Tag: healthy

9 Scrumptious (& Easy) Stuffed Pepper Recipes

9 Scrumptious (& Easy) Stuffed Pepper Recipes

Stuffed bell peppers is one of our go-to family favorite meals. I would say it is in the top 10 of most requested recipes around here…even the girls love it. It’s comfort food at its best and now that Fall is officially here…comfort food is […]

Easy Tex-Mex Chicken & Rice Casserole

Easy Tex-Mex Chicken & Rice Casserole

Goodbye sweltering Texas Summer days and hello Fall!! As soon as there is a hint of cooler weather my mind goes straight to my favorite comfort food recipes. Easy Tex-Mex Chicken & Rice Casserole is my new go to chicken and rice casserole and a […]

Slow Simmered Pinto Beans

Slow Simmered Pinto Beans

Pinto beans are a staple food in Texas, especially here down south. They are hearty, filling, good for you and super cheap! That being said, it seems like everyone has their own special recipe…or at least their own opinion when it comes to their preferred […]

Red Pepper & Caramelized Onion Frittata

Red Pepper & Caramelized Onion Frittata

I have to admit, I am a frittata fanatic.  The Cowboy…not so much.  The texture of baked eggs is just not his thing but, I believe in my heart of hearts, that this frittata could forever change his mind.  I know it’s just eggs and […]

30 Minute Chicken Ranchero

30 Minute Chicken Ranchero

Chicken Ranchero was inspired by a trip down to South Texas for a family graduation.  After the event we all went out to eat to the only real restaurant in town which was a hopping Mexican food joint.  It was so crowded that we had […]

So, I have Celiac Disease.  Now what?

So, I have Celiac Disease. Now what?

Yep, I have Celiac Disease. I was diagnosed only a few months ago, even though I had a feeling for years that this could be the answer to all of my off the wall health problems.  I have always known that my odd problems all […]

Authentic & Simple Texas Guacamole

Authentic & Simple Texas Guacamole

Like most Texans, I have definite opinions about how certain foods should be.  Guacamole is one of them.  It is one of my favorite things…I could (and have) eaten it by the spoonful.  A fresh warm corn tortilla wrapped around authentic and simple Texas Guacamole…heaven. […]