Moroccan Chicken

It’s been a summer, y’all.

Between working (writing curriculum, administering testing, meetings–but apparently there’s a rumor that teachers have the summer off?) and catching up with friends, I’ve been cooking the same old stuff and baking even less.

And then my a/c broke. Continue reading “Moroccan Chicken”

Barbecue Chicken Pizza Pinwheels

June for a teacher is a lot like a hurricane. It’s a whirlwind of finishing content, cramming in field trips, keeping my students from entering Summer Mode just yet, and fitting in all of the “hey, it’s nice outside!” obligations that come with the approach of summer (like the dockside bar that opened its second floor with swings!!! as seating!!!) that crop up out of nowhere.

And thus, no posts for a few. Forgive me, friends.

In a moment of downtime, I browsed for more recipes and lo, there it was. My new favorite recipe: barbecue chicken pinwheels.

Continue reading “Barbecue Chicken Pizza Pinwheels”

Greek Yogurt Chicken Salad Sandwich

I’ve been on such a Greek yogurt kick lately that I’m looking for new ways to add it to just about everything.

I made my turkey chili last week and added a big dollop of Greek yogurt on top instead of sour cream. Whenever I make mashed potatoes, I add Greek yogurt instead of milk. Obsessed, people. Obsessed.

Is it any surprise that when I found this recipe, I knew I was in? Continue reading “Greek Yogurt Chicken Salad Sandwich”

Slow Cooker Cranberry Chicken

Life has bested me a little. May is a busy month in my personal life, so my cooking has been reduced to making good ol’ standby recipes and not trying anything new. With my summer vacation on the horizon, I’m already anticipating the great things I can start to cook.

However, the weather has taken a turn back toward New England Springtime: rainy, cold, and gray. My grandmother used to say, “April showers bring May flowers.” April had few showers, so now we’ve got all of those happening. Sheesh.

What I do have is the last few viable weeks of slow cooking. Continue reading “Slow Cooker Cranberry Chicken”