Gardening and cooking often involve leaps of faith. Yesterday, Judy and I spent the morning browsing all the various booths at the Farmer’s Market at Pepper Place in downtown Birmingham. I love farmer’s markets. They have so much stuff and much of it is pretty weird. As Forrest Gump so eloquently put it, “You never know what you’re gonna get.”
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Many of you probably think Grumpy hunts and devours live animals. Well, he used to, until his wife convinced him to eat a more healthy diet. So here is Grumpy’s new freshly planted salad garden. Not only will its leaves supply lots of Vitamins, minerals, and fiber, but unlike animals they will not struggle while being harvested.
As the Gershwins have been reminding us since 1937, I say “potato,” you say “tater tot.” Luckily, no one called the whole thing off, and now it’s official: the tater tot no longer toils in high school. It’s graduated, and we couldn’t be prouder of its success. Ladies and gentleman, we’re calling this the Year of the Tot.