When I was in college, my parents and sister went away for an extended weekend without me. I don’t remember how long they were gone or where they went—it seemed like they never went anywhere. What I do remember is my ill attempt to throw a party while they were away. In my dreams I … Continue reading A Mary Party
Sept. 15 marks the start of National Hispanic Heritage Month, a celebration of Hispanic culture that goes till Oct. 15. I always thought it was pure genius that the observation cut across two months since Hispanic Heritage Month is officially 30 days long. Having the celebration straddle both September and October means that events get … Continue reading Guava Swirl Cheesecake: What in the Swirl?