Someone in a neighborhood near mine is growing Castor Bean plants in their front yard. I had always thought of Castor Beans as a waste plant that grew up, unwanted, in disturbed areas. Owing to its toxic nature I thought it a strange choice for a carefully planted yard. Are castor beans more common in landscaping than I thought? [more inside]
I'm trying to find haricot/navy bean leaves, in Cambridge/Boston, MA. Can anyone suggest a source? [more inside]
Where can I get a 100% natural kids bean bag chair? [more inside]
I am in Northern New Jersey (Boonton) and am trying to take advantage of the fresh produce but there are not as many options as I wish. Is there any way to get fresh Lima Beans or similar beans without driving down to Southern New Jersey? [more inside]
What can I do with leftover vanilla pods OTHER than vanilla sugar or extract? I have both of those already.
I want to like beans, but the texture is generally too mushy or mealy. What are some recipes that get around this? [more inside]
I listen to a lot of audiobooks. Joyce Bean is a favorite narrator of mine. and I am very familiar with her voice. Yesterday I started listening to Dark Curse by Christine Feehan, and there's Joyce Bean's voice saying she is Jane Brown. [more inside]
How can I fix weird HTML to copy it into a text document? [more inside]
I was thinking of going on a strictly bean and rice diet. Is this healthy for me?
How can I improve my cold grain/bean/wild rice/etc salads? They are either too vinegary or too bland, and generally not as good as it seems they should be. [more inside]
I enjoy drinking coffee from various regions. Is there a good online resource for A) determining good coffees from various regions and B) ordering said coffees online? [more inside]
A chilli rabbit recipe from a 'Hemphills Herbs and Spices' book. [more inside]
I've been introduced to Trader Joe's Spicy Black Bean Dip and I absolutely love it; problem is that I live in Canada and can't buy it! So, I've decided the best alternative is to make it. Does any one have a recipe for it? The ingredients (in order) are: Black Beans, Water, Tomato Paste, Onions, Distilled Vinegar (From Corn), Honey, Salt, Jalapenos, Spices, Garlic. The Nutritional information (if that somehow helps) is available at Spark People
What else can I do with fava beans? [more inside]
I love beans, but when I make them myself, they taste gross. What's the secret to great tasting beans? [more inside]
TacoBellFilter: What does the sign on the tortilla warmer that says something like %71 Bean %29 Taco mean? [more inside]