Avocado and Feta Salsa with Marinated Grilled Chicken and Shrimp Skewers

A bright and beautiful Avocado Feta Salsa recipe served with marinated grilled chicken and shrimp. The salsa mingles the fresh flavors of sharp Feta cheese, buttery avocado, juicy grape tomatoes, crisp corn, slightly pungent red onion, and aromatic basil. It is lightly dressed in lemon and extra-virgin olive oil and allows the vibrant flavors to… 

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Home-made Pita Bread Stuffed with Poppy Seed Chicken Salad

This is a delicious chicken salad recipe made with poppy seeds, almonds, celery, onion, lemon, Dijon mustard, chives and parsley. The base of the dressing is a mixture of mayonnaise and sour cream or Greek yogurt. I was hit with a lightning bolt of inspiration and I made my own pita bread too! They were… 

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Artichoke Chicken and Parmesan Orzo

Artichoke Chicken with Parmesan Orzo

I have a delicious dinner recipe today for artichoke chicken with parmesan orzo that will quickly become a favorite. The artichoke sauce is started in a skillet and then poured over top of thin chicken cutlets and baked. The sauce is flavored with onion, garlic, white wine, lemon and chicken broth. It is served over… 

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Chicken and Wild Rice Soup with Coconut Milk

I’m giving you a healthy, hearty and satisfying recipe today for Chicken Soup with Wild Rice. It is not the traditional chicken & rice soup you might remember from your childhood. This is a modern, re-invented version with coconut milk and edamame. Of course the more familiar, classic flavors like carrots, celery and corn are… 

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Caesar Salad with Parmesan Chicken

I call this recipe ‘mock’ Caesar salad because it doesn’t have the classic ingredients that Caesar dressing is known for. I use mayonnaise in place of egg yolks and Worcestershire or Fish sauce in place of anchovies. I’m not ‘really’ replacing the anchovies, just using a different form since fish sauce is made from them…. 

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White Chicken Chili

I made this Chicken Chili to go along with the Cheddar & Green Chile Beer Bread from my last post. After seeing White Chicken Chili all over the Internet lately I couldn’t resist its temptations any longer. I contemplated adding diced tomatoes, even going so far as to take the can out and put it… 

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Fire-Breathing Dragon Pasta with Shrimp and Chicken

My inspiration for this super spicy dish was “Fra Diavolo” an Italian dish meaning “Brother Devil” that is traditionally made with tomato sauce spiked with red pepper flakes and seafood, usually shrimp. I took this recipe a step further by also adding chicken and Chipotle peppers into the mix. I was seriously craving spicy food!… 

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