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Author: kathleen

Honey Lime Chicken Enchiladas

Are you looking for something completely delicious to add in to your dinner rotation?  Well, let me introduce you to my new Fav!!! Honey Lime Chicken Enchiladas.  I know!  The name alone sends visions of deliciousness running through your mind, doesn’t it? This recipe uses an already roasted rotisserie chicken from market or, in my case, from Costco so cooking time is cut down a little. Yay. Also since the rotisserie chickens from Costco are gianormous, I used all the dark meat and roughly 1 1/4 of the breasts. I thought it was a great ratio of  chicken to cheese....

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Southwest Salad

This is a delicious, I mean, really delicious salad.  It’s made from very simple, humble ingredients that are all easily accessible. Who doesn’t love that? Nothing too expensive or exotic that you have to run all over town hunting for.  A few simple ingredients that come together in a really delicious way. This is the first salad that I ever made that had my kids licking their plates and asking for seconds.  Yes, you heard me correctly, they asked for seconds of salad.  Now, that made me one happy mommy!  Veggies in my kids bellies….that they liked….that they requested!?!  Serious, WOW...

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Lemon and Garlic Pasta

Oh man this is one delicious pasta!  I can’t even begin to tell you how quickly this pasta is gobbled up when it’s served at my house. It has everything going for it. Carbs, olive oil, lemon and garlic.  I mean YUMMMM!  Serious…YUM! I’m not sure where this recipe originated from.  It came to my table via my dear friend Craig. This is even more delish if you make the sauce ahead of time (a couple hours) and just let it sit covered at room temp.  More Pasta’s Like This! Creamy Artichoke and Creamy Pasta – Refreshing light sauce...

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Taco Pasta

Here’s a delicious pasta sure to become a new family hit at your house! It has a secret ingredient in it that ensures success. Cream Cheese! Who wouldn’t like pasta and tacos combined? Add the secret ingredient and it’s dinner time magic!!! After trying this recipe, it immediately became one of our family’s most requested meals. Everyone loves it! It’s so easy and relatively quick to make and get on the table. I like making the recipe with small shell pasta because the sauce coats the noodles just right and it’s easy for little ones to get on their spoons!...

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Cafe Rio Crock Pot Chicken Tacos

  There are few things that I love as much as I LOVE tacos.  A good shredded chicken taco really makes me happy.  I searched for a long time to find a great recipe for tender yet and flavorful chicken meat for my tacos. Well…guess what? I found THE recipe for me! It’s supposed to be a “knock off” recipe of Cafe Rio’s chicken.  Honestly, I’m not sure I find it to be an accurate copycat recipe, but, it’s an amazingly delicious recipe for a Mexican style chicken filling.  When I first looked at the ingredient list I was...

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