Tag: chicken

Cajun Chicken & Andouille Sausage Pasta

Cajun Chicken & Andouille Sausage Pasta

Dice up the Cajun Trinity (onion, celery and peppers), simmer a spicy tomato-based sauce, add chicken and andouille sausage and toss in pasta … ready, set, GEAUX!

The Ultimate (Store-Bought) Gravy Transformation

The Ultimate (Store-Bought) Gravy Transformation

Need a gravy shortcut? Give store-bought gravy the flavor, color and thickness boost it needs to be worthy of those creamy mashed potatoes with just a few simple tips and tricks.

Comfort Food: Autumnal Au Gratin Potatoes

Comfort Food: Autumnal Au Gratin Potatoes

This recipe takes the traditional au gratin potatoes and puts a fall flavor twist on it. Sweet potatoes, chicken sausage, kale, mushrooms and sage combine in this delicious, cool weather casserole.

Mediterranean Chicken on an Iowa Farm Table

Mediterranean Chicken on an Iowa Farm Table

Chicken served on an Iowa farm table is pretty common: fried, grilled, casserole, soup, salad, etc. Mediterranean? That doesn’t seem common at all. It isn’t. But I’ll return to that after a little background information. Over the past few months, I have been helping my 

Maria’s Tostadas

Maria’s Tostadas

It is fair to say I do 98% of the cooking in our home. I am not complaining. After all, it is something I love to do. It wasn’t, however, always that way. When my husband and I were first married, we were both in 

Asian Chicken (Un)Wrap

Asian Chicken (Un)Wrap

This recipe gives you all the wonderful flavors of Asian Lettuce Wraps unwrapped and served with cabbage and/or rice. It is easy, healthy and satisfying!

Chicken Poblano Soup

Chicken, white beans, poblanos, carrots, corn … grab your ladle. Soup’s On!

Buffalo Chicken Meatballs

Buffalo Chicken Meatballs

Bring the wings to the table or to the party in the form of bite-sized meatballs! Whether Buffalo-style, honey-barbecue or sweet chili, you need to try this recipe for chicken and pork meatballs.

Fried Rice

Want to get your kids more involved in the kitchen? Or just want a solid way to up-cycle¬†leftovers? A little leftover cooked rice (or noodles), some leftover vegetables supplemented with some fresh ones, an egg or two, some meat … Fried Rice. One of the 

Chunky Guacamole & Shrimp Salad

Chunky Guacamole & Shrimp Salad

This might be the healthiest Mexican-style salad you’ve ever tried! All the goodness and freshness of guacamole plus perfectly seasoned shrimp and cool cottage cheese come together to make this easily customizable meal.