Roasted Peppers in Olive Oil

Roasted Peppers in Arbequina Olive Oil

I spent most of last week laid-up in bed with a sinus infection, streaming back-to-back movies, on a soar throat diet (ice cream pints) and wearing the same yoga pants for possibly three days straight. It may not have been my most productive week, but I did manage to find some inspiration while in my… 

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Meyer Lemon Olive Oil Cake

Meyer Lemon Olive Oil Pound Cake

Have you ever had a bite of cake that makes you moan with joy and satisfaction?  I know you know what I am talking about.  That one bite that throws open its arms of dessert love beckoning to eat more. Telling you that you can’t stop with just one bite, you have to have it… 

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Naan with Curry Butter and Dips

Naan Bread with Curry Butter, Yogurt Dip and Spicy Hummus

I have a love hate relationship with daylight saving time.  I love the extra hour of sunlight, but I hate loosing an hour of sleep and the week it seems to take for my body to get back in time. Even though I really wanted to sleep in I got my tail out of bed… 

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Puerto Rican Fried Rice

Puerto Rican “Fried Rice”

There is just two of us in our little house, which results in a lot of leftovers sometimes.  Especially when it comes to rice. We like rice, no we love rice.  Rice is to Puerto Ricans what potatoes are to Americans. Growing up in a Puerto Rican home the standard meal was rice, beans and… 

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Technology: Then and Now

Hello my name is Meseidy and I am a technology junkie.  This is no joke I am obsessed with technology! Technology has become a part of our everyday lives.  From checking social media to keeping in touch with friend and family to using apps or GPS to get around a new town. It’s hard to… 

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Spicy Beef and Peppers

Spicy Beef and Peppers “Take-Out”

I am allergic to the phone. Seriously, this is a real thing. Right? Phone talking allergies? I hate making phone calls! Talking on the phone is the worst. Honestly, the thought of it sometimes makes me want to throw a tantrum. Love text messages hate talking on the phone and voicemail. Voicemail is the worst!… 

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Five Tips for Assembling A Vintage Bar

My husband and I like to remember the first barbecue of summer 2009. We were drinking Red Bull and Olde English malt liquor and grilling hotdogs at our friend Adam’s apartment. Another friend, Jarrel, the great proclaimer, reacted to something that made him happy by saying, “Looks right, feels right.” The official mantra of our… 

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Share the Love Saturday

Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream announces a new line of ice cream that has two ice cream flavor halves and a core flavor center. Core flavors like jelly, hazelnut fudge, salted caramel and peanut butter fudge.  Gimme! Rum cake lovers! Get yo-self a slice of this Vanilla Bean Rum Bundt Cake! It has a rum… 

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10 days of Pure Barre

It may sound odd as a blogger, but I struggle with sharing. Sometimes I will hold back because I think to myself, “Why would they care?”. This is a primarily a food blog you come here to see food. So, sometimes I debate sharing anything else other than food. However, recently I have been very… 

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Pallet & Shims Wall Art

Pallet and Shims Wall Art

A few weeks back I did a shim sunburst mirror project. Apparently I got shim fever because a few weeks later I got another project idea to do with shims. In my master bedroom next to the closet door was a bare wall with a lonely chair.  The wall has stayed bared for some time… 

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