27 June, 2017

Have It Your Way… Taco Salad

Have It Your Way… Taco Salad
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Hot days filled with lots of summer activities, and warm nights begging for an easy dinner – what do you do? Taco salad is a quick meal and enjoyed by all members of the family because they can add their own favorite ingredients.  Sauté ground beef, turkey, or chicken. Add taco seasoning and beans (pinto,
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24 May, 2017

Bowl Me Over With These Pinto Beans

Bowl Me Over With These Pinto Beans
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  In Southern California, where I spent the majority of my life (about an hour and a half from the Mexican border) Mexican foods and restaurants were plentiful. I grew to appreciate many of the traditional Mexican dishes.  One thing I never attempted to make from scratch (until  recently) is pinto beans. I became brave
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11 February, 2017

NotCho Average Nachos

NotCho Average Nachos
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Lately I’ve been craving Mexican food. I don’t understand it. I’m waaaayyy too old to be having pregnancy cravings and haven’t even been around anyone pregnant to have sympathy cravings (something my hubby had often back in the day).  We stopped in to a Mexican restaurant for lunch and even that didn’t stave them off.
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