Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Delicious Dips

Here are 2 recipes that are really easy and my go to dip recipes when we are going somewhere. I have used them at get together with our Sunday School class, Bunko & our Superbowl Party. delicious dips

Baked Spinach Artichoke Dip

1 cup mayo
1 cup fresh parmesan cheese
1 can artichoke hearts, drained & chopped
1 box frozen spinach, thawed or 1 cup fresh spinach
1/2 cup chopped red bell pepper
1/4 cup monterrey jack or mozzarella cheese

Heat oven to 350. Mix mayo, parmesan cheese, artichoke , spinach and bell peppers together. Put in a 1 quart dish & sprinkle with cheese. Cover & bake for 20 minutes.
( I thought I had a picture of the dip after it baked but I guess not!!)


2 cans mexican stewed tomatoes 1/2 onion
1 bunch of cilantro
2 garlic cloves
1 jalapeno pepper
1 serrano pepper
1/2 lemon- just the juice
1/2 package of fajita seasoning
Salt & pepper to taste

Combine all into a large pot and cook until veggies are soft. (about 10 minutes) Then put all in a blender and mix. It can be served hot or cold. I love it because it is quick & easy!

Monday, February 22, 2010

Meal Planning Monday

Life has been crazy lately!! I have lots of things to catch you up on but those will have to come later this week. (Hopefully!!) For now on to the menu....

Monday: Chicken Bistro Twist ( I didn't cook it last week so I did tonight! It was pretty good and I will share the recipe later!)

Tuesday: Enchiladas & Mexican rice

Wednesday: Leftovers

Thursday: Baked potatoes with chopped beef

Friday: Grilled Chicken & corn casserole

Monday, February 8, 2010

Meal Planning Monday

Wow! Another week has come and gone already in 2010! I have lots to blog about to catch up but for now here is the menu for the week!

Monday: Fish fillets & potatoes

Tuesday: Late staff meeting so Kory is on his own

Wednesday: Leftovers or sandwiches

Thursday: Smothered Chicken with rice & veggies

Friday: Bistro Chicken twist....First time to make this recipe so I will post it after I make it and let you know how it turns out!

Saturday: Breakfast- Cinnamon Rolls
Grill in the afternoon

Hope you have a great week!

Monday, February 1, 2010

Meal Planning Monday

For meals this week I went to my pantry & freezer to use what we have before I spend money! So here are the meals for the week....

Monday: Pasta bag & salad- Bunko night

Tuesday: Sloppy Joes & sweet potatoe fries

Wednesday: Leftovers- Church

Thursday: Grilled Chicken & grilled veggies

Friday: Kory's Birthday dinner with his dad & step-mom

Saturday: Kory's Birthday........Breakfast casserole, he will be golfing so no plans for lunch, Birthday dinner with his mom & step-dad

Sunday: Breakfast during Sunday School, Leadership Luncheon after church & Superbowl party with our Sunday School class

We had a party crazy weekend but I forgot to take my camera, so once I can find some pics I will post!!