“Diving In” and a Quick Taco Salad with Mango Salsa

Happy Thursday, Friends! One thing I love about this time of year is setting food out by our pool, and letting the family dive in (into the food, not the pool). :) Like this delicious Quick Taco Salad with Mango Salsa!

Quick Taco Salad with Mango Salsa | ReluctantEntertainer.com
A favorite summer and early fall meal in our home is Taco Salad. It’s also such an easy meal to make for company, when you’re pressed for time, or if you’re a reluctant entertainer. Or, you just want a tasty weeknight meal for the family!

My mom always made big taco salads, and I remember the ease and casual feel to the meal.

Quick Taco Salad with Mango Salsa | ReluctantEntertainer.com

Every night is not a masterpiece dish around our house, and in fact, we serve casual meals all the time. It’s true, for a more intimate feel, I’ll set the table and create more of a dinner party.

Loving the September Chill and Crock Pot Chicken Tikka Masala

Crock Pot Chicken Tikka Masala

This Crock Pot Chicken Tikka Masala is a comforting Indian dish to serve as a weeknight meal, or for weekend dinner guests! Time to pull out the crock pot! Friends, It’s another beautiful September day! I cannot believe September is here already. With the past few mornings having a chill in the air, I...

Minimalist Thinking and Zucchini Pizza Bites

Zucchini Pizza Bites | Reluctant Entertainer.com

These Zucchini Pizza Bites are made with pepperoni, but just as good served Vegetarian. A great little garden snack! This past weekend we cleaned, purged, worked in the yard, and on home improvements, like wild, crazy people. We’re on a mission to get stuff done around our house. Do you...

4 Spontaneous Entertaining TIPS with Vegetarian Zucchini Corn Chili

Vegetarian Zucchini Corn Chili | ReluctantEntertainer.com

Spontaneous entertaining sometimes is easier than planned! This past week we gathered with our friends for a last-minute meal, and I served a Vegetarian Zucchini Corn Chili made with BUSH’S Brown Sugar Hickory Baked Beans, with a large salad and fresh crunchy bread. Are you like me, agreeing that...

A Sister “Staycation” at Lithia Springs Resort, Ashland, Oregon

A Sister "Staycation" at Lithia Springs Resort, Ashland, Oregon | ReluctantEntertainer.com

Recently my sisters and I went on a Sister “Staycation” at Lithia Springs Resort, Ashland, Oregon, where we also enjoyed a visit to Waterstone Spa. Follow along for an inspiring post and details of this fabulous resort. A few weeks ago, my sisters and I traveled a very short 15...