Chicken, Spinach and Cannellini Bean Quesadillas

Sometimes I find it very hard to incorporate a good variety of food into our dinners. I tend to either make an Asian or pasta dish. I really haven’t ventured out of my comfort zone too often when it comes to cooking. So one of my goals is to try and make more a range of cuisine, cause variety is the spice of life! I’m really particular when it comes to Mexican food and can never find anything that I feel is healthy and won’t feel like I packed on…

Grand Opening at Café Rio

We had been watching this opening for a while, a Mexican place not too far from our house? It sounded like an instant winner! So after their grand opening, I waited a few months until the crowds died down to check it out. We went during the weekday lunch rush, so there was quite a crowd. I decided I’d get the enchilada and taco combo, with a side of chips and salsa. The pricing was great; a meal for two for around $20 was a steal. The actual food though…

Going South of the Border

As many of you know, the food truck phenomenon has made it’s way into the area. Goodbye to the days of just getting a hot dog combo with a soda and chips and say hello to an around the world tour of delicious hand held bites. One of my favorite places is District Taco,www.districttaco.com. They started as a food cart in Rosslyn and only within a year, opened up a full service restaurant on Lee Highway in Arlington! The meal is simple, but undeniably tasty. You can taste the freshness…