Cinco de Mayo

Gluten Free Mexican Chori Pollo

Chorizo pollo recipe

It’s time for one of my favorite international dishes – Mexican Chori Pollo.  This recipe is full of bold flavors, topped with cheese and baked in the oven for one amazing meal. If you eat at Mexican restaurants often, you will likely have seen Chori Pollo offered as a choice.  The dish is similar to…

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

One of my favorite cocktail recipes is a Classic tequila margarita.  It is one that I choose just about every time that 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…

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 this hearty white bean chili always hits the spot. It is my latest addition to my crock pot recipes collection and my family just loved it. This recipe can be made with ground…

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…

Pollo A La Crema Recipe – Mexican Delight

Pollo a la crema recipe

This Mexican inspired recipe for Pollo a la Crema features chicken breasts in a cream sauce with mushrooms and sauteed green peppers.  Serve it with warm tortillas and a side of re fried beans and Mexican rice and you will have one of your favorite Mexican restaurant meals at home! Making Pollo A La Crema…

Mexican Chori Pollo Recipe

Mexican Chori Pollo Recipe

One of my favorite meal choices when we go to our favorite Mexican restaurant is Chori Pollo. The delicious dish has layers of cooked chicken with chorizo sausage and caramelized onions, all topped with cheese for one tasty meal. This is the prefect dish to serve for Cinco de Mayo! Chorizo is a Spanish pork…

Black bean Salsa with Corn and Tomatoes

Black bean salsa with corn and onion

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. Black Bean Salsa Printable recipe I also love to make my own salsa. There are dozens of…

Margarita steaks with cilantro and Lime

margarita steaks

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. Cook up these Margarita steaks for your next BBQ. My husband is the grill master at our house, but he counts on me…