Pasteles de Yucca

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I disappeared…fell off the face of the earth…drowned in the everyday hussel and bussel. I am sorry! Pulling doubles at school to make up for a class and starting my externship put quite the wrench in my schedule. In an effort to extend my deepest apologies and in the spirit of the Christmas season I thought I… 

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Green Chile & Goat Cheese Southwest Burger

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After eating takeout for approximately 2 weeks straight I finally got my kitchen unpacked and together.  It took forever to get my kitchen in an order that I was happy with and flowed well.  It was an adjustment moving into a smaller kitchen but in the end I am super happy how it turned out.  In fact… 

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Grilled Chicken with Lemon Salsa and Mint Pea Puree

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  I am an abandoner. A leaver in the dust. Love’em and leave’em type. Not really, I have just been overwhelmingly busy with school, work, life and now an impending move. Really a move?! Yes….a move.  The sad part is that I will be moving into a smaller kitchen with and itty-bitty oven.  Hopefully I… 

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Skirt Steak and Sweet Potato Stir-Fry with Chimichurri Sauce

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Get the noisemakers and light the fireworks, I passed my algebra class.  In celebration of passing algebra and being done with English composition I used my textbooks to start a fire and made s’mores.   Ok maybe I didn’t burn my books, but that doesn’t mean I didn’t seriously consider it.  I am just grateful that it’s… 

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Salami and Cheese Spanish Tortilla

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After being cooped up for 4 days due to 13 inches of snowfall I found myself attempting to have deep philosophical conversations with my dogs.  Unfortunately the conversations were pretty one sided.  Then when I found out that we are expecting 5 – 10 inches more on Wednesday. I promptly sat myself in a corner… 

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