Green Bean Casserole

Green bean casserole might be one of my favorite Thanksgiving dishes… and it is so simple – canned green beans, cream of mushroom soup, and french-fried onions!  It is one of the few things that I never make “from scratch.”  This was to quickly change, especially since I live in Colombia!  Since I couldn’t find…

Butternut Squash Casserole

I looked high and low for sweet potatoes or yams in Bogotá.  I went to supermarkets and corner stores, and yet these patatas were nowhere to be found.  I showed a picture to Leito, who told me that they were called patatas, but even with pictures and my new vocabulary, I could not find them.…