Happy May

by kara on May 3, 2012

  Happy Cinco De Mayo weekend! Can you believe it’s May already?  Wow.  We’re heading out with friends on Friday night to check out the new restaurant, Butcher and the Boar.  I’m stoked.  Not quite sure what we have planned for Saturday yet, but it will likely involve a Mexican feast. If you’re searching for […]


Grilled Fish Tacos

by kara on June 16, 2011

In my opinion, fish tacos=summer.   I cannot wait to eat them once the temperature starts heating up and the sun is shining.   They’re even better when served alongside margaritas or a Corona. This is our standby recipe for making fish tacos on the grill.   We had some grouper on hand and fired up the grill Sunday […]


Easy Weeknight Meals

by kara on August 26, 2010

I’ve gotten a few requests to post meals that are easy to make during the week.  Black bean tacos and BLTAs (Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato and Avocado) Sandwiches are frequently on our weekly menu at home.  I came up with the bean taco recipe back when I was living by myself and living on a tight budget.  I’ve […]


Pork Tacos

by kara on July 28, 2010

My family loves tacos. . .bean, beef, fish, pork.  They are so simple, yet satisfying.  Here’s a recipe for pork tacos that is super easy, healthy, and great for leftovers.  It cooks all day long in the crockpot-no heating up the house and smells great when you get home in the evening.  Recipe should be doubled if serving more than […]