Category Archives: Mexican

Feb 11

Steak Fajitas

So let’s see…yesterday was Chinese New Year…tomorrow is Fat Tuesday…and here I am, talking about Mexican food. Something isn’t quite right. Uh, wrong. This was DEFINITELY right! Everyone loved this dish (including my carnivorous nieces, who were staying with us … Continue reading

Posted in avocado, beef, lime, low carb, main dishes, Mexican, peppers | 2 Comments
Jan 22

Beef and Green Chile Enchiladas

I don’t know about you, but I’m LOVING this new look! New year, new beginnings… Before I move onto the recipe, a few things: 1 – Please note my new web address, change your bookmarks, and follow me on this … Continue reading

Posted in beef, corn, main dishes, Mexican | 4 Comments
Oct 19

No Shell Taco Salad

It’s recipe swap time again!  This time, for Blogger’s Choice, I was assigned Tina’s blog, Tasty Treats by Tina.  I had a few things bookmarked, but ultimately I chose a dish that I threw together with some leftovers that made … Continue reading

Posted in avocado, beef, low carb, main dishes, Mexican, QuickAndEasy, salad, tomatoes | 9 Comments
May 11

Chili Dog Nachos

Ever since the weather has warmed up and the grill has been back in use, I’ve had a craving for hot dogs.  I don’t eat hot dogs very often so it’s a little unusual for me.  Matter of fact, I … Continue reading

Posted in appetizers, beef, cheddar, cheese, main dishes, Mexican, pork, QuickAndEasy, snacks | 12 Comments
May 4

Baked Chipotle Chicken Chimichangas

Our latest recipe swap theme was Blogger’s Choice, where we were each assigned a blog and got to pick the recipe we wanted to prepare (think SRC).  The blog I was given, Kate’s Recipe Box, had some great ones to … Continue reading

Posted in cheese, chicken, chipotle, main dishes, make ahead, Mexican, QuickAndEasy | 10 Comments
Mar 28

BBQ Chicken Enchiladas

We went to a great BBQ restaurant over the weekend for my Dad’s birthday.  There were about 15 of us (as usual) so we went ahead and ordered 2 HUGE platters of nothing but MEAT. Now I’m mad that I … Continue reading

Posted in cheddar, cheese, chicken, freezer friendly, make ahead, Mexican, QuickAndEasy | 9 Comments
Oct 4

It’s National Taco Day!

Did you know that?  Well, whether you did or not, crack open a cerveza and read on…this recipe is a great way to celebrate. Words cannot explain how delicious this was.  Seriously.  Mouthwatering might be a better word to describe … Continue reading

Posted in main dishes, make ahead, Mexican, pork | 2 Comments
Aug 17

More, por favor!

The next time you’re looking for a quick (and I mean QUICK!!), easy and delicious side dish for your Latin inspired meals, remember this one. Then go buy plantains.  Then turn on your stove.  Then enjoy them 10 minutes later. … Continue reading

Posted in Mexican, QuickAndEasy, side dishes, snacks | 4 Comments
Aug 15

The whole enchilada (Secret Recipe Club)

I noticed several fellow food bloggers posting about The Secret Recipe Club and became curious, so I decided to look into it.  I’m so glad I did…what fun!  You get a blog assignment each month from one of the leaders … Continue reading

Posted in cheddar, chicken, freezer friendly, main dishes, make ahead, Mexican, mozzarella, QuickAndEasy, Secret Recipe Club | 27 Comments
Jul 26

Recipe Swap – Baked Creamy Chicken Taquitos

A recipe swap involving chicken can only mean good things.  I’m always looking for new ways to prepare it since we eat so much of it.  Besides, I kind of feel like I’ve been in a bit of a chicken … Continue reading

Posted in chicken, cream cheese, freezer friendly, main dishes, make ahead, Mexican | 4 Comments