Recipe #55: Black Bean Tortilla Soup with Sweet Potatoes

I’ve never had tortilla soup but it sounded pretty good just reading through the recipe. It’s a tomato based soup with beans and tons of veggies, as well as yummy toppings, including homemade crispy tortilla strips. I couldn’t wait to make and eat it. It did take a bit of time to chop all the…

Mexican Tortilla Lasagna

This recipe is definitely one to keep. It’s layers of tortillas with quinoa/corn/spice mixture (salt, pepper, oregano, cumin, chili powder) and veggie meat/onions/tomatoes/ peppers. There’s also a but of cheese too. Really good meal and even though it’s the same ingredients as a burrito, eating it as a “lasagna” is much nicer. Super filling and…

Southwest Chicken Bowl

I’m currently on vacation in Florida and I haven’t been cooking much food but I am definitely eating a lot. Last night, I went out with my family to this pub and I had a delicious taco bowl. It was filled with rice and beans, lettuce, corn, cheese and grilled chicken. It was so much…

Breakfast Quesadilla

This morning, I was kind of in the mood to make more than just regular scrambled eggs, so I made this egg and cheese quesadilla. So I started off my cooking some egg whites, scrambled. Then I put a little oil in a pan and placed my tortilla in there for a minute or two…

Mexican Lasagna

Yay for two posts in one day! So tonight, I guess it was like a Mexican lasagna. Instead of pasta, it was tortilla layers. And in between, there’s cheese, soy meat, beans, salsa, rice and corn. I just put some salsa and sour cream on top for some colour. This was actually really delicious, and…