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Baaaaack in NY!

I’m back in New York!!! I’m reunited with my parents, my brother, my friends, my bed, my cats… And my mom’s food!!!!!

It’s been a really productive day. 544 more words

Hair Garden Recipes by Aphropuphs: Plantain and Peas with Jasmine Rice

This has to be among one of my most favorite dishes! Bean stew with fried plantains and jasmine rice. What I love most about the dish is that they can easily be transformed into vegetarian and vegan dishes!  346 more words

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I'm Hispanic Too!

I was recently at a function where I met a woman who pulled me aside and said quietly, sheepishly “I hope this isn’t too personal but are you Hispanic?” Personal? 338 more words


Nigerian Pop-up Dinner, Tunde Wey Style

During this past summer, I got turned on to the concept of pop-up art galleries while at one of the many street festivals that Chicago hosts. 540 more words


Bizot Bar Brunch

We’re located half way between Five Leaves and Egg – the two kings of Brooklyn Brunch (see: Time Out’s Best Brunch NYC 2014 Edition).  From dining at these great places we’ve come to think that the brunch equation is some combination of rich coffee, creamy eggs, and fluffy batter. 220 more words