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Trinidadian Macaroni Pie: A Caribbean Baked Macaroni & Cheese Thanksgiving Side Dish Idea {Recipe}

Recipes

It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is just next week, and if you’re anything like me, you’re already starting to prepare by shopping for your Thanksgiving meal ingredients and planning your menu. The great thing is that these days stores like Walmart have all you need for your Thanksgiving preparations ahead of time and even […]

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Keeping it Together During the Holidays, With Humor

life

The months of November and December are a very hectic season for our family. I realize this is true for the majority of families since the holidays are always a busy time, but our family also has a couple of extra celebrations. You see, both of my children and my husband all have birthdays in […]

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A Peek into a Puerto Rican Thanksgiving Dinner

Latino Culture

This post was first published on November 26, 2008. Edits have been made since the original version. I’m often asked what type of Thanksgiving my family and I have. The question arises from the fact that people know I’m Puerto Rican and that I don’t always eat dishes common to the American culture. For example, […]

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Grateful for Family

life

Today’s the day and I haven’t done one thing to prepare for it. Unlike last year where I was hosting and cooking Thanksgiving dinner at our house, this year my mother will be hosting. So, my contribution is to show up and be hungry. I am bringing an apple pie that baby girl requested we […]

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A Puerto Rican Thanksgiving

Puerto Rico

I often get asked what type of Thanksgiving my family and I have. The question arises from the fact that folks know I’m Puerto Rican and that I don’t always eat dishes common to the American culture. For example, my co-workers were recently very surprised to learn that I have never eaten green bean casserole. […]

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