Birthday parties are exciting, fun and wonderful. They create memories that will be cherished and are eagerly anticipated by the children. Of course, they also create a great deal of stress for you, a to-do list that’s a mile long and a great deal of anxiety as the big day draws closer. Here are some [...]
Alternative uses of lemons : handy home remedies (and other) helpful and economical hints from the early 20th century . . .
Eating food without herbs or spices makes them bland and may make it seem tasteless for a majority of the public. Herbs and spices add flavor to your food and make it appetizing. The history of herbs and spices is quite ancient and it is generally agreed that the cultivation of herbs started from China, Middle [...]
The Jager bomb is a very popular bomb shot cocktail, originally made from a mixture of Red Bull and Jagermeister. It has an unusual taste which some liken to cough syrup and gives you a “boost” from the alcohol-caffeine combination. Treat this one with respect!
There are of course many people who swear not to touch coffee because of the negative health effects they believe it can have on them. Yet recent research has shown that a moderate amount of coffee could be the key to helping reduce the risk of some serious illnesses and diseases.
Firstly you need to have a rough idea of how many you are catering for. Cake sizes and shapes vary, obviously round and square are the basics but these days you can have almost anything for instance, diamond, petal, oval, rectangular, bell, heart, shoe the list is endless, so it depends whether you’re a traditional, [...]
Learn how to make your own sugar flowers to use as cake decoration by following the techniques shown in this video. These techniques can be used on any type of cake from cupcakes to wedding cakes!
Cooking over a campfire is one of the best ways to enjoy food. You can make almost anything on a campfire or portable stove, but if you want something fast, try out these recipes next time you’re under canvas. 1. Pie in a Pouch Use any type of meat for this – beef works well [...]
A recent scientific study has explored the influence of nitrates in plants and vegetables on human health. The researchers involved in this study have come to the conclusion that beetroot juice has a very positive effect on the various functions of the human brain. Beetroot juice contains a large amount of nitrates. Apart from beet, [...]
Veganism is a trend that’s becoming more and more popular by the day. Celebrities such as Alec Baldwin, Ellen DeGeneres, Tobey Maguire, Peter Max, and Alice Walker are all vegans. That means they don’t eat meat, dairy products or eggs at all. Although there will always be a debate over whether eating meat is healthy [...]