Category: Entrees

Sophisticated (And Simple!) Chicken Cordon Bleu

Sophisticated (And Simple!) Chicken Cordon Bleu

  Fancy and sophisticated, yet simple and delicious. That’s how chicken cordon bleu should be described. The first time I ever made Chicken Cordon Bleu was for Valentine’s day back when Erik and I were still in college. So with Valentine’s day soon approaching I […]

Nashville Hot Chicken Tenders

Nashville Hot Chicken Tenders

  I don’t think my husband Erik has ever found a food that was too spicy for him. “The spicier the better” has always been his motto. (The way he makes this recipe certainly proves that!) He adds hot sauce to just about everything. That’s […]

Hearty Cold-Weather Vegetable Soup

Hearty Cold-Weather Vegetable Soup

November is here and with it comes shorter days and colder nights. To stay warm, I like to incorporate lots of soups, stews and chowders into our dinner rotation. One of my favorites to make is this recipe for vegetable soup. It’s so thick and […]

How To Do A Reuben Sandwich Right

How To Do A Reuben Sandwich Right

  The Reuben Sandwich: A History Steeped in Mystery… The history of the Reuben Sandwich is one that has been somewhat lost to time. A possible origin states that a man named Reuben Kulakofsky from Omaha, Nebraska invented the sandwich. It is thought to have […]

Classic Philly Cheesesteak

Classic Philly Cheesesteak

A Brief History of the Philly Cheesesteak… Philly Cheesesteak originated in Philadelphia around the 1930’s. It was created when the owners of a hot dog stand made a new sandwich of chopped steak and grilled onions to sell alongside their hot dogs…American ingenuity at its […]

Quick, Unique, and Delicious Chicken Stir-Fry

Quick, Unique, and Delicious Chicken Stir-Fry

  With a dinner this colorful you know it has to be healthy…healthy and delicious! Chicken Stir-Fry is not only packed with veggies though, it is also packed with flavor. Between the zesty stir fry sauce and the shredded chicken, even the pickiest of eaters […]

Hearty German Side Dish – Käsespätzle

Hearty German Side Dish – Käsespätzle

It all Started with a restaurant… I sincerely believe that this German side dish is one of the greatest that there is. The first time I ever had Spätzle was at a little German restaurant in French Lick, Indiana. I was skeptical at first…of both […]

Zesty and Flavorful Chicken Fajitas

Zesty and Flavorful Chicken Fajitas

Whenever we go out for Mexican food I ALWAYS get the fajitas. They are my absolute favorite and the only thing that I ever want. I love the smorgasbord of deliciousness that arrives at the table, the sizzling hot veggies, lettuce, cheese, beans! It’s all […]