Have leftover taco meat…here is an idea!

Have leftover taco meat? This is what I do. Mix the taco meat with one cream cheese and 1/2 to 1 cup of store-bought salsa. Then spread the mixture on some flour tortillas and roll. You can either bake or fry, serve, and eat…taquitos

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Simple and delicious!!! A kitchen is a fun place, play with your food and take advantage of leftovers!!!!


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Banana Muffins



Banana Muffins
3- Large ripe bananas
3/4 Cup sugar
1-Egg, slightly beaten
1/3 Cup melted butter
1-Tsp baking powder
1-Tsp baking soda
1/2-Tsp salt
1 1/2 Cups of flour

2 Tsp Sugar
2 TBSP Karo Syrup
1 Tsp sugar
3 TBS chopped pecans
Dash of cinnamon

1. Mash bananas
2. Add sugar and slightly beaten egg
3. Add melted butter
4. Add the dry ingredients
5. Mix toppings ingredients
6. Lined cupcake pan and evenly add the batter
7. Add a spoon of the topping to each muffin without overdoing it!
8. Bake at 375 for 20 minutes


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Quesitos…Cheesy Puerto Rican Pastry



1-Philadelphia Cream Cheese
1-Cup of Sugar
1-Box of Puff Pastry
1-Egg White
Honey or Karo syrup

1. Combine cream cheese and sugar in a small bowl. Mix until the sugar is well incorporated into the cream cheese.
2. Preheat Oven 350
3. Roll out thaw puff pastry on a floured surface until it is 12X12 square. Prick each piece with several fork marks.
4. Spread the chilled cream cheese mixture along one edge of one square, leaving about a quarter inch of space on both sides.
5. Fold over edges then roll the puff pastry. Press edges to seal.
6. Place pastries seal side down, onto the baking sheet.
7. Brush each pastry with the egg white and sprinkle some sugar on top.
8. Bake for 20 minutes or until golden brown.



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