Maple Dijon Chicken {For the Freezer}

This is one of my go to recipes for delicious chicken. We’ve been making it for years but recently discovered by way of the Six Sisters website that it’s a great freezer dish as well.

Greek Chicken

Look for this delicious roasted chicken served with couscous and steamed broccoli in this week’s Busy Mom Menu. It’s a great way to have a meal and then make stock and use the stock and leftover chicken in planned leftover dishes (check out our free Planned Leftover bonuses free with your dinner menu plan subscription). […]

Chicken Pitas

Chicken Pitas 6 pieces Pita bread 1 lb cooked sliced chicken lettuce sliced tomatoes condiments as preferred such as mayonnaise and mustard Cut pitas in half to make ready to stuff.  Prepare each pita as preferred using your choice of fillings.

Pesto Ranch Crockpot Chicken

This chicken is so good you’ll want to drink the juice left in the crockpot! Serve with rice or mashed potatoes so you can use that wonderful juice as a gravy.

Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya

Basil Lime Chicken

This recipe is a great way to prepare chicken for dinner and have extra to freeze for later use in such recipes as Crunchy Chicken Slaw Salad, Sandy’s Easy Cashew Chicken, or Cheddary Chicken and Broccoli. The recipe is written so that you use one pound of your chicken tonight and slice or cube the […]

Crunchy Chicken Slaw Salad

This deliciously crunchy Asian style salad is perfect for a summer meal. If you follow the Secrets of a Busy Cook and keep cooked chicken in your freezer, preparation time is significantly shortened.

Kung Pao Chicken

This Kung Pao Chicken recipe, featured in next week’s Busy Mom Menu, is delicious with its easy to make chili-flavored oil. Be sure to start the night before so your chicken has time to marinate for the fullest flavor.

Sandy’s Easy Cashew Chicken Recipe

This quick and easy recipe is a great way to use cooked chicken from the freezer (for more on this way of cutting down prep time, see the Menus4Moms Primer: Cooking for the Freezer). Prep is minimal and since everything is already cooked, it only takes 25-30 minutes from start to finish. The recipe is […]

Easy Mexican Slow Cooker Chicken

Like almost everyone else, I look for cooking inspiration on Pinterest. When I saw this post with the title “The Easiest Dinner Ever” with some of my favorite ingredients listed, I knew I had to try it. While it isn’t the prettiest meal I’ve ever made, it was delicious and couldn’t be easier. We will definitely have it again!

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