By Jacqueline Farmer

Did you pay attention the single in regards to the banana? Why did the banana exit with the prune? since it could not get a date. Introducing the scrumptious and delectable, the intense and liked, the single and in simple terms . . . banana! BANANAS! is the fundamental publication approximately bananas. certain, you recognize bananas are right for you, yet how sturdy precisely? Ounce for ounce, a banana is much more nutritious than an apple. for you to maintain the health care professional away, test a banana. and there's a lot more to benefit approximately bananas. From their early roots in Southeast Asia to their creation to american citizens on the 1876 usa Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia along Alexander Graham Bell's new invention, the phone, bananas have a really auspicious historical past. Bananas at the moment are shipped (very rigorously) around the world. After interpreting BANANAS!, you will not think about bananas as only a fast, effortless snack anymore.

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Eat right away or wrap in foil and freeze for later. Frosted Banana Milk Shake 1 small, very ripe banana 1 cup milk 1 /4 teaspoon vanilla 1 large scoop vanilla or strawberry ice cream cinnamon or nutmeg Mash banana and put into blender. Add milk, vanilla, and ice cream. With an adult helping, blend well. Pour into glass and top with cinnamon or nutmeg. Did you hear the one about the banana? There are lots of silly banana songs, riddles, poems, and limericks. There are even a few banana epitaphs (tributes on gravestones).

Eat right away or wrap in foil and freeze for later. Frosted Banana Milk Shake 1 small, very ripe banana 1 cup milk 1 /4 teaspoon vanilla 1 large scoop vanilla or strawberry ice cream cinnamon or nutmeg Mash banana and put into blender. Add milk, vanilla, and ice cream. With an adult helping, blend well. Pour into glass and top with cinnamon or nutmeg. Did you hear the one about the banana? There are lots of silly banana songs, riddles, poems, and limericks. There are even a few banana epitaphs (tributes on gravestones).

The banana is special in the way it grows: up to thirty feet tall with no woody trunk. It’s also special for its many unique varieties—just imagine a banana that tastes like ice cream! The banana was one of the first fruits ever grown on a farm, and it’s also really nutritious. Don’t you love that potassium and pectin? Animals and insects think the banana is pretty neat, too. And what other fruit could make us laugh so much? But really, the proof is in the pudding (banana pudding, of course). The banana is special because it tastes so good!

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