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Vegetables

Advice from a Pumpkin: Be well-rounded. Get plenty of sunshine. Give thanks for life’s bounty. Have a thick skin. Keep growing. Be outstanding in your field. Think big! – Ilan Shamir – After all the trouble you go to, you get about as much actual “food” out of eating an artichoke as you would from licking 30 or 40 postage stamps. -Miss Piggy – Any dish that has either a taste or an appearance that can be improved by parsley is ipso facto a dish unfit for human consumption. – Ogden Nash – An idealist is one who, on noticing that roses smell better than a cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup. – Henry L. Mencken – Butternut squash is a real letdown. No butter, no nuts, just squash. – Author Unknown – Calories are little units that measure how good a particular food tastes. Fudge, for example, has a great many calories, whereas celery, which is not really a food but a member of the plywood family provided by mother nature …