Zucchini Spotlight

Welcome to this week’s Zucchini Spotlight! Zucchini is part of the squash family. Squash seeds have been found preserved in Mexican caves for over 10,000 years. They’re believed to have originated in Mexico and then spread to North, Central, and South America. Native Americans referred to squashes as one of…

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Strawberry Popsicle Recipe

There’s nothing like a cold treat on a hot day. Florida gets hot. So for me, smoothies and popsicles are an enjoyable snack. And when you make them yourself, you control the ingredients that go into them. Don’t want added sugar? Skip the sugar. This Strawberry Popsicle Recipe makes a…

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Strawberry Spotlight

Welcome to this week’s Strawberry Spotlight! The strawberry wasn’t really cultivated until the 18th century, and only the wealth enjoyed this “luxury” item until the mid 19th century. The railroad systems actually helped make the strawberry more popular because it would hold up long enough to be shipped to different…

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