Chicken Rice Vegetable Soup

A winter warm up soup that has lots of flavor.  The broth is made from leg quarters ahead of time in the crock pot or automatic pressure cooker.  Then the soup is put together fresh at meal time with what vegetables that are on hand with rice.  The extra broth with the shredded chicken can…

Herbed Rice

My rice container is full from all the rice that is in the food box I get each week.  A friend of mine that live across the country from me came to my rescue with several recipes she sent for me to try out and share with you.  This one is her favorite and I…

Singing Shrimp with Pineapple

This is a wonderful dish that is easy to make and quick.  It is made with fresh pineapple, shrimp, spices, red crushed pepper, bell pepper and onions and served with rice.  It has just a hint of heat in it to make the shrimp sing. I live in an area where shrimp comes off the…

Chicken Ponzu With Vegetables And Rice

This is a quick and easy dish that is inexpensive also.  You can take the basic recipe and make it your own by adding vegetables that you have on hand. You can increase the servings by adding additional amounts of vegetables to this 4 serving recipe.  It doesn’t take long to make and will be…

Cashew Chicken with Broccoli and Carrots

I am always looking for recipes that I can adapt to my budget and family’s taste.  This recipe was adapted from Pillsbury’s Annual Recipe 2010 cookbook.  The cookbook was a wonderful find at my local Goodwill this past month.  It is a beautiful cookbook with lots of really nice recipes.  It is sitting in honor…