Take-out Tuesday, Taco Lettuce Crunch Wrap

This is a lighter version of the popular Tex-Mex Crunch Wrap Supreme Instead of tortillas, the filling is wrapped in fresh crisp romaine lettuce, cutting some calories and making it a refreshing summer meal Tacos are super popular at my house  I think the common phrase, Taco Tuesday, was born because not only are tacos … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Cinco de Mayo, Olรจ!

  Happy Cinco de Mayo! ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿป     Watermelon Cactus     Make it special with these easy as take-out recipes that you can add to your menu at the last minute         Start off with a fast 4 ingredient Bacon & Corn Guacamole Dip         Or Easy Rotel … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Zucchini & Corn Enchiladas or Creamy Zucchini & Corn Crepes

My family loves enchiladas, and I’m always looking for variations This vegetarian version can be served as a main dish or a side with grilled meat     If you’re not a fan of Tex-Mex, wait!ย  Substitute a white sauce or a creamed soup* for the enchilada sauce for a delightful twist on this comfort … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Tex-Mex Twists

You might be tired of Mexican recipes as it seems everyone has been in the fiesta ๐Ÿ’ƒ mood for weeks But! We love love Tex Mex food at our casa, and in honor of Cinco de Mayo today I wanted to re-share some of my favorites that are a little different than the standard Mexican … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Spanish Enchiladas

This is a twist on traditional Tex-Mex versions of enchiladas I call these Spanish enchiladas because I used the Spanish Manchego cheese and ham instead of the usual chicken or beef and cheddar or Jack There are a lot of vegetables too Corn, tomatoes, celery and green chiles Start by sauteing onion and celery in … Continue reading

Holidays, Cinco de Mayo!

Cinco de Mayo is tomorrow!ย  It’s such a fun and festive way to celebrate Spring and indulge in your favorite Mexican or Tex-Mex dishes Just in case you don’t have anything planned, I rounded up some of my favorite recipes and tabletops to give you some last minute ideas You can probably make a Centerpiece … Continue reading