Baked Chicken Parmesan

Chicken parmesan is one of my husbands favorite dishes, of course he likes his mom’s version best, the fried version. In an effort to make it a little healthier I coat the chicken with breadcrumbs and bake it. Still giving you all the yumminess of the crispy breadcrumbs without the extra calories that come along with the frying. Baked Chicken Parmesan Serves 4 Ingredients 2 tbsp … [Read more...]

Leftover Chicken and Black Bean Chimichangas

Quick and easy Mexican is a favorite in our house. Quesadillas are a lunchtime staple of mine, but chimichangas are a rare treat. There are so many uses for leftover chicken, but this is probably one of my favorites. The recipe calls for 2 cups of leftover chicken, but if you weren’t able to save 2 cups it’s not a big deal. The beans help add extra bulk to this dish and of course no Mexican … [Read more...]

Whole Chicken in a Crockpot

My favorite meal growing up was my mother’s whole roasted chicken. I used to beg for it and she always happily obliged. I now know it is because a whole chicken is ridiculously easy to cook. If you are intimidated by cooking a whole chicken, don’t be. This is virtually fool proof.  But this isn’t just a whole chicken in a crockpot, it is a whole meal. It is so easy to prep and then you just throw … [Read more...]