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Easy Baked Salmon

Anyone who knows me knows how much I love Salmon. It’s packed with omega-3 fatty acids and other essential nutrients, not to mention, it’s super tasty. Especially when cooked correctly. Salmon is not a protein that needs to be cooked well done, so make sure you have your meat thermometer ready!  Salmon with lemon and butter  Salmon …

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The Best Black Beans

Growing up as a Hispanic I was used to always having cooked beans at home. I mean every day we would have some cooking on the stove or leftover in the fridge. Occasionally, they would burn and the whole house would smell like burnt beans (not the greatest), and yeah, sometimes it was my fault.  Now as an adult, I …

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Common Mistakes Home Cooks Make According to Professionals

Ever wonder why food cooked at home is almost never as good as going out? How do the TV chefs make it look so easy? It’s not a trick. Professional cooks and chefs have been in many situations where something goes wrong and someone must fix it. That’s why they are professionals, and that’s how they know when something is not right before the food reaches the plate. Trust me, they make mistakes. And …

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Pollo Con Crema

I’m excited about this one. This is something I ate a lot growing up. It was so yummy every time. Over time I forgot about this dish as I started eating new kinds of food, but one day I found myself craving this and asked my mom how to make it. I’ve taken the recipe she gave me and …

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Air Fried Chicken Wings

Air fryers are the new appliance everyone should have! Sticking Chicken wings in an air fryer gives them a crispy outer skin and a nice juicy inside. I like to have chicken wings in my fridge or freezer all the time. that way, if I don’t want to make something fancy or I don’t know what to make, I’ll just cut them …

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Chef Movie Review – Jon Favreau Serves It Up!

While this has little to do on a food blog, I felt the need to write about this one. Having some time to myself today I decided I would watch “Chef” currently available on Netflix. Several people I’ve crossed paths with have recommended it with very enthusiastic tones, so I figured it was finally time to pop a squat and take a look for myself. I was expecting just …

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The Healthy Choice Is An Air Fryer

These times of uncertainty have many families staying at home for dinner time. The Coronavirus pandemic has created a world where people can’t just go out to a restaurant without worrying about our and our loved ones health. We can just have dinner at home. But for some, it’s not that easy. We look to kitchen appliances in order to …