Why Your Supermarket Only Sells 5 Kinds of Apples
Meet John Bunker. He wants to bring back the thousands of apple varieties that made American great.
Great article. Click through! Here in Western Mass., I enjoy dozens of apple varieties. Fresh, cider, pies, cider, and turnovers forever! (also cider)
This is a nice, relaxing article on these strange trees, which are native to America.
We get this question a lot: What is that tree dropping the big, knobbly, citrus-looking fruit all over the place? It’s a very simple answer: Osage Orange. Want to know more about this once ubiquitous tree? Then check out this very nice article from Lee Gugliada.
Michelle Obama’s veggie garden on the White House lawn, middle left. Middle is a bee hive! Click for bigger, you’ll be able to see it better.
I’ve eaten at Toscanini’s. They have an incredible Sunday brunch. Definitively not for the budget conscious.
The scoop on rising food costs
- Darcy Hutchinson savored her single scoop of mango ice cream on a recent afternoon at Toscanini’s, a gourmet ice cream shop famous for ingenious flavors. The treat cost $4.25 - up 40 cents from March - but the 27-year-old Tufts veterinary school student said she has grown accustomed to high prices.