Whether browsing the Internet, surfing through 500 channels, or flipping through your favorite magazine (or tabloid), you’ll find them everywhere: weight loss supplements that offer quick and easy solutions to shedding unwanted pounds. Simply p... Read more
When Martha Stewart was doing hard time, there were reports that she voluntarily pulled up weeds outside in the prison yard each day. Was she just trying to get out early for good behavior? Not quite. Martha was actually taking an unconventional appr... Read more
Consider the salad to be the ultimate expression of your creativity in the kitchen. The bowl of greens is your canvas; the ingredients are your paints and brushes. A good salad--one that's packed with wholesome foods and tastes great, too--is... Read more
A unification of Japanese, Chinese and Mongolian traditions, known for its variety—particularly when it comes to condiments—Korean meals are generally grilled, stir-fried or stewed. Flavors vary among sweet, sour, s... Read more
Whether you drink it as a hot beverage to ward off Old Man Winter or iced to cool off on a hot summer day, tea is an invigorating drink that people around the world consume in copious amounts. In America alone, each person drinks approximately 155 cu... Read more
Does anyone here take green tea extract? Would you recommend it, or not?
I'm considering taking it as I used to drink lots of green tea but in that past couple years I've lost my taste for most hot drinks. I used to have a lot more energy when I... Read more
An Asian lady in my nutrition class recommended Bitter Melon to lower blood glucose. She prepares daily a bitter melon shake for her diabetic mom. The mother's glucose levels have dropped. The melon looks like a cucumber. Has anybody tried this?... Read more
My latest catalog from the Republic of Tea came with a sample of one of their new teas, Hibiscus Watermelon herbal tea.
It is FANTASTIC, in case you're wondering. 334
So as I'm sitting here, sipping on delicious watermelon tea, I began w... Read more
I've read that tea (black and green) are good for you, but if the regular teas are too bitter for you, try fruit teas. Twinings (and others I'm sure) have tea bags like "Mixed Berries". The fruit flavor makes the tea less bitter without sweetners. I... Read more
Bitter foods can help keep sugar levels under control and also cleanse the body..diabetics tend to feel lethargic during the day, but when eating bitter foods, you will start to feel a lot more energetic through the day. By enjoying these bitter food... Read more
Those who are close to me know that I'm not one to brag. But today, as I look out my kitchen window and prepare for my favorite holiday feast of the year, I am reminded of my days riding the greatest Thoroughbred in history, Man O'War. ... Read more
I pride myself on being an adventurous eater. During my travels (in my omnivorous days), I ate some pretty wacky foods: still squirming raw squid, sea squirts, pigs' feet, squid ink bread, horse sausage (I didn't know what it was until it was too lat... Read more
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