Category Archives: Mexican

Mexican Baked Eggs

Date: 3/31/2012 Recipe: http://www.closetcooking.com/2011/09/mexican-baked-eggs.html Modifications: I only used one jalapeno and just realized that I forgot the oregano. It also seemed to take longer than 5-8 minutes for our eggs to cook, more like 15 minutes, however the yolks were far … Continue reading

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Mexican Lasagna

Date: 3/20/2012 Recipe: 1/2 lb of ground turkey 1 28oz can of crushed tomatoes 1 14 oz can of black beans 1 14oz can of kidney beans 1 14oz can of pinto beans 1 diced sweet potato 1/2 packets of taco … Continue reading

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Tortilla and Black Bean Pie

Date: 1/17/2012 Recipe: http://www.marthastewart.com/336692/tortilla-and-black-bean-pie (I also made this before WAY back in the day right after I’d started my blog) Modifications: Used whole wheat tortillas – and the ones we got (Mission 100% whole wheat “soft taco”) were EXACTLY the perfect size … Continue reading

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Homemade salsa

Date: 9/4/2011 Recipe: The recipe we used was modified from a recipe that Brian sent us: Original recipe: 1 ice cream pail of tomatoes, blanched and peeled 3 medium onions, chopped 3 green bell peppers, chopped 1/2 cup lemon juice … Continue reading

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Spinach & black bean enchiladas

Date: August 18th, 2011 Recipe: http://ellysaysopa.com/2011/03/07/meatless-monday-chipotle-and-tomatillo-sauced-black-bean-enchiladas/ Modifications: I doubled the amount of cream cheese because we had half of a package left and I wanted to use the whole thing up. Time to table: 75 minutes Servings: 4 adult dinner, 2 … Continue reading

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Creamy chicken taquitos

Date: July 12th, 2011 Taquitos recipe: http://annies-eats.net/2011/04/27/creamy-chicken-taquitos/ Refried black beans recipe: 1/2 onion, diced 1 garlic clove, diced 1 T chopped cilantro 1 can black beans 2 T butter 1/4 cup water 1 cup shredded cheese Melt the butter in a … Continue reading

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Mexican Pizza

Date: June 21, 2011 Recipe: http://annies-eats.net/2010/12/09/mexican-pizza/ Modifications: None Time to table: About 15 minutes for the pizza dough, and 30 minutes to prep the pizza Servings: 3 adults, 1 toddler Ben: Like Erin: Like Annie: Like, although the crust was a … Continue reading

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Spinach and Cheese Quesadilla

Date: May 11, 2011 Recipe: 2 whole wheat tortillas Very large handful spinach (fills a 10” skillet when fresh) 1/2 cup shredded cheese Olive Oil 1 clove garlic Add 1 Tablespoon olive oil to pan, heat up for about 30 … Continue reading

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Softshell tacos

Date: 5/5/2011 Recipe: 1.5 lbs of ground beef 1/2 tomato, diced 1/2 onion, diced 1 cup chopped lettuce 2 cups shredded cheese Sour cream 6-8 tortillas Brown the ground beef and drain the fat. Add the taco seasoning and 1 … Continue reading

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