Easy Chicken Nachos with Low Acid Tomatoes

Have you notices that many yellow and orange tomatoes have less tang and more sweetness than red tomatoes? That’s because they are lower in acidity. I love to pair them with other veggies like hot peppers and onions to balance the heat with the sweet, like in this recipe for easy chicken nachos. I learned… [Read More]

Easy Chicken Enchilada Recipe

  Every time we go out for Mexican I order chicken enchiladas. It’s also one of my favorite make ahead meals at home. So today I’m sharing my easy chicken enchilada recipe. It makes enough for two pans so you can freeze one for later and there’s always plenty of leftovers. The original recipe came from… [Read More]

Lemon and Garlic Roasted Chicken with Potatoes

This is an easy go-to recipe that works well any time of year. Unless you have some vegetarians in the crowd it seems like everyone likes roasted chicken, and you can make this one with parts instead of a whole chicken. It’s less work and you can be sure to have enough of white meat and dark… [Read More]

Chicken and Black Bean Casserole

Like so many others my family really loves Mexican food. It’s the one thing we can usually all agree on when choosing a restaurant. Several years ago I found a recipe for a black bean casserole in a magazine and started making it with chicken for an easy dinner option. The great thing about this one… [Read More]

Cooking with Herbs – Oregano

You might think of pizza or Greek food when you think of oregano. This spicy and slightly fuzzy leaved herb is very easy to grow, adds great flavor to many dishes, and looks pretty in both the garden and, in flower arrangements. Growing Oregano Oregano is native to the Mediterranean and likes hot weather. It’s… [Read More]