Category Archives: Health

Starbucks Frappuccino Drink Reviews

Review of Starbucks line of Frappuccino bottled drinks. Price: $1.25 to $2.75 Size: 9.5 fluid ounces Availability: Most markets Website: http://www.starbucks.com/grocery/frappuccino.asp The Frappuccino was one of Starbucks first products to go beyond a Starbucks in store selling point besides ground coffee by the pound. It is based on their cold smoothie like coffee drinks without

Tips on Home Brewing Beer

Most home brewing is unfortunately undertaken by the non serious amateurs who have visions of brewing up bottle after bottle of first rate quality beer that would have customers knocking at their door to demand slab after slab no matter what the cost. Truth of the matter is that home brewing is not as easy

Tips Eating Eating out Restaurants Mid Range Restaurants Cost Money Saving Money Spending

Lets just face it; in these hard economic times every one (not just Americans) are fighting to save every penny and to save every dollar we can save. A way we can do this is by looking at where we are spending the most money out in our monthly spending. One of those places is

Teaching Children to Cook

Teaching children to cook starts from an early age engaging their enthusiasm in the whole process of food and dining. From before they can handle fine motor skills you can get them involved with laying the table, ask their opinion on tastes. Play games involving trying out different foods, finger foods. After all cooking is

Tea as a Healthy Drink

Fancy coffees, hot chocolate and assorted other exotic hot drinks can be found on every street corner of society. In fact, a sort of cult following has developed around the coffee shop experience. While these drinks can be exciting, delicious and intoxicatingly delightful to our taste buds, they often spell instant doom to any dietary

The Healthiest Type of Chocolate

We can now add chocolate to the list of prescription medications that are overflowing the medicine cabinet. Studies show that eating chocolate regularly and in moderation can lower the risk of cardiovascular disease and high blood pressure. It is even believed that its ingredients stimulate the brain and could be associated with happiness and the

Product Reviews Thorntons Chocolates

I have always been a fan of Thorntons chocolate; from their delicious praline filled offerings to their sumptuously moorish bars. So it was with a certain amount of joy I was handed a box of their finest chocolates to try. A look at the menu on the box informs me this is an orange cream.

How to Make the best Bloody Mary

To some, combining Worcestershire sauce, Tabasco, beef bouillon and tomato juice along with several other savory ingredients such as cayenne pepper and celery salt, that the result would be a delightfully spicy soup or a bold sauce, robust with flavor. When a splash of vodka and a celery stick are added, the expectations have changed

Product Reviews Chocolate Chex Cereals

The original Chex Cereal, manufactured by cereal giant General Mills, has long been an American favorite. Bought in 1997 from the Ralston Purina Company, Chex still continues to be just as popular as it was in the 1950’s. Over the years Chex has gone from the original Rice and Corn flavors to Multi-Bran, Honey Nut

Outdoor Canning with using a Turkey Fryer

Canning outdoors with a Turkey Fryer An interesting concept and experiment that most canners have to try is canning your garden fresh produce with the use of an outdoor turkey fryer. Yes, that’s right the kind where you normally fill it with oil and place the turkey in it to cook. Only with this use