Making it up as I go along, Part 1

Earlier tonight, I updated my Facebook status to the title of this post. I was actually refering to the dish I’m making for a holiday luncheon tomorrow. Turns out, I would also be referring to tonight’s dinner. We have chicken and asparagus in the fridge and enough grain products to last till 2011 in our… Continue reading Making it up as I go along, Part 1

Thanksgiving Day: The Results

From the top: Green beans, stuffing, chicken, gravy, smashed potatoes, baked beans, corn muffins, honey butter, regular butter. Not pictured: butternut squash bake; assorted wines. The Gravy: No recipe but basically, heat some broth/stock over medium heat.  When bird comes out of the oven, place chicken/turkey on serving platter to rest.  Heat roasting pan over a… Continue reading Thanksgiving Day: The Results

Delicioso Green Beans & Potatoes (and Baked Chicken)

A little late, but here’s the recipe for that Sneak Peek photo from a few days ago. Baked Chicken with Potato-Green Bean Saute Ingredients Green Beans, about 2 handfuls fresh. Trimmed and cut in half 5-6 fingerling potatoes 1/2 red onion, frenched Parmesan-Crusted Chicken Breasts (from Kroger) balsamic vinegar 1-2 cloves mashed garlic 1/2 tablespoon… Continue reading Delicioso Green Beans & Potatoes (and Baked Chicken)