Features of a Modern Refrigerator

Refrigerators are a great invention for house wives. These units can help people save food for a long time without worrying about the quality of the food products. Even those food items that do not last for long and perishable products can be safely stored in these coolers. Beside the optimum temperature that is maintained

Some Interesting McDonald’s Franchise History

The first McDonald’s franchise was given to Nathan Fox in 1953 and opened in Phoenix Arizona. This was thirteen years after the McDonald brothers opened their first McDonald’s restaurant. Dick and Mack had begun their McDonald’s legacy with a restaurant in San Bernardino California in 1940 with a menu that has 25 items on it.

Cast Iron Cookware at the Rendezvous

It all started back in 1994. My boyfriend (now husband) asked if I would consider attending a Rendezvous… “a Rende who”? A rendezvous is otherwise known as primitive camping… camping/living as they did according to our American History/heritage. My husband had been rendezvousing in Germany since the early 1980’s. He tried to explain the camping

Is It a Grill, a Broiler or a Salamander?

‘I like grils’ ‘Don’t you mean girls?’ ‘And just what’s wrong with us grils?’ Well, it doesn’t really matter much what you call it, it’s a simple device for applying heat to food. I’m going to call it a grill, because it takes less time to type. While grills come in all kinds of shapes

How to Preserve an Open Bottle of Wine

Wine is drunk on many occasions formal and informal, and often bottles may remain unfinished at the end of the function. What do you do with these part bottles especially if they are good quality wines? Whatever you do don’t throw them out, seal them up so they can be enjoyed again in a day

Starving for Intimacy

Some are seeking love in a bottle. Others look for it on the streets and many are trying to find it in their food. Most of our food is grown on acres of land, sprayed by airplanes, cut by machines, moved by trucks or boats to plants automated to grind, package and ship. It is

Untold Dangers Of GM (Genetically Modified) Foods

In virtually all tests done on laboratory rats given GM foods, infant mortality and reproductive disorders have followed. This coincides with incidences of low birth weight, infertility, and infant mortality escalating in the United States as GM food becomes part of every American diet. Food Is Now Registered As A Pesticide It might surprise you

Smoke Your Meats And Embrace Your Inner Caveman

As I am writing this I can smell the fragrant goodness of mesquite and hickory wood mixed with country-style pork ribs and the heady meatiness of sirloin tip roast. My Masterbuilt electric smoker is billowing clouds of white smoke into the suburban grid and I’m annoying my neighbors with the aroma of freshly smoked meat.

Got Bees?

Don’t it always seem to go that you don’t know what you’ve got ’til it’s gone… —- Joni Mitchell Our relationship with honey bees is changing. We have become aware we need bees, not just for the miracle of honey, but as essential pollinators of our food system. While we may be aware that bees

Eat Half, Twice As Often!

I figured out that all you have to do to lose weight and then maintain your new weight is eat half as much as you normally would, but twice as often. While you may have heard of a similar concept (small, frequent meals) before, what may be new to most people is to adjust the

5 Common Mistakes That Result In Refrigerator Repair

Personally, I am not against any mechanics, technicians or repair shops but the only thing that hurts me is when a good thing goes bad merely due to improper usage. Machines and equipment are more or less like human body, you take good care of them and they would last longer, abuse them, and they

Successful Meeting Planning: How to Handle Traffic Flow

On the following pages you will find time-tested meeting planning techniques and helpful hints on handling all of these scenarios and more. Meeting Rooms If any attendee is standing in the back of the room without a seat nearby, then you have not done your job, which is to have everyone seated in a prompt,

3 Hot Dog Recipes for Camping

Love hot dogs on an open fire? The following recipes are different versions of this camping classic food. ANGELS ON HORSEBACK 8 wieners 8 strips of cheese 2 1/2 to 3 inches long x 1/4 inch 8 thin sliced strips of bacon 8 Wiener buns Toothpicks Cooking forks Slit lengthwise pockets in 8 wieners, long

5 Tested Tips For Grilling During Windy Days

You can’t just postpone a backyard barbecue just because it’s a little breezy outside. Sure, it’s going to be more of a challenge but with the right preparation and a few adjustments, it’s something you can definitely overcome. Here are some tried and tested tips for successful grilling during windy days: Position your grill right

Places to Eat in Tehran

A popular subject of discussion amongst my friends is based around the thinking that there are certain places in Tehran that MUST be visited. Having visited all these places is almost like a badge of honour. For sometime now I have tried to compile a list of these places and not surprisingly found that it

Venice Restaurant – Bacaro Jazz

How many restaurants are there in Venice? Difficult to count but considering that more 3 millions 5 hundred thousands tourist visit Venice every year, you can easily imagine that the restaurant business in Venice cam be a very profitable one, hence the big market. Venice Restaurants originally specialized only in Sea Food cuisine but have

The Hambuger

The Hamburg steak as it was called in the 1800’s was served on the voyages from Germany to the United States. The meat patties were quickly cooked and served on two pieces of bread. To attract many of the sailors and European visitors to their eating stands vendors. They would offer the Hamburg style steak

Kitchens: Then and Now

Kitchens have come a long way since the 20th century – back then typically used for the sole purpose of preparing and cooking food in our home. Today, kitchens have evolved into one of the most social rooms in the house. Historically, house design in North America and parts of Europe included a dining room

How to Calculate Nutrition Data Using Excel or Open Office Calc

EU directive 1169/2011 comes into full effect on the 13th of December 2016. The first phase of this directive came into effect in 2014 on December 13th but the second requires nutrition data which begs the question of how to calculate nutrition data. The first phase of this regulation required that all ingredients on labels

Barbecue Success With The Rule Of Thirds

Ever been to a barbecue party where the ‘chef’ placed as much food as he could possibly fit onto the barbecue grill, every so often stabbing the food with a fork and juggling it around so that it cooks evenly? Ever noticed how, within a few minutes, the flames start gently flickering under the food,