Recipes

Appetizer Idea for Lent! Puerto Rican Tostones with Shrimp & Tomato Topping Recipe {Video}

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We are almost 4 weeks into the Lenten season and you may be looking for unique seafood or fish recipes you can serve your family for those meatless Fridays. I don’t know if your family was/is the same as mine, but once Ash Wednesday came around, we honored the Lenten season by abstaining from meat […]

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Spaghetti Night Idea: Turkey Sausage Penne with Peppers & Onions {Recipe}

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Though I grew up eating a lot of rice and beans, I truly love eating pasta as well. I tend to cook at least one pasta dish each week and find that spaghetti is a go-to easy meal that works well for my family. Recently, I’ve been using more Wild Oats Marketplace Organic products, especially […]

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Simple Meals for Busy Nights: Easy One-Skillet Creamy Bruschetta Chicken {Recipe}

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Simple, easy meals are my best friend. Since weeknights are normally pretty busy, I’m always looking for no-fuss meals I can cook quickly. I have a little more flexibility these days since I work from home, but I remember all too well the days when I worked outside the home. Coming home at 6 pm […]

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Easy Italian Style Grilled Cheese Sandwich {Recipe}

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My kids can enjoy a classic grilled cheese sandwich almost any day of the week. They love the combination of melted cheese and crunchy, buttery bread. On the other hand, I don’t normally eat grilled cheese sandwiches, as it’s not something I grew up eating and I like a little more substance in my sandwiches. […]

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Winter Comfort with Trinidadian Style Stewed Lentils {Recipe}

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Though my husband is happy to eat just about anything I cook and has fully embraced all of the Puerto Rican food I grew up eating, he does occasionally mention that he misses dishes from his own childhood. There are a few specific dishes he loves and rarely gets to eat, mostly because I have […]

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