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My Secret Thanksgiving Stuffing Recipe

(Photo to be added later.)Poultry StuffingMakes 12 portions (approximately 4 ounces by weight, about 2/3 cup by volume) This looks like a scary long recipe, but it is really very simple. 18 slices Healthy Life bread (or any preferred bread.)2

Posted in Chicken, Delicious, Easy, Favorite, Feast, Healthy, Side DIsh, Stuffing, Thanksgiving, Turkey

How to Make Crispy, Crunchy Fried Chicken

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Crispy, crunchy, breaded chicken is easy. Simply deep fry it. But if you are looking for a healthier version, that requires baking it, and sometimes the results are not as crisp or crunchy as desired. I tried several versions, and

Posted in Baked, Chicken, Crispy, Crunchy, Goals, Motivation, MYST, Panko

Pan Seared Chicken, Roasted with Cherry Tomatoes and Olives

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Pan Seared Chicken, Roasted with Cherry Tomatoes and OlivesServes 6 1 tablespoon olive oil6 chicken thighs, skin-on, but excess trimmed2-4 cloves garlic, thinly sliced1/4 onion, diced1-2 pounds cherry (or grape) tomatoes, halved1/4 cup Kalamata olives, halved1/4 cup green olives, halved.

Posted in Chicken, Garlic, Olives, Roasted, Tomato, Wine

Chicken Pot Pie

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Chicken Pot PieServe 6 (8 ounces per portion) 1 tsp olive oil1/2 cup onion, diced2-4 cloves garlic, minced12 ounces cooked boneless/skinless chicken, diced1 can (approximately 12 ounces) cream of chicken soup (you can also use cream of celery or mushroom)1/2

Posted in Baked, Chicken, Easy, Pie, Satisfying, Warm.

Fried Chicken with Sauteed Green Beans and Squash

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Buttermilk Breaded Fried Chicken  6 pieces I have NEVER deep fried chicken at home before, only when I worked at a fast food restaurant 26 years ago. I don’t know why I have never done it. I will certainly do

Posted in Chicken, Fried, Green Beans, Squash

Asparagus and Bleu Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breasts

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Asparagus and Bleu Cheese Stuffed Grilled Chicken BreastServes 4 4 chicken breasts, boneless and skinless (approximately 6 ounces each)1 cup asparagus, cut into 1 inch lengths1 ounce bleu cheese1 ounce cream cheese1/2 tablespoon olive oilSpices and herbs of your choice

Posted in Asparagus, Bleu Cheese, Chicken, Grilled

Chicken Enchiladas

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These may not be 100% authentic, but they are fast, easy, healthy and most of all, delicious!My Simple Chicken EnchiladasServes 7-8 (one piece) 8 ounces cooked chicken, shredded1/4 cup black olives1/2 cup cheddar cheese (divided)2 ounces soft goat cheese1/4 cup

Posted in Baked, Chicken, Mexican, Tomato, Tortilla

Asian Chicken Salad

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Asian Chicken SaladServes 2 Remember Last Friday’s recipe? The Grilled Chicken and the Hoisin BBQ sauce? Well, this recipe uses 2 left over chicken quarters and the remaining Hoisin BBQ sauce. Skin the chicken and remove the bones. Roughly chop

Posted in Asian, Cabbage, Chicken, Cucumber, Salad

Hoisin BBQ Chicken Quarter, with Grilled Potatoes and Home Made Kimchi

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Hoisin BBQ Chicken Quarter, with Grilled Potatoes and Home Made KimchiServes 2 (There are many steps, but nothing is difficult.) Hoisin BBQ Chicken4 chicken leg quartersChinese Five Spice PowderVegetable oil for the grill Mix together and set aside:2 teaspoon commercially

Posted in Asian, BBQ, Chicken, Grilled, Potato, Side DIsh

Chicken Lo Mein

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Chicken Lo Mein Serve 6 (or fewer if there are hungry teenagers involved.) 6 ounces angel hair pasta (dry) 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/2 medium onion, sliced and quartered 1/2 cup matchstick carrots 1 large green bell pepper, sliced 1 large

Posted in Asian, Chicken, Mushrooms, Pasta, Peppers