chicken

Citrus-Rosemary Roasted Chicken {Live Cooking Demo}

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on February 14, 2014

I’ve had this on my “to make list” for a while now…I wanted to get it made while the prices on citrus were still rock bottom and have been waiting for a great sale on whole chickens. The grocery sale stars aligned and I scored a great price on a whole chicken earlier this week, […]

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Cast Iron Chicken Enchiladas & How to Make Homemade Red Enchilada Sauce

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on February 3, 2014

This recipe is featured in the 21 Freezer Cooking Recipes from Costco Meal Plan #5. “Mom, that says my name.” “You’re right buddy…that does say “T” for Tyler!!!” My sweet 4 year old was outside with me, ‘helping’ me take the photos of these enchiladas. He took one look inside the pan and got so […]

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Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on January 30, 2014

This recipe is part of the latest 21 Gluten Free Meals from Costco Plan. This recipe is part of the 20 Slow Cooker Freezer Packs from Costco for $150 meal plan. Note that this is written as a single recipe, but is doubled in the Costco meal plan, so you will have enough ingredients to […]

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Chicken Fajita Nachos

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on January 20, 2014

I love it when I’m actually operating “one step ahead” of myself. What I mean by that, is that life moves so much more smoothly when I’m prepared. When I’ve taken a few minutes at some point to actually prepare. It makes meals like this one easier to get to the table…and these days, I […]

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Dana’s Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos

by Dana S on November 19, 2013

One of my favorite tools in the kitchen is my slow cooker. There is no better feeling after a long day to coming home to dinner almost done! Using my crock pot on busy days helps eliminate any temptation to eat out as well. And eating at home is generally great for your budget! This recipe […]

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10 Fall Comfort Meals in the Slow Cooker

by Jenn K on October 25, 2013

Fall is the perfect time of year to utilize your slow cooker and start making some comfort food! There are so many wonderful recipes that you can create inside your slow cooker with little to no prep work on your part.  Get creative and try out these 10 Fall Comfort Meals in the Slow Cooker […]

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Alea’s White Chili Stuffed Potatoes

by Alea on October 22, 2013

It’s Chili Season! Well, in the southwest, it is always chili season. While I love all the different types of chili, my absolute favorite variety is white chili. If you haven’t had white chili, it is made with white beans, chicken, corn and, of course, lots of chili peppers. You can play around with the […]

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Orange Peel Thai Chicken

by Jenn K on October 20, 2013

I love the taste of orange peel Thai simmer sauce on chicken!  Have you tried it?  It’s bursting with flavor!  And, this recipe is easily frozen, which makes it an easy dish for busy weeknights! Orange Peel Thai Chicken Yield – 4 servings Preparation Time – 10 minutes Cooking Time – 50 minutes Ingredients 2 […]

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Angie’s Cream Cheese Stuffed Chicken

by Angie on October 3, 2013

The deliciousness of the recipe is my 2nd favorite thing about it! Mostly I love that so many of the items can be substituted. Such as the crust; I used crushed cornflakes some fried onions & parmesan cheese.  You can use panko, bread crumbs, crushed funions, whatever you have! For the cream cheese mix, I […]

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Bobby Jo, Freezing Chicken Breasts & The Food I Prepped Before My Trip

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on September 30, 2013

Yes, I’m still here. Last week was a bit nutty. Cuatro and I hit the road to New York and then Atlanta for some media meetings and then to speak on a panel. Turns out traveling with a crawling baby means you have approximately 13.5 minutes over 4 days to open your computer to work. […]

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