Vegan Cilantro Lime Ranch Dressing

Since The Kid has a dairy allergy and has from birth, she’s never had many of the things most of us take for granted. Ice cream, cheese, milk… ranch dressing. Now that she’s older, she sometimes asks me what such and such tastes like. It’s hard! Have you ever tried to explain the taste of […]

Falafel Flatbread

A couple weeks ago, The Kid and I took a road trip to San Antonio. When we take our trips, we make a point to eat at places that we don’t have at home. What’s the point in eating the same stuff we can get here, right? So as part of our trip, we stopped […]

Low Calorie Chilaquiles

It seems like every time I buy a bag of chips for The Kid’s lunch no matter how big or small it is, I always find the bag later shoved in the back of the pantry with stale chips. I hate when food goes bad before I have a chance to use it up, and I’m […]

Mexican Enchilada Lasagna

I always recommend that you think beyond the obvious when you make your meals to keep things fun. When you go the unexpected route, it makes food feel a little bit special. Hey, it works when you have breakfast for dinner or pizza for breakfast, right? The Kid is a typical kid and loves pasta. […]

Dairy Free White Mushroom Lasagna

Since The Kid has a dairy allergy, we often need to get creative with our meals that traditionally would have cheese in a “normal” house. Thankfully there are plenty of options that we can use and most things have quick substitutes. Even ones that pass the test of a dairy eater like me. The other […]