Lifestyle

Pure clear ice may sound easy to achieve but in reality nature (as always) has the advantage here. Have you ever wondered why the ice from your freezer is cloudy in the middle? Apart from not looking that great, when placed in drinks the ice dissolves at a given pace too! To understand how to…

I've come to expect that if I look pretty enough, every fruit, plant, herb and edible thing of the earth is in some way going to fascinate me, even shock me. Knowing these things gives me a deep appreciation for the rich culinary treasures we enjoy. Come please, explore with me the rugged facts of…

Spring is often used as a metaphor for youth. So is the term "salad days." With foliage opening all around the world is colored with many shades of green. And when I think of greens I'm reminded that theible kind are essential to maintaining good health and keeping our minds and bodies as youthful as…

Nourishment is key to good health. Unfortunately, many of us only think we are eating healthily. Consider milk, for instance. Humans are the only bees who drink milk after being weaned from our mother and even drink milk from another species. The pasteurization process destroys the vitamins and nutrients in the original product, so we…

It is how beer steins come to be. They have always commemorated a significant moment in our history. From battles between armies to love affairs between royalty, beer steins were commissioned and have always been a great way to document our lives. If we were to come up with special steins today, we most likely…

The recent change in farming procedures across the globe has seen a rise in the status of organically grown food which until recently was unheard of. All of a sudden, those people who enjoyed eating healthily are now becoming fanatical about the world of organically grown fruit and vegetables. People, who are eating more and…