Easy Chicken Pozole Soup

Easy Chicken Pozole Soup

Pozole, which means hominy, is an amazing soup from Mexico. Pronounced pa-sol-eh. This is not an authentic recipe, but rather my version of an easy homemade pozole. I’m not Mexican, but I love the flavors of Mexican foods so much and I love soup so I had been wanting to make this for quite some time. I have seen pozole made on cooking shows over the years and it always … Continue Reading →
Tropical Mango Guacamole Recipe

Tropical Mango Guacamole Recipe

  If you have never made homemade guacamole, don’t worry. I promise you it is not hard to do! It just requires a bit of chopping and such on your part and you will be amazed at the flavor you get. Today I’m sharing a recipe for Tropical Mango Guacamole which you can eat with tortilla chips or use to top fish, chicken, or pork, it is also a great … Continue Reading →
Cinco de Mayo Recipes

Cinco de Mayo Recipes

Celebrate a Sweet Cinco de Mayo (Family Features) Cinco de Mayo is, officially, a holiday celebrating Mexico’s victory over France in the 1862 Battle of Puebla. In the U.S., where it is actually celebrated with more gusto than in its native country, the holiday has become a celebration of Mexican heritage and culture. The holiday also provides a great excuse to make irresistible Mexican-inspired recipes for entertaining and, of course, … Continue Reading →
National Tortilla Chip Day February 24

National Tortilla Chip Day February 24

National Tortilla Chip day is February 24th and what a fun holiday to celebrate! I love tortilla chips myself and know most of you do as well. Did you know you can make your own tortilla chips in the oven at home also? It is super simple! Homemade Baked Tortilla Chips You will need corn tortillas, you can make those or buy them pre-made. The great thing is that you … Continue Reading →
Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

Tonight’s dinner was one of the best tasting soups I have ever made, Chicken Tortilla Soup! YUM YUM YUM! The original recipe I saw on Sara Moulton’s Weeknight Meals show on PBS for Charred Tomato, Chicken and Tortilla Soup. I adjusted it a bit, of course, but wow was this good! If you have never watched her show, you should. I have tried many of her recipes and love them … Continue Reading →
Salsa Verde Chicken and Rice One Skillet Dinner

Salsa Verde Chicken and Rice One Skillet Dinner

Since I am without any back teeth right now during all my dental work I need soft foods to eat. Last night I tried to make up something new, Salsa Verde Chicken and Rice. This was super easy to make and all in one skillet in less than 30 minutes. Hubby and I like different spice levels, I prefer hotter, he prefers milder, but this was just right for both … Continue Reading →
Mexican Martini

Mexican Martini

Today is National Tequila Day! Let’s celebrate by combing two classic drinks, the margarita and the martini for this week’s cocktail recipe. The Mexican martini was born in the late 70’s when a bartender at Cedar Door Restaurant in Austin, was served a margarita in a martini glass on a trip to Mexico. She returned to Texas raving about the drink, and Cedar Door created its own version, adding in … Continue Reading →
Homemade Breakfast Burritos – Quick Freezer to Microwave Meal

Homemade Breakfast Burritos – Quick Freezer to Microwave Meal

Hubby likes to eat breakfast, but not when he first wakes up. He prefers to get to work and relax a few minutes with something to eat and a cup of coffee before the work day starts. Instead of him stopping at fast food places to buy breakfast I decided to try making some homemade breakfast burritos. These are meant to make ahead, freeze, and then take out one by … Continue Reading →
Hatch Green Chile Salsa Recipes and Giveaway

Hatch Green Chile Salsa Recipes and Giveaway

The folks at My Brother’s Salsa are back with another seasonal specialty salsa, Hatch Green Chile Salsa. I have not yet tried this one but it sounds so delicious! Green chiles from the Hatch region of New Mexico are blended with sweet tomatoes, a splash of key lime and pinch of blue agave for an authentic taste straight from the American Southwest. Available August and September. It is also all … Continue Reading →
Margarita Chicken Recipe

Margarita Chicken Recipe

Here is a super easy and super delicious recipe for Margarita Chicken. I served this with green beans that I added cilantro and garlic to and some corn on the cob with lime and cumin. It was a huge hit with both Hubby and I. Had I known it was going to be so good I would have taken more pictures. Next time I make it I will do more … Continue Reading →