Ah, missed the boat perhaps, regarding the food?
Growing sugar snap peas is easy and requires minimal care. Sugar snap peas are a cool-weather crop that should be planted two to four weeks before the last frost in the spring, or six to eight weeks before the first frost occurs in the fall.
My sweetness is more towards chestnuts:
the sweet chestnut vendor’s
Publications credits: Snapshot Press Calendar 2011
Award credit: Runner up, Snapshot Press Haiku Calendar 2010
I hope that it's only sugar peas that lose their sweetness in July, or are you thinking of a new person in your life? ;-)