mexrice2

Mexican Rice

Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner, and for those looking to plan their own Mexican Fiesta at home to celebrate, here is an easy, delicious Mexican rice...

margarita2

Mango Margarita

I am not usually one who orders mixed alcoholic beverages, but there is something very appealing about an ice cold margarita when you are dining at a Mexican restaurant....

blbeansalad2

Mexican Black Bean & Corn Salad

We were recently visiting family up in Michigan and decided to do something a little different for dinner. My idea was to throw in mini Tex Mex fiesta as...

mexdip1

Chile con Queso

Chile con Queso is a part of Tex-Mex and Southwestern cuisine taken from Northern Mexico, and is a smooth, creamy sauce, used for dipping, that is made from a...

redpepperpesto

Spaghetti With Roasted Pepper Sauce

I love pasta of any description as long as it is cooked properly. There is nothing worse than a mushy bowl of pasta, and no matter how wonderful the...

farrofennel2

Farro Salad With Fennel & Edamame

We eat a variety of healthy grains in our home, but one of our favorites is an ancient grain I discovered while we were living in Umbria called farro....

pestopastasalad-1

Spaghetti With Pesto & Tomato Salad

I could eat pasta every day and never tire of it and love that so many pasta dishes can be put together so quickly such as this one. This...

summersquashmix

Summer Squash Saute

This pretty dish was created after I once again bought too many squash at my local green grocery. I find at the end of summer when fresh seasonal vegetables...