Baked Chicken Firecrackers

These Chicken Firecrackers make for a great game-day appetizer or a quick after-school snack for the kiddos. They remind me a lot of Southwestern Eggrolls, but they are easier AND they are baked! If you are making these as an appetizer you can cut them in half or in thirds to make for easier eating … [Read more...]

Chipotle’s Crispy Chicken Tacos

Whether you have been to Chipotle or not, now you can have Chipotle’s Crispy Chicken Tacos whenever you want!  There is something about the crispy shell, the perfectly cooked and seasoned chicken, and the corn salsa topped with cheese, sour cream and lettuce that makes these tacos over the top tasty!!!  I get these all … [Read more...]

Thai Chicken Enchiladas

My daughter, Kelsey, made these delicious Thai Chicken Enchiladas for her dinner group at college, who all raved about how good they were.  I talked her into making them for me recently and I couldn’t get enough.  They are everything I love about Thai food – fresh, sweet, spicy, and flavorful!  The chicken in the … [Read more...]

How to make Spam Musubi

OK, I know what you are thinking right now…“What the heck is Musubi” (and maybe the next thing you are thinking is “EW.. SPAM!?”)?  Am I right? The only people who might know what this is are those of you visiting this site from Hawaii or another pacific island (I’m sure you know exactly what … [Read more...]

Our Version of Taco Time Crisp Bean Burritos

These crisp bean burritos are a great finger-food– perfect for lunches or a quick snack. They remind me of little bean and cheese Chimichangas. Growing up, we were within walking-distance to Taco Time.. in fact.. it was really the only fast-food type restaurant within walking distance for us. I remember being really young and biking … [Read more...]