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Cheesy, Creamy Baked Mac & Cheese

December 12, 2023

My current mac and cheese recipe! If you remember the last time I posted my mac and cheese video (about 2 years ago), I mentioned that I’m always switching up the ingredients and process I use for mac and cheese – be it the types of cheeses, using a roux or not, adding bread crumbs […]

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Christmas “Kitchen Sink” Cookies

December 7, 2023

This one isn’t my original recipe, but one I found on Pinterest by Ginny of InBloomBakery.com. Enjoy! INGREDIENTS  INSTRUCTIONS  NOTES *Measure your flour properly. This is always my #1 baking tip. Do not ever scoop a measuring cup into your flour. This will always lead to using too much flour. (Trust me, I’ve learned the hard […]

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Creamy Spinach Chicken with Orzo

December 6, 2023

My newest recipe attempt (it was a success)! Ingredients for the Chicken: 1 lb. boneless, skinless chicken thighs 1 Tbsp. Avocado oil 3 Tbsp. all purpose flour 2 Tbsp. butter 3 cloves garlic, smashes 1/4 c. chicken broth 1 c. heavy cream 2 c. fresh baby spinach Salt and pepper, to taste Ingredients for the […]

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Puerto Rican Pernil (roast pork shoulder)

November 28, 2023

Okay, I’ve finally decided to start writing out recipes for you all. I know it’s taken me a while – I just haven’t brought myself to do it previously since A. I don’t measure when I cook – which makes writing out precise recipes difficult, and B. figuring out a precise recipe and then writing […]

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Quadretti in Chickpea Cream Sauce

November 25, 2023

I came across this recipe on TikTok (credit: Corre Larkin) and was immediately intrigued by a creamy pasta that had few ingredients, and seemed pretty simple in technique. In my quest to make this, I learned that Quadretti pasta is not very common and is difficult to find in most grocery stores – so I […]

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Sign Up for Our Inaugural Family Christmas Newsletter!

November 20, 2023

Inspired by that new Netflix movie starring Brandy, and this year being our first year celebrating Christmas as a married couple, I thought we’d take a crack at our first ever (virtual) Family Christmas Newsletter! I know you all get a year-round look at our lives via social media – but I figured this would […]

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#KennyGetsMarid: DIY Bridal Nike’s

November 16, 2023

I got so many questions about my wedding DIY projects and I’m so excited to share them all with you! First up are my Blinged out Bridal Nike’s. As a DIY girly, I always have so much fun crafting and working on projects – and these being for my wedding day made it that much […]

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Giving Tuesday 2021

November 30, 2021

Gratitude and giving are big themes this time of year. Whether it’s giving away items from a closet clean out, volunteering with your favorite organizations or donating to those in need, there are plenty of ways to be part of Giving Tuesday this and every year! From a young age, the importance and power of […]

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Question Tag – FAQ & Answers

September 13, 2021

Submit your questions here!

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Travel Guide: Puerto Rico

July 18, 2021

I’m so excited to share a piece of me with you by way of this fun, knowledgable travel guide to my home land! In this guide, you’ll learn about the history and culture of Puerto Rico, get a taste of the best places to eat, and get my personal recommendations on the sights to see […]

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