Poultry

Buttermilk Brined Cajun Turkey + How To Spatchcock Turkey

If you’re looking for the fastest way to cook a juicy Thanksgiving turkey, the answer is a Buttermilk Brine and Spatchcocking!  If you’re wondering what spatchcocking is, it’s a fancy way of saying butterflying.  Spatchcocking allows the turkey to cook as evenly as possible, allowing the legs to reach a […]

Make Your Own Takeout: Sesame Chicken and Rice

Craving your favorite Sesame Chicken take out?  Put down the takeout menu, or close that app on your phone and make it homemade! Eating out, or ordering in is expensive.  Especially if you have a big family, or teenage boys.  This is why we make our own takeout when we […]

teriyaki chicken foil pack

Teriyaki Chicken Foil Packs

Teriyaki Chicken Foil Packs are an easy and delicious meal for a busy weeknight or camping.  The foil packs are filled with chicken, vegetables and a homemade teriyaki sauce.  Toss them on the grill and serve with rice or noodles. We went camping a couple weeks ago with some family, […]

How To Make Tamales The Easy Way

Who doesn’t love tamales? Learn How To Make Tamales with these easy recipes and step-by-step directions. Making tamales doesn’t have to be difficult with a little planning, and by using leftovers for the fillings you can make tamales in as little as an hour!  In this tutorial, you will learn […]

Grilled Cilantro Lime Chicken

This ever so versatile recipe for Cilantro Lime Chicken can be served as a main protein in a dish, or you can thinly slice it and serve it in tacos! It’s summer time, and that means we’re going to be grilling!  I mean, we’re still the crazy family who grills […]

30 Minute Sheet Tray Chicken Cutlets and Asparagus

Alright so my inspiration for this super simple Sheet Tray Chicken Cutlets and Asparagus came from a book I was flipping through at work called “Sheet Trap Suppers.”  The recipe struck my eye because D.J. is always asking for chicken cutlets, and lately he’s been on an asparagus kick, so […]

Slow Cooker Chicken Teriyaki

Slow Cooker Chicken Teriyaki is so easy to make, and involves minimal effort! This is a recipe that I feel like I have been trying to share for a long while now, and I have finally pulled it together, and have it to share.  As I am sure you can […]

Slow Cooker Chicken and Stuffing Casserole

Growing up, one of my Mom’s go-to dishes was a Chicken and Stuffing Casserole.  It was easy to make, and I could throw it in the oven for her after school, so that when Mom got home, dinner was ready.  This recipe is warm and comforting, and makes my tummy […]

Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

Simple and comforting – this Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup involves almost no effort, and is the perfect comforting dinner on a cool winter night. Making chicken noodle soup in the slow cooker is so simple, and has minimal mess which is a huge plus at dinner time.  To make dinner even […]

Turkey 101: How To Brine A Turkey

Thanksgiving is just a few days away, and if you’re thinking of brining a turkey this year, follow these tips for a moist, flavorful bird! Brining a turkey is extremely easy, it has a basic ratio of water to salt and sugar that you can add your own, flavors to. […]