Category: dinner

dinner

Teriyaki Chicken Kabobs…with homemade Teriyaki Sauce

I need some easy dinners in my life right about now! With 2 little ones at home, sometimes it can be hard to get dinner on the table at a decent time. It’s also my passion to feed my family healthy meals that I can make from scratch with whole, fresh foods!  This homemade teriyaki …

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Crispy Baked Chicken with Cilantro-Lime Jalapeño Butter

  I made this cilantro-lime jalapeño butter last summer to drown my roasted corn in.  Corn on the cob, right off the grill, and dipped in this butter…I’m drooling just thinking about it! About 8 months later, and I’m just getting around to making it again.  Not exactly sure why it took me so long, …

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Lettuce Wrapped Tacos – eat healthier tonight!

  So, we are trying really hard to eat super healthy on the weekdays so we can splurge a little on the weekends. This plan just works out so much better for us…because we really like to eat pizza and drink wine on the weekends. I mean, who doesn’t?? We are also trying to eat …

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Homemade Fresh Pico De Gallo

Looking for the perfect sidekick to your Mexican dinners? Well, look no further. This pico de gallo is so fresh and flavorful and we are pretty ape for anything Mexican around our house. 🙂  Sometimes we will add some chopped avocado to this pico, and trust me, that brings it to a whole new level! This …

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Spicy Chicken Tortilla Soup

Soup for dinner.  It’s that time of year.  There’s just something cozy about a warm bowl of soup.  This is my go to recipe for tortilla soup and its very versatile…you can really put almost anything in it and it will taste amazing.  Everything could even be dumped into a crockpot in the morning and …

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Pulled Pork Tacos with Homemade Salsa

We are starting a new tradition in our house…Taco Tuesday!  Hey, why not?!  We all love Mexican food and my husband comes home pretty happy when he’s got homemade tacos and homemade salsa waiting for him.  And, forget the old saying about momma being happy…cause if daddy is happy, then everyone is happy!! And I …

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Crispy Smashed Potatoes with Avocado Cilantro Lime Drizzle

Need a perfect sidekick for your juicy steak or pork tenderloin?  These crispy potatoes are perfect!  They get crispy on the bottom and are nice and soft in the center.  They were a huge hit at our house, even with the kiddos.  Oh, and they were great the next day, also!   They are super …