Category Archives: chicken

Meal 21- Chicken and a Biscuit- rated “A”

It seems like just yesterday that I was sitting in the big, velour, blue recliner, munching on a box of Chicken and a Biscuit crackers, while watching my mom work out with Jane Fonda on VHS.  Yes, those were the days.  While I did … Continue reading

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Meal 20- Thai Chicken and Noodles

Tonight’s meal is a perfect example of how Aldi’s Special Buys can jazz up the nightly routine.  What might normally be chicken with pasta, rice, or potatoes, instantly became a delicious Asian cuisine.  I was feeling hungry so I used two packets … Continue reading

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Meal 18- Barbeque Chicken Breast and Baked Potato

Sunshine and sixty-five degrees put us in the mood for some grilled goodness.  Unfortunately, the grill bit the dust in the winter storms.  Fortunately, there are plenty of contraptions out there to fake grilled goodness.  Sure, you lose the authenticity, but desperate times call for … Continue reading

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Meal 13- Chicken Alfredo

Chicken Alfredo is one of the kiddos’ favorites.  You can serve it over any type of noodle.  No need to stick to fettucine, unless you happen to have it on hand.  Tonight I used the last of the box of whole wheat penne for the kids … Continue reading

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Meal 10- Bacon Wrapped Beef Filet with Caprese Salad

They say the easiest way to a man’s heart is through the stomach, I don’t know about my husband… but my heart is feeling gooo–oood tonight.  Want to raise your self-esteem?  Make this super easy meal that is especially gorgeous on the … Continue reading

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Meal 8- Shrimp with Veggies and Whole Wheat Penne “Shrimp Primavera”

This is my favorite way to prepare pasta from scratch.  You can make it with shrimp, chicken, or tofu (I suppose).  Tonight I made it with shrimp.  Aldi sells several types of frozen shrimp.  I usually choose what looks like … Continue reading

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Meal 6- Chicken Fried Rice “Rachele’s Rice”

Tonight I will out my name to the world, along with one of my tried and true dishes.  I have been making variations of fried rice ever since my mom taught me when I was a wee one.  I should … Continue reading

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