Tag: simple

Closer To Homemade: Chicken Noodle Soup (now with video!)

There are a lot of reasons why people don’t cook, but the reasons I hear most often are related to three big factors: Time. Cost. Ability. Currently, there is also a cultural obsession with perfection, and being The Best at All The Things, including cooking. Being the best at cooking supposedly requires making everything from ...

Leftover Makeovers: Creamed Chicken with Vegetables and Egg Noodles, Roasted Vegetable Soup

So, if you roasted two chickens, and your family is like mine, you have a lot of breast meat left over. Breast meat tends to become very dry when warmed up as is, but it’s great for shredding and saucing up, as I did here.

Bechamel (Awesome) Sauce

Bechamel Sauce is one of the most basic, yet most versatile, friends you can have in your kitchen. It’s a dinner-starter you can pull together in less than 10 minutes, without a recipe, with only three ingredients; butter, milk, and flour. It can be seasoned simply with salt and pepper, or with herbs and spices, ...