How natural is your lifestyle?
Does the term “heirloom” hold an appeal’?
Are you familiar with Phil Nauta, the Smiling Gardener – organic all the way?
Several years ago, my semi-natural lifestyle led me to the Smiling Gardener.
Several months ago he, thus, introduced me to Heirloom Food Stories.
The first story: “The Onion”.
Gina Lorubbio, the author of “The Onion: Slow and Steady Brings Out Sweetness”, IN ONE PAGE accomplishes much of what I have been attempting.
When I suggest that someone's definition of onion might be "Thirteen Layers of TROUBLE!" of course I am exaggerating. Yes, the perfectly developed onion bulb has thirteen layers... but what keep-onions-away-from-me person would know that, or care?
Let’s play the ‘I’m thinking of something’ riddle game.
The following hints lead to our latest mystery word. (This riddle is more difficult than the previous two riddles.)
Some plants have them; others do not.
Some grow wild; others grow under cultivation.