chicken · Dinners

Garlic Chicken with Orzo Noodles

Far and away, this is one of my very favorite weeknight dinners, because it is so quick and easy, and so delicious.  Oh, and when I make it, my kids eat spinach. 😉 This is definitely a recipe for garlic lovers.  My husband and I have been making this one for years.  We’ve played with… Continue reading Garlic Chicken with Orzo Noodles

Biscuits / Muffins / Scones · Breakfast · Fall (Halloween & Thanksgiving)

Homemade Maple Bars (using refrigerated biscuit dough)

In the words of Bridget Jones, “Oh joy, I am culinary genius.” Well, not really.  In fact, the person with great disdain for Sandra Lee inside of me is a little disappointed in myself.  Those feelings disappear though, as soon as I take a bite of one of these homemade maple bars, that I made… Continue reading Homemade Maple Bars (using refrigerated biscuit dough)

christmas · cookies · Desserts · Fall (Halloween & Thanksgiving)

Iced Molasses Cookies

Remember these babies? Mothers Iced Molasses Cookies?  They were my favorite.  I don’t know why they stopped making them, I guess they weren’t a big seller.  I sure loved them though, and I set out to duplicate them today. I used parts of a few different recipes, including my own Frosted Molasses Cookie bars, and… Continue reading Iced Molasses Cookies