Freezer Friendly Black Bean Tamale Pie {Vegetarian}

Vegetarian Black Bean Tamale Pie |

A Mexican New Year's food tradition is tamales. These are made of corn flour and are wrapped and steamed in a corn husk. They are very pretty and have a wide variety of flavors that can take you from breakfast to dinner. I enjoy tamales as long as someone else makes them. They take up a lot of space to store and cook, are challenging to reheat in large quantities, and … [Read more...]

Cast Iron Skillet Cornbread

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I couldn't host a 31 Days of Skillet Dinner Recipes without including my Skillet Cornbread recipe. While it's not a dinner in and of itself, you could make it while a pot of chili simmers on the stovetop! My cornbread has a secret ingredient that keeps it super moist as it bakes in the skillet. Also, if you like your cornbread sweet...add a couple extra tablespoons of sugar … [Read more...]

Checkout 51: Save on Fresh Bananas, Grapefruit, Kiwi, Potatoes and Tomatoes

Save on Fresh Bananas, Grapefruit, Kiwi, Potatoes and Tomatoes |

New coupons have been added to the free coupon app, Checkout 51, including savings on the following items: Bananas, any brand excluding frozen = cash back 25¢c Grapefruit, any variety = cash back 25¢c Kiwi, any variety = cash back 25¢c Potatoes, , any variety = cash back 25¢c Tomatoes, any fresh, excluding canned = cash back 25¢c Each of these is included in … [Read more...]

Tex Mex Chicken Skillet

Tex Mex Chicken Skillet

This is one that I can make and we'll polish it off. I'm raising a bunch of boys who adore Tex-Mex food and this is one of their faves. (Minus the oldest who still picks beans out of everything! As long as he is the one separating them from the rest of the meal, that's fine with me!) If you don't have leftover shredded chicken, you could also cut up some boneless skinless … [Read more...]

Sourdough Chocolate Muffins

Sourdough Chocolate Muffins |

Chocolate + Muffin in the same recipe title. OH YEAH BABY! These are perfectly moist, delicious and sweet with a simple powdered sugar topping and a side of fresh fruit. (Because the fresh fruit accompaniment means that we can have more chocolate, right? right? right?) Bake them up, dust them with a little powdered sugar, toss a couple berries onto the plate and you are … [Read more...]