Fried Chicken Wings in Escabeche

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Do you ever lay awake starting at the ceiling thinking of chicken, onions, and olives? Well I have.  I have tossed and turned in my bed developing a recipe.  Thinking about how I am going to plate and style the food.  That is when I started to keep a notepad by my bed and one… 

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La Bombonera

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Before my life was consumed with moving and madness, I got to spend a wonderful vacation with my husband visiting family back home in Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico is a place that I insist everyone visit and it’s not only because I am from there and of course love it, it because it’s a wonderful… 

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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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Tomato & Butter Sauce

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Things around here got a little crazy for a bit with crazy margins, dropping sidebars and font so light in color it might as well have been invisible.  Thanks for putting up with me and my crazyness, you guys rock the house. *Doing crazy 80′s rock hand gesture while teasing hair and gassing myself with… 

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Sweet Potato and Chicken Linguine with Brown Butter Balsamic Sauce

Scene:  Woman stands in kitchen looking dazed and confused. What do I do? What do I make? Ugh I really don’t want to go out to the grocery store!  I would have to get presentable to go out into the public….I am not in the mood to be presentable. Searches through refrigerator Hmmm…what did I… 

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Chicharrones de Pollo (Puerto Rican Fried Chicken)

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I have come to the conclusion that the definition of comfort food is fried food.  Think about it, nothing can make a bad day better than finding a big plate of fried chicken waiting for you, right?  I guess it’s a good thing that not everyday is a bad day, because fried chicken everyday would… 

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