Street Tacos & Spanish Rice

When we lived in SoCal, we could go to our local grocery stores and buy pre-marinated Carne Asada steaks. There would normally be steaks that are marinated in a citrus or ranchero flavored marinade. It was so easy to just buy them marinated and grill them up! But since we haven’t found this down hereContinue reading “Street Tacos & Spanish Rice”

Slow Cooker Mediterranean Lentil Soup

I have another recipe with lentils! We can’t get enough of them 😂 Lentils are : Cheap, Good for You, and Easy to make! I like to make them at least once a month. For this recipe, I used our Instant Pot, I love it! You can also use a regular slow cooker or crockpot,Continue reading “Slow Cooker Mediterranean Lentil Soup”

Sausage Pasta Bake

There’s just something about Italian food that makes my tummy go, “I want seconds!” Pasta, garlic bread, red sauce, and cheese are my go-to’s. Our daughter loves pasta too, so much that she likes it plain with just a little mozzarella sprinkled on top. I hope one day she’ll appreciate red sauce and want someContinue reading “Sausage Pasta Bake”

White Cake : Box Mix Upgrade!

Making a cake from a box mix is easy! I love how simple it is to make something already pre-mixed, all you add is water, eggs and vegetable oil. To make it MORE yummy, you need to substitute a couple things, but don’t worry, it’s easy! To start off, we have a ton of almondContinue reading “White Cake : Box Mix Upgrade!”

Air Fryer Whole Chicken

This is like a rotisserie chicken, only better! We marinated our chicken for 24 hours before cooking it in our air fryer and it turned out so juicy. I also sprinkled more seasonings on the chicken prior to popping it in the air fryer and it gave the chicken a nice, crispy and flavorful skin.Continue reading “Air Fryer Whole Chicken”

Crockpot Chicken Tacos

I love making Mexican food, especially when I can just put everything in a slow cooker and let it cook and do its magic! For this recipe, I use a whole chicken. I remove the neck and giblets before I add it in the pot. All of the seasonings I put on this chicken makeContinue reading “Crockpot Chicken Tacos”

Salsa Verde, Delicious!

Fresh salsa is the best, it’s the highlight of any trip to our local Mexican restaurant. Since it’s Cinco De Mayo tomorrow, I wanted to make a homemade version of salsa verde and serve it with our dinner. The recipe is simple! I roasted tomatillos and a jalapeño in our air fryer/toaster oven but youContinue reading “Salsa Verde, Delicious!”

Slow Cooker Baked Beans

If you can’t tell, I love beans! Pinto, black, refried, and now I’ll be sharing my baked beans recipe with y’all too 😋 I made this in my slow cooker and used dried Great Northern Beans. I soak the beans overnight prior to popping them in my slow cooker so they can de-gas and startContinue reading “Slow Cooker Baked Beans”

Chocolate Chip Cookies 🍪

Our daughter is a chocolate fiend, loves everything chocolate. Chocolate cake, chocolate donuts, chocolate chips in her pancakes and more. Not to mention she is a Cookie Monster and so is my husband. I’ve hopped on the chocolate bandwagon and I love it all too. When my husband and I were dating, he made chocolateContinue reading “Chocolate Chip Cookies 🍪”

Mongolian Chicken 🐓

Want to make a quick dinner that tastes delicious? Try this out! If you love Chinese take out but prefer to make your own at home, this recipe is perfect. It’s a great starter recipe to open the door to more Asian cuisine. Great thing is that everything is made in under 20 mins. HandsContinue reading “Mongolian Chicken 🐓”