Mojo Roasted Chicken

I've said it before and I will say it again, roasted chicken might be the best and easiest meal ever. I grew up loving my mom's standard roasted chicken, but now I am having fun experimenting with new flavors ever time I make it. This week was mojo. I buy the marinade in a big bottle at the store, but I'm sure their are plenty of recipes out there if you can't find any store bought. Usually I … [Read more...]

Tortellini Primavera

I love a good veggie packed dish and when the Birdseye frozen vegetables are on sale I buy them in bulk. I do like to use fresh veggies a lot, but towards the end of the week when my fresh veggies are all eaten up I switch over to the frozen. I like Birdseye because they come in bags so I can use what I want and then put the rest back in the freezer. I hate those little boxes of vegetables that … [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...]