Sweet and Salty S’mores

Every time our family goes camping, it's a given that we will roast marshmallows by the open fire and have S'mores after dinner. We love the taste of melted chocolate with a gooey marshmallow squished in between two graham crackers, but on this day, I had a wonderful idea. Earlier in the day I was in a snacking kind of mood, so I grabbed a marshmallow, popped it in my mouth, then I grabbed a pretzel and popped that in my mouth and gave the two a nice crunch. The sweet and salty flavors gave me a … [Read more...]

Grilled Peaches

A few weeks ago I had an overabundance of peaches and needed to find a way to use them. I did not have enough to make Peach Cobbler  so I seeked advice on my House of Fauci's Facebook page for ideas on what I should do with them. I got quite a response. A couple of responses suggested that I make Grilled Peaches. I have never made grilled peaches so I had to research and seek out a recipe. I found a recipe on the Food Network website that was provided by Bobby Flay called Grilled Peaches with … [Read more...]

Black Bean Enchiladas

My husband and I love Tex Mex and since we live outside of San Antonio we have so many places to choose from to eat at, but on this day I decided to save money and create my own Tex Mex dish. We are striving to eat healthier each day so I decided to put a healthy spin on a Tex Mex dish and make Black Bean Enchiladas. Not only are they delicious and simple to make, but the are pretty healthy.  If I had corn I would have added it for a touch of sweetness. In addition, I would have like to … [Read more...]

Lexi’s Awesome Sauce

When our 9 year old found out that her dad was grilling chicken, she spoke up quickly and said that she would be making the sauce that goes on it. She knew exactly how she wanted to make it and she even gave it the name of Lexi's Awesome Sauce. Lexi allowed me to share with you her 'Awesome Sauce' recipe and I must let you know, it is really good and I am not just saying that because I am her mama.  There is not exact measurements to this sauce, but to give you an idea here is … [Read more...]