10 Convincing Reasons Why You Should Eat More Chocolate

Chocolate is one of the world’s greatest comfort foods, it is the go to when life takes a bad turn, an easy gift for just about anyone, a satisfying, addicting treat that uplifts our moods. Image Source: i.ndtvimg.com/i/2016-08/dark-chocolate-625_625x350_81470296507.jpg Now too much of anything is never good for us, but there’s a whole list of the … Read more

Should You Eat Moldy Cheese?

It’s always a shame when we discover our food has gone to waste because of mold. While mold is usually a sign that it’s time to discard something, it’s not as clear exactly what to do when it comes to cheese. Here is a guide which will help you differentiate which cheese is ‘good’ and … Read more

Barley Bread Is Not Only Tasty But…

A study in Sweden found that not only is barley bread healthy for us, but it can actually cut the risk of diabetes and obesity. Image Source: healthadel.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/diabetes.jpg The study involved middle-aged participants being asked to eat bread made from 85% barley for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Around 11-14 hours after the last meal of … Read more

Why Do We Call Liquor ‘Spirits’?

Image Source: static-39.sinclairstoryline.com/resources/media/a452b7a5-5791-4ded-8c99-19c47192a187-large16x9_Liquor_Logo.jpg?1458866898413 The word ‘spirit’ has many meanings. The Holy Spirit as an example, or the scary entities terrorizing people in horror movies. However, when it comes to drinking, ‘spirit’ is a popular synonym to liquor. Spirit can be defined as a strong distilled liquor such as whiskey, gin, rum, etc. Specifically talking, spirits … Read more

You May Not Have To Give Up Alcohol To Lose Weight!

Alcohol and weight have always seemed to have a bad relationship. A glass of your favorite wine after work or a nightcap with an old friend are usually the first things to go when we begin a diet. However, research as to why alcohol should stop during diets isn’t as clear as anti-alcohol diets make … Read more

The Answer Is Feta

Image Source: irepo.primecp.com/2016/03/257238/recipe-1641_Large500_ID-1435983.jpg?v=1435983 Soaking chicken overnight in brine is an age-old technique. Brining a chicken seasons it through and through, locking in the moisture for tender meat. However, unless you work in a Greek restaurant, going through 600 pounds of feta cheese a month, you probably won’t think to use feta as brine instead of … Read more

A Traditional St. Patrick’s Day Meal

Whether you enjoy dressing up in all green, enjoying the family festivities or getting absolutely wasted until the early hours, the most central part of any holiday is a great dinner – and a hearty, Irish meal is so important on St. Patrick’s day. Image Source: noexcusesbbq.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/IMG_1920.jpg Corned Beef Brisket, Cabbage, Potatoes, And Carrots This … Read more

‘Must-Know’ List Of Irish Beers For St. Patrick’s Day

One of the biggest Irish traditions has got to be the beers- from ales and lagers to delicious stouts, they are all staples to most St. Patrick’s Day celebrations around the world. From Harp to Guinness, there’s a notable Irish brew for every beer lover. Whether you are heading out to a parade on the … Read more

5 Places Which Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Best!

Image Source: typeset-beta.imgix.net/rehost%2F2016%2F9%2F13%2F3e92fdab-4f4b-4f82-98cc-18fe5aea7517.jpg   1. Sydney The St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Syndey is Australia’s largest Irish event there is. It centers around different things and this year it will center around family. The parade features two music stages with over 20 acts including Aoife Scott, daughter of Frances Black. This family fun parade will … Read more

The Creamiest, Dreamiest Mac ‘N’ Cheese On Earth!

Mac ‘n’ cheese is an American staple! It is one of the most convenient, but tastiest foods you can make, pleasing all ages. Unfortunately, we are often disappointed with premade mac ‘n’ cheese, with it being too bland or worse- dry and gritty; when all we really want is fluffy pasta, smothered in a creamy, … Read more