Creamy Dijon Mushroom Chicken

This dish was born after I pinned a delicious recipe only to discover I actually had very few of the ingredients it called for (womp womp). I made some modifications using items I always have on hand and I must say, it turned out pretttty, pretttty (a la Larry David) good. Serves: 4-5 Ingredients 2 Tbs Extra Virgin Olive Oil (EVOO), divided 3 chicken breasts, cut in half to create a total of 6 thinner pieces 1 medium onion, finely diced (if you don’t have an onion, you can use 1/2 Tbs of onion powder) 2 cups sliced button mushrooms 2 Tbs red wine vinegar 1/2 cup white wine (or 1/4 cup of vodka) 2 Tbs dijon mustard 3/4 cup chicken stock (if you don’t have chicken stock, you can use 3/4 cup of water and 1 chicken boillon cube) 1/2 cup whole milk Salt & Pepper to taste Directions 1. Heat 1 Tbs of EVOO over medium-high heat in a skillet. Sprinkle S&P on chicken [...]

Bridal Shower Brunch – Part II

If you missed Part I where I talked about the menu, mimosa bar and DIY favors, you can check it out here. Now, let’s talk about Games, Activities, Prizes and Decor! Games/Activites How Old am I? You will need: - Tri-fold board (aka a “Science Fair” board, because those were jam back in elementary school for science fairs) - 10-12 pics of the bride and groom as kids/babies - Thick marker - Tape - Paper & pens for guests We played this game as people were arriving and mingling at the beginning of the shower. It was a great way to get the guests to chit chat with one another. We shared the answers later in the party before the Bride opened her gifts. Toilet Paper Dress Game You will need: - 6 rolls of toilet paper We had 6 rolls of toilet paper for about 15 people (4 teams). The guests broke off in teams of 4-5 and chose someone in the group to be the [...]
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