Mexican Sour Cream Dip

In the season of family get togethers and last minute guests having a dip you can pull together in no time can be a life saver. This dip is best if it sits for at least 30 minutes in the refrigerator but it can be served as soon as you make it. This would also…

Aunt Amy & Uncle Mike’s Texas Caviar

When I am entertaining friends and family I like to have things that I can make ahead and then pull out at the last-minute before guests arrive.  I don’t want to be in the kitchen all night serving and baking.  That’s why I love having a variety of dips on hand so that I only…

Mexican Casserole – Cinco de Mayo

We spent the last weekend in Milwaukee, Wisconsin at two Irish Dance Feis.  We had been once before but only for one night.  This time we spent two nights and had a bit of time to explore.  We ended up at a German Beer Haus that was wonderful.  Long family style tables with great beer…

Nachos with Beef

My kids really wanted to go out to eat.  Being just over a week to Christmas Day the budget cried, “No.”  So, we started to brainstorm about what we could make that would make them feel like they were going out.  They wanted nachos, soda and dessert. I started Googling restaurant style nachos.  Every single…

Salsa Chicken Nachos

I used the leftover Slow Cooker Salsa chicken from dinner last night to make nachos for tonight.  I spread a bag of tortilla chips on a cookie sheet covered with aluminum foil.  Sprinkled the shredded chicken over the tortillas and then covered with a 16 oz. bag of Mexican Mix Cheese. Bake in a 350…