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Salted Watermelon Salad with Lime Vinaigrette

Happy Monday Friends! I’m trying to keep things positive over here and what better to do that with than a watermelon salad recipe? This reminds me of summer sun, being at the beach and GOOD TIMES. I think we could all use a little more brightness in our days. This recipe is also extremely minimal […]

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Lemon Caper Shrimp Pasta

Lemon pasta with shrimp, capers, garlic and some really great olive oil is just what we all need right now. Some comfort during this crazy time in our world, but also some serious health boosters, am I right? When I was younger, my dad always drilled the importance of olive oil into our brains. He […]

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Our Engagement Story & What’s Next For Us

On February 15th, 2020, I said “NOOOOOOOOOO, WHAAAAAT” to my high school sweetheart. A little background on us – we started dating our senior year of high school when I was making pasta in the kitchen of his dad’s house at a party he threw for the soccer team that I absolutely didn’t even want […]

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Dinners Recipes

Creamy Polenta with Crispy Mushroom and Tomato Ragu

Creamy polenta is so underrated in American cuisine. We eat tons of corn products like popcorn, corn on the cob, and cornbread but forget that we’re missing out on one of the greatest dishes EVER. It’s basically the sister of risotto, which we all know and love. I’ve been really into Italian and Mediterranean cooking […]

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Desserts Recipes

Homemade Raspberry Brownie Bites

The month of love calls for easy homemade raspberry brownie bites. We had to add some pink, ya know? Whether you have a significant other or not, show yourself some love with these brownies. They’re full of better for you ingredients and cut into bite size pieces so I give you permission to eat at […]

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Cuban Lasagna

Healthy Cuban Lasagna – YEP I’ve merged two very different cultures all for the sake of your eating purposes (and mine). I think on the hierarchy of my favorite foods it’s Asian and then Latin, probably I grew up quite close to Miami. I love Cuban food and I also love a good fusion dish. […]