Albondigas (Mexican Meatball Soup)

Another soup recipe..I know what your thinking?  Is this all this chick can make?  I assure you I have skills.  I just really adore soup.  It has everything in one pot, woohoo,  less cleaning!!!  You can vary recipes, learn new techniques, and cultures, and I find it amazing when you consider how culturally different we…

Mexican Chiles Rellenos with Spicy Rojo Sauce

I have said it a million times, and I will say it a million more…I absolutely love Mexican food!  I love everything about it, the tastes, the complexity of the flavors and the simplicity of it all at the same time.  Now I am saying the simplicity in making the ingredients meld together to create…

Pollo Blanco Chili

So I was with friends from high school having dinner last week, and one of my dear friends asked for some healthy recipes, that follow a heart healthy protocol.  This dish definitely does just that.  This is a simple and tasty chili that is more like a soup.  I always have chicken cooked and ready…

Mexican Inspired Chicken Mole

I had planned to “drop this recipe” before Cinco de Mayo.  But as the saying goes, “Life is what happens when you are busy making other plans,” and life, happened. None the less, you can enjoy this recipe year round and I will tell you this, one of the easiest ways to amp up your…

Cheeseburger Stuffed Burritos

This is the ultimate burger experience in my opinion.  It’s a mashed up version of two glorious eatables, the cheeseburger and the burrito.  I love to keep this simple but truly anything goes.  I like making this as a ground beef cheeseburger because I think it is a better taste experience.  If you are going…

Hellacious Pico de Gallo

I love spicy food.  Spicy Mexican fare all the better.  There is something so sexy to me about pico de gallo, I can’t tell you what it is about the combination but I love it.  There is a small deli by my house that we have been frequenting for the last 18 years and we…

Cheesy Shredded Chicken Enchiladas

The other day I posted my recipe for Mexican Shredded Chicken.    With that shredded chicken I made some cheesy delicious shredded enchiladas.  Using the leftover shredded chicken is boss in this recipe, it works perfect!  I used a batch of my homemade enchilada sauce for this and store-bought low carb wheat tortillas to make this magical. …

Mexican Shredded Chicken

Mexican food is one of my “favoritest” things in the world.  I love everything about it, the spices, the sauces, the meats and cheeses.  Our family has some version of Mexican once or twice a week.  I love to make shredded chicken, and keep it on hand for the week.  If I can’t decide what…

Easy Rojo Pork Posole

It is a chilly day here in New Jersey. Winter is definitely here. I love making soup when the weather gets cold, it is a comforting end nurturing way for me to take care of my family. Pork Posole is a Mexican pork stew that is traditionally made with ancho or poblano chilis, in a…

Beef Street Tacos with Homemade Flour Tortillas

I have been in love with tacos since I first made them in my 5th grade Home Economics class at Minue School.  Since that time I have come to adore Mexican food.  I know I have told you all this before, but it bears repeating because, well this is my blog and I said so dammit! …