Sofrito Salsa & Tostones

Bruschetta Tostones

Many times the simplest pleasures in life can be the most rewarding and the same theory can be applied to food.  There have been many times in my creative impulses that a dish may require about 20 ingredients, 4 bowls, a small kitchen appliance, every gadget in my arsenal and hours of my time. Although these recipes are amazing… 

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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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Marinated Pork Chops with Mango Pineapple Salsa

Yesterday was a solid 79 degrees and I thought it was time to do something bright, light and full of flavor.  It may still be April but it is feeling like Summer here. Although I am not quite ready to leave the house in shorts yet, for fear of causing an accident by blinding drivers… 

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I Got the Cover: Shrimp and Cotija Enchiladas with Salsa Verde

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Ok so I fibbed. I didn’t get the cover….a girl can dream right? As I mentioned in a previous post we had a visitor last week.  I was at the grocery store walking up and down the aisles trying to decided what to make for dinner.  I decided to stop at the magazine rack and… 

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