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calabasa, aka squash, aka pumpkin soup!

Over the past holidays a lot of people down here in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico were lamenting about not being able to find pumpkin. A pumpkin is really just a winter squash, family Curcubita. The one they want, wanted is the … Continue reading

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Way back when….

Way back, I used to write a lot about local fruits and veggies and how to eat or prepare. These posts were pretty popular.  I stopped. I don’t know why. I still frequently get asked about what a fruit or veggie … Continue reading

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Lemon Tree very pretty

Lemon tree very pretty and the lemon flower is sweet But the fruit of the lemon is impossible to drink lyrics to Lemon Tree Song It is citrus time here in the Yucatan.  The trees are full of fruit, and the fruit is plentiful … Continue reading

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peanut butter

  When Tom and I lived in Colorado we almost exclusively bought and ate Adam’s peanut butter. I’m a bigger peanut butter fan than Tom, but he’s a pickier eater than me.   Since we’ve been here in Merida we can only … Continue reading

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