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Mexican One Pan Pasta

Mexican One Pan Pasta - Super fast and easy Mexican one pan pasta - it takes less than 25 minutes to have a flavourful, one pan pasta dish on the table that everyone will love!

Super fast and easy Mexican one pan pasta - it takes less than 25 minutes to have a flavourful, one pan pasta dish on the table that everyone will love! Two of my favourite things to make/eat for supper are Mexican food and pasta.  Easy to make, so many options, and the whole family loves them both.  So when I can combine the two into this amazing Mexican one pan pasta?  That makes for a whole lot of happy people around here. This Mexican one pan pasta was so good.  So good in fact, ... read more

Mexican 7 Layer Dip

Mexican 7 Layer Dip - Quick and easy Mexican 7 layer dip - takes minutes to make and is an absolutely fantastic appetizer or snack. Everyone will love this!

Quick and easy Mexican 7 layer dip - takes minutes to make and is an absolutely fantastic appetizer or snack. Everyone will love this! You know how when you're a kid, there are all sorts of foods that you think are absolutely awful, and then you grow up and realize that they're actually the best thing ever?  Yeah, this Mexican 7 layer dip is that food. I said the same thing about guacamole, and so I guess it's not really a surprise that 7 layer dip was like that for me too.  It does ... read more

Mexican Baked Pasta

Mexican Baked Pasta - Bake.Eat.Repeat.

I have the best pasta dish for you today!  No, seriously, it really is the best. It takes just 15 minutes to throw together and it tastes amazing.  It's Mexican, it's cheesy, it's fast, and you quite likely have everything you need to make it already.  Oh, and everyone will love it. Or, at the very least, everyone here loves it.  So I'm projecting that sentiment onto the entire world (or at least the few people that read this!) and proclaiming that everyone will love it. And I'm ... read more

Ravioli Lasagna

Ravioli Lasagna - An easier and faster version of a favourite pasta dish, this ravioli lasagna is absolutely amazing. Quick to make and tastes like the real thing!

An easier and faster version of a favourite pasta dish, this ravioli lasagna is absolutely amazing.  Quick to make and tastes like the real thing! Lasagna is one of my all time favourite pasta dishes. I don't think I'm alone on that - everyone I know loves lasagna.  What's not to love about meaty, cheesy layers of pasta goodness? My mom's lasagna recipe is amazing, and hands down my favourite way to enjoy this tasty pasta.  But....sometimes you just don't have time to make lasagna ... read more

Sheet Pan Chicken Fajitas {Video}

Quick and easy chicken fajitas with just one sheet pan to clean afterwards! This is my new favourite way to make one of my family's favourite meals!

Quick and easy chicken fajitas with just one sheet pan to clean afterwards!  This is my new favourite way to make one of my family's favourite meals! Plus a video! Mexican food is a favourite of everyone's in my family.  Good thing, since I make it at least weekly.  Probably more often. Whenever I'm not sure what to make for supper, it's Mexican food of some sort that ends up on the table more often then not.  Even if we feel like pasta, which isn't typically Mexican, I will usually ... read more

Southwest Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

Southwest Stuffed Spaghetti Squash - This southwest stuffed spaghetti squash is absolutely fantastic. Filled with southwest flavours and so quick and easy to make!

This southwest stuffed spaghetti squash is absolutely fantastic.  Filled with southwest flavours and so quick and easy to make!  Originally posted Oct. 27/14, updated Sept 15/16. I love Mexican flavours in my food.  Whenever I'm not sure what to make for supper, my mind always goes to Mexican food.  Or some version of it.  This Mexican Baked Pasta is one of my family's favourite meals of all time.  Same with this Mexican One Pan Pasta.  And these Fish Tacos, and these Ground Beef Tacos, ... read more

20 Minute Ground Beef Tacos

20 Minute Ground Beef Tacos - A quick and easy weeknight meal, only 20 minutes to have these fantastic ground beef tacos on the table! Plus, the prepared taco meat freezes beautifully! #30MinuteThursday

A quick and easy weeknight meal, only 20 minutes to have these fantastic ground beef tacos on the table! Plus, the prepared taco meat freezes beautifully! Is there anything better then ground beef tacos that are on the table in 20 minutes?  Probably not.  I know it's definitely one of our favourites - one of those meals that we make very, very regularly.  And will never tire of. I love these ground beef tacos because they're so fast and easy to make, but also because you can make a ... read more

Skinny Cajun Shrimp Alfredo Pasta

Skinny Cajun Shrimp Alfredo Pasta - Skinny cajun shrimp alfredo pasta for #30MinuteThursday can be on the table in 20 minutes and everyone will love it! Alfredo pasta, but healthier!

Skinny cajun shrimp alfredo pasta for #30MinuteThursday can be on the table in 20 minutes and everyone will love it!  Alfredo pasta, but healthier! I needed to give you a great recipe to use that homemade cajun seasoning in.  Obviously.  You knew this was coming next. Skinny cajun shrimp alfredo pasta.  This one will be made often around here I think.  So tasty, so easy, and so fast.  Plus, it was super easy to make some plain shrimp and pasta (so boring right?) for the kids that don't ... read more

Homemade Cajun Seasoning

Homemade Cajun Seasoning - Quick and easy homemade cajun seasoning that you probably have all the ingredients for already! You'll never need to buy pre-made cajun seasoning again!

Quick and easy homemade cajun seasoning that you probably have all the ingredients for already!  You'll never need to buy pre-made cajun seasoning again! Do you like spicy food?  We do.  Or at least, we used to.  I like to think that we still enjoy spicy food, but I know that we can't handle it as well as we used to.  My husband is saying speak for yourself right now (you know, if he actually read this, which he doesn't!) but I know it's not just me (it's mostly me). Before kids, we ... read more

Shrimp Quesadillas with Avocado Cream

Shrimp Quesadillas with Avocado Cream

  Well, I promised some Mexican deliciousness before Cinco de Mayo, and here it is!  (I checked, I haven't quite missed it!) These shrimp quesadillas with corn, black beans, lots of cheese and an avocado cilantro lime cream sauce for dipping are amazing.  But then, I think that's true of pretty much anything in the genre!  We adore Mexican food around here, so even though we don't celebrate Cinco de Mayo here in Canada, I'll take any opportunity to have Mexican food.  Holiday, ... read more

Turkey Manicotti

Turkey Manicotti -Amazing turkey manicotti - manicotti noodles filled with ground turkey in a mushroom cream sauce, and then smothered in tomato sauce and cheese and baked.

This turkey manicotti.  I have been waiting to share this with you for months.  Months!  And the poor recipe just kept being pushed back for other things that I wanted (needed?) to post first. I almost pushed it again actually, so I could share some Mexican deliciousness before Cinco de Mayo happens (I haven't missed it yet have I?  We don't actually celebrate it up here in the north, but I love Mexican food so I kind of had to have something posted for it!)  So that'll be coming later this ... read more

Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup

Mmmm, soup.  Because by the time February rolls around, it kind of feels like winter is never going to end.  Right? And I even got to escape it last week and head to beautiful, sunny, warm Mexico.  So I can't really complain.  And it's not even super cold here.  We've actually had a pretty mild winter, not insanely cold or snowy.  But still.  Come mid-February I always start to long for green grass and flowers.  And the endless colds and coughs to be over for a few months. Isn't that ... read more

Chipotle Turkey Taquitos

Chipotle Turkey Taquitos - Bake.Eat.Repeat.

Um.....more Mexican food today.  I may possibly be a bit obsessed with all things Mexican.  It is always my first thought when I'm trying to decide on something to make for supper.  Always. I hope my family likes it as much as I do.  Pretty sure they do.  There's generally cheering when I announce that we're having tacos for supper.  As there should be.  Tacos are awesome. I absolutely never get sick of Mexican food.  Every once in a while when it actually occurs to me to make a meal ... read more

Chicken Taco Chop Salad

Chicken Taco Chopped Salad

We eat a lot of tacos around here.  We all love them, and whenever I haven't bothered to meal plan and don't know what to make, some form of mexican food is always what ends up on the table.  I think I could have mexican food in some form or other every night and never get sick of it. And a taco salad?  It's just the best kind of meal as far as I'm concerned.  Tacos that feel healthy due to the "salad" in the title!  This chicken taco chop salad is full of flavour, I could easily eat it every ... read more