Mexican

Chicken And Quinoa Stuffed Poblanos With Avocado Cream

January 29, 2013
quinoa poblanos

Last year, my “Fake-Out Shrimp Fried Rice” landed me a spot on the Dr Oz show.  I made a fake fried rice dish using quinoa and shrimp along with lots of veggies. Since then I have incorporated quinoa into lots of our dinners. Quinoa (pronounced keen-wah) is a great ingredient to have in your diet.  […]

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Easy Guacamole

December 3, 2011

I was never a picky eater however there were certain things I didn’t eat until I was a young adult. Things such as blue cheese, sushi and avocados were way too sophisticated for my taste buds back then. When I was about 20 years old and working in a Mexican restaurant, I took the plunge. The […]

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Mexican Rice Salad

September 28, 2011

Back in college I was a waitress at a Mexican restaurant. The best part about this place was that you could get good cheap food, bottomless bowls of free chips and giant $2 margaritas. What more could you want for dinner at 21 years old? They also had giant house salads for only $2.50. I remember my roommates coming to visit […]

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Tortilla Land Shrimp Fajitas

July 7, 2011

Last week I received a package from Tortilla Land. It came at 9am in the morning. By 9:15, my kids were eating the best cheese quesadillas they ever had! I was sent a box of three large packages of tortillas along with some recipes that can also be found on their website by clicking HERE. […]

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