Tag: Mexican

Bear Carnitas



Chillied Peanuts and Pumpkin Seeds Chillied Peanuts and Pumpkin Seeds Ingredients 2 cups roasted peanuts (preferably without salt) 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice 2 teaspoons ancho (or guajillo) chile powder (available from national companies like McCormick, Mexican groceries and internet sites), plus a little arbol chile… Read More

Fish Tacos

Now, I’m not telling you to go out and buy some low carb tortillas.  Look at the ingredients … do you really NEED tortillas?  Put that in a bowl and chow down!  Yum! Ingredients    1/2 red onion, thinly sliced    About 1… Read More

Puerto Nuevo Lobster Tacos

Forget the tortillas … just put it all in a bowl and eat! Puerto Nuevo Lobster Tacos 2 cans dark Mexican beer, such as Negra Modelo 4 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon salt 2 (1½-pound) live lobsters 2 tablespoons duck fat, lard or… Read More

Chile Colorado

So, last night we were alone for dinner.  Hubby was thinking Mexican but wasn’t sure what I could eat.  So, I thought about it.  We haven’t gone to our favorite Mexican restaurant since before August of last year.  So, I thought about… Read More

Product Review – Low Carb Tortilla and Carb Balance Tortilla

Well, when we went to the store, I was going to get some more tortillas (I don’t eat them often but it sure is nice to be able to grab one if I want it). Well, they didn’t have the same brand!… Read More

Product Review – Lowrey’s Bacon Curls

My mom is a Dollar Store fanatic.  She’s always shopping at this one or that one and gets all excited when a new one shows up.  We eat very specific foods (as you can imagine) so I don’t really shop at those… Read More

MAKJ – Chicken Enchilada Casserole

This was the best tasting “remix” I’ve done. One whole chicken (or whatever cuts you want. Amount doesn’t really matter, since you can adjust this up or down via your ingredients) Green Enchilada Sauce (homemade or we bought Las Palmas Hot Green… Read More

January 4, 2014 Update

This week has been good but kinda “meh”. Hubby worked Monday and was off the rest of the week, so I let exercise slide a bit. I didn’t have set “cardio” days (usually Tuesday and Thursday). The weather here … I usually… Read More

Product Review – Sol Del Oro Low Carb Tortillas

Well, since today we went to a “normal” store (not Costco) I decided to look around a little. I’m getting ready to make a no-tortilla chicken enchilada casserole-thing and was curious about tortilla options. I found no substitute corn tortillas (I still… Read More

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