Beef and black bean chili with cilantro-lime cream

Living in Arizona, it does not get cool until Halloween.  Until then—it is hot. Too hot!  So I have a little tradition of making some kind of stew or chili to let Fall know we are ready for her.  I […]

Instant Pot Coconut Cilantro Lime Brown Rice

Brown rice, coconut milk, lime and Cilantro Jalapeno Lime RA seasoning blend combine to make a quick, family friendly side dish in the Instant pot!  This will pair well with Slow Cooker Green Chile Shredded Chicken and Crockpot Pork Carnitas. […]

Skinny crock pot pulled pork

I remember when I first decided I was going to meet my health and fitness goals no matter what.  I discovered nutrition was the key, but meal prepping was sooo overwhelming! However, I couldn’t stay on track with what I […]

Slow Cooker Green Chile Shredded Chicken

I have experimented with several shredded chicken recipes in my slow cooker and this by far is the easiest.  This slow cooker green chile shredded chicken is a favorite of both my husband and kids.  It is so versatile, you […]

Crockpot Pork Carnitas

I LOVE Mexican food! Perhaps I grew to love it even more because I live in Arizona and there are so many great options for this type of cuisine.  One of my husband and I’s favorite breakfast restaurants is Cracker’s […]

Green Chile Chicken Stew

I used to get sucked into those little recipe booklets from Betty Crocker that you see in the grocery store checkout aisle.  However, I’ve gotten some great recipes from those little magazines!  One of them is a family favorite that […]