Samoas Pudding Trifle

I mean, are you guys peeing your pants about how good this Samoa pudding looks? Because I totally am!! We had so much delicious fun creating the Trefoil Peanut Butter Banana Pudding that I knew I needed to make a new Girl Scout cookie pudding this year too.  Behold, the Samoas Pudding Trifle!!! It’s as epic… Read more »

Valentine’s For Two

We’ve gathered all of our favorite date night recipes for you and you’re sweetheart. So, how about this Valentine’s Day you save a little money by staying in and creating the perfect meal for two? Just grab a pair of aprons and make this year’s menu one to remember. 

Tortellini Minestrone Soup

This Tortellini Minestrone Soup is a Chic Site classic which I’ve been making for years now. I asked J to remake it and give it the proper spotlight it deserves with new step-by-step pictures. It’s the perfect soup to make this winter because you get the heartiness from the minestrone with the flavor of the… Read more »

Healthy Kid Snacks

Every Sunday I make the kids lunches and after school snacks for the week ahead. That way I know when they arrive home hungry they have healthy options to hold them over until dinner. Click through to see 9 healthy kids snacks you can pre-prep in a snap!

Homemade Rice-a-Roni

When Dave and I first were married, one of my favorite things to cook was Rice-A-Roni. I’ve loved it ever since I was a little girl and as a newlywed it was one of the few dishes I had totally mastered.  Fast forward thirteen years and I (mostly) go for a more refined dinner menu so I… Read more »

11 Game Day Appetizers

Only one week away from Super Bowl, which means it’s time to start planning what to cook. Sure we all show up to watch the game but, if we’re honest with each other, we really show up for the food. Make sure your party is stocked with delicious appetizers your friends won’t stop raving about.

Fajita Pasta

Here at Chic HQ we love a one pot meal! Our one pot chicken and rice is the stuff of legends and we wanted to add to the arsenal. Up next? Fajita Pasta!! I got this idea from California Pizza Kitchen’s Tequila Lime Chicken Fettuccini, because my mom orders it every time we go! Our… Read more »

Taco Mac n Cheese

Super Bowl is just around the corner and that means a lot of different things, depending on who you’re asking. For my husband, that means a big game and a day spent screaming at players I don’t know the names of. For me? It means a game day party! And honestly, since I don’t know… Read more »

Slow Cooker Freezer Meals

Freezer meals are the perfect way to prep for the week ahead and in this post you’ll find our best freezer friendly combos. Put all the ingredients for your favorite Chic slow cooker recipes in a ziploc bag and store in the freezer. The night before you’re ready to use, just put in the fridge to defrost. The next morning,… Read more »

Low Carb Recipes

Whether you want to shed a few pounds or are trying to make healthier food choices, these low carb options are a great place to start. Properly fueling your body doesn’t have to lack flavor; these nine recipes are proof!