Similar to blackeye peas in shape and size, in addition to their prominent purple spot, these peas have a wide array of culinary uses. A warm annual crop that doesn't abide well by frost, these peas are well known for their uses in the warmer, sunnier climate of the deep south. Having more folate than [...]
Half a cup of cranberries contains only 25 calories. The nutrients in cranberries have been linked to a lower risk of urinary tract infections, prevention of certain types of cancer, improved immune function, and decreased blood pressure. Fall and Winter are great seasons for getting yourself a handful or two, and whether it's a [...]
This mesmerizing vegetable is actually an exotic variant of the cauliflower. If you're feeling tripped out while looking at it, that's because it is a natural approximation of a fractal. In fact, the spirals on the head of romanesco follow the Fibonacci pattern — so toss one into your next stir-fry if you really want to [...]
Special Offer Buy 3 pumpkins and get a certificate to attend a Bonfire at the Rype & Readi Farm to be scheduled in November, December, and January. Just stop by the Downtown Farm Market and select your pumpkins! The fun never stops at Rype & Readi!
St. Augustine, Florida, ranks as one of America’s most haunted cities, not just because of its history, but because of its vast number of documented supernatural sightings. Founded in 1565 by the Spanish, St. Augustine has a colorful history that includes many battles and lots of pirate activity, so it's not surprising that St. Augustine often makes [...]
There's something about turning over the calendar on your wall to the month of September, signalling the end of summer and eliciting thoughts of crisp autumn weather, warm sweaters, and the advent of Fall holidays... that is oh, so inspiring. You know, those holidays that conjure thoughts of delicious home-cooked meals, pumpkins and gourds for [...]