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23 June, 2016

Menu Plan – Hoisin Chicken and Asian Cucumber Salad

Menu Plan – Hoisin Chicken and Asian Cucumber Salad
Posted in : Menu Plan on by : Nicole

Menu: Hoisin Chicken Asian Cucumber Salad Rice Shopping List: 1 chicken breast per 2 people 1-2 cucumbers Pantry: Hoisin Sauce Honey Rice Vinegar Corstarch Salt Garlic Powder Ground Ginger Black Pepper Five Spice Sugar Soy Sauce Sesame Oil Rice Prep Day: Pound the chicken thin, cover and store (Hoisin Chicken) Spray small container with cooking
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21 June, 2016

Salad in a Jar

Salad in a Jar
Posted in : Pre-prep, Salads on by : Nicole

Until recently I thought the Salad in  Jar thing was simply silly. Really? It will last over 5 days? And what? You eat out of a jar? It was just too kitch for me to take seriously! But then, i joined a friend and she changed my world! She had a “Salad in a Jar”
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19 June, 2016

Chickpea salad with lemon and herbs

Chickpea salad with lemon and herbs
Posted in : Pre-prep, Salads on by : Nicole

I found this little easy, fabulous, praise worthy recipe while flipping through my neighbor’s bon apetit! I thought it looked interesting and really who doesn’t like a little garlic with their parm and evoo? This thing is fantastic! The garlic gives you a bite, the soft texture of the chick peas, the fresh basil! I have
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17 June, 2016

Ban the Drips

Ban the Drips
Posted in : Tips And Tricks on by : Nicole

One of things that I hate is a sticky or slick bottle or smudge on the bottom of my shelves… A few years ago I was introduced to the local EVOO store and ALL THE FLAVORS! OMG – I truely am addicted… I have some basics for cooking – Chipotle, Garlic and Butter – yup
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14 June, 2016

Carrots

Carrots
Posted in : Dog Stuff, Waste Not Want Not on by : Nicole

Carrots! You buy them, usually for just 1 or 2 to use in a recipe. I’ve got some options for how to deal with the rest of the bag, or if you like a good deal, get the 10 pound bag from costco and go to town! Freezing will leave them limp on defrost, but
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11 June, 2016

Fabric Softener – Crystals

Fabric Softener – Crystals
Posted in : DIY Cleaners on by : Nicole

This is one of the easiest DIY laundry recipes, you will ever find! For HE washing machines – add it to the detergent compartment with your regular detergent. 1 Tbl – 1/4 cup (determine the amount you need) For Regular Washing Machines – add it with the detergent to the bowl From my research (on
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8 June, 2016

Asian Cucumber Salad

Asian Cucumber Salad
Comments : 2 Posted in : Pre-prep, Salads, Veggies on by : Nicole

This is a fun little recipe that uses not too many ingredients and is refreshing on a hot day or with a hot dish! The easiest way to deal with the cucumbers is 2 fold. Option 1 is to use a food processor with a slicing blade – it definitely makes quick work of it,
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4 June, 2016

Cranberry Oat Dog Muffins

Cranberry Oat Dog Muffins
Posted in : Dog Stuff, Dog Treats on by : Nicole

Honestly you can eat these yourself, and i’ve had husband’s of friend mistakenly chow down on other treats meant for a furry friend to no harm, but they will be pretty bland and no sugar! (But he will say it sat nicely on his post food poisoning tummy!) I have fur babies. They have 2
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2 June, 2016

Spicy Flank

Spicy Flank
Comments : 2 Posted in : Flank Steak, Meat, Pre-prep on by : Nicole

This recipe is one of the oldest recipes from the marriage with my hubby. We love this recipe! We upped the heat from the original, about twice, and doubled the sauce to have enough for dipping the finished product.   Spicy Flank From Lazy Bear Foods | Main Dishes | American Print Dig-in Spicy Marinade,
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22 May, 2016

Jalapeños

Jalapeños
Posted in : Appetizers, Veggies, Waste Not Want Not on by : Nicole

I love jalapenos and hot peppers in my foods. I tend to over buy! I get excited! 19 cents a pound – yes please! I use as many as i can in my recipes and then…  bugger. I open the vegetable crisper and they are starting to get wrinkly…  ugh! I’ve got a couple options
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