November 6, 2013

Heirloom Tomatoes and More

Tweet   Roma tomatoes and tomates de bola were the only two tomatoes I knew growing up. Then about 10 years ago some friends proudly showed us the heirloom tomatoes in their garden. I had no idea what they were talking about, I thought they were referring to a specific variety, but they presented me […]

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September 3, 2013

Creamy Squash and Carrot Soup

Tweet   My mom always has cans of evaporated milk in her pantry. She used it in her weekly cooking, for café con leche, chocolate, rice pudding, or soups! She made the most creamy, delicious soups and today I’m sharing a recipe that I actually created in my college years for those fall afternoons, but […]

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