Fruit or vegetable? Most people think an eggplant is a vegetable, but it's not...it's a fruit!
The should be stored in a cool, dry place and eaten within a day or two of purchase.
Now for some hands-on fun:
Pick up a copy of Still-Life Stew by Jelena Clare Pittman.
The fun and colorful book of colors, sizes and shapes inspires a girl's painting and includes a recipe for vegetable stew. After reading the book, put some soup on to simmer and break out the art supplies to make your own vegetable still-life artwork using clays, acrylic paints, or even real vegetables.
This series is inspired by The ABC's of Fruits and Vegetables and Beyond.