Mom’s Famous Taco Dip

Moms Famous Taco Dip - Easy Organic Version

Growing up we saw my mom’s side of the family more often than my dad’s. Mostly because they lived slightly closer to us. Partially because the mom’s usually set up the get-togethers so naturally she and her sisters leaned toward each other. There were several dishes that I would consider staples at our family gatherings. One of the big ones is this now famous taco dip. It wasn’t always the same person making it, but the dip was always there and always well-loved. Read more

Fast and Easy Salsa Chicken (and why I LOVE the Instant Pot)

Fast Easy Organic Meal Instant Pot Salsa Chicken perfect for rushed weeknight dinner tacos

We have all been there – you plan to start a meal in the slow cooker before you leave the house in the morning but life gets crazy and it doesn’t happen. You get home with limited time until dinner and 100% of the meat in your house is frozen solid. This is when we usually turn to take out or pizza, but there is a better way! I am sure you have heard about the super popular kitchen gadget the Instant Pot. The hype is true, you can honestly have dinner on the table straight from the freezer in under an hour. Much less depending on the recipe including this fast and easy Instant Pot salsa chicken.  Read more

Organic Taco Seasoning Mix

Organic Taco Seasoning

I used to think it was a waste of time to make my own taco seasoning when it is so easy to buy pre-mixed packets in the store.  Obviously the store mixes, especially the conventional ones, have extra ingredients, fillers, and preservatives that you don’t need and probably don’t really want in your body.  Once I tried it myself, I realized it is so easy and quick to make up your own organic taco seasoning mix. Plus it saves money in the long run which is a huge bonus.

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Meatless Meals: Organic Quinoa Chili

Chili is a one meal I never thought I would get my young kids to eat.  No matter how little chili powder I use, they love to proclaim how ‘spicy’ a dish is (it’s not!).  Once I finally convinced them to give it a chance, they realized they actually really like it! Since then we have been able to try all kind of varieties. This organic quinoa chili has proven to be one of our favorites that I keep coming back to.

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