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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

Tart & Tangy Slaw

Tart & Tangy Slaw

After making a few amazing recipes from Molly Stevens’s All About Braising, I felt confident in my abilities to go out and whip up something phenomenal all on my own. So, when I saw stew meat on sale at Whole Foods, it was time to put my newfound braising skills to the test. Perusing some … 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

Barbacoa Grits Bowl

Barbacoa Grits Bowl

Looking for a quick, delicious way to spice up breakfast? (Or dinner…or lunch…really, don’t put particular food stuffs in a meal time corner). Here are 5 easy steps to meal-time nirvana that will either feed you and your closest 6 friends or last for a few days. Day before: Step 1: Make a giant crock … Continue reading

Quick Curry Cauliflower

Quick Curry Cauliflower

Also known as “what can I do with these things in my refrigerator/freezer”? A few minutes with a kinfe, a quick zap of some frozen cauliflower in the microwave, and some skillet time yielded a tasty side for just about any meal. We ate this for breakfast because I like to get a little crazy … Continue reading

Lazy Chicken Thighs

Lazy Chicken Thighs

While I normally find the chopping and sauteeing of the kitchen relaxing, and love how cooking transforms ingredients that are good on their own into something altogether different when in combination, sometimes you just want to EAT without all the hustle and bustle of turning ingredients into dinner. Enter the crock pot and some pre-made … Continue reading