nobody goes hungry. Nothing beats that peace of mind.

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Best Mac & Cheese Idea: Mini Casserole Bites

We are deep into fall and that means hectic schedules. Whether you work, have kids in school or are just thinking about the upcoming holidays, no doubt you’ll agree this can be a stressful time. Dinnertime needs to be when families can relax around the table and truly enjoy each other’s company. Often, however, we don’t have the time to create elaborate meals. Continue reading

Easy Dinner Recipe 101: Chicken Casserole

As a mom who works from home yet is still always on the go because of my two kids, I need to plan meals to stay organized. So once a week I sit and plan out the menu, and when I grocery shop I get the right ingredients for my pantry—those that allow me to make delicious, quick meals. Casseroles are easy to make and let me use those staples I keep in my pantry, which saves both time and money. Here is a family favorite: Creamy Garlic & Green Bean Chicken Casserole Recipe. Check out more easy recipes and other simple chicken casserole ideas.