Smoky Chipotle Salsa

Smoky Chipotle Salsa

If you are looking for a homemade salsa for Cinco de Mayo, I’ve got you covered with this Smoky Chipotle Salsa. It’s super simple to make and even better to eat. Are you going through a cold snap where you live? It’s been in the 40s the past few days with lots of rain and

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Taco Cheeseburgers

Taco Cheeseburgers

Whether it’s a Cinco de Mayo celebration or just a Tuesday night, these Taco Cheeseburgers are the perfect way to celebrate. They are piled high with my favorite Mexican ingredients to create the perfect flavor and texture bomb.  I’ve had this idea rolling around my head for quite some time now and once again, I’m

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Mexican Meatloaf

Mexican Meatloaf

An American classic gets revamped with a spiced up spin. This Mexican Meatloaf is stuffed with queso fresco, pumped full of Mexican spices and slathered in enchilada sauce to create a fun new way to eat a family favorite. It seems like meatloaf is quite a controversial food. People seem to either love it or

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Slow Cooker Chipotle Shredded Beef

Slow cooker chipotle shredded beef is a simple, delicious way to add some spice to your regular dinner routine. Use it in tacos, burrito bowls, quesadillas and more. So I shared my mom’s recipe for banana bread on Monday and today I’m bringing a spin on her famous shredded beef. The lady is known far

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Chorizo Scramble

This is our last week of summer around here. The kids start school on the 15th so it’s back to routines for us. Although we are trying to squeeze in as much summer fun as we can into this week. We plan on hitting the pool, children’s museum and a baseball game for our last

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Cream Cheese Chicken Flautas with Jalapeno Jelly

We love Mexican food and usually have it out about 2 times a month. Seeing that we only eat out about 6 times a month (mostly Sunday’s after church), that’s saying a lot! With a picky 5 year old and wild toddler, it’s hard to find places that everyone will like and that we can

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Cilantro Chipotle Compound Butter

Who loves butter? This girl does. Whether it’s spread on bread, baked in cookies or dolloped on veggies it’s kind of the king of all condiments. Am I right? But sometimes butter can get boring. So let me introduce you to the spectacular world of compound butters. Basically, a compound butter is softened butter mixed

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Cinco de Mayo Taco Tuesday Party

Cinco de Mayo falls on Tuesday this year…coincidence? I think not. It would be a travesty not to participate in Taco Tuesday this week. So to help you out, I searched around the internets for some of the most delicious looking tacos that will totally do the holiday justice. I hope one, or more, of these

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Roasted Garlic and Bacon Guacamole

I absolutely love magazines but rarely buy them but when I saw this one last week I just couldn’t resist. Yikes…not good for the whole diet thing. Seriously, 108 bacon recipes! That’s just crazy talk. This guac recipe is not from the magazine but can you tell I had bacon on my mind? I whipped up a

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