Like other citrus fruits, lemons probably originated in Southeast Asia. The lemon was probably the first citrus to reach the Mediterranean. The first cultivation of lemons in Europe was in…

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Lemon Ricotta Cake

Nothing says spring like lemons! To get the warmer seasons started, here is a lemon cake that is not only delicious but nutritious, using ricotta cheese, high in calcium, vitamins…

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Wild water cress


Watercress, a member of the mustard family, is an aquatic plant.  Commercial watercress is usually cultivated in large ponds but is at its best when found growing wild in springs…

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