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Bean Burrito Bowls

Bean Burrito Bowls

For all the recipes I have, I’m a pretty lazy individual. And at least once a week my family enjoys beans and rice because I forgot to defrost meat, or go to the grocery store. We started with plain old black beans and rice for […]

Skirt Steak Tacos

Skirt Steak Tacos

Years ago, I decided to make ‘taco Tuesday’ a thing in our household, then it became ’taco Friday’, ‘taco Sunday’, ‘taco Mondays’ and eventually ‘taco anytimewefeltlikeitbecauseyoucanneverhavetoomanytacos’. When I was a kid (multiple decades ago) my favorite tacos composed of cooked ground beef mixed with a […]

Tamale Pie

Tamale Pie

I don’t know where Tamale Pie comes from, maybe the name represents something that tastes similar to tamales but that’s it. It is a casserole of ground beef, corn, beans, cheese, green peppers and cheese topped with a cornbread batter and baked. Make it and […]

Day 2 – Ohio, Indiana, Illinois

Day 2 – Ohio, Indiana, Illinois

Day 2 of our cross country trip from New York to California. Today we drive through Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, as Chris writes this post today.