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Food Blog, Health

Almond Benefits for Skin, Hair, and Body

What are Almonds? Almonds are edible oval-shaped nut-like seeds that come from the almond tree. It’s believed that Almonds are native to North Africa, Middle-East, and Asia. The almond nut is considered a delicacy with several health benefits. You can add the buttery-tasting nut into any dish, or eat it raw or roasted as a […]

Food Blog

How to Deep Fry Safely at Home

Cooking is an essential process in meal preparation intended to make food easy to digest and also to improve its taste. There are several ways of cooking including baking, boiling, grilling and many more. Another common cooking process is deep frying – and that’s what we’ll cover extensively in this article. What is Deep Frying? […]

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Food Blog

Curd Vs Custard – What’s the Difference?

Curd and custard taste great in different ways. Besides their heavenly tastes, they also might look alike and possess several similarities when it comes to ingredients, thickness, and creaminess. However close these two look similar in one way or another, they have notable differences. Here is a guide of curd vs custard that you need […]

hands holding potatoes
Food Blog

15 Unusual Uses for Potatoes

Potatoes are a staple in numerous cuisines across a lot of cultures. You can have them fried, baked, roasted, sautéed, or as part of your soup or salad. In fact, they come forth after rice, corn, and wheat as the most consumed food crop. But potatoes also have numerous other uses outside the kitchen. Some uses […]

Food Blog, Health, Recipes

4 Easy Ways to Fry Fish

There is no smarter decision than adding fish to your daily meals. A good fry-up is not only tasty but also comes with a whole lot of nutrients. You might be aware that fish meat can contribute to your health and happiness, right? Well, you don’t need a lot of adornments to achieve that. Instead, […]

beers from the 70s and 80s
Food Blog

Nostalgic Beers From the 70s and 80s

People who enjoyed a beer in the 70s and 80s get Nostalgic when they remember the good times they had back then. Beers that existed in the 70s and 80s and did not pass the test of time are forgotten.  However, the beers that stood the test of time still get consumers today. They seem […]

kitchen grill working/infomercial cooking products
Reviews

Best 5 Infomercial Cooking Products of All Time

Most people don’t give a second thought about infomercial cooking products. I was like you until I discovered the power behind infomercials. I have significantly reduced my window shopping time. I can now dedicate that precious time to more productive activities like playing with my kids and trying out new recipes. Before settling to buy […]

best foods to buy in bulk
Food Blog

5 Tips to Becoming a Professional Grocery Shopper

Are you an organized and meticulous individual who is interested in earning extra income? The grocery business is one of the fastest-growing businesses and you could be useful as a shopper. You might even want to be a professional grocery shopper. A professional grocery shopper can earn a five-figure annual salary, making it a lucrative […]

Most Popular Salads In America assorted
Food Blog

10 Most Popular Salads In America

Discover the most popular salads in America with my round up of delicious salad inspiration. America boasts a range of diverse cuisines, influenced by people of different backgrounds and cultures. Most Popular Salads in America Salads are among the foods that come in hundreds of varieties. They are highly accepted owing to their nutritious value […]

egg recipe pancake
Food Blog

How to Clean Eggs with Vinegar

Vinegar has many uses, but have you heard about cleaning eggs with vinegar?  How do you clean the eggs you collect from your poultry house? If you rear chicken you frequently come across dirty eggs soiled in mud, chicken droppings, nesting material, and potentially invisible bacteria among other things. Cleaning eggs is not just for the […]

plated soup and salad lunch
Food Blog, Recipes

30 Appetizing Soup And Salad Lunch Ideas

In the face of many lifestyle diseases, eating healthy meals is the way out. But this does not mean you overlook delicious dishes. There are many scrumptious foods out there that nutritionists recommend due to their nutrient value to the body. Such foods are essential and bolster your health and general well-being. A soup and […]

apple cider vinegar in bottles
Food Blog

How to Use and Store Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar is a kitchen spice popular for its amazing health benefits and pleasing flavor. This ingredient comes from a combination of crushed apples and yeast. The yeast aids fermentation to change the sugar content of the apple into alcohol with the help of special bacteria. Due to its composition, it has a long […]

dinner party theme
Food Blog, Lunch, Parties

30 Dinner Party Themes

Having friends and family around for dinner doesn’t need to feel like a chore to keep the in-laws happy. Whenever I have people over for tea, I think it’s nice to add a little something extra and make it a dinner party. I used to throw tons of dinner parties where my guests would show […]

tomatoes at a farmers market
Food Blog

20 Frugal Grocery Shopping Tips

Things can get rather generic with frugal grocery shopping tips. I found a lot of the info available to be pretty general. In practice, it never really worked out for me. So, I dug a little deeper to try and uncover some frugal grocery shopping tips that actually work. Here are 20 of them I’ve […]

savory breakfast egg salad
Food Blog

30 Savory Breakfast Ideas

Having had first-hand experience of the effects of skipping breakfast, I then religiously made sure I make time for the ‘most important meal of the day.’ I set time aside to enjoy breakfast now, but, so many recipes seem to cater to a sweet tooth. That’s why I’ve notched up a selection of 30 great […]

garlic bulbs for garlic press
Reviews

Best 5 Garlic Presses

If you are reading this, you are likely looking for the best garlic press. A garlic press is one of those gadgets that I just can’t live without. In the last few years I have tried many different types, and today I can tell you about the best 5 garlic press. But why garlic press? […]

Salad prepared in Salad spinners
Reviews

My 4 Absolute Favourite Salad Spinners

I cannot stand a soggy salad; when the vegetables are limp and wet I immediately lose my appetite however tempting the ingredients are. That’s why salad spinners are a must in my kitchen. Over the years I’ve had quite a few – some good and some not so good.  If you’re new to cooking (or […]

Bowl of Bibimbap
Recipes, Travel

Homemade Bibimbap in 10 Easy Steps

When travelling around South Korea, I tried my best to sample as much of the local cuisine as possible to get a true feel for the country. One of my favourite dishes from my trip was Bibimbap. No two places served it the same way. The ingredients could be entirely different from the last, but […]

autumn slaw
Recipes

Fresh & Simple Autumn Slaw

Hello all! I hope you’re all getting as excited about Autumn as I am. If not, hopefully my Autumn slaw will help you on your way. The start of Autumn is probably my favourite time of year. We still have the remnants of the warmer weather, but the leaves on the trees are starting to […]

Recipes

5 Light Summer Ceviche Recipes

Summer is just around the corner. As the sun is creeping into my kitchen window I’m starting to think about all the fantastic summer produce that’s about to come into season. Farmer’s markets are a perfect way to find out what ingredients are customary at this time of year. Every time I find myself wandering […]

eating eggs on bread
Food Blog

Pros and Cons of Eating Eggs

Thinking about my favourite dish – full English breakfast, and trying to imagine it without eggs, pretty much ruins the entire dish. I probably speak for many other people, and not just foodies. I’ve long since been made wise to the negative effects eating eggs can have though, so I do try to limit my […]

salad with crunchy topping
Food Blog

20 Crunchy Salad Toppings

Prepared properly and made as fresh as possible, even the most carnivorous of meat-lovers amongst us loves a good salad. Whether it’s a sizeable helping for dinner, or a smaller serving enjoyed as a side, it’s the crunchy salad toppings that make the dish. Crunchy salad toppings in particular, add a whole new dimension to […]

scones in a basket
Food Blog

20 Delicious Scone Toppings

For a lot of Brits, scones are just a staple of afternoon tea, to be enjoyed with clotted cream and jam exclusively. Scones and scone toppings can be as creative as you like; you can go sweet or savoury depending on your preference. Over the years I have experimented with many different types of recipes […]

flu bomb tea
Recipes

My 3 Best Flu Bomb Recipes

Flu bomb and cold bomb recipes are essential during the colder months of the year! Every winter as the cold creeps in, so do the stuffy noses and sniffles. My kids come home all bunged up and I know that soon enough the whole house will be plagued with another cold. This year I decided […]

Coffee shop setting
Travel

Finding Familiar Food in Phuket, Thailand

Are you planning a visit to Phuket Island, in the Southeast Asian favourite destination of Thailand? Well then, if you’re a foodie you’re in for a real treat. There is Thai food galore and you’ll get to enjoy all the culinary delights of the entire Southeast Asian region, with some dishes such as sticky rice […]

beer and food
Food Blog

Keeping Drunk Munchies Under 250 Calories

I started drinking alcohol when I left home for college. I made friends quickly, and I was soon introduced to the mayhem of college parties. We would get together every Friday night and hit the town, going from pub to pub drinking as much as our bodies could take. Usually, this would result in waking […]

selection of cakes
Recipes

8 Must-Try Cake Recipes

It’s no secret that I’m a little bit obsessed with baking cake. If I ever have a spare couple of hours I’m in the kitchen baking up some tasty treats to send with the kids to school. Over the years I’ve stumbled on some incredible recipes. With any baking journey, you’d find that there will […]