142.6…Enchilada Lasagna

While eating dinner last night, my husband exclaimed, “this is awesome!” Three times. I knew I had a winner on my hands. He was right. It was awesome.

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Enchilada Lasagna (Serves 4)

Original Recipe: How Sweet It Is


8 corn tortillas

3 chicken boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cooked and shredded (about 10 oz)

1 teaspoon cumin

pinch of cayenne pepper

3/4 cup black beans

1/2 red pepper, chopped

1 tablespoon olive oil

1/2 sweet onion, chopped

1 10-oz can enchilada sauce

2 cups shredded cheddar jack cheese

Optional toppings: sour cream & green onions


Preheat oven to 375.

For filling: Heat skillet on medium heat and add olive oil, onions and peppers. Sauté until soft, about 5-6 minutes. Add chicken, cumin and cayenne, 1/2 the can of enchilada sauce, the black beans and 1 cup of cheese. Stir until warm and combined.

Spray a baking dish with non-stick spray and layer 2 tortillas down. Top with filling, and repeat until tortillas are gone. Top with remaining cup of cheese and drizzle the rest of the enchilada sauce on top.

Bake for 25-30 minutes.

Printable Recipe

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Breakfast this morning was toast with peanut butter and half a grapefruit.

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I was debating going to spin class today because I have so much to do but was glad I didn’t skip it. When I walked into class, I was greeted by this:

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Our instructor Robert, dressed as a turkey. Folks….it doesn’t get any better than that.

I went to the grocery store for, what was supposed to be the last time before Thanksgiving, only to find out they didn’t have 2 of the things I needed. I will stop by another store later. Boo.

I’ve spent the day wrapping Hanukkah gifts so far stopping only for lunch.

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Turkey sandwich and Cool Ranch Doritos. I’m getting down the Thanksgiving/Hanukkah wire and tons left to do! Somehow it always gets done but I can’t help stressing about it. Wish me luck.

Are you on top of your holiday to-do list so far?


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