Weekend Round Up and What I'm Crushing On - Major Hoff Takes A Wife

Weekend Round Up and What I'm Crushing On



Hey guys! I wanted to let you know a few of the things that I am totally crushing on.
First, if you follow me on instagram, you saw I posted this picture.
Green chile steak tacos



These are the steaks marinating. I found the recipe here:
Green chile steak tacos by a spicy perspective
photo from A Spicy Perspective.
You guys——they were soooooooooo good. Living in Texas, I get to enjoy good steak tacos often, and these are the closest to cool hip tacos from a swag taco truck that I’ve found. The trick is to use the smear of green chile, the green onions, cilantro and avocados, along with the cheese. It’s heavenly. The only thing I did differently was to use Cotija cheese (it gives a nice bite). MMMMMMM. we’ve made them twice in the last 2 weeks. I of course used corn tortillas for myself so they were gluten free. Five stars for this recipe my friends!
Another recipe I tried this week was Quinoa Meatball Sliders.
Quinoa meatball sliders  from fitfoodiefinds com
photo by Fit Foodie Finds
This was another hit with the family. I boiled my quinoa with beef broth to add to the meaty flavor. I had mine on Udi’s bread. I think the next time I make them I will use an italian seasoning mixture versus just the parsley to spice them up a bit. 3 out of 4 boys in my family ate them, so we will for sure add them to our repertoire.
If you didn’t notice, we were really living it up with pinterest recipes this week. LOL. Here is another one we tried. Only half the kids liked it, so I probably won’t make it again. That said, it was a good recipe. Quick and Easy. My kids are just weird and picky. I adored the grilled pineapple.
Six Sisters Grilled Pineapple porkchops
photo by Six Sisters Stuff
It was a good week for sure! Fashion wise I’m totally crushing on these scarves from Cents of Style.
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Did you miss my posts from earlier this week? Be sure to check them out!
5 tips for traveling with kids
5 Tips for Traveling with Kiddos
PicMonkey Collage
25+ Free Apps For Kiddos
And this classic from earlier this month:
Easiest smoothie ever
1 minute no mess Smoothie
Hope everyone is having a great weekend! Stop by and tell me what you are up to!
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