Cooking with Pantry Staples

Beans and other legumes, rice, grains, broth, canned staples, potatoes, and squashes; meals easily stretch to feed a crowd.

Baked Egg and Potato Chimichangas

This recipe is one in a 3-part recipe series partnering with my friends at the Washington State Potato Commission. We wanted to bring you some easy, nutritious, and delicious recipes starring the… read more

Latin Chicken & Potato Pouch Recipe

This recipe is one in a 3-part recipe series partnering with my friends at the Washington State Potato Commission. We wanted to bring you some easy, nutritious, and delicious recipes starring the… read more

Patatas Bravas Recipe

This is an easy, incredible, slightly healthier recipe for a Spanish tapas classic – Patatas Bravas. I have to let you know that these crispy potatoes tossed with a flavor-packed brava sauce… read more

Southern Sausage and Potato Stew Recipe

This recipe is one in a 3-part recipe series partnering with my friends at the Washington State Potato Commission. We wanted to bring you some easy, nutritious, and delicious recipes starring the… read more

Slow Cooker Smoky Latin Chili Stew Recipe | Easy, Healthy, Delicious

This easy dump-and-go recipe for an incredible slow cooker chili-style stew is a hearty, healthy meal that anyone can make! Mesa de Vida Smoky Latin Cooking & Seasoning Sauce makes it easy,… read more

Creamy Southern-Style White Beans Recipe | Instant Pot Recipe

This is a simple and delicious recipe to make with dried white beans in your Instant Pot. Healthy, nutritious, easy, and tasty as can be! Quick and Easy Southern-Style Beans Our take… read more

Black Bean Huevos Rancheros Recipe

This easy protein-packed take on huevos rancheros makes for an amazing breakfast or brunch dish, but it’s also perfect for a vegetarian lunch or dinner too! Any time of day is great… read more

Greek Braised Chickpeas Recipe

How to make Greek Braised Chickpeas, a delicious and easy chickpea recipe. It’s perfect for a side dish or a vegetarian main entree. Simple pantry staples become a restaurant-worthy dinner that takes… read more

Smoky Latin Chicken Taco Soup Recipe

Whether you make it on the stovetop, Instant Pot, or in the slow cooker, this healthy and simple Smoky Latin Chicken Taco Soup recipe is an incredible meal any night of the… read more

Smoky Latin Chicken Fajita Burrito Skillet Recipe

This chicken fajita burrito skillet recipe is a quick-fix, one-pan meal that tastes absolutely amazing! I used quinoa for this chicken fajita burrito skillet recipe, but you can also use white or… read more