An amino acid present in onions known as L-tryptophan, serves as a natural sedative, quickly lowering your blood sugar and creating a sense of calm and sleepiness.
Before tomatoes became the most popular vegetable (though technically a fruit) in the world, they had to overcome a deadly reputation. Tomatoes are thought to have originated in the Americas back in 700 AD. By the 16th century they had found their way to Europe where they were met with mixed reviews. The red fruit… Continue reading Why Tomatoes Only Killed The Rich
Bananas start out growing straight towards the ground, but on their way to maturing they go through a process called negative geotropism.
That gorgeous hedge of 100 year old lilac bushes that edge historical properties have interesting roots. Chances are what sits beneath those roots may surprise you!