Texas Breakfast…

Hello and howdy y’all!  Happy happy Friday!
It has been a beautiful week here in my neck of the woods.  My sincere apologies to those of you who have had to deal with the return of winter weather!  I will try to send some sun and warmth your way! 🙂
So when I moved to Texas in 2009, I encountered a food I had never had before.  At first I was not really sure how I felt about it, but after some convincing, I tried some, and I was sold!  The longer I have lived here, the more I see this yummy breakfast food!  They have restaurants that sell them and  food trucks.  They are def a very popular item for most Texans!   The only bummer for me is that I have yet to find one with a gluten free tortilla, so of course, I started to make my own!  Here is my own version of the Breakfast Taco!

I am linking up with Farrah from Fairyburger, Annmarie from the Fit Foodie Mama, and Jess from Hello to Fit for our ‘in your state’ themed week!


Breakfast Taco with avocado & cucumber salsa

  • Gluten free tortilla (1-2 per person)
  • 1/2 lb turkey sausage, browned and broken into small pieces
  • 1 red pepper, washed, cored, and chopped
  • Eggs (1-2 per person)
  • Goat cheese crumbles
  • Avocado oil


  • 1 English cucumber
  • 1 Avocado
  • Spices (salt, pepper, garlic, paprika) to taste
  • Lime juice


Taco {omit the meat for vegetarian option}

  1. Saute red pepper in 1 tsp of avocado oil, then add in the turkey sausage.
  2. Add eggs to the mixture and scramble everything together. (While that cooked I made the salsa)
  3. Heat tortillas with 1/2 tsp or so of avocado oil. Cook about 1-2 min each side.
  4. Build taco with egg mixture, cheese and salsa
  5. Enjoy!



  1. Peel cucumber.
  2. Remove avocado flesh from the skin & remove the pit.
  3. Place cucumber & avocado in a food processor.  Blend till smooth.
  4. Add in spices/lime juice to taste.
  5. Enjoy on your taco.


It was really challenging to get a good pic of this taco!  Trust me, it was really delicious!

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Be filled with health and joy!


8 thoughts on “Texas Breakfast…

  1. awhiskandtwowands

    I finally just photographed our breakfast tacos, well one version which is a little odd but still… they hit the spot! I am really intrigued by the salads and the cucumber in it! I will have to give it a try. I went to Whole Foods 4 times in the last two days along with many other stores so I’m hoping not to head back but I do have to run out tomorrow for one thing so maybe I can pick up some cucumber.

    Happy Foodie Friday!


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