Category: dinner

Chicken Pot Pie

chicken pot pie

Chicken Pot Pie has to be the ultimate stick-to-your ribs, warm-your-heart-up, nobody-makes-it-like-mama dish. Everyone can tell you a story about their favorite Chicken Pot Pie (or where to find the best one). Every time that I make it, I think of fuzzy socks, warm sweaters, and the smell of wood burning in the fire. There’s

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Beef and Potato Curry

beef and potato curry

If songs were paired with recipes, this recipe’s lyrics would be: I think I love you, so what am I so afraid of? I know some of you saw the word CURRY and ran screaming for the hills. Curry ain’t scary, y’all. It’s also not as ‘stinky’ as you’d think. I cook with curry probably

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Chicken Marsala

chicken marsala

Chicken Marsala has to be one of those dishes that epitomizes comfort food. It’s hearty, creamy, savory, and best of all for you and me: it’s so simple to make! This recipe makes 4 good-sized servings that come in at about 330 calories. Jon Boy opted to have a little more chicken than I did,

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Shrimp Creole

shrimp creole

Jon Boy can’t stop moving his mouth. By that I mean… he can’t stop eating and talking about eating this lovely bunch of spicy*, savory, shrimpy goodness. I had planned on making a huge batch, freezing half, and enjoying a non-cooking evening one day next week. We ate it all within two days. Lunches and

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What’s Up Wednesday

red oak tree houston

This week has been all about making comfort food, nursing a sick baby boy, watching trees grow,¬†and getting ready for baby boy’s second birthday! <– That’s an exclamation full of emotion, folks. I’m so proud of the adorable bundle of sugar my baby boy has become at two. I’m also completely devastated that two years

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