Slow Cooker Lemon Garlic Chicken

With thighs nestled gently into the bottom of the crock pot. I didn’t include the word “nestled” to be all kitchen showy. That’s exactly what the recipe says to do – nestle the chicken thighs. So, as I slowly rocked each thigh into place, I asked if it wanted to hold its wubby and then gently sang twenty minutes of “Hush Thee My Rowan.”

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Cayenne Chicken and Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Say hello to the Dinner of the Devil! If you’re looking for a meal that will quite literally bring tears

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Chicken Stuffed with Gouda, Prosciutto and Pecans

Chicken is easy to abuse. It’s so simple to prepare, it’s good for you, it’s filling, it’s abundant, it’s inexpensive, and it takes a real genius to burn it. So, if you’re not careful, you’ll find yourself making that aching sigh at the grocery store that translates into “ugh… again?” as you grab your favorite thighs, drumsticks or boneless breasts and toss them unenthusiastically into your basket, the way Mary Richards did in the opening of The Mary Tyler Moore Show.

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Pizza and a Movie #3: Texas BBQ Chicken Pizza with Prosciutto and The Black Scorpion (1957)

The Black Scorpion centers on a misunderstood prehistoric creature who is accidentally freed from his underground cave by a volcanic

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Señor Verde’s Slow Cooked Montezuma Chicken (Music by Sergio Mendes and ‘Brasil 66!)

For those of you out there who’ve been looking for that perfect dish to serve alongside a healthy dose of Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66 on your iPod, you’ve come to the right post.

Show of hands, please?

How many of you out there don’t even own any Sergio Mendes and Brasil ’66? Another show of hands, please?

For shame.

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