Avocado Enchiladas

Happy Valentine's Day. Looking for a delicious Mexican meal for two? Look no further than these Avocado Enchiladas. I have to admit we aren't ones for fancy Valentine's day plans. Usually a good burger or tacos is all I really want. Plus you don't have to worry about making a reservation 2 months in advance at those kind of places. I was inspired to make Avocado Enchiladas after having … [Read more...]

Korean Beef Tacos: Freezer to Crockpot Meal

Can you tell I'm trying to keep dishes to a minimum... paper plates for blog pictures. Just keeping it real. In my Florida room you can find my makeshift kitchen, complete with coffee maker and crockpot, because really what more do you need. I wash dishes about once a week in the laundry sink. Paper plates, cups, and plastic utensils are our friends. You don't have to spend a ton of money … [Read more...]

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Is there anything more comforting than a warm bowl of soup? I had a little bit of a sore throat and head cold recently and all I wanted was spicy, hot soup to ease my pain. Now don't be scared off, this soup isn't very spicy on it's own, but if you have had dinner with me you know I had extra hot sauce to almost everything. If you are worried about the heat leave out one of the jalapenos. I … [Read more...]

Carne Asada Street Tacos

Are you getting your fill of Mexican this week? Can you tell what we have been eating lately? Yeah, I have been on a little bit of a Mexican kick. Tacos and quesadillas are just so easy and always hit the spot. So does pizza, but that's not what we are talking about today. These may not be 100% authentic. I've never had a Mexican street taco, like from the streets of Mexico, but I have been to … [Read more...]

Mexican Pizza

Did you know that regular ground turkey doesn’t really have any less fat than lean ground beef? If you switch to turkey thinking it is healthier without buying the lean ground turkey or ground turkey breast you really aren’t saving any calories. If cholesterol is an issue ground turkey has less, but in order to make leaner choices you need to seek out lean ground turkey. When I’m cooking … [Read more...]