Chicken Enchilada – Allergy Free – Healthy –

I love, love, love Mexican style foods! Enchilada’s are one of my all time favs!
Here is a quick easy recipe to help with that Mexican craving we all get!

It is free of dairy, egg, peanut, and tree nut. Be sure the food items you use are free of these allergens to ensure your recipe is safe for your loved one by reading all labels and calling the manufacture if needed for how it is produced.

Calorie count: I have not taken a calorie count on this yet.

What you need:
Flour Tortilla
1 Jar Salasa
7-8 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast
1/2 Cup Hot Sauce
5-10 Jalapenos
2 Sweet Bell Peppers (washed and diced)
1 packets Taco Seasoning
2 tsp Garlic Salt
2 cans Enchilada Sauce
Black Olives (optional)
Black Beans (optional)
Dairy Free Cheese (optional)
Any additional toppings of your choice

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How To:
Combine salsa, jalapeños, hot sauce to crock pot on high.
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Lay frozen chicken breast on top.
Add garlic and taco seasoning to top of chicken.
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Cook in crockpot on high for about 6-8 hours.
After chicken is cooked through and fork tender.
Remove chicken from crock pot and shred with two forks
Return to crock pot for about 30 mins – 1 hour.
Preheat over for 375 degree
Take a glass casserole style dish and empty one can of enchilada sauce into dish.
Take a tortilla shell and fill with shredded chicken from crockpot.
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Continue until all shredded chicken is used.
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Add the second can of enchilada sauce over top of all stuffed tortillas.
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Add olives, cheese, black beans, etc to the top.
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Bake for approx. 45 minutes or until heated through and cheese is a bit crispy.
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Serve with your choice of toppings or as is!
Enjoy!

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Spicy Chicken Tacos – Crock Pot

Anything Mexican is my favorite! We love taco night! As we are trying to be a bit more healthy ground beef wasn’t doing the trick tonight! So why not CHICKEN!

These are amazing!

It is free of dairy, egg, peanut, and tree nut. Be sure the food items you use are free of these allergens to ensure your recipe is safe for your loved one by reading all labels and calling the manufacture if needed for how it is produced.

Calorie count: 500 (based on the food brands I used) Read your labels for accurate calorie counts. Follow package serving size for accurate counting of calories. I measure everything per plate/bowl based on serving sizes listed on all packages/containers to determine calories.

What you need:
4-6 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast
1 Can Diced Tomatoes
1 Cup Corn
1 Cup Salsa
1 Packet Taco Seasoning
2 tsp Red Pepper Flakes
1 tsp Cayenne Pepper
Onion diced (optional)
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How To:
Turn Crock Pot on high.
Place frozen chicken breast in bottom of crock pot.
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Pour taco seasoning over all chicken breast coating them well.
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Sprinkle chicken with hot pepper flakes and cayenne pepper.
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Add canned diced tomatoes to crock pot. Do not drain them.
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Add cup of salsa.
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Add cup of corn.
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Cook for 6-7 hours.
Shred chicken with two forks and return to crockpot for 30 minutes on low.
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Fill tortilla shells to with chicken taco add toppings of your choice and enjoy!
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Chili Casserole

What do you do with all of the left over chili? Well, make a casserole of course!
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This is beyond simple and an easy way to use up left overs.

It is free of dairy, egg, peanut, and tree nut. Be sure the food items you use are free of these allergens to ensure your recipe is safe for your loved one by reading all labels and calling the manufacture if needed for how it is produced.

Calorie count: I have not counted calories on this meal yet.

What you need:
Left over Chili
Shredded Mexican/Cheddar/Mozzarella Cheese (dairy free – watch for allergens)

How to:
Before packing up your chili to be stored in the fridge after having it for a dinner bring it to a boil on the stove top.
Add more macaroni noodles enough to use up most of the juice in your chili. Stir often to avoid it from burning to bottom of pot.
Boil until noodles are done.
If you happen to have added to many noodles (like I do from time to time) just add a bit more water as it is boiling.
Allow to cool.
Place in a storage bowl and put in fridge until the next night.

Preheat over 350 degrees
Scoop chili out of storage bowl and into a casserole dish.
Sprinkle cheese over top.
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Bake for 45 minutes
Remove from oven and serve!
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YUMM! Fast and East! Enjoy ❤
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Steak Fajita – Crock Pot

Mouth watering goodness! Those are three words that describe this meal perfectly! So good! Quick and Easy!
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It is free of dairy, egg, peanut, and tree nut. Be sure the food items you use are free of these allergens to ensure your recipe is safe for your loved one by reading all labels and calling the manufacture if needed for how it is produced.

Calorie count: 782 (based on the food brands I used) Read your labels for accurate calorie counts. Follow package serving size for accurate counting of calories. I measure everything per plate/bowl based on serving sizes listed on all packages/containers to determine calories.

What you need:
6-8 Eye of Round Steaks – remove fat and cut into stripes
1 Yellow Bell Pepper – deseeded and cut in strips
1 Green Bell Pepper – deseeded and cut in strips
1 Red Bell Pepper – deseeded and cut in strips
1 Medium Onion – slice – cut each slice in half – separate all pieces
1 Clove Garlic – Minced
3 TBL Lemon Juice
2 TBL Oil
2 tsp Seasoned Salt
1 tsp Chili Powder
1 tsp Red Pepper Flakes
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Add oil to skillet, cook steak strips on med-low and brown just outside of steak.
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At same time add lemon, seasoned salt, garlic, chili powder, red pepper flakes to crock pot on low. Stir together to combine well.
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Once steak strips are browned on outside dump steak and pan drippings into crock pot on low. Stir to coat steak with seasonings already in crock pot.
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Let sit in crock pot for 2-4 hours pending how your crock pot cooks. Just before steak is fork tender add red, green, yellow bell peppers and onions strips to crock pot.
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Stir peppers and onions with steak and seasonings. Let cook on high for 1 – 1 1/2 hours or until peppers and onions are tender.

We made guacamole (see recipe in Dips section) to lightly spread on our tortillas!
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Then topped that with a bit of salsa!
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Scoop out your yummy fajita add to tortilla and ENJOY!
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Steak Tacos – Crock Pot

Yet again another easy, fast, delicious meal. My kids gave this an A+++
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It is free of dairy, egg, peanut, and tree nut. Be sure the food items you use are free of these allergens to ensure your recipe is safe for your loved one by reading all labels and calling the manufacture if needed for how it is produced.

Calorie count: 858 for 3 steak tacos (based on the food brands I used) Read your labels for accurate calorie counts. Follow package serving size for accurate counting of calories. I measure everything per plate/bowl based on serving sizes listed on all packages/containers to determine calories.

What you will need:
Flour Tortilla Shells
6-8 Round Steaks equally about 2.5 lbs
2 Taco Seasoning Packets
2 Cups Water
Shredded Cheese (dairy free for allergy concerns) (no allergy: Mexican Shredded Cheese)
Lettuce
Tomato
Taco Sauce
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How to:
Dump both seasoning packets of taco seasoning and two cups of water into crock pot.
Add all steaks to crock pot.
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Cook on high for 6 hours or until fork tender and cooked thoroughly.
Remove from crock pot and shred.
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Return to crock pot for about 1 hour on low.
Time to EAT!
Take your tortilla and add taco steak and topping of your choice – follow package guidelines for serving sizes to maintain your calorie counts.
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Simple and easy meal the whole family will love!

Flaming Chicken Buffalo Quesadilla Crock Pot

You have to LOVE spicy to love this meal.  First time making it and I have to say my husband devoured it and I had to take some of the chicken off as it was making me shoot flames out of my mouth!
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It is free of dairy, egg, peanut, and tree nut. Be sure the food items you use are free of these allergens to ensure your recipe is safe for your loved one by reading all labels.

Calorie count: 580 (based on the food brands I used) Read your labels for accurate calorie counts. Follow package serving size for accurate counting of calories.

What you will need:
2-4 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast
1 cup water
1 cup Hot Sauce (brand of your choice)
Cayenne Pepper Seasoning
Flour Tortilla Shells
Shredded Cheese (dairy free for allergy concerns) (no allergy: Mexican Shredded Cheese)

How To:
Turn on crock pot to high.
Pour water and hot sauce into crock pot.
Add chicken breast to crock pot (mine where frozen)
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Cook on high for 3-4 hours or until fork tender and thoroughly cooked through.
Remove breasts from crock pot and shred with two forks.
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Return to crock pot for 1-2 hours on low.

Now it is time to make the quesadilla.
Pre heat over to 350 degrees
Lay your tortilla on a cookie sheet and add your shredded chicken breast (making sure there isn’t to much liquid) evenly over tortilla.
Add 1/2 cup shredded cheese over chicken
Place second tortilla shell over cheese.
Bake for about 10 minutes or until edges of tortilla are golden brown.

Remove from oven and serve.

We served with tortilla chips and salsa for a total of 750 calories for the entire meal.!
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