Catalina Macaroni Salad

This delicious salad was prompted by a post on What’s For Dinner Moms? blog.  I love pasta salads but using straight mayo tends to get boring.  I do love Catalina Dressing so this recipe tickled my fancy.  I hoped it would tickle my tongue!  It’s summertime and we eat a lot of cold salads with burgers or sandwiches for dinner.  After a long day for both my P.S. (Patient Spouse) and I like to have dinner ready fast. Continue reading

Crockpot Shredded Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Crockpot Shredded Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Crockpot Shredded Chicken Enchilada Casserole

When I made crockpot shredded chicken a couple of weeks ago I made a crockpot casserole with the remaining vegetables and juices.  It was the easiest meal ever!  After simmering for hours, the juices were full of flavor and I simply had to decided whether to add rice or pasta to the dish.  Rice won out. I called it an enchilada casserole since it had similar flavorings and ingredients. Continue reading

Crockpot Shredded Chicken

Crockpot Enchilada Shredded Chicken

Crockpot Enchilada Shredded Chicken

I had a very large package of chicken breasts that I needed to use up.  I was also leaving town for a few days and leaving my P.S. to fend for himself at mealtime.  I decided a big crockpot of shredded chicken with Mexican seasonings and sauces would be versatile for meals.  He could put it on buns or serve it over rice.  It would last a few days in the fridge for quick fixes.
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