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Chicken Pot Pie

Chicken Pot Pie

Individual pot pies have become my go-to for portion control. Four inch springform pans have taken the place of the family-sized casseroles I once made because the two of us could/would consume 47 times our weight in excess pot pie without batting an eye. Sta...

Chicken and Andouille

The End of Week Twenty-Nine

I hit a milestone, yesterday – for about 5 minutes, anyway. I made it to 189 pounds. I have not weighed under 190 for 30 years. Alas, when I did my weigh-in at the gym, today, I was at a solid 190. I’m going to blame it on the oatmeal I had for bre...

Chicken and Chorizo with Pasta

Wednesday Macaroni

I was reading through my twitter feed, today, and came across a really great article by Ellie Slee e...

Chicken and Lentils

Happy Birthdays and Harrowing Hospitals

Thirty-nine years ago, today, my niece, Erin was born. My sister, Arlene, and her husband, Tim, had ...

Focaccia

Chicken and Focaccia

I’ve had a ball of pizza dough in the ‘fridge all week. It was left from the pizzas we m...

Potatoes in Phyllo

The End of Week Twenty-Three

No weight loss, this week. What’s surprising is there wasn’t a weight gain. We’ve ...

Chicken with Fennel and Lentils

Chicken with Fennel and Lentils

Instead of getting feet of snow, we’re supposed to get about 26 hours of solid rain, starting ...

Chicken Grand-Mère Francine

Chicken Grand-Mère Francin

Tonight’s dinner comes to us from our friend, Ann, up north in the frozen tundra. Winter is a ...

Spaghetti

The End of Week Twenty

Twenty Weeks. Who woulda thunk we’d be going to the gym and losing weight for twenty flippin&#...

Cornish Game Hen

Cornish Game Hen

I couldn’t tell you the last time I had a Cornish Game Hen. Probably back in my hotel days, so...

Cavatappi

Cavatappi and Christmas

I know, I know… let’s get Thanksgiving over with before we start with Christmas – ...

Chicken Enchiladas

Dia de los Muertos

I didn’t know anything about Dia de los Muertos growing up. November 1st was All Saint’s...