Tag Archives: what’s for dinner

Green Chilie Chicken and Black Bean Soup

Here is what I’m doing with my left over black beans and rice. Last week, my husband and I went to Chili’s for lunch. We ordered the soup and salad lunch, and my husband picked the Green Chilie Chicken soup.  It was delicious!  I was tempted to steal it from him. I thought about it, …


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A grocery trip, turkey chili, a pound cake and a boozy cocktail

I’m a coupon shopper. Have I said that before? I shop frugally. I went to Kroger today. I bought 80 items, including milk, kale, leeks, bread(x2), cheese, tomatoes, frozen veggies, chips and much more. I spent $87.67 (including $4 for cake flour), I saved $115.54. I use coupons, but I also shop weekly sales which …

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Super Spicy slow cooker chicken.

I decided to get adventurous today.  I had 1 1/2 pounds of  chicken thigh, and I wanted to make chicken sandwiches with it.    What to do? What to do?   Slow cooker chicken.  Spicy to be precise.   the HOT sauce. Trust me when I say that I do NOT put that *bleep* on …

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A post about my slow cooker

I adore my slow cookers (I did not say Crock Pot, because I own two different brands). Slow cookers are great kitchen tools. I would say,  no matter the size of your family, you SHOULD own at least 1 slow cooker. Slow cookers are good for so many types of recipes.  I use mine for …

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