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Chicken Noodle Soup

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Despite my efforts, I realize obsessing with hand-washing and antibacterial products will not create an invisible bubble to protect me from germs. This year seems worse. There’s no getting around it—everyone is sick. Our four-year-old

  • For chicken stock
  • 1 whole chicken (3 to 3-1/2 pounds)
  • 2 carrots, peeled and roughly chopped
  • 3 celery stalks, roughly chopped
  • 1 leek, roughly chopped
  • 1 teaspoon black peppercorns
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 3 sprigs fresh thyme

Peanut Chicken Wings

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I’ve never been a big fan of chicken wings. They are one of those foods impossible to enjoy in public without feeling a bit embarrassed. Between the plastic bib and moist towelettes, I just can’t

  • 1/4 cup low sodium soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup creamy natural peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 teaspoon minced fresh ginger
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper

Barbecue Chicken Pizza

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Lately I’ve been feeling like I’ve been on cruise control for weeknight dinners. After busy days for all of us, including our three-year-old, the most I can muster for our family meal is pasta. Don’t


Slow Cooker Chicken Chili

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By now I know I could make chili in my sleep. I’ve had a vegetable & bean-heavy version, along with a few variations that deviate from my standard recipe, on repeat since the first chill in


Kung Pao Chicken

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I know this sounds ridiculous, but I feel responsible for our neighborhood Chinese restaurant going out of business. For a long time when I walked by I noticed they were never full. I figured they


Asian Chicken Salad

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Fresh flowers are my new weekly shopping habit. I’ve been “splurging” on the cheapest supermarket blooms. It’s amazing what you can find under $10 a bunch. With flowers and spring veggies at home, our kitchen