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Delicious homemade chicken crispers with creamy honey mustard sauce

Copycat Chili’s Chicken Crispers

It never ceases to amaze my husband how much money American’s spend on food and going out to eat. Growing up in Switzerland, they never went out to eat unless it was a very special occasion or a birthday. My family on the other hand would visit Chili’s almost once a week for dinner. Now, […]

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Chipotle Beans and Taco Salads

Chipotle Beans and Taco Salads

Thank you Vons, Albertsons, and Pavillions, for sponsoring this post. Check out the new Signature family of brands from Vons, Albertsons, you and Pavillions,, with more than 4,000 Signature products available and a 100% money-back guarantee. With the end of the year fast approaching, I think I am finally able to say that I getting […]

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#Ad Teriyaki Glazed Cornish Hens

#Ad Teriyaki Glazed Cornish Hens

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #JuicyGrilledCornish #CollectiveBias One of my favorite meals growing up was Teriyaki Glazed Cornish Game Hens. I have an uncle who is an ah-mazing cook, and this was one of his specialties. We always knew that when we were […]

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Cilantro Lime Chicken Salad

Cilantro Lime Chicken Salad

Are you bloated with fried cheesy food from the weekend? Are you craving healthy light spring like salads like me? Well look no further, I have got a glorious Cilantro Lime Chicken Salad that is healthy AND delicious! There are a few benefits to paying an exorbitant “sunshine” tax here in California. The first is […]

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Apple Cider Turkey Brine #OXOTurkeyDay

Apple Cider Turkey Brine #OXOTurkeyDay

  I can’t believe Thanksgiving is in two weeks. I made this turkey and a few sides this past weekend for some family. We only had 6 people and I was totally stressed out. I am serving 18 people on Thanksgiving and I am seriously freaking out. My kitchen is seriously the size of most […]

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Chicken Caesar Salad with Chickpea Croutons

Chicken Caesar Salad with Chickpea Croutons

Now that the temperatures are rising I find myself wanting to be in the kitchen a lot less these days. When I am in the kitchen, I want something quick and simple. No froofy do sauces or elaborate baked goods. Luckily, I did all the baking recipes for The Seaside Baker last month when the […]

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Drunken Chicken or Pollo Borracho

Drunken Chicken or Pollo Borracho

Someone told me about Drunken Chicken years ago, and I never got it out of my head. Thank goodness because man was I missing out. I always seem to overcook my bird in the oven and it turns out dry. Even the roasted chickens at the store can be dry, or undercooked which means you […]

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Fresh Orange Chicken

Fresh Orange Chicken

Orange chicken is one of my son’s favorite meals. I used to always buy it at Trader Joe’s (and absolutely love TJ’s) but one time I bit into a very questionable piece. I did not investigate it further, but simply remove it from my mouth and never purchased the bag again.   Now, this quite […]

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Thai Style Soup

Thai Style Soup

I have found that the best soups are those that are thrown together with random things in my refrigerator. Soup is a great end of the week meal, as you likely have a bunch of extra vegetables and protein. My Zuppa di Orzo was another one of these throw everything in kind of soups that […]

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Walnut Kale Basil Pesto

Walnut Kale Basil Pesto

A few weeks ago, the California Farm Water Coalition contacted me to see if I wanted to create a recipe with walnuts for Walnut Day. I immediately knew what I wanted to make… Pesto is one of my favorite items in the fridge. It can go on anything from eggs in the morning to a […]

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Chicken Verde Tacos

Chicken Verde Tacos

Mexican food was one of the things I missed most while living in Switzerland. There was one Mexican Cantina in town, but is served Taco Bell style food and cost an arm and a leg.   Despite moving back to San Diego and having the best Mexican food the US has to offer, I decided […]

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Chipotle Chicken Tostadas

Chipotle Chicken Tostadas

Yesterday was a long day. By the end of the day, I had a deep craving for a luscious mango margarita. My only problem when I have these kind of cravings is that I HAVE to eat Mexican food with them, regardless of what has been cooking in the crock pot all day. Margaritas and […]

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