Tag: salsa

But I Just Want Some Tacos!?!

by in Healthy Recipes, Meal Makeovers, May 5, 2010

When you’re craving Mexican food, tacos top the list of need-to-have foods. With some simple swaps, tacos can be part of a healthy diet—read through our tips to find out how.

Spotlight Recipe: Chicken Tortilla Wrap Sandwich

by in Healthy Recipes, Kid-Friendly, September 7, 2009

This is a day to honor the hard work you’ve done—so who wants to cook something lavish. Take it easy with this delicious and versatile chicken wrap. Use leftover chicken and whichever veggies you have laying around. Have the kids put together their own combinations—this will cut down on the ‘I don’t like this or that’ conversation and make your day that much easier.

Make Your Own Salsa

by in Healthy Recipes, September 1, 2009

Believe it or not, salsa has topped ketchup as America’s most popular condiment, according to some sales reports. Salsa can be more than just tomatoes and onions, though. Pass up the jarred stuff and make fresh mixes at home.

Experimenting With Tomatillos

by in Healthy Recipes, In Season, July 30, 2009

Aside from their outer husks, tomatillos look like small tomatoes. Even their names sound the same! Turns out they’re very distant relatives. Find out more about these fabulous fruits — and why I’m their biggest fan.

Healthier Dining Out: Mexican

by in Dining Out, March 12, 2009

Looking forward to your Mexican fiesta with fajitas, tortillas, enchiladas and, of course, margaritas? Mexican restaurants are filled with great food, music and drinks! But you may want to review these tips before heading out to your favorite Mexican joint.

Why We Love Avocados

by in Healthy Recipes, Healthy Tips, January 27, 2009

You can use them in soup, dip, salad, drinks and, heck, even ice cream. Avocados are certainly a wonder fruit (yep, they’re a fruit). With such versatility, we can’t help but like them, but add their health benefits to the list and we’re in love.