Ice Your Herbs
For fresh herbs any time; fill an ice tray with your favorites like rosemary or basil. Cover with olive oil and freeze! Throw into a pan the next time you need to cook with herbs.
Artichokes were first introduced to the US in the 17th century by Spanish and French immigrants.
101 Quite A Pair
Dining Etiquette 101: When at a dinner party - salt & pepper shakers should always be passed together.
The Forbidden Thistle
Until the 16th century many countries forbid women from eating artichokes.