Mexican Charro Beans & Rice, Tortillas

 

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So yesterday we had the fun opportunity of having some friends over to teach me how to make authentic Mexican Charro Beans with Rice and the most delicious homemade tortillas. Of course the fellowship was sweet too! I learned so much just from watching Mrs. Trevino & her daughters prepare dinner. Stan and I agreed that they were the very best tortillas we’ve ever had.Β  Continue reading “Mexican Charro Beans & Rice, Tortillas”

Easy Bacon Zucchini Boats

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I’ve been pleasantly surprised at how much zucchini Stan is not only tolerating but actually enjoying this year! πŸ˜‰ (wink) So, zucchini it is. But hey, anything is good covered in lots of bacon and cheese, right? Continue reading “Easy Bacon Zucchini Boats”

Chicken Mozzarella Lasagna Roll-Ups

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Lets talk pasta. My man is a lover of all things pasta. Makes life easy, right? But the sauce is the boss. He prefers a white sauce over spaghetti sauce and believe it or not, traditional lasagna is not his favorite dish in the world. (Although it ranks high on my list!)

All that to say, I kept looking at the lasagna noodles in my cupboard wondering what I could do with them. Continue reading “Chicken Mozzarella Lasagna Roll-Ups”

Cheesy Zucchini Rice Casserole

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This has been my go-to casserole this summer on busy days and I haven’t gotten tired of it yet! Its filled with so many delicious summer, vegetables and is a snap to put together. You can serve it solo or I like to serve it with Grilled Chicken and a lettuce salad.

I froze zucchini in chunks simply for this recipe so that I can keep the taste of summer just a little bit longer.

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Garlic Shrimp Alfredo

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Today I had one of those moments- where I looked at my 1 year old son and had an overwhelming love wash over me for him. If you’re a mother you know what I’m talking about. Its a feeling like no other.Β Sometimes I still can’t believe that its real. That he’s mine. Continue reading “Garlic Shrimp Alfredo”