Ooph’s Steak Tacos

This simple marinade makes for delicious steak tacos. Make it the night before for best flavor. Grill or broil it and throw it in a shell with Ooph’s homemade salsa and guacamole then add a little cheese or sour cream. The kids will love it and so will you. Serve it with a side of…

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Ooph’s Almost Refried Black Beans

I love to make these black beans. They simmer for hours, so give yourself plenty of time. It’s worth it. It turns them into a texture that resembles refried beans, but without all the unhealthy crap. Just a delicious flavor.  Serve with steak tacos, guacamole and salsa. 

Simple Quinoa Salad

Quinoa has become my FAVORITE side dish, main dish, desert… I like to make a batch on Sunday have some for dinner and then have leftover for lunches during the week. This recipe is a very simple one so when I am pressed for time, this is the one I use. Ingredients 1 cup quinoa…

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Ooph’s Homemade Salsa

Since moving to California years ago, enjoying Mexican food has become quite an obsession. And salsa to me is like wine, I am quite snobby about it. I don’t eat it out of jars and I won’t go to the same Mexican restaurant twice if the salsa is crap. Truth be told I would rather…

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