The Delicious Smoothie

So, what is a smoothie? In Wikipedia: A smoothie (occasionally spelled smoothie or smooth) is a thick, cold beverage made from puree raw fruit (and sometimes vegetable) blended with ice-cream or frozen yogurt along with other ingredients such as water, crushed ice, fruit juice, sweeteners, (e.g. honey, sugar, Styria, syrup) dairy products ( e,g. milk,Continue reading “The Delicious Smoothie”

5 Must Try Filipino Foods

Filipino food is one of the most accessible cuisines to make out there. The ingredients are relatively easy to get in any Asian market, and cooking them is a breeze. Prep times depend on the dish you are making, but the results are well worth the work.  Filipino dishes are also known to be savoryContinue reading “5 Must Try Filipino Foods”

Get Your Metabolism Cooking With Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is an excellent skin moisturizer and it can help to reduce dry and cracked skin. As a component of a healthy diet, this unique oil is still considered somewhat outlandish by many westerners. The benefits of adding it to your diet are numerous and potentially life-changing. Parts of the world, such as theContinue reading “Get Your Metabolism Cooking With Coconut Oil”

What is the Significance of Burning Bay Leaves Indoors?

Bay leaves have been used to relieve human stress for centuries. Burning bay leaves creates a smoke that when anyone inhales it, it makes the body calm and relaxed. Also, there is a belief that when a person writes some of his/her wishes on it and then burns it, it brings good luck to that person. CarryingContinue reading “What is the Significance of Burning Bay Leaves Indoors?”

How To Determine The Best Olive Oil For Cooking

If you look around the television landscape, it’s hard not to notice the almost inordinate amount of cooking shows on the air, a testament to changing views on food in this day and age. Even with the amazing amount of variety in these cooking shows, one of the topics that comes up on an almostContinue reading “How To Determine The Best Olive Oil For Cooking”

Five Surprising Uses For Infused Olive Oil

If you are a big fan of getting a little crazy in the kitchen, then ingredients that are slightly off-kilter are kind of your thing. As such, there’s a good chance you may have actually worked with a little gem known as infused olive oil. This ingredient seems a little subdued at first, but it’sContinue reading “Five Surprising Uses For Infused Olive Oil”