Freezer Meal: Chicken and Black Bean Burritos

Well friends, this is the end of my baby prep freezer meals. If you missed any in this little series here you can find my: Chicken and Broccoli Alfredo, Minestrone Soup, and Vegetable Enchiladas. In addition to those I also made and froze White Garlic Stuffed Shells and Lemon Chicken Noodle Soup. And I successfully reached my goal of not doing any real cooking for the first 4 weeks of Hadley's … [Read more...]

Freezer Meal: Vegetable Enchiladas

It's no secret, we love Mexican food. It also happens to freeze well, just take a look at the freezer section of your local grocer, burritos and enchiladas galore. When I was planning out what to make for our freezer meals I surveyed what I had on hand first. We always seem to have enough tortillas to throw a block party fiesta. I wanted to use them up so I planned a few different Mexican … [Read more...]

Green Chile Mac and Cheese

I'm a big fan of mac and cheese, is there anyone who isn't? On the day of my baby shower there was a mac and cheese throwdown going on in Tampa. I was exhausted after the shower and didn't feel like going to it. I'm slightly regretting that decision and hoping the mac and cheese throwdown returns again next year. When we were in Austin we loved our dinner at Moonshine. The Green Chile … [Read more...]

Black Bean and Avocado Flautas for #SundaySupper

I'm no stranger to meatless meals. My lunches are almost always meatless and I only have meat for dinner maybe twice a week. Most of the time my meatless meals are pretty healthy, but not today friends! I made flautas, and I fried them! There are plenty of veggies stuffed inside those little fried rolls, but lets not fool ourselves into thinking veggies inside fried tortillas are … [Read more...]

Baked Black Bean Quesadillas

Here is an easy recipe to whip up when you are tired, don't want to cook, or just feeling blah in the kitchen. I remember eating baked quesadillas often as a child.  I always thought they were sort of strange, but tasty. Other people just fried there cheese quesadillas in a skillet and my mom baked them with all sorts of different fillings in the oven. Well now I know why. It's much … [Read more...]