Taco Salad in a Jar

This quick and easy lunch recipe is not only delicious, it’s packed with healthy food. Layers of lettuce, tomatoes, beans and more go into this Taco Salad in a Jar. Add these to your recipe box as well… Seven Layer Southwestern Salad Healthy Taco Salad Raspberry Chicken Salad

Taco Soup

One of our favorite recipes to warm us up during the Fall and Winter is Taco Soup, it’s delicious and super quick…15 minutes on the stovetop using only one pan makes for a quick meal and clean-up.  Or if you like you can add all the ingredients to the Crockpot and let it simmer for […]

12 Essential Chili Peppers for Mexican Cooking

If there is one vegetable that is a staple of Mexican cuisine it would have to be the Chili Pepper. It’s amazing the range of chili peppers you can use, and the best part is that once you start using them you’ll want to experiment with them in other recipes. Today, we are taking the […]

Mini Taco Cups

We are a snack lovin’ family! In fact, one of the meals that our boys love the most is when we have Appetizers. These Mini Taco Cups are the perfect appetizer, snack, treat or even a side dish for your Mexican meal. Add these to your recipe box as well… Slow Cooker Vegetarian Taco Dip […]

Build your own Taco Bar

Simple Meals. Raising a family with three boys is anything but simple, even meal time can be an adventure. So keeping it simple is definitely something we have learned to do over the years. One of our simple meals are tacos and they are always a hit at dinner time in our house, whether we […]

Mexican Basics: Homemade Flour Tortilla Recipe

All this week we are sharing Mexican Basics with you. Yesterday we shared a recipe for Classic Guacamole, that is super easy to put together and delicious too! Making this Homemade Flour Tortilla Recipe is also one of the easiest things you can do. Take the word of a novice when we’re talking about making breads of […]

Slow Cooker Teriyaki Wings

A little sweet, a little tangy and packed with flavor, these Slow Cooker Teriyaki Wings go together in minutes. And are sure to become a family favorite!  Add these to your recipe box as well… Easy Holiday Appetizer: Slow Cooker Teriyaki Chicken Honey Hoisin Chicken Sandwiches in the Slow Cooker Slow Cooker Teriyaki Chicken – […]

Southwest Fish Tacos

Tacos are one of those meals that just about everyone enjoys. We have made them several different ways adding beef, pork and even chicken. But Fish Tacos are something we have never tried until now. By using a new frozen fish fillet, these Southwest Fish Tacos are on the table in less than 30 minutes! […]

Kung Pao Chicken

Chinese cuisine is one of our boys favorite takeout meals and yes there are occasions when we will splurge and grab some when we are going to be out late. But when we are at home this Kung Pao Chicken hits the spot. Quick and easy to get on the table when you are in a hurry […]

Honey Hoisin Chicken Sandwiches in the Slow Cooker

There is one appliance in the kitchen that is often times under used…the Slow Cooker! I know I’m definitely guilty of it. Another thing I am guilty of is not using my Slow Cooker during the Summer months as much as I should, and really it’s probably a better appliance during the hot months than […]