Hot Cross Buns

You have probably heard: "One a penny, two a penny, hot cross buns!" But did you know that sharing a hot cross bun on Good Friday will ensure friendship [...]

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Brick & Mortar

This post has nothing to do with chocolate cake and everything to do with charoset (pronounced ha-row-set). [...]

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Main Squeeze

The citrus fruits of today are all descended from four promiscuous ancestors. The citron, pomelo, pepeda, and mandarin have all garnered attention for [...]

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Apple Gleaning

The Apple Annual was held in Watsonville, California from 1910 to 1913. The festival, marketed as “An Apple Show Where Apples Grow,” was a four-day apple extravaganza [...]

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Seeds of Destruction

"For a seed to achieve its greatest expression, it must come completely undone. The shell cracks, its insides come out and everything changes. [...]

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