Tag Archives: Mexican

Youngstown Salsa

This fall, my friends Angela and Ric Vandett traveled to Youngstown, Ohio for Ric’s high school reunion.  While there, Ric’s sister made an amazing salsa that the Vandetts just loved.  When Angela came to visit us in October, she brought … Continue reading

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Jen’s Easy 7-Layer Dip

Who doesn’t love a 7-layer dip?  I mean, really?  Have you met anyone who doesn’t love it?  I can tell you that I am no exception to the 7-layer dip rule.  It is the dip with many of my favorite … Continue reading

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Sopapilla Cheesecake

A few weeks ago, we invited my cousin Michael and his family over for a Sunday afternoon of reminiscing over Mexican food lakeside.  We had a wonderful visit and enjoyed the company and the food. One of the highlights of … Continue reading

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Taco Soup

Taco Soup is another recipe I stole from my mother.  However, I have spiced up her version for those of you who are a little more daring out there.  We love spicy here by the water, and we also love … Continue reading

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Savory Chicken Enchiladas

A few weeks ago, I started following several cooking blogs including Sweet Pea’s Kitchen, Eliza Domestica, One Particular Kitchen, Blog Chef, Pink Parsley, Bohemian Transplant, and Food Gawker.  You can access each of their blogs by visiting my Delicious Cooking … Continue reading

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One Particular Salsa — Salsa Rojo

I was flipping through random web pages on Stumble Upon, one click led to another, and then I came across what looked and sounded like a GREAT recipe for homemade salsa.  Not only was I attracted to the great photos … Continue reading

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Low Country Black Beans and Rice

Monday, I had lunch with Vickie Cameron, the Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction in Mt. Airy City Schools.  She took me to Goober’s 52.  The menu was incredible and eclectic.  There were pages of offerings, and they all looked … Continue reading

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Terri’s Rajas and Steak Strips

I have been waiting to cook with my friend Terri Hall for a couple of years.  She is one of the few people I know who loves to cook as much as I do. I was fortunate to work with … Continue reading

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Black Beans Especial

I deviated from Jennifer Griffin’s recipe to come up with my own black bean recipe that I think is pretty “especial.” She serves these beans with her outstanding Chicken Enchiladas. Whether you this recipe in your 7-layer dip, as a … Continue reading

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Spicy Chicken Fajita Quesadillas

I love Mexican food, and one of the quickest, easiest and most delicious takes on a Mexican classic is my Spicy Chicken Fajita Quesadillas. When you are expecting friends for an informal meal, this is a great recipe to make … Continue reading

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