Remember spending hours shelling purple hull and field peas with my grandmother. Always loved it and I still have the old metal dish pan we shelled in and blanched the peas in before we put them up in the freezer. Sweet memories.
Living in a city often means dealing with a lack of space, particularly yard space. If you are lucky enough to have an outdoor space, but do not have access to land, this DIY wooden wine box planter might just provide the perfect solution. Fern Richardson, author of Small-Space Container Gardens and writer of the site Life on the Balcony, explains:
Tomato slices as big as your slice of fresh white bread--a little salt, pepper and mayo!! A Southern staple--of course, adding some bacon and lettuce just kicks it up a notch or two!! Puttin' on the G.R.I.T.S.