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Figs Figs, good for the heart (you know the rest) by Naomi D. Patient Expert Thankyou to la petit chinoise for this photo. I know I seem to be banging on about either figs... when they are at their best. So gather the last of this seasons figs and have this for breakfast or desert. A high calcium treat...
Figs. I "discovered" figs in Col... by Nona J. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Figs. I “discovered” figs in Colorado. Yummy, black mission figs, cut in half, drizzled with honey and sprinkled with goat cheese. (Ahh, those were the days of cheese) Here in Italy, the figs...
Fig Season Part I: Fig Galette by Fay L. Patient Expert Fig Season Part I: Fig Galette August 27, 2008 I’ve mentioned my personal fruit farm next door (my kind-hearted neighbors) in past entries and I have been waiting all summer for their figs...
Figs-to-go for Fig-a-ro by Amy R. Patient Expert As I write “Fig-a-ro” I’m singing it in my head.  How can you not sing the words, “Fig-a-Ro.... Figs were easy to use though! I found a million recipes using dried figs.  Pasta’s, energy bars, salads...
Fig Season Part III: Fig, arugula and prosciutto pizza by Fay L. Patient Expert Fig Season Part III: Fig, arugula and prosciutto pizza September 5, 2008 This is the last in my three part series on figs, and I saved the best for last.  I modified this from a recipe...
Fig Season Part II: Fig Ice Cream by Fay L. Patient Expert Fig Season Part II: Fig Ice Cream August 29, 2008 When you have a seemingly endless supply of figs, one tries a variety of methods of prepare this distinctly sweet and rich fruit...
Chocolate Covered Fig-aliciousness. by Making Love In The Kitchen Healthy Living Professional Is it just me or do you find that figs are amazingly sexy? They’re sweet and juicy..., it is one of the oldest known plants. Ritual copulation followed the arrival of the new fig crop in Ancient...
Pizza with Prosciutto, Gorgonzola & Balsamic Fig Compote by Carrots 'N' Cake Patient Expert The star ingredient of tonight’s dinner was fresh figs. Yesterday, my mom gave me a bunch of figs (more reduced produce) and said they needed to be used as soon as possible. They were super ripe...
Can Figs Cause Nightmares? by Dr. Rob Dobrenski Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven as my saliva-soaked change. "I ate figs last night. Those always give me really bad dreams." I'm fairly... all the time when I eat figs." So why do you keep eating them?"Maybe you're allergic to them," I said. "Maybe...
"Gone Figging" by Pattie B. Patient Expert Fig season officially kicked off for me yesterday. Figs are a great source of fiber, calcium... philosopher Pliny the Elder claimed figs helped people retain a youthful appearance. Figs are best eaten...

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