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More recipes to try!

More recipes to try!

Rounding out the recipe suggestions, Cat recommends this chicken & chorizo dish. Barbara enjoys this African Chicken Peanut Stew from Simply Recipes. She notes that she almost always adds kale or collards to the stew, but that it would also be easy to add chickpeas, okra, or green beans. And, as an added bonus, it … Continue reading

Easy Chicken Curry

Today’s recipe comes courtesy of WLC participant Cathryn. Enjoy! Easy Chicken Curry  Ingredients: 2-4 TBS Curry paste of choice (I usually use panang curry because I like the heat, choose green curries for milder flavor) 1 TBS coconut oil 4 cups coconut milk (2 cans) 1 lb chicken breast, diced 2 TBS fish sauce (Red … Continue reading

Tex-Mex Chicken Crock Pot

Tex-Mex Chicken Crock Pot

Have five minutes in the morning? Dump this in the crock pot before work or running your errands and come back to a big pot of tasty chicken that can be incorporated into your meals in many ways in the coming week. When I made this initially, I was a little disappointed. Then I realized all it … Continue reading

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

If you couldn’t tell by the proliferation of pork, we don’t eat chicken that often. And, I rarely eat boneless, skinless chicken breasts. Yes, they are great high protein sources (hence, their popularity with body builders and fitness competitors), but they are generally meh in the taste department. Enter, the chicken roulade. Chicken breast becomes … Continue reading

Asian Lettuce Wraps

Asian Lettuce Wraps

Another big hit at the recent pot luck were AK’s chicken lettuce wraps. When she sent me the recipe she noted, “A wok and a food processor make this recipe quick and easy, but you can also use a regular saute pan and chop all your veggies by hand.” (I don’t have a wok…but I … Continue reading

Colombian Chicken Soup (Ajiaco)

Colombian Chicken Soup (Ajiaco)

When it’s cold out, few things are as comforting as a steamy bowl of hearty, brothy soup. Your house is filled with tantalizing aromas while it cooks, your belly is warmed while you eat, and you generally have delicious leftovers for a few days. When we were in Colombia, we had the pleasure of sampling ajiaco. … Continue reading

Grilled Chicken & Stir Fry Veggies

Grilled Chicken & Stir Fry Veggies

With CSA season in full swing, my meal planning strategy has shifted away from looking through recipes and building a grocery list and towards strategically working through the grocery bag of veggies I get with an eye towards minimizing effort and waste and maximizing variety and taste. This past week, I decided to keep it … Continue reading

Sonda’s Mexican Chicken

Sonda’s Mexican Chicken

We had a fabulous potluck at the gym last week where everyone shared their cooking creations. Every dish was WLC compliant AND delicious; our athletes are also great chefs! One of the dishes was a “Mexican chicken” dish from Sonda. She shared the recipe with me, as well as the following tip: I love buying … Continue reading

Dustin’s “Kick-Ass Cacciatore”

Dustin’s “Kick-Ass Cacciatore”

One of our athletes participating in the WLC was kind enough to share the following recipe, complete with some pictures of delicious looking chicken. Dustin says, “If you are sick and tired of “chicken as usual” you must try this out”: Kick-Ass Chicken Cacciatore 4 chicken thighs (bone-in, skin-on) 24 oz of diced tomatoes 1 … Continue reading