Who wants some chicken pot pie chowda?

Sometimes, I just enjoy the cold nights.  Comfort food just warms the soul.  And this recipe will do you the same.  Its warm and makes the cold body just get snugly. Chicken pot pie made any way is fine by me.  I love my comfort food.  This recipe I decided to make my own buttermilk…

Zoodles Carbonara

This was the first time I made this, and oh was it good.  I got the recipe from a pampered chef and was wonderfully surprised on the flavor fullness.  This is a dish, that you want to make sure you make plenty of.  You can easily have another helping. Normally Carbonara is made with pasta. …

Who said it was Goulash?

Goulash, throw in the kitchen sink, leftovers created.  So many ways to turn a unique dish into a masterpiece.  The reason I called this Hungarian, is because of the meat.  My husband and I traveled to Wisconsin and went to a very popular meat market called Held’s market.  I had him get some Hungarian sausage….

Creamy chicken goodness in one pan

Here is another meal for the weekly menu. As winter is approaching, those warm and cozy dinners feel so good.  This dish was full of flavor and warm for the soul. Creamy chicken balsamic                 Serves 4 4 small chicken breast salt and pepper 1/2 tsp garlic powder 1…

Whats for dinner?

Whats for dinner is sometimes a common question?   Opening the refrigerator doors and trying to think what can I put on the table tonight.  Going to the grocery store and buying the random snacks and meals that you think you could serve during the week that will please your family.  After shopping, find an amazing…

Who doesn’t love some creamy mac and cheese?

Planning a picnic or a bring a dish, casseroles of creaminess are sometimes top priority.  This is just a wonderful balance of cheese and creaminess that I prefer.  I don’t fix macaroni and cheese all the time, but when the craving hits this is the recipe I prefer.  By no means is this on the…

A one pan meal: Chicken and Squash Bruschetta

Making one pot meals is nice when your time is not on our sides.   This was easy to prepare.  I keep a lot of seasonings in my pantry so see what works best for you.  You can add just poultry seasoning. Chicken & Squash Bruschetta     Serves 4 Preheat oven 400 1 1/2…

Nacho’s Keto Style

I generally try to prepare a menu for the week.  That way if it was a long day, and I generally have the idea of not knowing what I want for dinner.  I can have the meat thawed out, or purchased and in the house. Hungry for Mexican!  While following the Keto lifestyle there is…

Hot Summer-cool/salad #5

Is it beginning to get a little cooler?  Having a salad to cool the hot summer days is just what is needed.  Here is a Tuna Salad that will fill your tummy and help you relax from the heat. Julie’s Tuna and Olive Salad. Serves 2 Salad 3 cups of mixed greens 1 cup chopped…

Hot Summer-cool/salads #4

Something is something light is what’s needed when we get home from work and don’t want to be in the hot kitchen after work, before work.  Just to keep cool.   I made another easy dish that is easy to plate and enjoy. I made a plate of sliced sugar-free turkey, avocado, goat cheese with…

Hot summer- cool/salads #3

Here in Michigan, the weather has been beautiful, living near the lake we tend to not have so much of the humidity.  That can quickly change.  Here is another simple, light and filling meal. Humidity, sweating, too hot, sizzling, need coolness.  Here is a sexy version of the Caprese salad.  I love avocado and replacing cheese…