the bento packing, lunch cooking, photo taking, dog loving blog

Recipe: Puerco Pibil

puerco pibil_110320-8

It all started with that pork loin. Then, I went and posted about the process on twitter and Not Exactly Bento’s Facebook page. And there a reader stated when she has a pork loin to cook she often utilizes a recipe from a movie: Puerco Pibil (the recipe, not the movie). I read the recipe [...]

Recipe: Black Bean Tacos

I wanted to tell everyone how I made these tacos.  This was so super simple and took all of 20 minutes to make.  This was most definitely a quick and easy nighttime dinner that was filling and overly good.  There aren’t any pictures to this.  Just the description of how they were made. Ingredients: Whole [...]

Recipe: Black Bean & Beef Tacos

black bean beef tacos

Okay, I’ve had a few questions about how I made these. So here’s a quick & dirty recipe.  Here’s the original post. Ingredients: 1 lb of lean ground beef. I prefer ground sirloin, so that’s what I use. 1 can of black beans 1 jar (about 12 oz.) of salsa. I like Whole Foods’ 365 [...]