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Simple Side Salad

Simple Side Salad |

Growing up, we were the sit down to breakfast, lunch and dinner as a family and no TV type of house. Take out or restaurant outings were rare treats. My mom cooked well rounded three meals every day. We always started the day with a hearty breakfast ...

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Torta Maria Luisa (Maria Luisa Cake)

Torta Maria Luisa (Colombian Sponge Cake) |

As I've mentioned before, I get a lot of e-mails from my readers asking me for traditional Colombian recipes, Torta Maria Luisa or Maria Luisa Cake being one of them. Well, after some phone calls to my family and friends in Colombia, I finally have ...

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Migas de Arepa: A Hearty Breakfast

Migas de Arepa (Corn Cake Migas) |

This dish of eggs scrambled with pieces of arepa and tomato-onion sauce is a popular breakfast served in Colombia. There is no better way to start the day! You can serve this dish with Colombian chorizo, avocado and beans on the side. Migas de ...

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