My favorites

My favorites

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My favorites
Keeping quiet

Keeping quiet

When we were young, and seated around the dining table, there were a few rules that my brother and I had to follow
Chinese Spring Rolls with Chicken

Chinese Spring Rolls with Chicken

Chinese Chicken Spring Rolls is one of my favorite Chinese snack, crispy and crunchy yet so juicy and loaded with so much flavors
Ranch Chicken Pita

Ranch Chicken Pita

The "pocket" in pita bread is created by steam, which puffs up the dough. As the bread cools and flattens, a pocket is left in the middle
Chicken pox pie

Chicken pox pie

My daughter has the cluck-cluck pox. My pie had much less bird. A Chicken,  Blue Cheese & Pistachio Pie, followed by my Speedy Apple & Walnut Cake
Chicken Gyros & Homemade Soft Pita Bread

Chicken Gyros & Homemade Soft Pita Bread

Until I saw this one, and alarm bells went off it my head. Creamy cool tzatziki, crumbly cheese, all mixing together with the sauces from the chicken
Slow Cooker Chicken Cordon Bleu

Slow Cooker Chicken Cordon Bleu

You can make these stuffed chicken breasts ahead of time and freeze until ready to put the dish together (just make sure you don't start with chicken that has been previously frozen)
mini peach pie party!

mini peach pie party!

Hostess outlet where my mom would always buy me a fruit pie (had to be cherry). My daughter bought me THIS Wilton mini pie press at Bed Bath &
ciabatta olive bread

ciabatta olive bread

But, I was curious about trying a good hearty artisan bread recipe so, I borrowed my mum-in-law's book, Artisan Baking by Maggie Glezer, to try out this ciabatta recipe which brings out the rustic and hearty flavors of artisan breads
Sauerbraten

Sauerbraten

 I’m not so sure about that but it is one of myfavorites. Oktoberfest could become my favorite time of year, I’ll give it 5 paws
Broccoli Cheddar Pockets

Broccoli Cheddar Pockets

When I was in college, living on my own, I used to eat hot pockets regularly. It never occurred to me to make my own
amazing calzones

amazing calzones

This last friday was a blast making these pockets of gooey cheese, my zesty pizza sauce, and loaded with hamburger, black olive, mushrooms and bell pepper
Chicken and Cheese Pockets

Chicken and Cheese Pockets

The temperatures are slowly starting to rise. It is starting to get warm during the mornings, even though evenings are quite sober and breezy
Bacon Double Cheeseburger Pockets

Bacon Double Cheeseburger Pockets

So it goes with out saying that my initial idea for this month’s Improv Challenge, hosted by Kristen of Frugal Antics of a Harried Homemaker, was to make breakfast
Whole Wheat Pizza Pockets

Whole Wheat Pizza Pockets

Hello my friends. I know it has been a while since my last post, but I have been in the middle of midterms (nope, not over yet ) so I haven’t had much time to play in the kitchen