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Summer Cook-Out Idea: Pork Burgers with Plantain Crisps and Mayo-Ketchup {Recipe}

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In Puerto Rico, roast pork is one of our staple foods, as are plantains. The two are often combined and served in various ways. In honor of National Hamburger Day coming up on May 28, and the start of summer grilling season, I thought about how to combine these flavors into a savory hamburger. Pork […]

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Celebrate National Moscato Day with Gallo Family Vineyards!

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gallo Family Vineyards. All opinions are 100% mine. I know plenty of you are fans of wine and enjoy a relaxing glass a few times each week. Though I’m not a big fan of wine in general, there is one type of wine that […]

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Adding Olives to Your Diet: 7 Ideas for Eating and Cooking with Olives

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I am a fan of olives and can easily eat them on their own – and often do! The rest of my household, however, are not fans of olives at all. My husband in fact, picks them out of his rice and other foods I cook with olives. This works just fine for me, as […]

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Perfect for Spring Mornings: Strawberry Orange Muffins {Recipe}

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We’ve been lowering the consumption and use of sugar in our home for a while now, particularly for my husband who has borderline diabetes. Whenever I cook or bake, I try to use SPLENDA products to reduce the amount of sugar. Swapping sugar for SPLENDA in recipes provides my husband with alternatives, so he can […]

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Submit Your Fave Regional Recipe for Lay’s Do Us A Flavor Contest! + Tampa Style Cuban Sandwich Recipe {Video}

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How would you like to create your own potato chip flavor? With the LAY’S® DO US A FLAVOR® contest, you can do just that! As a Walmart Mom, I had the chance to visit the Frito-Lay® Flavor Kitchen and learn more about the inspiration behind LAY’S® potato chip flavors. It was great to see how […]

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