Slow Cooker Pesto Chicken

Another really simple crock pot meal perfect for back to school!  This is an easy throw together weekday meal that’s good enough for company!  We moved into our house a couple of years ago, and my sweet friend was nice enough to drop by with a big crockpot of this piping hot delicious chicken.  She says it’s her go-to that she takes to someone when they’ve had a baby or come home from surgery. It was a welcome sight after our long day of hauling boxes up and down stairs.  Of course my kitchen was a mess, so there would be no cooking…so we grabbed some paper plates and plastic utensils and went to town on this one!  And my picky teen even cleaned his plate!  Victory! Continue reading “Slow Cooker Pesto Chicken”

Italian Chicken

We were staying the weekend with my husband’s college buddy Jon and his wife Shannon many years ago when I first tried this.  It was a super cold day in Columbia, South Carolina.  And, I don’t mean it was 60 degrees.  I know that’s what you were thinking.  It actually was freezing!  And, the guys were playing golf.  Nothing will stop them.  They returned, shivering,  just in time for dinner and just as the weather was starting to take a turn for the worse.  Shannon made this stick-to-your-ribs, comforting chicken dish that I fell in love with!   Great memories of our friends, a cold South Carolina weekend and a yummy meal that warmed us up as the snow started to fall!   Continue reading “Italian Chicken”