Homemade Chicken and Flat Dumplings

Baker Bettie Savory, Soups & Stews 10 Comments

This chicken and flat dumplings recipe is true to southern fashion. None of those blobs of dumplings, just flat almost noodle like dumplings in a thick and creamy broth with shredded chicken. Veggies are not traditional in a chicken and dumpling dish, however they can be added if desired. Chicken and flat dumplings is the best “stick to your ribs” meal for the fall and winter! Growing up in Kansas, chicken and noodles was our Midwest equivalent to the South’s chicken and dumplings. A chicken and noodle dinner did not refer to a thin soup with carrots and celery mixed in. …

Sweet and Spicy Orange Chicken with Baby Bok Choy

Baker Bettie Chicken, Savory 5 Comments

Sweet and spicy orange chicken with bok choy is a perfect quick weeknight meal that is full of flavor. The sauce is flavored with orange zest, ginger, garlic, and a touch of sesame.  Happy Sunday my internet friends and family! I hope you have all had a lovely weekend and have been getting some of the beautiful weather we are getting here in Philly! It’s amazing how some sunshine can make you feel like everything in your world is a little better. Today I bring you something savory. Hopefully at least a tiny inspiration for your weekly dinner planning. I …

Chicken Noodle Soup-Pho Fusion

Baker Bettie Chicken, Savory, Soups & Stews 6 Comments

 This is a chicken noodle soup pho fusion dish, similar to pho ga, but with egg noodles and a mash up of flavors of American chicken noodle soup and Vietnamese pho!  I moved away from Kansas for the first time in my life to Austin, TX in 2010. I went to work at the state hospital there as a music therapy intern. It was exciting and terrifying. I was in a new city, with a new job, around new people. I was very lucky in that I had family there and was able to stay with my aunt since I …