Spanish Olive & Tomato Soup

I was going to call this Spanish Taco Soup but my husband quickly pointed out that they don’t eat tacos in Spain.  In fact, tortilla in Spain is an ENTIRELY different thing than tortilla in Mexico.  The Spanish version is more akin to a frittata than the corn/flour tortillas you find South of the border. Spanish Olive & Tomato Soup | Life Healthfully Lived Continue reading

Green Enchiladas

I tried.  I tried like three different times.  We have had more enchiladas than a human should have to eat.  That’s a lie.  Enchiladas are delicious and there should be an endless supply.  But we have eaten a lot of enchiladas over here.

Yet I just can’t get a good picture of enchiladas made in the slow cooker.  No matter what, it sort of looks like vomit. Green Enchiladas | Life Healthfully Lived Continue reading

Homemade Hamburger Helper

Fair warning:  I can’t ever remember eating Hamburger Helper as a kid.  I’m not saying it didn’t happen, but not often enough for me to have a memory of it.

Another fair warning: It is hard to take appetizing pictures of this dish.  Some food is just like that.  No matter how you do it, it’s going to look a little gross.  I mean, if I was a professional I’m sure I could use all sorts of fancy tricks to make it look delicious.  Inedible. But delicious. Homemade Hamburger Helper | Life Healthfully Lived Continue reading