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Chicken, Broccoli & Rice Bake (not Paleo)

Chicken, Broccoli & Rice Bake (not Paleo)

Occasionally, I will make a straight-up comfort meal. This one falls into that category. It takes a little chunk of time to prepare and then put into the casserole dish, but it is worth it. My brother passed this recipe on to me before we moved to Chicago in 2002 and it is in myContinue Reading

Bacon Wrapped Shrimp Kabobs with Orange Chipotle Sauce, Brown Rice & Broiled Asparagus…. We’re having it again!!

Bacon Wrapped Shrimp Kabobs with Orange Chipotle Sauce, Brown Rice & Broiled Asparagus…. We’re having it again!!

(This makes 12 servings, so cut in half if needed) 1/2 cup orange marmalade (I use apricot preserves) 3 TB water 1 TB chopped canned chipotle peppers in adobo sauce **It’s just a smoked jalapeno chile pepper. Don’t worry! 12 slices bacon 36 uncooked deveined peeled medium shrimp (1-1/4 lb.) 12 metal or wooden skewers (if using wooden, soak them in waterContinue Reading

Chicken & Rice Soup (it’s thicker than soup but thinner than stew)

Chicken & Rice Soup (it’s thicker than soup but thinner than stew)

My premise is to put recipes on here that I have made and found to be tried and true. As for this particular recipe, well, I haven’t made before. With that being said, the picture in the mag caught my eye and the ingredients were clean so, here we are. It’s classic ingredients with nothingContinue Reading

Honey Garlic Lime Shrimp, Brown Rice & Green Beans

Honey Garlic Lime Shrimp, Brown Rice & Green Beans

Honey Garlic Lime Shrimp serves 2 1/2 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined 1/4 cup olive oil 2 T honey juice of one small lime, or half a large lime (2-3 T) zest of one small lime, or half a large lime 2 cloves garlic, smashed 1/2 tsp kosher salt 1/4 tsp black pepper 1/4Continue Reading

Lighten It Up Chicken Fajitas with Brown Rice

Lighten It Up Chicken Fajitas with Brown Rice

I made this recipe last week for my family. We all gobbled it up like there was no tomorrow! I highly recommend that you make this one. It’s easy to prepare (especially if you use frozen peppers & onions) and is full of flavor. We’re having it again this week. 16 oz boneless skinless chickenContinue Reading

Orange Chicken Stir Fry

Orange Chicken Stir Fry

Orange Chicken Stir Fry 1lb.  boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into strips 1/4 cup  KRAFT Asian Toasted Sesame Dressing 1/4 cup  orange juice 3 cups  frozen stir-fry vegetables 3 cups  hot cooked long-grain white rice 1/4 cup  chopped Peanuts I like to add about 1/2 tsp. red pepper flakes HEAT large nonstick skillet on medium-high heat. Add chicken; stir-fry 5 to 7Continue Reading