The nectar of the 2017 peaches: simply divine

Photo by Cynthia Hochswender

Many, many years ago when I was pregnant with my peachy little daughter, Kate, I found myself craving peaches the way that some women (in myth) crave pickles and ice cream. It was all I wanted to eat. 

I’m  not sure what nutrient my body was craving. Perhaps it was all the vitamin A and the beta carotene. Perhaps it was the fiber. Maybe it was the sweet juiciness of what were, in that particular year, particularly delicious peaches.

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