Chicken

5 Simple Tips for a Food-Safe Picnic + Apricot Pineapple Chicken Salad {Recipe}

Have a safe and enjoyable outdoor picnic this spring and summer with these food safety tips, plus a healthy and delicious recipe for Apricot Pineapple Chicken Salad! Post, recipe, and images by Nutritioulicious assistant and dietetic intern Kaleigh McMordie With the weather warming up, it’s the perfect season for a picnic! Heading outdoors for a meal and quality time with family and friends can be a great way to enjoy the best that spring and summer have to offer. But there are a few rules to fo… read more »

Classic (Jewish) Chicken Soup {Recipe ReDux}

A family favorite, traditional chicken soup is soothing and delicious. Perfect to start any Jewish holiday meal or to cure a cold.  With the start of fall comes the Jewish holidays Rosh Hashana (the Jewish New Year), Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement), and Sukkot (one of the three pilgrimage festivals). In my family, as in many Jewish families I know, it is tradition to serve chicken soup at the start of all of these holiday meals. Luckily, chicken soup is one of those recipes that keeps getting bet… read more »

Pistachio-Stuffed Chicken Breasts {Recipe ReDux}

Take the stress out of weeknight dinners with this easy and flavorful pistachio-stuffed chicken dish. Serve with a side of your family’s favorite roasted vegetables and you’re set for a balanced meal! It’s hard to believe we’re almost at the end of August, which means it’s time for another Recipe ReDux and it’s back-to-school season. In a couple of weeks I’ll be sharing a roundup of articles, recipes, and meal planning ideas perfect for fam… read more »

Summer Chicken Kebabs with Herb Sauce {Recipe}

Flavorful herbs are at their prime during the summer. Make them the star of the show with this herb sauce drizzled over chicken kebabs.    I was compensated for writing the original article and developing the recipe found in the July 2015 issue of Today’s Dietitian. I was not compensated for sharing the column or magazine with readers on my blog. All opinions are my own.   One of my favorite things about summer is the plethora of fresh fruit and vegetables. Everyone talks about zucchini, corn,… read more »

Thai Chicken Salad {Recipe}

Turn leftover chicken into chicken salad with Thai flavors, juicy sweet grapes, and crunch from slivered almonds.  Chicken salad has never been my thing. Growing up kosher, it wasn’t an option for me at the diner or deli, plus mayo-laden salads skeeve me out a bit. Don’t get me wrong – I see the appeal of chicken salad, and it certainly adds some variety to your sandwich options. I mean, how many days in a row can you have tuna for lunch?! But since I didn’t grow up eating it, chick… read more »