Category Archives: Featured Articles

Florida avocado now available…

I’m a big avocado fan.  One of my favorite ways to eat avocados is to cut a slice and sprinkle it with a bit of salt.  For a more fulfilling snack, spread it on a piece of bread.  As a side dish, … Continue reading

Leave a comment

Parkesdale’s homegrown summer peas

Along with growing “pickles” in the summer time, Parkesdale Farms grows a few varieties of summer peas: black eye, zipper, and conk. All three types are conventionally grown in our fields in Dover, FL.  To maintain freshness, they are picked … Continue reading


Quick Trip to Monkey Joe’s

This weekend we had the opportunity to visit Monkey Joe’s at Pointe Orlando through a Central Florida blogger meet up.  This wasn’t our first time there.  In fact, some time last year, the girls were asked to be part of … Continue reading

Leave a comment