Baked Creamy Cheesy Chicken Flautas with Guacamole

Baked Creamy Cheesy Chicken Flautas with Guacamole – these chicken flautas are so delicious and are perfectly paired together with an easy guacamole.


What is the difference between taquitos and flautas? That is the question I was asking myself as I tried to name this recipe. And as any desperate food blogger out there, I googled it.

Apparently the difference is quite simple. Taquitos are made with corn tortillas and flautas are made with flour tortillas, which kind of means that I’ve been naming my taquito recipes wrong, they should have been flautas all along. But no matter. Now I know. But regardless of whether you call them taquitos are flautas, these babies truly are one of my favorite Mexican type of food. What’s not to love in a taquito or a flauta? They’re small and adorable and they pack a ton of flavor….

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Chocolate Cherry Cake

Chocolate Cherry Cake – a simple and delicious cherry cake that requires only 3 ingredients and is topped with the best chocolate frosting ever! I hope you all had a great weekend so let’s start the week right by celebrating with cake. Today I want to share with you a super easy…

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Spicy Cheesy Corn and Tomato Dip

Spicy Cheesy Corn and Tomato Dip – you’ve got perfection here with this spicy, creamy and cheesy corn dip. Time to start the party! Greetings all! I hope you’re all having a great weekend and are ready to do some cooking. This weekend I have a special corn dip for…

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Pumpkin Sausage Bowtie Pasta

Pumpkin Sausage Bowtie Pasta – a delicious and creamy sauce with sausage and pumpkin. A perfect fall meal, not only delicious but ready in 30 minutes. It’s pumpkin season my friends, and I personally feel the need to showcase the pumpkin and make it the star of the show as…

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Banana Blueberry Bread

Banana Blueberry Bread – Perfect combination of bananas and blueberries in a quick bread that’s simple to make, yet delicious and satisfying. This past weekend I was craving some banana bread, but I wanted something more decadent than just plain old banana bread. So I decided on adding blueberries. Thanks…

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Sweet Chicken Bacon Bites

Sweet Chicken Bacon Bites – Perfectly seasoned chicken pieces, wrapped in glorious bacon, rolled in brown sugar and baked to golden perfection. Need I say more? Happy Thanksgiving you guys! I have a super yummy fabulous and ridonculous appetizer for you today. Bite size pieces of chicken wrapped in bacon,…

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Chicken Thighs with Sweet Potatoes Corn and Kale Bake

Chicken Thighs with Sweet Potatoes Corn and Kale Bake – a delicious Sunday night dinner, but simple enough to make on any night of the week. I’ve been in training all week and my brain is F.R.I.E.D. These week long courses kill me, total information overload and it’s information that…

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Roasted Green Beans and Mushrooms

Roasted Green Beans and Mushrooms – a nutty and crunchy side dish, a perfect accompaniment to your Thanksgiving turkey. I cannot believe that Thanksgiving is this weekend, well at least for us Canadian folks. Thanksgiving, then Halloween, then Christmas. Where has the year gone? I remember when I was a…

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Maple Mustard Glazed Salmon

Maple Mustard Glazed Salmon – 4 ingredients turn this salmon into a super star. A healthy and delicious salmon, glazed with maple syrup and grainy mustard. I should add super simple to the title of this recipe because that’s just what this is. But first of all, let me start…

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Apple Pie Taquitos

Apple Pie Taquitos – crispy, sweet, and delicious, these taquitos are simple to make. All the makings of a great apple pie, in a fun taquito form. Genius!  Because it’s the start of a new week, let’s celebrate with something sweet. And because these apple pie taquitos are so simple…

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Jo Cooks Free Cookbook

Jo Cooks has been up and running for almost 4 years now and there are close to 700 recipes here on this little blog, give or take a couple. 700 of my favorite recipes that I’ve made over and over again during the past 4 years. As a token of…

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Plum Dumplings (Galuste cu Prune)

These Plum Dumplings are a traditional Romanian desserts. Delicious plums are wrapped in a potato dough and covered in sweet buttery bread crumbs. I have been trying to write a guest post on for ages now. For some reason every recipe I make, in the solitude of my kitchen,…

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Chicken a la Gloria

Chicken a la Gloria is a comforting chicken and mushroom casserole. A super quick to prepare delicious and mouthwatering dish perfect for a weeknight. As I was driving to work this morning, I looked around and noticed that all the leaves were falling, and it just made me a little…

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