Cinco de Mayo is around the corner. While this holiday is a great excuse to party, it can make healthy eating a challenge. Here is a roundup of some great healthy Mexican recipes my fellow bloggers have created. Enjoy and party responsibly.
Black Bean Tacos
Better In Bulk
These meatless tacos with black beans make for a great main feature.
Full recipe on BetterInBulk.net
Avacado Verde Chicken Kabobs
Cute As a Fox
Avocado Verde Chicken Kabobs are a quick and delicious meal made on the grill.
Full recipe on CuteAsAFox.com
Picadillo – Mexican Beef Dinner
Saving You Dinero
This meat and veggie Picadillo is great on it’s own, but you can have it over rice or with tortillas too.
Full recipe on SavingYouDinero.com
Healthy Mexican Dip
Confessions of an Over-worked Mom
A tasty and healthy multi-layered dip for all of your Cinco de Mayo needs. Yum!
Full recipe at ConfessionsOfanOver-WorkedMom.com
Flank Steak With A Faux Chimichurri Sauce
This Flourishing Life
Super healthy: gluten/dairy/soy/corn/potato/tomato/egg/coconut free.
Full recipe at ThisFlourishingLife.com
Beef and Black Bean Enchiladas
East 9th Street Eats
A great recipe that keeps kids coming back for seconds. Skip the sour cream and maybe cut back the cheese to lighten it up just a bit.
Full recipe at East9thStreetEats.com
Mock Mexican Rice
Day by Day in Our World
This is a quick and easy way to make your own Mexican rice as a side or to insert in a tortilla with meat.
Full recipe at DaybyDayInOurWorld.com
Guide 4 Moms
How can you pass up a food with “skinny” in the name. These looks delicious! I can’t wait to make them myself.
Full recipe at Guide4Moms.com
Gator Mommy Reviews
Any Mexican celebration is not complete without an amazing guacamole. I could eat it everyday.
Full recipe at GatorMommyReviews.com
Chicken Tinga Tosdadas
Saving You Dinero
There is even something about the name of these that I love. Tinga Tosdadas just rolls off the tongue. I bet the taste tickles the tongue too.
Full recipe at SavingYouDinero.com