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Chicken, Asparagus, and Mushroom Skillet

I love, love chicken in a wine sauce! This Chicken, Asparagus, and Mushroom Skillet ticked that box, and also managed to help me use up some veggies in the fridge. This AllRecipes weeknight meal was a hit! Rating: A- How to make it an…

May 1, 2022
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Slow Cooker Sesame Chicken

This recipe had me at slow cooker! Slow Cooker Sesame Chicken from Allrecipes sounded just incredible. And, while the chicken was nice and tender in a nice sauce, it didn’t back the sweet/sour/spicy punch I hoped for! Details below! Rating: B How to make…

March 16, 2022
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Nutty Tofu Bowls

I’m still on the no red meat train, and am in love with all things peanut sauce, so these Nutty Tofu Bowls, from Real Simple magazine, were just what I needed this week! Rating: A How to make it an A+: Really delicious, but…

January 30, 2022
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Butternut Coconut Rice with Thai Seasoned Chicken

This Butternut Coconut Rice with Thai Seasoned Chicken, from Better Homes & Gardens, was very different! This was the first time I’ve riced a squash and I really, really enjoyed it! Such a healthy alternative and a fun change. Details below! Rating: A How…

January 16, 2022
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Crab Fried Rice

Crab and fried rice are two of my favorite things, so when they were put together in Chrissy Teigen’s Crab Fried Rice, I just had to try! Bonus: It’s a great use of leftover rice! Check out the ways to make it an A+…

January 16, 2022
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Watermelon Poke Bowls

I have been very into rice bowls lately. There’s a nearby restaurant that makes a delicious sticky chicken bowl, and it has really given me tunnel vision! For that reason, I couldn’t wait to try these Watermelon Poke Bowls from Real Simple Magazine! Poke…

August 19, 2021
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Vanilla Rice Pudding with Blueberry Compote

Pregnancy cravings are real! I had to have rice pudding this week so tried out this Vanilla Rice Pudding with Blueberry Compote from Cosmopolitan magazine. It was published back in 2012 from Sophie Wright’s cookbook. Thoughts below… Rating: B- How to make it an…

May 18, 2021
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Indian-Inspired Butter Chicken

Gotta love a slow cooker meal! Make it Indian, and I am so there! Better Homes & Gardens Indian-Inspired Butter Chicken is such a simple and delicious way to enjoy a classic dish! Details and recipe below! Rating: A+ How to make it an…

February 18, 2021
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Curry Rice Vermicelli

Yum, yum. You have to love a quick stir fry! Soft noodles, a spicy kick, and a lot of variety in one bowl! This Curry Rice Vermicelli, from Real Simple magazine, is very tasty and sure to be a weeknight hit! Details to kick…

October 14, 2020