Neapolitan, or Duvalin, Paletas

I am in Chicago this weekend to visit college friends and the thing I was most looking forward to, besides spending time with said friends, was eating Mexican food in Chicago! We went into the city this morning and ate churros and chocolate at Xoco, took an architecture boat tour, saw the Bean, visited the…

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Lilac Buñuelos

Spring has arrived to my little yard in the southernmost limits of the city of Boston.  Where there were once empty planters littered by fallen branches from the nor’easters this past winter, now seemingly (and sometimes literally) overnight, there are all sorts of flowers blooming. First the crocuses appeared, then the daffodils and tulips, and…

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