Category | Food and Drink

How To Make Your Own 1lb Coffee Tin Survival Kit

Posted on 29 March 2012

This article will demonstrate how to make your own survival kit that fits nicely into a 1lb coffee tin. A kit this size is great for storing in the trunk of your vehicle. Small kits are ideal because they easier to carry around with you, increasing the chances of you actually having them when it [...]

Reason to Bake Potatoes

Posted on 27 March 2012

Are you one of the many people who think that potato is nothing but a lowly starchy and tuberous crop? Then think again. Potatoes are now even more taking the limelight with more delightful recipes made with them as the central and key ingredient. The thing about potatoes is that you can deal with them [...]

How to Organize a Baking Party

Posted on 25 March 2012

If you like to bake, and you also like to party, you may want to combine both and throw a baking party for your friends. It’s one of those quirky party themes that you could do with family, or friends. You could also probably entice members of your organization to throw this type of party. [...]

Vitamin E in Foods That You Eat

Posted on 22 March 2012

Vitamins are nutrients needed by the body to stay healthy and serve as protection against infections and diseases. There are different kinds of vitamins and they are grouped according to solubility. Fat-soluble vitamins are A, D, E, and K. While water-soluble are vitamins C (ascorbic acid) and B complex. A vitamin having different forms but [...]

Tips For Making A Low Carb Diet Work For You

Posted on 06 March 2012

If you are like most Americans you have tried at least fifteen different diets over the years in order to lose weight. Some of them may have worked short term but if you did lose any weight then it probably was back on within 18 months, along with even more. This is the pattern that [...]

Dangers Of Consuming Wrong Holy Basil Dosage

Posted on 01 March 2012

Over the last few decades the use of herbal remedies has risen significantly. Percentages of as high as 70% have been recorded in many countries and these have indicated that more people are now optimistic about the benefits of herbal remedies such as holy basil. This is a good sign since it has in fact [...]

Springfield IL Gluten Free Guide

Posted on 06 February 2012

Everybody enjoys eating and biting hunk-sized bites out of their delicious food, but gluten-sensitive and celiac sufferers might think otherwise. The ‘what’ and ‘where’ is always important to the ever vigilant gluten-free eater to avoid certain discomforts from being experienced. Eating in Springfield Il gluten-free is easy if you take the necessary precautions about what [...]

Why is it so important to be able to cook?

Posted on 22 January 2012

One of the exciting things is realising how many young people think it is cool to cook. Some of the people who wouldn’t have been ‘caught dead’ in a kitchen until recently are now desperate to learn how to cook even the most difficult fish recipes. It’s hip to entertain casually and whip up a [...]

Making Pour Over Coffee Inexpensively

Posted on 20 January 2012

There is a growing trend in the specialty coffee community – one that revolves around an ancient technology called pour over.  It’s simple a ceramic cone that is set on top of a coffee cup, coffee grounds are poured into the cone, and water is poured over that.  As the hot water is poured over [...]

Is Take-out Food bad for You?

Posted on 19 January 2012

In simple terms, take-out food is just food that is convenient, you do not have to shop for the ingredient, cook the food, and clean up the mess afterwards, but the question is, “Is it bad for you?” The answer is yes, some of the time. It all depends on what you get when you [...]