35 Mexican Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Over the last couple of weeks, we have been sharing Mexican Recipes. These recipes are not only family favorites but also budget friendly. We have pulled together 35 Mexican Recipes for Cinco de Mayo for you to choose from including Main Dishes, Snacks, Sides, Desserts, Drinks and Basic Recipes to have on hand! In case […]

Wild Mushroom Quesadillas

Quesadillas are a favorite in our house, but up until now we have only fixed the traditional chicken or cheese quesadillas. I’m a mushroom lover, so when we spotted this recipe for Wild Mushroom Quesadillas, I thought it would be delicious, a perfect meatless meal and also fit in perfectly with our Mexican Recipes that […]

Mexican Basics: Red Rice

We have a little confession…we often buy the boxes of flavored rice to serve as a side dish. I’m not really sure why, because making it from scratch doesn’t take long at all. The only thing I can think of is that we never had a really good recipe to use. Well, now all that […]

Mexican Basics: Pico de gallo

Having good basic recipes can be like gold to a home cook. We continue our Mexican Basics series today with Pico de gallo; uncooked, fresh salsa. Just like the Classic Guacamole, I’m sure there are a number of recipes for Pico de gallo. In fact, many cooks often just toss in a pinch of this […]

Mexican Basics: Classic Guacamole

As most families, Mexican food is not only one of our favorites, it’s also one of the most pocket friendly meals you can serve. Whether you like spicy food or not {like me}, most Mexican recipes are bursting with flavor. All this week we will be sharing Mexican Basics, beginning today with Classic Guacamole. The crazy […]

Grilled Peppers and Onions with Crispy Potatoes

Occasionally you come across a recipe that blends simplicity, flavor and value into one incredibly tasty dish. While guests at the ALDI test kitchen recently we were able to try some of the recipes their chefs have developed using the same products we can buy everyday at our local store. For lunch they had a […]

Halloween Food: Scarecrow Tostadas

For many, many years on Halloween night, I made a special dinner with a Jack-o’-Lantern Meatloaf, Mummy Mashed Potatoes, and more. When we were deciding what Halloween recipes we wanted to share, we knew we wanted kid friendly and nothing too gross. After all, the gross food rarely gets eaten anyway. The Scarecrow Tostadas are […]

Quick and Easy Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas

Quick. Easy. Simple. All of these only begin to describe these Enchiladas made with the help of Progresso Soup. One word comes the closest, delicious. I’ve not made a meal this easy in quite awhile and I was excited with the results when I was finished with these Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas. This quick weeknight meal gets […]

15 Minute Taco Soup and Weekly Menu Plan

Happy Monday my friends! Hope you enjoyed your weekend! We had a chance to pick some apples, it was a bit chilly, but a beautifully sunny day. Happy Anniversary to my wonderful husband! It’s been a great 24 years! One of our favorite recipes to warm us up during the Fall and Winter is Taco […]

12 Favorite Mexican Recipes

Wednesday is typically Mexican Dinner Night at our house, so we thought it would be fun to pull together some our favorite Mexican recipes and a few that we spotted around blogland and have added to our must try list! Whether you enjoy a traditional burrito or maybe comfort food like Campanelle, we have just the […]

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