Cheesy Stuffed Jalapenos

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Oh, these make me happy.  They are cheesy and smoky and satisfy my cravings for Mexican food quite nicely.  They only require four ingredients, too which is nice because they are four ingredients I usually have on hand.  I serve a little Mexican crema or full-fat sour cream if I have it but that’s optional.  It will help douse the flames if the peppers are especially hot. Read more…

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Cheese Crunchies

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Sometimes I just need something crunchy.  When we gave up grains, that meant no more tortilla chips and that meant no more nachos.  Fortunately, I discovered these little things and now I have something crunchy to convey that hot sauce, guacamole or taco meat to my mouth!  They’re also good for just snacking on their own or for making little sandwiches with some slices of meat and maybe roasted sweet peppers…mmmmmm. My kids like them with pizza sauce and pepperoni slices. Read more…

Venison Pot Roast

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I am very blessed to have wild game in my freezer almost year-round.  It is high-quality, lean meat from animals that ate their natural diet not far from where I live and I feel like we’re eating just a little slice of Texas…you know, living off the land and all that.  It also cuts WAY down on the amount of grocery money I spend on meat, and that’s definitely a good thing. Read more…