Tag: mexican

Verde Chicken Chili

Verde Chicken Chili

Fall is in the air.  Which means football, leaves changing, pumpkin everything and soups, chilis and stews.  Last weekend I was craving a good chili but wanted some meat in it.  I have made white chicken chilis before but wasn’t really wanting that.  Recently I […]

Mexican Mac & Cheese

Mexican Mac & Cheese

On a ninety degree sunny day what is the first thing that comes to mind to cook?  Mac and cheese!  No?  Just me?  Ok not really but it was Father’s Day and the day was all about making my husband things HE liked which is […]

meatless monday: enchilada stuffed spaghetti squash

meatless monday: enchilada stuffed spaghetti squash

  My husband recently started a new workout program and is strictly following the meal plan that goes with it.  Which is making it harder for me to put together meals.  The real challenge is when I want to cook vegetarian.  He is allowed lots […]

meatless mondays: black bean and spinach enchiladas

meatless mondays: black bean and spinach enchiladas

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]fter the Holidays finally ended all we wanted was a home-cooked meal that was on the healthier side.  We had Monday off so I knew I would have a little more time to spend on dinner if I wanted.  Sometimes we do “Meatless Mondays” at […]

meatless mondays: queso black bean and veggie skillet

meatless mondays: queso black bean and veggie skillet

[dropcap]O[/dropcap]ne of my husband’s favorite snack in the world is queso.  Every time we go down south to Texas where he is from he always stops to get a container of the stuff he likes at Whole Foods that we don’t have in Michigan.  Over […]

summertime…..(enchilada) soup?

summertime…..(enchilada) soup?

On a day it’s 90 degrees out and you are planning your dinner for the night what is the first thing that comes to your mind?  I bet it’s not soup.  But for me since I could eat it every day it was what came […]

veggie mexican night: veggie enchiladas

veggie mexican night: veggie enchiladas

My husband is from the south.  He LOVES spicy food and loves southwest/Mexican inspired meals.  We were talking the other night about he could eat Mexican every night.  I told him I could too IF it had a lot of vegetables.  If you go to […]

mexican inspired mac

mexican inspired mac

[dropcap]S[/dropcap]o if you have been following my previous recipes you probably think I am some health nut that is borderline vegetarian.  You aren’t far off base on that.  Before I met my husband there would be weeks that would go by and I honestly couldn’t […]

veggie burrito bowl

veggie burrito bowl

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]f you read the “about me” section you will already know I am a super picky meat eater. It’s not that I don’t EAT meat and I’m a vegetarian it’s that I am very selective. Lunch meat grosses me out. I don’t care if it’s […]