Rum Glazed Cornish Hens Stuffed with Sweet Plantains

This Christmas Obed and I spent our first Christmas alone…..well really our second Christmas, since we spent our first Christmas in the hospital.  Last year I was hospitalized on Christmas Eve with chest pains.  Turn out it was a pulmonary embolism, in laymen’s term….I had a clot in my lung. FUN!   Let me tell you… 

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El Jibarito (Plantain and Steak Sandwich)


When I lived back in Florida there was this little Puerto Rican restaurant that had “El Jibarito” sandwich.  It was delicious and one of Hubby’s favorites.  It is a steak sandwich between two huge tostones, which are fried plantains.  After church yesterday I was trying to figure out what to make for lunch and this popped into… 

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