Reducing Food Waste

There is, understandably, food waste in any kitchen whether it is peelings and cutoffs or unused extras. Wasted food means wasted money and in the case of expired leftovers, a potential mess with odours. Either way, wasted food is unfavourable. Fruit and vegetable peels and seeds are packed with fibre and nutrients, so removing them

How to Make an On-Demand Food Ordering and Delivery Application

Today, the world is going mobile and there are enormous competent mobility solutions for all types of industries. Mobile applications serve people with different features, allowing them to perform their tasks easily. A comprehensive range of on-demand food ordering and delivery apps are adding ease and comfort to the life of all the foodies. Using

5 Best Types of Food Storage

Food storage is important in a kitchen to not only holding food, but also storing it for greater longevity. More importantly, good storage can help increase the space available in a kitchen. Proper organization for a kitchen can also improve the cleanup times involved after cooking meals as well as the reduce the amount of

Fast Food Nutrition – The Silent Killer

It’s recognized that fast food isn’t healthy or nutritious at all and as a matter of fact, it’s completely harmful to you. Therefore it is crucial for you to know about fast food nutrition details that will help you become more conscious of the unknown dangers of eating fast foods which can be even worse

Civil War Food – What Union and Confederate Soldiers Ate

The modern U.S. army has a wide array of food products available to them in base camps and in the field. There are a large number of MREs (which are actually quite tasty) and other portable foods available to them when on missions and when stationed in hostile terrain. And when posted at an established

Food Trucks: The Real Movable Feasts

From the basic chuck wagon fare of stews, beans and biscuits, we have come a long way and expect far more than the old cellophane wrapped sandwich of the 50s and 60s, along with stale coffee. Ethnic cuisines and made to order hot foods are now commonplace for harried on-the-run office workers, and we’re wiling

Top 5 Things You Need To Know About Sterilite Containers

Sterilite Containers can be used to organize all your household items. It usually takes a lot of effort to store the items in such a way that they occupy minimum space and make your house look clean. You need a flexible and practical storage system that meets your specific requirements. They are an ideal storage

Whatever Happened to the Basic Four Food Groups?

What Ever Happened to the Basic Four The USDA was originally given the conflicting task of educating the public on agricultural matters while simultaneously working with food producers to provide a reliable and consistent food supply. This has, over the course of time, led to our ever evolving dietary guidelines, and yet is the purpose

Food Allergies Are Curable

Allergic reactions have been escalating in recent years, especially among children. When curing allergies, it is essential to understand their causes. There are many known factors that lead to reoccurring allergic reactions such as underlying infections, genetic predisposition, emotional trauma, a weak immune system, a yeast infection, and parasites. Allergies can be of different types.

How Online Food Ordering System Helps You Run More Efficiently

Your Online Food Ordering System empowers your business with an ace computer technology – the eCommerce! Your business gains independence from locations and time zones, as the internet renders it accessible from any part of the world, anytime, only subject to a PC with Internet connection. Your restaurant business finally finds wings that enable it

Nutrition and Food

“Nutrition is the process of taking in nutrients from the foods you eat.” Types of nutrition • Carbohydrates – Carbohydrates are energy-providing nutrients and our main source of energy. They are easily digested and broken down into glucose, which the body uses to perform its numerous functions. The body receives 4 calories per 1 gram

Different Types of Birds According to Their Diets

A good understanding of the foods birds eat can help us to get them nearer to us. Birds help to add life to the trees in your backyard, put some natural sounds in your surroundings, and simply make you feel close to nature. Different types of birds eat different kinds of foods. If you are

Chinese Food Culture: How Many Meals Per Day?

When I first came to England, I was very confused when people asked me how many meals per day do Chinese people usually have. I would simply reply: “obviously three, but don’t you have the same?”. Later on I found out that I wasn’t right. Of course, different cultures have different eating habits (in Spain,

Four Advantages of Deep Frying

Deep frying is a method of cooking that involves submerging food in deep oils or fats at high temperatures. There are several reasons why someone would want to use this method of cooking. First and foremost, it seals in the taste and tenderness of the food to help it maintain its flavor and moisture. Also

How Safe Is Air Dried Dog Food

Air-dried dog food is currently a lot in trend. Many of you might be knowing about it and many of you might be confused or have a misconception if it’s good for your pooch or not. Here you get all your doubts answered. This dog food are such supplement that enables your pooch baby to

The Dangers of Fast Food

The fast food industry has added every chemical possible that they can legally get away with to addict people to their food. In fact, if you eat fast food and you stop eating it, you actually go through withdrawal symptoms. It’s like a drug. Not only that, the preservatives are so high in these fast

What a Renewed Global Food Crisis Could Mean for the Egyptian Wheat Market

Back in 2007, before terms like subprime mortgages and credit default swaps entered our vernacular, the world’s policymakers found themselves facing a far more basic, if equally complex global crisis-one involving food. At the time, news of ration line riots flooded headlines, while pundits entertained apocalyptic visions of an underfed future. Many nations erected monolithic

5 Easy Steps To Building The Ultimate Survival Food Kit

Having something like a survival food kit meant you were labeled a “prepper,” as it that is somehow a bad thing. Preppers used to be laughed at and called “conspiracy theorists” for their beliefs in preparing themselves and their families for any and every upcoming hiccup that life might throw their way. However, since the

E-numbers — How Dangerous Are These Food Additives?

The E-number system was originally used in the European Union in order to regulate the use of substances added to processed foods and drinks to colour them, flavour them, change their texture or enhance their keeping qualities. Additives were given a unique number and those which were approved for use were prefixed by ‘E’. Since

This Dutch Oven Does Not Leach Toxins Into Your Food

Who likes to cook food that gives a metallic aftertaste? Not me. I choose my ingredients carefully and spend my hard-earned money on getting the right kinds of food to provide a balanced diet to my family. I certainly would not want to taste metal in my food. Neither should you! While choosing a frequently

Campylobacteria – A Major Cause of Food Poisoning

The commonest cause of food poisoning in the US, responsible for 2.1 to 2.4 million episodes of poisoning every year, is a rod-shaped Gram negative bacterium called Campylobacter jejuni. Although most episodes of Campylobacteria food poisoning are relatively mild, resolving within a week or two, the infection occasionally triggers an autoimmune response that can lead

Keeping Your Food Safe

Of all the environmental and heath issues, food safety commands the most urgent attention from authorities when regulations are found to have been broken. Recently in China, there have been several food safety scandals resulting in huge financial losses and reputation damage to the country and its food exporting sector. The climax occurred in July

Food and Fidelity – Food Imagery in the Comedy of Errors

Imagery is a powerful shaft in the quiver of any writer, and there was hardly a better shot in all the world of literature than William Shakespeare. He used various types of imagery to communicate past the surface level of the text. He helped the reader visualize and empathize with droplets of water, with great

Diet May Impact an Itchy Penis

“Oh no, not now!” That’s what goes through every man’s mind when an intense itchy penis attack occurs, as it inevitably does, on a first date or while making an important presentation in front of all the people who make the salary and promotion decisions. An itchy penis is an incredibly common penis health issue,

Designing Fast Food Retail Interiors

There was a time when fast food was all about being fast and cheap. It was a new enough concept and so convenient. So convenient in fact that fast food retailers built their entire outlet, buying experience, service levels and food standards to satisfy the ‘fast’ and ‘cheap’ needs of customers. And it worked! Fast

Postnatal ‘Confinement’ Food Part 1

During pregnancy, the baby is like a parasite and will take all the nutrients that he requires from you. If your diet is sufficient in nutrients for both, it does not cause any problems. If on the other hand your diet is insufficient for both, then your recovery after the birth will take longer and

What to Consider When Buying Food

There are quite a number of things that you need to consider when buying food. First, you should learn how to cook food from your house since this will cost you less money than you could have spent if you had gone out to eat. You should always do some window shopping before you decide

What Are Examples of Gourmet Foods?

The definition of gourmet food is food that a connoisseur would enjoy – a gourmet. This means that even food prepared with every day ingredients could be considered gourmet food if it is prepared with loving care by a chef who knows how to cook very well. For example, my husband cooks a chicken jal

Food Commodities

Food commodities are traded to international markets across continents and distributed to reach remote places also. The food commodities are ranked based on availability productivity, and demands of the increasing population. Non-processed food items such as whole grains, pulses, spices, cashews, frozen foods, fruits, vegetables, milk, eggs and many more are food commodities that are

Arowana Food

Arowana Food: Crickets There are many types of food you can feed your Arowana. From insects to amphibians, from worms to different sea creatures, and even artificial feeds, there’s a whole lot of food available for this type of fish. In this article, however, you will find everything you need to know about one type

Fast Food and Traditional Food

The term “cooking” includes a wide range of methods, tools and combination of ingredients to create the flavor and digestibility of food. Cooking technique, known as culinary art, generally requires the selection, measurement and combining of ingredients in a controlled procedure in an effort to achieve the desired result. Constraints on success include the variability

Food Prices During the Great Depression

Food prices of the great depression in the 30s, were somewhat of a paradox, when you look back and consider how everything was so cheap, and, yet, at the same time, way too expensive for many people living through those times. Food prices weren’t so much a problem for those who were employed during the

Benefits of a Thermos Food Jar

While most people know about Thermos, when they think about that brand they think about the beverage containers that people use to carry around hot coffee and keep it fresh. These are great products, but Thermos has many other useful products in their lineup as well, and right at the top of that list is

Postnatal ‘Confinement’ Food – Part 2

Everybody will ask you to eat only ‘ healthy’ food and avoid cold or cooling food as your body is cold after childbirth. This applies to the 3 main races in Malaysia but sometimes, what is considered ‘healthy’ may be ‘cooling’ for another which increases our dilemma. The best option is to try out the

The History Of Italian Food

While some of the most popular dishes associated with the Italian culture include a tempting slice of pizza and a heaping plate of pasta, there is much more to the world of Italian cooking. Throughout the many regions in Italy, the distinctive cuisine of the Italians shines through in a wide-range of eating habits, styles

Cancer Is a Food Allergy Disease As Well As Environment

Over many years of observation plus my limited knowledge of medical problems, having once been a medical student and more recently a student of genetics, the outstanding thing about cancer is the lifestyle of sufferers. While smoking contributes to onsets there is limited research into food allergies causation. My guess is that governments disallow facts

Advantages of Natural Food Preservatives

Natural food preservatives have been used and known to mankind since long time. These are used in both raw as well as cooked food to increase the shelf value of food so that aroma, taste and the food itself can be stored for a longer period of time. Also food decomposition is prevented by them.

How To Stop Using Food As Your Way To Relax

We need to stop using food as our way to relax, then we will start losing weight fast. Let’s face it, that is what we all want. It is so easy to grab food – especially “junk food”, to help us settle down and relax. Many people not only grab food, but they will use

Food Additives That Cause Insomnia, Restlessness and Anxiety

So you think fresh fruit and vegetables are great for your health? Perhaps not. There are many food additives that are actually harmful and can lead to insomnia, restlessness, anxiety and many other problems. And some of them are used on fresh fruit and vegetables. But that’s not all. There are a range of food

6 Factors To Pick A Cuisinart Blender Food Processor

Some buyers think it’s a good idea to combine a blender and food processor into the same appliance. Others disagree. They believe each is a different, specialized equipment. There’s no clear consensus on whether or not to buy a combination of food processor and blender. If you’re thinking of buying a Cuisinart combo blender and

Food From Bolivia – Interesting Facts

Bolivia is a country in the very heart of South America. It is surrounded by Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, Chile and Peru. And it has no way out to the sea. It has plenty of architectural rests of other cultures: the Tiwanaku civilization, the Incas, and a very important part of their population today are natives, such as Quechuas

Jug Puppy – Tips For Choosing The Best Food For My Jug Puppy

1. Reading the dog food label is very important. There should be good protein, especially in the first 5 ingredients. Chicken meal is a good source of protein because it is a more concentrated form of protein than chicken alone. Catfish is a lean fish containing an ample amount of protein and also essential oils.

How The Vacuum Food Storage Bags Ensures Your Safety

Vacuum food storage bags are special containers that are useful in keeping your foodstuffs secure. They come in all shapes and sizes and are very affordable. Most people including you use the containers because they provide a safer way of keeping food and therefore eliminating any chances of contamination. Food is very important as far

Food Show Lesson Plans

Just as our nation is experiencing a major fat attack millions of viewers are tuned into television shows focused on food. There may lurk some irony in this phenomenon. Think about it. There is actually a show called “Man Versus Food,” wherein a rather rotund individual seeks to eat all that he can at a

How To Find The Right Dog Food

For those with dogs, food is among the biggest needs that must be well taken care of. Your furry friend has nutritional requirements that should be met. Of course, you would want to strike a balance between providing food that he likes and food that is good for him. Today, you will be overwhelmed by

Role Of Food Service Consultants

If you have ever received bad service in a restaurant, you know that it can be a sales killer for any restaurant business. However, if you desire to have your restaurant be among the better restaurants in town and you aspire to be the best in your niche, then, providing great service is one of

What’s Healthier, Broiled, Grilled, Or Fried Food?

Americans love fried foods. While it’s not always good for us, it does happen to be a fact. There is nothing that we don’t love to deep fry, including even ice cream. While the taste is out of this world, it’s not necessarily good for you. So is broiling any better than frying and why?

Quinoa is the Best Astronaut Food

I was amazed to find out recently that quinoa is recommended for astronauts on long space flights. I found this out watching a television program that was looking at the best foods you can eat. One of the guests was a former astronaut and there was a top ten foods list. Number one on the

Women Food and God Review – A Christian View

Women Food and God by Geneen Roth has shone a spotlight on compulsive and binge eating. The author’s premise is that “how we eat is how we live.” She says that our eating behavior expresses our emotions, life approach, and even how we view God. The latter connection is what drew me to the book.

Top 10 Western Themed Party Food Ideas

Are you hosting a western party and in search of some ideas for easy western party food? Then look no further! Below are some tasty, easy ideas for western themed party food for your upcoming event. Whether you are hosting a denim and diamonds affair or a low-key back yard barbeque, country and western foods