Chicken Chalupas

Chicken Chalupas   My kids love making and eatings these chalupas with me. We normally make enchiladas with corn tortillas so these are a little different since they are made with flour tortillas! They are a crowd favorite and can be easily doubled or tripled to feed a crowd!   6-8 chicken breasts, boiled and diced or shredded 8 ounces cream cheese 1 2.25 oz small can diced black olives 1 10.5 oz can cream of chicken soup 1 4 oz small diced green chiles 1 dozen flour tortillas shredded cheese   Boil and dice the chicken and set aside. …

Oven Baked Tacos

Oven Baked Tacos Happy Taco Tuesday!! These tacos are a new twist on your regular crunchy taco they are baked and they are delicious I am pretty sure that this is the first time I have shared a taco recipe on Tuesday haha but here it is! A few months ago I did a poll on my Instagram with what everyone’s go-to meals were. About 70% of the people said tacos! And then a few of them said they love making oven baked tacos! I personally had never made them but ever since then I have made them multiple times! …

My Famous Chicken Tacos with a secret sauce

My Famous Chicken Tacos with a Secret Sauce Most chicken tacos that I eat are shredded chicken tacos. These tacos are breaded and baked to perfection. Topped with a secret sauce that takes tacos to a whole new level! My oldest son Crew is my ultimate taste tester. He gives me honest and straight forward critic. Sometimes after I spend time and money making a meal it is not what I want to hear…of course that is only when he lets me know that “he’s had better” or “thats not my favorite” and I am not going to lie. Sometimes …

The BEST Crockpot Green Chile Burritos

The BEST Crockpot Green Chile Burritos Are you looking for the ultimate green chile burrito? Look no further! This recipe has been used for many family gatherings, on family trips, and for lots of weeknight dinners! It makes a ton so if I either like to bring another family or two dinner when I make it or I put the rest in a ziplock bag and freeze it to use it as a freezer meal! Ingredients 3 1/2-4 lb beef roast 2 to 3 lb pork roast (not chops with bones; big bone is ok) 1 large onion, diced 2 …

Cheesy Taco Pasta

Cheesy Taco Pasta

Every Sunday night my mom cooks our family dinner. She always goes way above and beyond and has way too much food for the 20 of us. Yes 20 of us eat dinner together every Sunday and yes she cooks enough food for 20 and always has extras. My parents decided this year to buy a cow! They halved it will a friend of theirs and when it got to the right size they had it butchered and cut into lean delicious meat. We had our first taste of ground beef from their cow the past Sunday and boy was …

Turkey Fajita Lettuce Wraps

Turkey Fajita Lettuce Wraps

Happy New Year!!! A healthier lifestyle seems to always be a New Years resolution every year for myself and I believe most of you out there! In my opinion the best way to start is small steps! With meals that you know you already enjoy with a healthier spin on it! So after I did my turkey breast prep by cooking it in a slow cooker and slicing it I decided to make one of my families favorite dinners! Fajitas! Except I used turkey as the main source of protein to lower the fat and cholesterol  content and up the …

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Dip

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Dip

I am a sucker for dips. If I am at a party or going to a party the first thing that I do is head straight for the dips. I fill my plate with dip and chips and then hit up everything else after that. This dip is also a slow cooker recipe which makes it even better in my opinion. My family and I enjoyed this on Sunday while my husband and boys watched football. But with upcoming holidays this would be the perfect unique dip recipe for any family gathering or holiday party. It is more unique then …

Creamy Bean Dip

Creamy Bean Dip

Football season has started and I am always looking for fun new recipes to enjoy during the game while the men watch football. Ill be completely honest I really don’t mind watching football with my husband, dad, or brothers. I grew up playing sports and have had a love for them my entire life. I usually understand what is going on while watching or playing different sports. With that being said I love any type of fun appetizer food. I love ordering appetizer when I am out to eat even though I am pretty sure that my husband always looks …

Copycat Chipotle Chicken Burrito Bowl

Copycat Chipotle Chicken Burrito Bowl

Arizona is known for some pretty amazing Mexican food. The kind of Mexican food that is not always the healthiest. It usually contains a certain amount of grease but all in all it is still delicious. When I think about Chipotle I think about the healthy Mexican food that is is. This recipe is something yummy and a little lighter then the normal Mexican meal.  Copycat Chipotle Chicken Burrito Bowl 7 ounce can chipotle peppers in adobo sauce2 tablespoons ancho chili pepper powderSmall red onion, coarsely chopped3 cloves of garlic1 teaspoon cumin1 teaspoon oregano, dried1 tablespoon salt1 teaspoon pepper1/2 cup …

Mexican Steak Rub and Guacamole

Mexican Steak Rub and Guacamole

My husband is the main griller in our home. And before I had my Sous Vide Supreme grilling is the only way that we would cook steak. But ever since I received my Sous Vide I have ended up cooking our steaks in my supreme more than our girl! It is so easy to use and makes your steak guaranteed to be cooked perfectly!  Mexican Steak Rub 4 Tablespoons butter, softened 1 garlic clove, minced 1/4 teaspoon finely grated lime zest 1 Tablespoon fresh lime juice 1 Teaspoon kosher salt 1 1/2 teaspoons sweet paprika 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cumin 1 …