I Love Love Love Tomatoes

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    To-mae-to, To-mah-to

    my grandmother was raised on a tomato farm, where they ate them everyday.  she raised my mother on frequent tomatoes, and my mother in turn put them before me often.  it would seem that tomato juice is in my blood. aren't tomatoes miraculous?  used in so many...
    de6789 de6789
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 19, 2008

    A Lifelong Love Affair

    I have loved tomatoes for as long as I can remember. I know I used to eat them when I was very very small.  My mother told me she used to de-pip and puree them for me when I was a baby.The best tomatoes I ever ate were the ones my father used to grow in his garden.  I used to...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss
    51-55, F
    6 Responses Apr 11, 2013

    I Really Really Really Love Tomatoes

            This is a huge, HUGE, HUGE tomato plant! I'm hoping mine will be this big this year. (not my photo)    
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses May 22, 2008

    My Favorite Snack

    My tomatoes are just starting to ripen to where aI can pick them and I couldn't be happier. They are definately my favorite fruit
    Msmare Msmare
    31-35, F
    1 Response Aug 6, 2012

    My Doctor's Trying To Tear Us Apart ='(

    But I will NEVA let go of my precious tomatoes... eva <3I really do love tomatoes, and I just don't see a real reason to cut them out of my diet completely. I'll try low fat (for the most part... I'm not cutting out cheese either) and even get rid of the diet soda, or citrusy...
    Infinite9 Infinite9
    70+, F
    May 12, 2012

    I Love My Tomatoes!!!

    I find tomatoes to be one of the most versatile foods in my kitchen. I grew organic tomatoes last year and my plant became a tree at over 6 feet tall(!) I had more tomatoes than I knew what to do with so I gave some away and even managed to sell a few at the farmer's market...
    choctawgrrrl choctawgrrrl
    41-45, F
    Jan 19, 2009

    Waiting Patiently For My Crop....

    This year I planted several varieties: White Cherry,Black Prince, Sungold, Green Zebra I imagine a bowl full of multi-colored cherry tomatoes will make a good salad.  My cherry tomato plants are going bananas ( I know, I know), but the San Marzanos are taking their...
    penguinswon penguinswon
    51-55
    3 Responses Jun 9, 2010

    The Real Story of Dinosaurs

                        Dinosaurs may have met their demise in a global firestorm of tomato sauce triggered by a giant tomato impact, a team of scientists reports in the latest issue of Garden Club Monthly. The tomato...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses May 22, 2008

    I Think My Fav Has To Be Cucumber Tomato Sammies : P

    So so yum. Toast the bread with a little butter, put on some HELLMAN'S light mayo, cracked pepper, tomato, salt, cucumber, a slice of cheese, and OM.NOM.
    Infinite9 Infinite9
    70+, F
    2 Responses May 12, 2012

    Mmmmmmm Fresh Tomatoes

    OMG! I am enjoying one right now.... I have loved tomatoes since I was little girl growing up in the Northern Midwest. There are so many reasons to splurge on this wonderful, sensual fruit/vegetable. Each variety is so sensational, Grape Tomatoes, Cherry tomatoes, Romas and...
    Kelki Kelki
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jul 9, 2010
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