Lemon Chicken Stir Fry

Eating better. Everyone is on the bandwagon. At least they were until 40ish days ago. Haha!

I always try. But sometimes a good pizza really does fill the carb void. And since I’m horrible making pizza dough, it’s a few and far between treat for us. But lucky for me the hubs loves fresh food. Continue reading

Soup Everyday Makes Souper You!


I have had an affection for soup ever since I was a little girl. I love that its warm and it was always available. And my mom could go easy by just making instant ramen. Or she would cook a bit more and make a chicken noodle soup. Albeit without salt or pepper. Continue reading

Day 14 Round 2 – Chicken Wing Soup

Chicken Wing Soup

I needed a kick. A kick in the taste buds that is. Plus with football on and trying to keep my meals fresh and clean to coincide with the 21 Day Fix I figured I could combine my two favorite things. Hot Sauce and Soup. I have found similar recipes on good Old Pinterest but they all added lots of cheese, or cream of whatever, or cream cheese, sour cream, etc. That doesn’t really work well with my plan of fresh and Continue reading

3 Meals With 1 Item – 3rd Meal – BBQ Chicken Pizza

BBQ Chicken Pizza

BBQ Chicken Pizza

Alright we have roasted a whole chicken  https://modernwifetale.com/2015/11/14/3-meals-with-1-item-1st-meal-roasted-chicken/ then turned part of it into a chili https://modernwifetale.com/2015/11/15/3-meals-with-1-item-2nd-meal-white-chicken-chili/. Now to use the final 3/4 cup for one final meal. Truly stretching one protein to the fullest!

Like most people I love pizza. I love that you can eat it with your hands Continue reading

3 Meals With 1 Item – 2nd Meal White Chicken Chili

White Chicken Chili

White Chicken Chili

Alright so we have now made our Roasted Chicken: https://modernwifetale.com/2015/11/14/3-meals-with-1-item-1st-meal-roasted-chicken/. Now lets talk about our second mealworms the leftovers.

This is something that is easy to toss together, we’ve already cooked the main protein. Toss it in the pot and forget it. At least until you smell it 8 hours later and are hangry at the world. Yes hangry! Hungry and now angry because you are waiting. Ha! Continue reading

3 Meals With 1 Item – 1st Meal Roasted Chicken

So I have been out of town and slipping up on blogging. Life just seems to get away from you at a rapid rate and I’ve been trying to enjoy a little bit before the responsibility of life comes back in. Like getting a real job. Continue reading

Easy Korean Chicken aka What Do I Have On Hand?

Easy Korean Chicken

Easy Korean Chicken

With me not having a formal “job” right now one of my tasks is to make my husband lunch everyday. We live in a small town and he works literally blocks away. So lucky for me we get to eat lunch together everyday. But even though I don’t have a job right now I have taken on quite a bit of extra responsibilities. Continue reading