Fandango's Provocative Question

FPQ#13 Do you believe that size matters ?

“Do you believe that size matters? Please explain your response.”   Of course size matters! If you upsize your meal too frequently, you eventually  up size your clothes. When you choose bite size or fun size, you may go hungry but you can drop a  few pounds. I think this universal truth is self explanatory.   Written for Fandango’s Provocative Question FPQ# 13 Continue reading FPQ#13 Do you believe that size matters ?

Queen of Questions, 2019, #3

Theresa, The Haunted Wordsmith creates fun challenges for us . This Queen of Questions #3, is the latest in her series of questions. You can view Theresa’s original post by clicking here. Today’s questions are about food. I love talking, reading and writing about food so I am going to have fun with these. What is your favorite chocolate dessert? This is so difficult to … Continue reading Queen of Questions, 2019, #3

Queen of Questions, 2019, #3

Theresa, The Haunted Wordsmith creates fun challenges for us . This Queen of Questions #3, is the latest in her series of questions. You can view Theresa’s original post by clicking here. Today’s questions are about food. I love talking, reading and writing about food so I am going to have fun with these. What is your favorite chocolate dessert? This is so difficult to … Continue reading Queen of Questions, 2019, #3

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Sprinkle

If you sprinkle the right thing on an ordinary dish, you can take it to the next level. A hum-drum, ho-hum dish can become remarkable.   Multi-coloured sugar sprinkles, also called hundreds and thousands add to the visual appeal of ice cream and baked goods. How can you resist something that looks so pretty?     Herbs, when you  sprinkle them on food, take flavor … Continue reading Sprinkle

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Pumpkin Spice Latte : Trending Now

Pumpkin Spice Latte Coffee Chronicles — Part Four A series documenting the ongoing saga of mankind’s relationship with coffee. The pumpkin spice latte is trending now. You can see it in most lists of autumnal favourites. It is fast becoming as much of a seasonal culture icon as the pumpkin itself. Every October and November, pumpkins abound not just on grocer’s shelves but all over. … Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Latte : Trending Now

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Cold Remedies From Your Kitchen

Cooler weather can bring coughs, colds and sniffles. Your kitchen can provide natural cold remedies that can treat or help to prevent these . These hot drinks clear your nasal passages. They soothe scratchy throats. Your body needs more fluids when you are ill. These hot drinks keep you hydrated. Two to thrèe cups of any of these daily are extremely beneficial for colds as … Continue reading Cold Remedies From Your Kitchen

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SMOOTHIES: Health In A Tall Glass

Smoothies come in all colours of the rainbow, all flavours in the world and can incorporate any ingredient under the sun. You can chuck just about any food into a smoothie as long as your blender or mixer can handle the texture. Dark coloured foods like strawberries, kiwifruit, spinach, beetroot, mango give lovely appetizing colours to smoothies. You can get the pickiest of picky eaters … Continue reading SMOOTHIES: Health In A Tall Glass

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Fun Things To Do With Ice cream: Sundaes, Floats And More

Ice cream, like fruit, is delicious enough to be enjoyed on its own as a dessert or snack. Yet ice cream, like fruit, can lend itself to many different combinations, recipes and serving suggestions. Baked Alaska is probably the most spectacular ice cream based dessert ever. It is a culinary  feat as well as a lesson in Physics. It consists of ice cream covered with … Continue reading Fun Things To Do With Ice cream: Sundaes, Floats And More