21 Apr '11, 3pm

New baby? Bring the parents the gift of a home cooked meal.

Try this recipe out yourself before you go making it for someone else. If you don’t like it, you probably won’t want to be giving it as a gift. When bringing a dish to new parents, it’s considerate to bring it in dishes that they won’t need to return. Using a reusable foil pan with a foil lid that can be bought at most grocery stores for this chicken dish is perfect. Make sure you let the recipient know you don't need it back. Provide side dishes like mashed potatoes and fresh cooked vegetables that can easily be reheated with the chicken. You can put these in washed out containers from foods like deli salads or sour cream. Again, let the recipient know you don't need them back. Include something sweet. It can be fresh fruit, a baked treat, or even a good bar of chocolate. If it’s just mom and dad (or just mom), don’t give an entire cake, pie, or batch of chocolate chip co...

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