Scratch Made Refried Beans
Appetizers / Cheat Codes / comfort food / Cook / Hispanic / One Pot Meals

Scratch Made Refried Beans

Refried beans are a definite food staple in our house.  And making your own are way better than canned since you can adjust ingredients and techniques to your own taste.  Maybe you like your beans hotter, thicker, thinner, chunkier, more garlicy or more bland.  Go for it!  Best of all, these scratch-made beans are easy to make … Continue reading

Chicken Tortilla Soup Quesadilla
Appetizers / Cook / Hispanic

Chicken Tortilla Soup Quesadilla

Did I happen to mention Amelia’s awesome Chicken Tortilla Soup?  Here is another simple and super-delicious way to repurpose leftover Chicken Tortilla Soup. Chicken Tortilla Soup Quesadilla Tortillas (I’m using corn today) Freshly grated cheddar cheese Freshly grated Monterey Jack cheese Leftover Chicken Tortilla Soup, liquid drained off Vegetable oil for cooking Sour cream for garnish … Continue reading

Spicy Peanut Dipping Sauce – Happy National Peanut Butter Lovers Day!
Appetizers / Asian / Cook / Dipping Sauces

Spicy Peanut Dipping Sauce – Happy National Peanut Butter Lovers Day!

Happy National Peanut Butter Lovers Day!  When I think peanut butter, I can’t help but think of the highly addictive and nutritious spicy peanut sauce.  This sauce is super quick to make and pairs well with things like chicken skewers or fresh spring/summer rolls or even on top of a burger (don’t judge, it’s grubbin’). … Continue reading