April 28th Is Save The Frogs Day

April 28th, 2012 by Craig Mullins

Save The Frogs Day is the brainchild of the Save The Frogs organization, which was founded by Ecologist Dr. Kerry Kriger in May 2008, and is the world’s largest day of amphibian education and conservation. Save The Frogs is the first, and only, public charity dedicated solely to protecting members of amphibian species – caecilians, […]

April 27th Is Arbor Day

April 27th, 2012 by Craig Mullins

From the Latin “arbor”, meaning “tree”, the Arbor Day holiday is observed across the country by individuals and groups who honor the day by planting and caring for trees. Believe it or not, Arbor Day in America dates back to 1872. The brain child of Julius Sterling Morton, who was President Grover Cleveland’s Secretary of […]

April 23rd Is National Picnic Day

April 23rd, 2012 by Craig Mullins

Today is National Picnic Day! Get out your baskets and blankets; grab a couple sandwiches, a bottle of wine or two and enjoy your meal outdoors! pic•nic [pik-nik]; noun 1. an excursion or outing in which the participants carry food with them and share a meal in the open air. 2. the food eaten on […]

April 22nd Is Earth Day

April 17th, 2012 by Craig Mullins

On April 22nd of each year, people of the world come together to celebrate and honor the biggest and most important thing we have in common – the Earth. Credit for establishing the holiday is often given to John McConnell, who allegedly came up with the concept at the 1969 UNESCO Conference in San Francisco. […]

April 20th Is Lima Bean Respect Day

April 17th, 2012 by Craig Mullins

While many people across the world may be celebrating a different holiday this April 20th, here at Mullins Farms, we’ll be all about lima beans that day. In case you’re not aware, April 20, 2012 is Lima Bean Respect Day. Personally, I’m not a huge fan of the lima bean, but I can certainly respect […]

How To Make A Rejuvelac Drink with Recipes and Health Benefits

April 13th, 2012 by Craig Mullins

While Ann Wigmore is rightly credited for popularizing the Rejuvelac drink drink that so many are drinking now, it has evolved and people are making the drink in all sorts of different ways now. According to Wikipedia: Rejuvelac is a general term for a fermented liquid purported to improve digestion of food. Rejuvelac is prepared […]

April 19th Is National Garlic Day

April 12th, 2012 by Craig Mullins

I recently had some issues with food allergies and for a day or two thought I might be allergic to garlic. Those few days that I stayed away from it were some of the hardest in my life. Not only do I love garlic and enjoy eating it, but garlic is found in many items […]