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Slow Cooker Beef Tacos

Just about everyone loves a good taco and a lot of people even like some of the not so good generic fast food tacos.  I will admit that I have eaten more of my fair share of them. No one is wrong here and unless you are one of those "food snobs" you will agree… Continue reading Slow Cooker Beef Tacos

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Memorial Day Recipes

Memorial Day is upon us once again and like me, many of you will be firing up the grill and popping open a cold one to celebrate the long weekend. While you are enjoying all of the yummy goodness let's not forget what this day is really about. Over the last few years I have… Continue reading Memorial Day Recipes

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Air Fryer Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms

Around the end of last year (2017) I decided to purchase an air fryer and try it out. I had heard people talk about how great they were and how well they work but being a southern boy who had grown up on plenty of traditionally fried foods I was pretty skeptical. One of my… Continue reading Air Fryer Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms

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Frito Pie Casserole

If you have ever been to a sporting event in Texas or taken part in Fiesta in San Antonio then you have probably at least heard of Frito Pie. It's pretty simple, you open a small bag of Frito's corn chips and then pour in chili and top it off with cheese and sour cream.… Continue reading Frito Pie Casserole

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Delicious and Easy Pasta

One thing I like to do is come up with something relatively simple yet delicious for people of any skill level to be able to put together for themselves or their family. While I do love to come up with new recipes from scratch, not every meal has to be elaborate and time-consuming to be… Continue reading Delicious and Easy Pasta

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Southern Style Sausage Gravy

If you grew up anywhere near the south, then you probably have an appreciation for good sausage gravy. There is just something about that creamy, spicy, sausagy goodness that can't be beat. I remember going to my grandmas house and getting excited when she would whip up a batch for breakfast. It was one of my favorite… Continue reading Southern Style Sausage Gravy

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Cheddar, Chorizo and Chicken Omelet

  One of the requests that I tend to get every now and then is for simple, quick and easy recipes. While I do tend to put up recipes with lots of steps from time to time I also like just making something quick and easy. I also get asked about what to do with… Continue reading Cheddar, Chorizo and Chicken Omelet

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Pesto Lasagna

  Hello Everyone. After a brief pause I am back to share some of the new flavors that I discovered in my tour of Italy. I have never been what you would call a huge fan of Italian food. I like it well enough but it has never been something that I crave and want… Continue reading Pesto Lasagna

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Spicy Pad Thai Lettuce Wraps

This week I decided to combine two things that I really enjoy into one, while trying to make it slightly healthier. Me and my wife both enjoy pad Thai but we don't always enjoy the calories that come from the noodles in it. I've also always enjoyed those little Asian lettuce wraps that you can… Continue reading Spicy Pad Thai Lettuce Wraps

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Tex Mex Chicken and Rice

  One of the things my Grandma used to cook when I was growing up was chicken and rice. This was made with white rice and had lots of black pepper and salt added. If you grew up in the south then you should know that black pepper is a big part of most meals.… Continue reading Tex Mex Chicken and Rice