A Uniquely Flavorful Blend of Spices, Peppers, Orange, and Lime

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Sometimes you have to get past certain assumptions if you want to make a change. It’s true in just about every aspect of your life, including what you will and will not eat.

For example, at various times I have made the assumptions that I was allergic to mayonnaise, that…

LIGHTER AND BRIGHTER THAN HUMMUS,
AND AN EGG-FREE ALTERNATIVE TO MAYO

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I didn’t consume mayonnaise or anything that had mayonnaise in it until after college. I didn’t add it to sandwiches until about ten years after that.

Guilty as charged: I was a picky eater when I was a kid. To be honest, new tastes and ingredients can still present a…

Dara O'Brien

Dara O’Brien is a freelance writer based in New York City. When she isn’t cooking or writing about cookbooks, she writes plays and sometimes acts in them..

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