Are you a Pinterest recipe, craft, or tip hoarder? I am! I have thousands of things pinned to my Pinterest boards, but have probably only tried about 25-30 things. So, I’ve joined with more than 20 other bloggers to do a January Pinterest Challenge. We’re challenging and motivating each other (you too) to not just pin, but to make it happen!

January Pinterest Challenge - One Skillet Chicken

January Pinterest Challenge – One Skillet Chicken with Lemon Garlic Cream Sauce

For my January Pinterest Challenge, I chose to make this One Skillet Chicken with Lemon Garlic Cream Sauce recipe from this PIN. This popular pin from Little Spice Jar has been pinned over 500K times on Pinterest!

January Pinterest Challenge- one skillet chicken

I stuck to the original recipe and only made a few changes to feed my family of 6. For example, the original recipe uses 4 chicken breasts, but I used an entire bag of chicken tenders. Because I used more chicken, I had to use two pans on the stove and then transferred all of the chicken to one baking dish for the oven. Another change was to double all the sauce measurements (one measurement of sauce in each pan), except for the pepper flakes. Thank goodness I didn’t double the pepper flakes because it would have been too spicy for my kids.

January Pinterest Challenge

So what’s the verdict? The chicken turned out moist and tasted wonderful! The only other changes I would make is to triple the sauce (this is what makes the dish) and to skip the baking part. Since I substituted chicken tenders for the chicken breasts, I think the tenders could easily be finished on the stove top. Other than these minor changes, this is a KEEPER!

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Now let’s see what other things Pinterest inspired! Head over and visit the other hosts to see what they crafted, cooked, built, or tried!

Pinterest Challenge

Erlene – My Pinterventures • Shirley – Intelligent Domestications

Michelle – Our Crafty Mom • Molly – Just a Little Creativity

Marie – DIY AdulationJenny – Cookies Coffee and Crafts

Joanne – Our Unschooling JourneyEmily – Domestic Deadline

Roseann – This Autoimmune Life • Trisha – Blowing Away Out West

Sam – Raggedy Bits • Lynne – My Family Thyme • Beverly – Across the Blvd.

Debra – Shoppe No. 5 • Lauren – Mom Home Guide • Emily – Domestic Deadline

Heather – Glitter on a Dime  • Kristie – Teadoodles  •  Gwen – Geez, Gwen!

Kelly – Under A Texas Sky • Candice – Fearlessly Creative Mammas

Chelc – Inside the Fox Den  •  Megan – C’mon Get Crafty


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9 Comments

  1. I just love when I find a dish all my kids enjoy; that for sure makes it a keeper! Thanks so much for putting this together for us all. It was a lot of fun.

  2. Yum! I usually make lemon chicken in the oven but on a hot summer day this looks like it would be a better alternative!

  3. We eat a lot of chicken at our house and this recipe looks like one to try. Thanks for putting the Pinterest Challenge together, Erlene! I’m happy to be a part of it.

  4. This looks so yummy! I think my whole family would enjoy this recipe. I’m definitely pinning this one too! Thanks so much for motivating us for the Pinterest Challenge. It is so much fun to see what pins others are doing.

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