Category Archives: Mexican

Jul 14

Pressure Cooker (Instant Pot) Carnitas

Talk about a delicious and EASY meal! Our friends loved this one! Healthy, too! Pressure Cooker (Instant Pot) Carnitas adapted from PaleOMG 2 pounds pork shoulder/butt, cubed 2 teaspoons canola oil 2 teaspoons kosher salt 1 teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoon … Continue reading

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May 6

Warm Bean Dip

Hope everyone had a great Cinco de Mayo! We had a delicious lunch at work where people contributed their Mexican dishes. Everything was great! And I quickly realized I shouldn’t have halved my recipe… I couldn’t snap a pic fast … Continue reading

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Oct 27

Chorizo and Sweet Potato Enchiladas

Enchiladas are by far one of the easiest dishes to make, and definitely one of my favorites when entertaining. Make ahead, pop right in the oven to reheat, spend more time with your guests…perfect! These were a big hit recently … Continue reading

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May 14

Quick Bean and Cheese Quesadilla

Has anyone else noticed lately that the prices of, well, EVERYTHING, have gone up? I feel like every time I go food shopping, the numbers keep rising. It’s just out of control. As you probably already know, one easy way … Continue reading

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Feb 7

Beef & Bean Burritos

It’s Fiesta Friday! I could definitely go for these tonight…with a margarita or two… Even when you make this low carb (notice the low carb tortillas from Trader Joe’s, and no rice!) they’re still delicious! And don’t forget the sriracha … Continue reading

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Jan 27

Chicken Chili with Black Beans & Corn

There’s something about an easy meal that keeps on giving. A dish that is practically effortless and makes enough to feed you for quite some time (hooray for freezer meals!). And did I mention that it’s a one pot meal? … Continue reading

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Nov 14

Crockpot Salsa Verde Chicken Enchiladas

I love finding great new crockpot recipes. Especially when they make enough for leftovers to freeze. These were goooood. Yeah, they look a bit naked…I forgot to add the salsa on top! Didn’t matter, because they were still delicious đŸ™‚ … Continue reading

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Apr 22

Mexican Ice Cream

***Don’t forget to enter my latest giveaway! Click here to enter*** Happy Monday!  Another weekend full of sunshine, laughs and good times…just the way I like it.  And good food is always a part of it. This dish was not … Continue reading

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Mar 11

Mexican Chicken Wontons

You guys know how much I love recipes that clear out stuff you have in the fridge. Am I the only one that get that “feel good” feeling from it? I hope not. But I wouldn’t be surprised if I … Continue reading

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Mar 8

Homemade Salsa

TGIF! And what better way to celebrate than your own happy hour at home! Crack open a few beers and enjoy this salsa with chips. It’s the most delicious salsa I’ve ever had, and you won’t believe how easy it … Continue reading

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