Cochinita Pibil

Javier makes this delicious authentic Mexican dish that I absolutely love. If you have never been to a real authentic Mexican restaurant you should, and I’m not talking the kind that all have the same exact menu that advertise they are “authentic Mexican family restaurants.” The restaurants that I’m talking about are the hole-in-the-wall places […]

Taco Chicken Rolls

Ingredients: 6 chicken breast halves 1-1.5 cups crushed cheese-its (any cheesy cracker will do) 1 packet taco seasoning 1 brick mozzarella directions: Start by crushing the crackers and mix them with the taco seasoning and set aside pound out the chicken breasts between two sheets of saran wrap slice the brick of mozzarella into 1/2 […]

Semi Homemade: Chicken Enchiladas

Another quick and easy semi-homemade recipe that I like to make a lot are enchiladas. They are very easy to make and don’t take much work, plus they’re delicious! All you need: 1 can Campbell’s Fiesta Nacho Cheese Soup (condensed) 2-3 Chicken breasts (2 big or 3 small) 1 can Old El Paso red enchilada […]

Semi Homemade: Smothered Burrito

I’m going to start a series of recipes for quick and easy meals that are “semi homemade.” So without further ado, here is my semi homemade burrito recipe! I can have this recipe made and served in under 1/2 hour which makes it a great choice for nights where you would normally opt for carry […]

Colton’s Steakhouse “Loaded” Chicken

We don’t eat out very often; between our opposite work schedules and Sylas’ temperament, we just never find the time. I also like to make food at home and have enough to have leftovers for my lunch the next day at work. I generally have a menu item that I always get at each individual […]

Easy Cheesy Grilled Potatoes

With the start of grilling season coming upon us (I’m from the midwest so we say “grill out” but you might call it a barbecue), I wanted to share an easy side dish to any grilled dinner. We make it just about every time we grill out. Its really versatile and you can add anything […]