I am always looking for 'low cal' ways to cook for myself as opposed to the food my family eats. I am that person. I cook for my loved ones, then I will make a separate meal for myself. They are not on a diet, why should they have to eat the 'healthy' food that mom eats? lol 

I typically grab ideas from the internet, Pinterest and social media groups I follow that always have tips and great recipes. This particular dish came from a family member. I call it chicken dip, simply because I do not remember what it is actually called? If you want something easy to prepare and that will be ready quick when you're hangry, this is the dish for you!

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This is what the dip will look like before you place it in the oven. Here is the recipe I follow:

  • boil several chicken breasts-I typically boil 2 or 3-shred them once they are done
  • chop up a couple of jalapenos (to your taste tbh), 2 bell peppers (I personally love bell pepper so I always do 2), and about half an onion-saute them in a little bit of olive oil
  • soften an entire block of cream cheese and you will also need 1/2 cup of shredded cheese
  • combine your sauteed veggies, block of cream cheese, shredded chicken, shredded cheese and half a packet of taco seasoning-mix them up good
  • pour in a pan, then place in the oven on 350 for about 25 minutes
  • take out and pour another 1/2 cup of shredded cheese on top and put back in the oven for about 5 minutes
  • Ready to eat with tortilla chips!

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