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Coco's Paradise! An adventure in Honduras Cuisine.

My husband took our daughter out for a date, so I was left with a Friday evening alone. JACKPOT!! So I took myself out to dinner to a little place around the corner I have been dying to try,  979 more words


Paleo Chocolate Plantain Waffles

I’ve tried a lot of waffle recipes to find one that my son, Daniel, likes. He’s beyond picky when it comes to gluten free baked goods. 508 more words

Fried Sweet Plantains

Fried sweet plantains are one of my favorite side dishes. The simplicity of this dish is astonishing.

Simply peel and slice the ripe plantains and fry them in vegetable oil until cooked through and golden on both sides. 131 more words


Tid Bit(e) Tuesday


  1. Good source of carbohydrates- Plantains are a good, healthy source of starchy carbs. Sometimes when people clean up their diets they are left without many choices and can go too low carb because they aren’t eating the processed junk that is filled with empty, processed carbohydrates.
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Ethakka Appam (Banana Fritters)

One of my all-time, favorite South Indian snacks is ethakka appam. I’ve seen a few variations with the spices used in the ethakka appam batter, but this recipe is the way my mom makes it (and, of course, my favorite!). 367 more words


"Chorizo" and Plantain Hash with Eggs

Happy Monday, everyone! This weekend I got 2 new cookbooks and the first recipe that jumped out at me was a breakfast hash. What’s not to like, right? 222 more words