Most Delicious Life

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A mother and daughter sharing our best food, and our secrets to living the happy life with the goal of helping us all create a stronger family unit.

Marry Me Soup

Marry Me Soup

Marry Me Chicken has been a THING for awhile. It's so good that people will want to put a ring on it! This is the soup version! It has an amazing taste profile: rich with cream and cheese with fresh basil and sundried tomatoes. Throw some pasta, chicken and spinach...

Raspberry Lemon Tassies

Raspberry Lemon Tassies

Tassies are little cups of edible treasure. The word "tassie" means "small cup" in Scotland. What could possibly be better than that? You could make almost any flavor of tassies...Pecan Tassies at Christmastime are a wonder. These are a special springtime version and...

Mexican Cabbage Salsa

Mexican Cabbage Salsa

When we lived in Oregon our favorite Mexican restaurant would always bring out a plate with half cabbage salsa and half with hot bean dip. With their fresh tortilla chips it was the most delicious thing EVER! It was worth going just for that. This is so great as a...

Mexican Sweet Potato Pasta Bake

Mexican Sweet Potato Pasta Bake

This is a fabulous weeknight dinner AND it's vegetarian. The mixture of pasta and sweet potatoes may seem odd, but trust me! It is rich, hearty and DELICIOUS! Start by sautéing sweet potatoes, red onion and red bell pepper until veggies are softened. Stir in tomatoes,...

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cookie Bars

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cookie Bars

  I love cookie bars. They are so fast and easy. These Reese's Peanut Butter Bars are cookie bar heaven. The packaged cookie mix makes a perfect base. Stir in butter and an egg... ...and then add a little oatmeal. Remove a little for the topping and press the...

Quick And Dirty Birria Tacos

Quick And Dirty Birria Tacos

Birria Tacos are THE THING! They are based on the sauce (or consommé) from Birria Stew, a fabulous dish from the Mexican state of Jalisco. The meat is flavored with the sauce, the tacos are cooked nice and crispy and THEN the tacos are dipped in the sauce with each...

Birria Sauce (Consommé)

Birria Sauce (Consommé)

Birria Sauce actually comes from a Mexican stew...but this is just the sauce part. It is so rich and flavorful...you will fall in love with it. It's an amazing mixture of chilis and spices that will knock your socks off! You can purchase a bottle at the store BUT it...

Best Chicken Salad EVER

Best Chicken Salad EVER

I have served some variation of chicken salad over the years...at parties, luncheons, wedding receptions and so on. It's always a hit. Make lettuce wraps, sandwiches or serve with crackers. After many years and many adjustments, HERE IT IS. The BEST. I don't...

Pickled Veggies

Pickled Veggies

If you haven't been pickling fresh veggies then now is the TIME! They are so fresh, crisp and delicious and make any salad or sandwich SO MUCH BETTER. We have posted two different recipes. The first is just a basic pickling mixture and is what we use for onions,...

Sweet Potato Stew

Sweet Potato Stew

This is one of the tastiest stews EVER. It's one of my all time favorites. It's packed with sweet potatoes, onions, black beans, spinach and a deadly delicious mix of spices. The flavor is insane! My husband prefers it brothy while I like it thickened, like a gravy....