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Cheese Pupusas

So I decided to spice up dinner yesterday. I had to decide to spice it up three days ago because that’s how long it takes to pickle the lettuce into curtido, the traditional side serving for pupusas. 65 more words

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Carrot Cake Muffins

Some muffins taste like dessert. You take a bite and think: “Wow, I probably should have just had a cupcake for the amount of nutritional value this gave me.” Not the case with these muffins. 81 more words

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Rice Pudding

I watched this video on the New York Times about how rice pudding has “no rules”! “You don’t need a recipe!” Fair enough, rice pudding is flexible, but there is one rule. 109 more words

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Broccoli Rabe Lasagna

The name of this dish is pretty misleading. It sounds like Broccoli Rabe is the star of this dish, when the reality is the lasagna totally dominated by cream sauce and cheese. 42 more words

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Is the CIA deliberately funding Al Qaeda?

On March 14, The New York Times published an article entitled, “C.I.A. Cash Ended Up in Coffers of Al Qaeda,” detailing how the government of Afghanistan used “a secret fund that the Central Intelligence Agency bankrolled” to help pay a $5 million ransom to Al Qaeda, which had kidnapped an Afghan diplomat. 501 more words

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Pasta with Fried Lemons and Chili Flakes

My boyfriend was in town so I got to cook for more than just one! My boyfriend is not a super adventurous eater (aka only Italian or American food) and I am a produce princess, so this dish was the perfect compromise for us. 32 more words

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Brooklyn Bowl Fried Chicken

This might even beat Chick-Fil-A…A super quick recipe; easy for weeknights and quick dinners. It’s a little sketchy having a pot full of oil boiling away, but hey, the result was worth it. 26 more words

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