It’s Knowledge Time!

It’s Knowledge Time!

 

Perhaps you’re like me and have planted yourself a garden for the summer – gotta get those greens, am I right?!

I’ve planted just the simple stuff; jalepenos, peppers, tomatoes, pumpkins, and cucumbers.

Oooo, speaking of cucumbers, did you know that the plant we know now is derived from the wild cucumber, which has spikes that can grow as long as 8 inches and is considered a toxic to consume?

Truth!

 

 

That’s just a little tidbit I learned while watching a YouTube video… yeah, taking your phone with you to the bathroom can lead to some serious YouTube deep-dives.

 

But check it out – our ancestors where some crazy-smart folks who we need to thank for some of the delicious foods we enjoy today!

Learn more and wow your friends with this video: