The Art that is Custard

Smooth, silky, sweet and tasty, those are just some words to describe such an exquisite dish th..

Pure Comedy as Minnesota Lawmakers Debate a “Cheeseburger Bill”

In the North American republic known as the United States, the most powerful and so-called free..

How Lycopene Can be a Great Natural Food Coloring

You have probably heard of lycopene from any tomato-related study or advertisements, and they'r..

Low in Calories, High in Nutrition

A low calorie and high nutrition diet is probably the best way to go.  Low calories means lowe..

The Fat Flush Plan

There are tons of diet books out there. This one works. I decided to give it a try after a fr..

Salt: The Ultimate Flavoring

If you are asked about your favorite food flavoring, I'm sure that you'd be thinking of cheese,..

A History of Vanilla

Consider this as among the ultimate of sweet flavorings. Who would have though that somethi..

The History of Red Velvet Cupcakes

When we have a cupcake (and eat it too), we don't normally mind how that particular sweet came ..

All About Pine Nuts

Any bowl of pesto is not complete without the presence of pine nuts.  Usually used as an added..

Peppers Galore!

We all know that pepper is one of the ultimate spices. It adds the zing and flavor in otherwise..

Dining Alert! The Danger of Butterfish

It's got a taste that is out of this world, but it's got a side effect that could bring you dow..

Just Add Vinegar

If you want some sour instead of the sweet, skip the lemon or lime juice and brighten up your d..

Jams from around the world

Whether you would rather have some jelly with your peanut butter or some marmalade on your butt..

All About Figs

Although California is among the largest producers of figs in the world, the fig has an Old Wor..

Meals That You Should Never Buy Pre-Made

We all have busy lives, and for some of us, it can be a pain to cook at home. Coming home late ..

Junk Food Makes Kids Stupid

Just when we think obesity is the biggest problem that confronts kids today, along comes a rese..

Kit Kats of the World

Now if you're thinking of having a break, the next Kit Kat you'll reach out for does not have t..

All About Avocados

There are so many things about the avocado.  For instance, it is also referred to as "alligato..

Researchers Predict $160 Big Macs and Shift to Insect Burgers

Head researcher Arnold Van Huis told a disbelieving audience at Wageningen University in the Ne..

All About Rosemary

One of the legends as to the etymology of rosemary associates the herb with the Virgin Mary or ..

The Evolution of Savory Jellos

Unbeknownst to many, jello was initially enjoyed as a savory fare and not as a dessert.  These..

Old World Brine: Pickling New York

Who would have thought that New York is "pickled"in pickle history?  As the nation celebrates ..

Why We Love Sarma Melngailis?

Pundits and so-called culinary experts would say that being an amazing chef and an exquisite be..

Should Lipton Test Their Tea on Animals?

I'm sure many of us have enjoyed a nice cup of tea in the afternoon, or during those cold, chil..

How Lunch Can Save the World

People sometimes take for granted that one special unit in a day called lunch. Lunch hour is n..

An Introduction to Macaroni and Cheese

You could see it everywhere: on grocery shelves, on dinner tables, beside that tray in the cafe..

What’s Cookin’ on Twitter: Chocolate

To kick off the countdown approaching the supposed-sweetest day of the year, let's see if the l..

Beetles Must Now Be Listed as an Ingredient

Little did we know that we might be eating all these beetles all along. Here is another issue ..

5 Foods to Help You Lose Weight

Losing weight is an inter-disciplinary task.  You need to exercise, have a balanced and effect..

Top 10 Antioxidant Fruits

The sweet of benefits of antioxidants is that it can minimize the risk for cancer, enhance the ..

FDA moves closer to criminalizing herbs, vitamins, and minerals

As of April 2011, herbal medicines will require full licensing throughout the European Union. A..

Rare Cacao Beans Striving in Peru

True to its original nature, cacao beans have been a highly valuable commodity.  Even though c..

The Power of Probiotics

It's interesting to know just how useful probiotics are in helping maintain our good health. Af..

Exercise and Alcohol: What You Need to Know

It is easy to assume that exercising will help your body get into a great condition.  Exercisi..

The Hidden Danger of Allergy

This may sound like straight out of a sci-fi novel, but it's happening right now. With technolo..

Obesity and Alcoholism

Treating obesity is not a simple task because it is not just about overeating.  There are many..

An Overview of Celiac Disease

Sometimes, even the most unassuming of foods can cause the greatest harm. It is especially more..

Diverticulosis: The Facts about the Sickness

It is said that increasing age can bring about a host of problems. If history is of any indicat..

The HCG Diet

Dieting can be a very difficult endeavor " especially for people who are trying to lose weight...

Worst Chefs of America: Lots of Laughs and Gaffs

Well, if you're looking for some funny moments in cooking entertainment, then you don't really ..

The Health Benefits of Squash

What makes squash an exciting fruit is that it is a very flexible ingredient.  It can be roast..

Glycemic Index-Friendly Diet: Pasta with Tomato and Bacon Sauce

Here is a recipe with a low glycemic index by high in taste.  For those who want to get rid of..

Reducing the Risk of Type-2 Diabetes Through Diet

Type 2 Diabetes is a metabolic disease wherein the patient experiences insulin resistance and h..

Making Delicious Diabetic-Friendly Breakfasts

Many people believe that breakfast is the most important meal of the day.  Normally, breakfast..

Glycemic Index-Friendly Recipe: Grilled Salmon with Dill and Olive Sauce

People with health concerns such as diabetes and coronary diseases have to be aware of their GI..

Gestational Diabetes Diet Plan

Some female diabetic patients experience gestational diabetes when they go through pregnancy as..

HCG Diet: Lively Citrus Basil Chicken

Losing weight is perhaps one of biggest challenges that a person might encounter. After all, it..

Diabetes 2 Diet

It's considered as a silent killer. It knows no victim. It can attack men, women, and even chil..

Avocado and Cucumber Soup: A Simple Recipe for Diverticulosis

Your health is pretty important. You should know how to take care of it. Now, there are cases i..

Gastroenteritis: A Disease that Must be Dealt With

I'm sure you've all heard about this stuff. It's scary, it strikes without warning, and above a..