Homemade Tortilla Bowl: Restaurant Copy Cat

Homemade Tortilla Bowl: Restaurant Copy Cat

When I was in high school I used to frequent a Mexican restaurant in town. It was a favorite spot after football games or before other events. 

My favorite dish to order was this tortilla bowl filled with rice, chicken and cheese. But after I went to college I couldn't find another restaurant who served the same thing. So, I learned to make it myself. 

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Dinner in 15 Minutes: Beef Fajita Bowl and tips to make cooking faster and easier

Dinner in 15 Minutes: Beef Fajita Bowl and tips to make cooking faster and easier

One thing I hear time and time again from a lot of busy moms is that they don't have time to cook. They have jobs and children and spouses and homes to maintain and obligations and it just gets to be too much. The last thing they want to do is spend an hour in the kitchen. 

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Taco Roll Ups

Taco Roll Ups

Back before our kid days Jason and I used to go to Chili's where I enjoyed the Southwest Chicken Eggrolls. Gimme a second... and let me reflect on that. 

Okay, I am back. I got a hankering for those just the other week, and I decided to put lean ground turkey, corn and blackbeans along with brown rice in a tortilla. It's not an exact replica by a long shot but pair it with my Cilantro Lime Avocado Ranch and it's like a little plate of happiness. 

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Cilantro Lime Shrimp Tacos

Cilantro Lime Shrimp Tacos

It's spring and closing in on summer and where I live that means... shrimp! There is just something about Gulf Shrimp. Am I right? 

A few weeks ago I made this delicious cilantro like shrimp taco. It was divine and I am sure you will love it. It has fresh pico de gallo and succulant shrimp. 

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