Tortilla Egg Pie

Monday, September 29th, 2014

Tortilla Egg Pie

We’re not really big breakfast eaters.  But I like to try to make something fun for breakfast at least one day a week.  Usually, it’s just a simple omelet.  But, if I get really ambitions I may try something special like waffles or pancakes.  This weekend, I decided to make a tortilla egg pie!

I love Chilaquiles, a Mexican egg and tortilla dish, but the hubby is not such a big fan.  I figured that he may enjoy the basic concept of eggs and tortillas, but with a milder flavor.  This dish still has a lot of flavor, with plenty of onions, jalapeños, and cheese!

Top with avocado salsa and sour cream, and enjoy! (more…)

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Guess what?!? It is officially fall today! I AM SO EXCITED!!!  I can finally enjoy my pumpkin desserts, pumpkin drinks, and pumpkin decorations!  And to start the season off right, I decided to mix up a batch of pumpkin chocolate chip cookies! (more…)

Pineapple Margarita

Monday, September 15th, 2014
Pineapple Margarita

Today it was 106 degrees.  Thats right 106 crazy hot, melt your face off degrees.  What happened to fall?! When is it going to get here and kick summer out?! (more…)

Salsa Verde Enchilada Cups

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
Salsa Verde Enchilada Cups

I started my new job today. And by started, I mean I sat in a conference room and listened to people talk at me about rules, regulations, benefits, ect. It was soooo boring! So, instead of listening about how to smile and provide good customer service, I was daydreaming about what I would make for dinner. (more…)

Meyer Lemon Crinkle Cookies

Sunday, September 7th, 2014
Lemon Crinkle Cookies

I am struggling really hard to hold off until it is actually fall to start making pumpkin themed recipes.  So, in an attempt to enjoy the last bit of summer I decided to make lemon crinkle cookies.   (more…)

Loaded Grilled Cheese

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
Loaded Grilled Cheese

I don’t know about you, but grilled cheese is one of my favorite lazy night meals.  But, bread, cheesy, buttery filled meals aren’t always the healthiest.  So, instead of ditching the grilled cheese all together, why don’t you add some yummy greens?  The spinach and caramelized onion add amazing flavor to this loaded grilled cheese, while the avocado, and cheddar and gruyere cheeses add a creamy gooey center. (more…)

Pita Chips

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014
Pita Chips

We eat a lot of pita chips in my household.  We either snack on them with hummus, or simply eat them alone as a quick snack.  When you make these incredibly delicious, fresh pita chips, whip up a quick batch of basil hummus to dip them in.  I promise you will not regret it! (more…)

Basil Hummus

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014
Basil Hummus

I had never tried hummus until it was introduced to me by a friend in college.  Since then, I haven’t made one trip to Trader Joe’s without buying a tub of it.  Its perfect to eat with anything – as a spread on sandwiches, with veggies or pita chips, the list goes on… (more…)

Oatmeal Carrot and Butterscotch Cookies

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014
Oatmeal Carrot Butterscotch Cookies

Sometimes I crave really sweet, really chocolate-y cookies.  And other times the sweet tooth is not so strong, and I want something a little more “healthy”.  I love these Oatmeal Carrot Butterscotch cookies because they are the perfect amount of sweet (which means that I can eat more of them!) (more…)

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