Whenever I do my “Heart-Smart Women” public presentations, I bring along a unique prop. To help me demonstrate to my audiences what a woman’s heart looks like, I pull out a red bell pepper. Yes. A pepper.
When I shop for my prop at my local grocery store, I look for just the right one: a nice healthy red colour, slightly pointy at the bottom, about the size of my clenched fist, and I weigh it at the produce department scale looking for one that weighs about 250 grams.
But am I wrong about those comparisons to the heart? . Continue reading “Fun factoids about peppers, pigs and your heart”