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You can celebrate Cinco de Mayo all grilling season long, with these fast, fresh and flavourful Mexican Spice Grilled Chicken Sandwiches on Wonder Whole Wheat Buns topped with fresh made salsa. Mexican Spice Grilled Chicken Sandwich Happy Cinco de Mayo! Our collaboration with Wonder Bread and D’Italiano continues with this celebration of Mexican spices on a...

Lime Chicken Chimichangas with Lime Guacamole – lime flavoured chicken with peppers onions and cheese, all wrapped in a crispy fried tortilla shell and served with homemade guacamole and salsa. Lime Chicken Chimichangas with Lime Guacamole   These Lime Chicken Chimichangas have been a family favorite at our house for years. Spouse started making...

Low Fat Jalapeño Dip with Cumin and Lime – super simple, super creamy & super flavourful. It’s everything you could ask for in a low fat, healthy dip for veggies or tortilla chips. Low Fat Jalapeño Dip with Cumin and Lime I hadn’t intended to post this Low Fat Jalapeño Dip recipe at all because it is so basic and I didn’t think...

Beef Tacos from the Slow Cooker – Chunks of beef, slow cooked with black beans and spices to tender perfection then served with grilled corn salsa on soft shell tacos. Great for family dinners, pot lucks, game nights or any time you want to easily serve a crowd. Beef Tacos from the Slow Cooker These slow cooked beef tacos are a great meal or party food...

Chicken Chili Rice and Beans – a deliciously economical and nutritious way to feed a crowd without sacrificing flavour. Feeds up to six for about $12. Chicken Chili Rice and Beans As do many of you reading this, I come from a privileged position of never having known hunger. There was always a bounty of food available in our household when I was growing...

Smoked Sausage Chili – simple, smoky and delicious; forget the ground beef, using smoked sausage instead is my new favourite way to make a hearty chili. Smoked Sausage Chili Over the last few years I’ve been experimenting with making my own homemade sausages and it’s something that I really enjoy a lot. There’s something quite satisfying about...

Mexican Spiced Chicken and Lime Salsa Salad – the low fat, super flavourful salsa complements the seasoned chicken strips and also acts as a nutritious, delicious dressing for the salad. Mexican Spiced Chicken and Lime Salsa Salad This salad makes use of some delicious baked chicken strips ,well seasoned with Mexican spices to build a gorgeous full meal salad...

Low Fat Taco Salad with Chunky Avocado Tomato Salsa – a lightened version of taco salad, using a crisp baked tortilla bowl, lean seasoned beef and a delicious homemade salsa. Low Fat Taco Salad with Chunky Avocado Tomato Salsa If you’re looking for fun food for the family that’s also a great healthy eating chose, this low fat taco salad is the answer....

Bacon Jack Breakfast Burritos – kick start your morning with a little spice. These breakfast burritos have become a weekend favourite of my kids. Bacon Jack Breakfast Burritos Here’s a weekend brunch idea that went over well at our house last weekend. They really are delicious, especially with some fresh lime guacamole and salsa. Find the very simple...

Lime Cumin Chicken – this versatile quick and easy grilled chicken can be used in chicken burgers, in tacos, on nachos, served with rice and veggies or turned into outstanding panini wrap sandwiches. Lime Cumin Chicken If you have a two sided grill hanging out in a cupboard that’s rarely seen, it’s time to break it out and start using it. I find...