Hold the tomato!

The news today is just awful. Gas prices hit $4 a gallon and people are losing their homes to foreclosure. Now we are hit with the earth shattering news that our tomatoes may be packing salmanella and all 50 states are included in the warning.

There is just no way I can survive a hot steamy summer without my daily lunch dose of a tomato sandwich – always eaten on white bread with Blue Plate mayonnaise and consumed over the sink with the juice running down my elbows. Last year it was spinach and now my beloved tomato. Say it ain’t so! Continue reading