Here's a funny thing. Growing up in Romania, I never ate butternut squash! Yes, I know it sounds odd but there are actually lots of foods I'd never been exposed to before moving here. I don't even think I tried it for years after starting to eat "American Food". That's probably because I was busy gorging on Lucky Charms. Oh the horror (but you know you did too).
I saw the funny looking vegetable in passing but never knew what it was about. I'm fairly certain my mom was in the same boat as it didn't enter the house. At least not for a long while after establishing roots.Read More