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Valentine’s Day II

Disclaimer: Being Argentinean, I grew up barely aware of Valentine’s Day. As a teenager, Hollywood taught me about it, and before I turned 20 it had been added to the “special days” calendar in Argentina. I never though of 2/14 … Continue reading

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Gotta love these cookies

Let me briefly tell the story of these cookies. A long time ago, when I still lived in Argentina and I met Nico, I made these cookies once (I don’t remember exactly whether it was a special occasion or what; … Continue reading

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Almost there

Ugh. Last night was rough. I wasn’t feeling really nervous, and I was exhausted when I hit the bed around 11 pm. I think I fell asleep pretty easily, but then I kept tossing and turning during the night. I … Continue reading

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Taste of home II

There are probably two things about me you already know: I have a sweet tooth that gets terribly annoying when I’m stressed and I have no will power to resist it. I’ve sat at a chair, in front of my … Continue reading

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Chemistry will make me fat

Well, of course it isn’t exactly like that. What will make me REALLY fat is not being able to control my chocolate/any kind of sweet cravings when I’m studying (this gets harder as I get more anxious about my oral … Continue reading

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Taste of home

Nico and I hosted a potluck for New Year’s Eve. Our friend Chieh was craving a ricotta pie (we had talked about it before, so it wasn’t a new craving, which made it even more pressing), so I decided I’d make one … Continue reading

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Another Nico-approved vegetarian recipe

Being a vegetarian and living with a carnivore isn’t easy. Sharing meals with friends isn’t easy, either. I used to be a pretty easy-going person when it came to food (look at my hips and you’ll see I’m not lying). … Continue reading

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