Crockpot Pinto Beans & Mexican Brown Rice

Making pinto beans in my crockpot is so easy! Pretty much just dump everything in and let it slow cook all day. This time (and some other times too) I forgot to soak my beans overnight. I did a quick soak method on my stovetop and the beans still turned out great. So if you’reContinue reading “Crockpot Pinto Beans & Mexican Brown Rice”

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”

Easy Nachos 😋

Making easy meals during a busy week that taste really good, are my jam! We like to keep a couple pounds of ground beef in our freezer, and it’s nice to have them in a pinch when I want to make something fast. I defrost the ground beef in the microwave or in the fridgeContinue reading “Easy Nachos 😋”

The Best Enchiladas!

Now I know what you’re thinking, how could my enchiladas be the best? I think once you make this recipe, you’ll think, “Wow, they really are!” This recipe calls for ground beef, but you can also use ground turkey. The trick to get your ground beef extra tender and not dried out when you cookContinue reading “The Best Enchiladas!”

Instant Pot Short Rib Pot Roast

I have never made short ribs before, I didn’t even know what they were until I saw a recipe for them in my Pioneer Woman cookbook. The dish looked savory in the pictures and I wanted to try something new, so I figured I might as well dive right in! I picked out the shortContinue reading “Instant Pot Short Rib Pot Roast”