Pico de Gallo Recipe (Authentic & Easy)

A white bowl filled with Pico de Gallo with corn chips and cilantro around it.

Pico de Gallo is a simple fresh salsa that’s easy to make and keeps for days in the fridge as well! You’ll find yourself making it for everything from a ‘chips and salsa snack’ to any Mexican inspired meal. A good Pico de Gallo is all about simple, fresh ingredients, and I’ve included all my tips for success below.

A white bowl of Pico de Gallo on a wooden cutting board with chips around it.

It’s hard to believe that with over 600 recipes and counting, I don’t have a recipe for Pico de Gallo yet! You’ll find it as an add-on of sorts in my Mexican recipes like my Chipotle Shrimp Tacos. But it’s way past time I shared with you my specific recipe for a good pico along with all my tips!

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Fajita Veggies (Chipotle Copycat Recipe)

The finished Fajita Veggies in a white skillet with a wooden spoon.

These Fajita Veggies are a Chipotle copycat recipe, but are even tastier, and can be used in all sorts of Mexican inspired meals. Try these with everything from Beef Barbacoa to Pork Carnitas, or piled into a taco bowl! They’re easy to make, super flavorful, and a great addition to any ‘build a bowl recipe’ you like to make at home.

A white skillet filled with Fajita Veggies and a wooden spoon and striped linen.

These easy to make Fajita Veggies are part of our Mexican ‘build a bowl’ series. Last week we started with the Chipotle Chicken and Best Guacamole. And now we’re adding some tasty fajita veggies to the mix. Stay tuned for lots more to come over the next 2 weeks, and I’ll link them all below as they’re added so you can mix and match to make endless Mexican meals!

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The Best Guacamole

A black bowl of guacamole with chips and cilantro around it.

What makes the best ever guacamole? It’s less than you’d think, which is great news for those of us who love simple recipes! Great guacamole is about a few fresh ingredients, and a couple of tricks that make the flavors stand out even more. Guacamole is perfect for pretty much any Mexican inspired meal and wonderful as a snack too.

A large bowl of guacamole with chips alongside it and cilantro, tomatoes, and avocados placed around.

Less is always more for the perfect guacamole, and that’s what makes this recipe ‘the best’. Simple ingredients combine together for phenomenal fresh flavor. And you’ll find yourself making this pretty much every week when you see how easy it is to make.

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Chipotle Chicken (Healthy Copycat Recipe)

A bowl of Copycat Chipotle Chicken with the burrito bowl toppings around it.

Better than Chipotle? We most definitely think so, and you’ll soon see this Chipotle Chicken Healthy Copycat recipe is beyond flavorful. I was inspired by the flavors of the famous Chipotle chicken for their burrito bowls. But in this recipe you’ll find it has all the flavors of Chipotle but amped up a little bit which turns out to be the tastiest chicken!

Copycat Chipotle Chicken on a black plate with toppings of guacamole, pico de gallo, corn and rice around it.

We eat some sort of burrito bowl or taco bowl at least once a week year round! You can change up all sorts of things, and so the combos are absolutely endless. The ingredients for burrito/taco bowls are also easy to make ahead for meal prep too which is right up my alley.

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Healthy Banana Oatmeal Pancakes

Two plates of banana pancakes and two cups of coffee.

The weekend is looking extra good with these Healthy Banana Oatmeal Pancakes! They’re naturally gluten free and dairy free as well as whole grain. They’re full of flavor, nice and fluffy, and so good with syrup. And just in case you can’t have grain/oats, head over to my 4-Ingredient Banana Pancakes which are paleo and nut free.

Two plates of Healthy Banana Oatmeal Pancakes with cups of coffee.

‘Makin’ Banana Pancakes on the weekend or pretend that it’s the weekend, yeah’.  These are great for a lazy weekend morning as well easing the Monday morning blues.  I’m not much of a breakfast person during the week. But sometimes a little something out of the ordinary in the form of pancakes and extra espresso is definitely in order.

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