Cinco de Mayo

Mexican Style Stuffed Peppers – a Spicy Dinner Time Recipe

Mexican style stuffed peppers #TexasPete #SaborbyTexasPete #ad

Thank you  ¡Sabor! by Texas Pete® Mexican-Style Hot Sauce for sponsoring this post.  #TexasPete #SaborbyTexasPete  It’s time for some Mexican style stuffed peppers! Liven up the Taste Buds with these Mexican Style Stuffed Peppers. My husband and I often eat out at our favorite Mexican restaurant.  When we do, you can guarantee that at least one of…

Mango Salsa and Homemade Tortilla Chips

Mango salsa

Looking for an easy party appetizer? Try this recipe for mango salsa and homemade tortilla chips. Summer is getting closer and that means that grilling season and get togethers are right around the corner. If you are looking for a tasty appetizer to start off your next BBQ, you can’t go past this recipe for…

Cinco de Mayo Progressive Dinner Party

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a progressive dinner party

Liven up your Cinco de Mayo progressive dinner party with these delicious Recipes. One of my favorite things to do with my fiends when we entertain is to have a progressive dinner party.  We go from one house to the next, with each friend contributing something to the dinner party menu. My blogging friends and…

Bacon Wrapped Chicken Appetizers

Spicy bacon wrapped chicken appetizer

Liven up your party table with some Spicy bacon wrapped chicken appetizers. My husband is a heat freak.  He loves really spicy foods of all types and there is not a hot sauce that he doesn’t think belongs in any recipe.  Me…not so much.  I like a bit of heat but not as much as he does.  So,…

Bacon Jalapeño Cheese Bread

Bacon jalapeno cheese bread

Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. The opinions and text are all mine. It’s time for some bacon jalapeno cheese bread, folks! This bacon jalapeño cheese bread makes the perfect choice to serve with hearty stews, as a breakfast bread or with a hot bowl of soup. My husband loves…

Effortless Meals – Easy Chicken Fajitas

Easy chicken fajitas

Effortless Meals! These easy chicken fajitas make back to school mealtime a breeze. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EffortlessMeals #CollectiveBias This is such a busy time of the year.  The summer is over, kids are heading back to school and there don’t seem…

Classic Tequila Margarita Recipe with Lime

It's cocktail hour. Try my classic margarita

Printable recipe – Classic Tequila Margarita A Classic tequila margarita is my favorite drink when I go out. One would think it would be the same from restaurant to restaurant but this is definitely not the case.   I once got one in a Chinese restaurant in Australia and they used a sweet limeaid to flavor…

Mexican Chili Dip – A Crowd Pleaser

Super easy four layer Mexican dip. Ready in a flash and a big crowd pleaser!

Take this Mexican Chili Dip to your Next pot luck party This Mexican Chili dip could not be easier to make.  It is one of my favorite “go to” recipes when I am invited to a pot luck party.  The bowl is empty before the party even gets going.  It is that delicious! I got…

Savory Hearty White Bean Chili

Slow Cooker White Bean chili

We love chili at our house.  It does not matter if it is warm or cold outside, a big helping bowl of chili always hits the spot. This recipe can be made with ground beef, or for a really white chili look, and less calories, use ground turkey or chicken. All three work well.  I…

Easy Chicken Enchiladas

Easy Chicken Enchiladas

I’m in the mood for Mexican tonight.  Well, I am in the mood for Mexican every night, but tonight I am doing something about the yen. Mexican food is so rich and delicious.  I love cooking it because I can adjust the spice exactly the way I want it, instead of letting a cook in…

Taco Salad in Edible Tostada Bowls

Delicious taco salad in tosdada bowls

Years ago, I went out for lunch with some teaching friends of mine.  One of the items on the menu was a taco salad. Believe it or not, I had never heard of this delightful concoction.  Ever since then, when I eat Mexican, I often choose this as my order. I love the taste of…

Best Taco Recipes

Round up of 10 Fabulous Taco recipes

Step outside the box with one of these Taco recipes Tacos are a popular Mexican recipe.  Who can resist the traditional hard taco shell filled with ground beef and your favorite toppings?  It is one of my favorites. Here are a few other taco recipes that take the traditional taco to a new level.  The…

Make Your Own Taco Seasoning

Make your Own Taco Seasoning.

Printable Recipe – DIY Taco Seasoning Have you looked at the ingredients in a package of store bought taco seasoning mix?  Ugh…all those chemicals!  Why not make your own with a similar mix of spices and none of the bad stuff. This recipe is so easy.  Just measure out the spices, combine them in a…

Mexican Chori Pollo Recipe

Mexican Chori Pollo Recipe

Printable recipe – Mexican Chori Pollo This recipe for Chori Pollo combines chicken with chorizo sausage meat for a tasty Mexican meal.    It is a staple dish of many Mexican restaurants. I’m not fond of overly spicy Mexican food, and this recipe has just the right touch of spice and savory to suit me. For…

Black bean Salsa with Corn and Tomatoes

Black bean salsa with corn and onion

Black Bean Salsa Printable recipe We have tacos and burritos a lot at my house.   Most of the time, we use traditional toppings and sides. This black bean salsa is a nice change from the regular bottled salsa and is much more hearty. I also love to make my own salsa. There are dozens of…

Margarita steaks with cilantro and Lime

margarita steaks

Cook up these Margarita steaks for your next BBQ. Even though Labor day has come and gone, you can still grill. We do it most weekends here in NC, all year long. These Margarita steaks will be perfect for the barbeque. My husband is the grill master at our house, but he counts on me…