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Slow Cooker Ham

Easter is a huge deal in our home. I mean, I’m the daughter of a retired minister so Easter Sunday is kind of our Super Bowl. Every year we invite over everybody we’ve ever known or heard of for a big potluck and just like my Grandparents did before me, I serve the same two main… Read more »

Cookies and Cream Cocktail

One of my favorite books ever is The Winter Sea by Susanna Kearsley. I talk about it all the time and I’ve recommended it to so many friends who end up sending me emotional texts at two o’clock in the morning because they’re so in love and upset by the book. Seriously, here is a… Read more »

Orange Creamsicle Cocktails

These Orange Creamsicle Cocktails taste just like our childhood favorite frozen treat! Orange sherbet blended with ice, orange juice and vodka is poured into a glass and topped with a mixture of vanilla ice cream, ice and more vodka, of course! It’s an adult treat to help you dream of summer! We start by preparing our… Read more »

Chicken Enchilada Soup

My mom is famous for many reasons, but the biggest of them all is her skill with leftovers. Seriously, Mama can look in a fridge filled only with mustard, pickles and week old bread and manage to cook a four course meal with it. She always kept us fed with the yummiest food and she always,… Read more »

BBQ Pizza Pasta Bake

It’s pizza… but in pasta form! It’s a BBQ Pizza Pasta Bake and it’s darn delicious! Basically we just took all our favorite flavors from a BBQ Chicken Pizza and turned them into this to-do-for pasta dinner. Chicken, barbecue sauce, red onions, ricotta and mozzarella cheese all team up to make the yummiest dinner ever!… Read more »

Slow-Cooker Shredded Chicken Tacos

This shredded chicken filling is super easy to make, thanks to our slow-cooker! The great thing is that you can combine everything, cover and set on low and go about your day. Then by the time dinner rolls around, you’ll have something tasty and flavorful to feed your family. Make a big batch and use… Read more »

Shamrock Pound Cake

We wanted to do something fun for St. Patrick’s Day. Something that you could make with the kids. So we came across those “surprise cakes” that are everywhere on Pinterest and decided that we could make one for the site with easier step by steps for you. Because I don’t know about you, but I… Read more »

Shepherd’s Pot Pie

I wanted to try my hand at making an Irish dish and decided to mash it together with one of my favorite recipes to create this deliciousness… I’m calling it Shepherd’s Pot Pie! I used hamburger meat, mashed potatoes, cheddar cheese and store bought pie dough to create this dinner that you have to try! Watch… Read more »

Seafood Corn Chowder

Around this time of year, a lot of people are searching for vegetarian or seafood recipes because of Lent. Here at Chic we thought our Seafood Corn Chowder would be the perfect Friday night meal for you and your family!  Start by cooking your veggies in a large pot.  Once the veggies have cooked, deglaze… Read more »

Diet Pepsi Cocktail

If we were friends in real life, or part of a book club let’s say, then you would know that I have a big, huge, reader crush on Colleen Hoover. If you read the kind of books I read, then you totally get why I heart her so much. You will also understand why I… Read more »

About The Chic

Back in 2004 when I was looking to name my events company, I stumbled across the word 'Chic' in an old dictionary. The definition was: “a fashionable lifestyle, ideology, or pursuit”. I fell in love with the word and the idea that chic is the pursuit of something better, prettier, or cooler than you are today. Chic isn’t a state of being or even a destination, chic is the journey you take on the way to something greater. ~Rachel

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Question: From RJ in Los Angeles Hi Rachel! We had a gathering last night where quite a few kids (mostly toddlers) showed up with their parents. My husband and I are childless, but love kids and aren’t afraid of messes/things breaking, etc. But, one of the mothers made a comment about “another friend of hers… Read more »

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