Category Archive: Mexican/Southwest

Taco Salad and Homemade Salsa

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Good morning!I had a wonderful walk this morning. I heard a pheasant call at several different locations along the nature trail. It may have been several different pheasants calling. Secretly I was hoping that one was covertly following me along the trail trying to get up enough courage to pose for my camera! My dad …

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Fish Tacos with Lime-Cilantro Crema


Last night hubby and I enjoyed these amazing fish tacos prepared by our daughter Katy. She had been craving these tacos so I put them on the menu this week. We had these once before and they were every bit as good as we had remembered. What makes them extra special is the zesty crema topping. It is full of flavor …

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Crockpot Mexican Shredded Chicken

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My family enjoys Mexican food and this easy recipe gets made frequently. All you have to do is toss everything in your crockpot and let it do the cooking! The chicken comes out tender, moist and full of flavor. You can control how much “heat” it has with your choice of salsa. When the chicken is finished cooking it takes just …

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Creamy Chili-Corn Soup with Chicken and Black Beans


Hunger hits, it is getting close to dinner time, you forgot to take the meat out of the freezer to thaw for your planned meal and take-out does not fit into your food plan today. Has this ever happened to you? If truth be told, frequently my daughter Katy asks me to go shopping and well, you know, one hour …

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