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International Women's Day: A Day For Progress Of Mankind
‘International Women's Day’ is about to be celebrated all over the globe this year (2014). It’s sad to think that half of the world’s population is still struggling to be equal to their male counterparts. United Nations hopes to achieve that... -
5 Horrifying Habits Of The Work-from-home Crowd
Being able to work from home instead of joining the morning workforce rushing towards their destinations day in and day out seems to be an ideal situation. Couple that with the thought of eating piping hot home cooked food regularly for lunch instead of... -
5 Great Food Hashtags
Hashtags have certainly made our lives easier. You don’t have to spell out everything now, giving a hint via your hashtag is enough . That goes for food lovers too! Not everyone would like to look at food images, shared on their timeline, at all times,... -
The Dictator’s Choice
Food happens to be the love of us ordinary folk. However, the cruel, power hungry dictators with a glint in their eye have other notions about food. While they may decide to let a morsel or two to pass their lips when plagued by hunger, most of them would... -
Breast Feeding Vs Mother’s Personality
What has a mother’s personality got to do with breast feeding her child?
Studies have shown that there is a direct link between the mother’s personality and her decision to breast feed her child. An extrovert and... -
Smartphone Addiction – A Teenage Problem
Smartphone has become a way for teens to make a statement to their peer. However, the more popular the Smartphone becomes, the more it is known to have adverse effects on adolescent development.
Recent studies show that... -
Top 10 Dirtiest Areas In A Restaurant
Contrary to popular belief, restaurants are not the most hygienic places to go eat, especially if you are talking about fast food chains. However, if you are a slave to modern living, which may involve weekly trips to local eateries for... -
9 Common Kitchen Toxins To Avoid
Most of us are unaware that our kitchen, where a large majority of time is spent in our homes, can actually put our health at risk! Read more to learn about the 9 most popular kitchen toxins and how to avoid them!
1. Canned soup:
How To Create A Linkbuilding Strategy - Foodie Seo
What is Linkbuilding?
Linkbuilding just means accumulating links from other sites. These links are known as inbound links. An effective linkbuilding strategy helps increase your visibility in search engine results. This is because having more... -
Foodie Seo: How Search Engines Work
How Search Engines Work
To understand what SEO is, you need to understand how search engines work.
Everyone knows what a search engine is - you use it to search and find information from the world wide web.... -
Alcohol Law In Turkey
The alcohol law in Turkey is one of the least restrictive ones across the globe. In Turkey alcohol is considered as an integral part of life. So, there are no strict restrictions about consumption of alcohol. But this doesn’t means that young... -
Alcohol Law In Spain
The alcohol law in Spain is one of the least restrictive in Europe. In Spain alcohol consumption is not considered restricted strongly as in other European countries. Also, some states in Spain have reduced their drinking ages to as low as... -
Alcohol Law In Singapore
Alcohol law in Singapore is very strict and the country exercises stricter laws in terms of public conduct. According to recent statistics, Singapore tops the list of countries with low crime rates and it is partly due to strict alcohol and... -
Alcohol Law In Kenya
The new Alcohol law in Kenya was enforced in December 2010. The new law was enforced to curb the rising instances of alcohol abuses in the country. The ammended alcohol laws encase provisions regarding drinking in Kenya. Read through this... -
Alcohol Law In France
The alcohol law in France is amongst the strictest in Europe but still lots of cases of binge drinking and drunk driving incidents are reported every year. New alcohol law was enforced by French Government to tackle the problem of binge drinking amongst youth... -
Alcohol Law In India
The alcohol law in India is well –defined regarding sale and consumption of alcohol. It is believed that the laws vary from state to state and it is prohibited in states of Mizoram, Nagaland, Manipur and Gujarat, and also, in Union Territories of... -
Alcohol Law In South Africa
The alcohol law in South Africa appears to be much more relaxed than that in other African nations due to the country's highly metropolitan culture. The government is pressing for tougher alcohol laws citing the instances of raising figures of alcohol... -
Alcohol Law In Qatar
Alcohol law in Qatar is tolerant towards alcohol consumption, and buying, but still they often exercise very strict control over the related areas. If you plan to visit Qatar in recent times then you need to be familiar with Qatari... -
Alcohol Law In Ireland
This blog talks in detail about the alcohol law in Ireland. When we think of Ireland, the first set of images that rush to our mind is that of Guinness, Irish whiskey, Saint Patrick, and Irish coffee. You might have noticed that this... -
Alcohol Law In Germany
The alcohol law in Germany is one of the least restrictive in the world. The German alcohol laws are more defined towards protecting youth from abusing the alcohol. But that does not mean that young people are not allowed to consume... -
Alcohol Law In Italy
Alcohol law in Italy is modeled to ensure the transparency in manufacturing, selling, buying, and using liquor. Drinking wine during meals has become a traditional ritual in Italy and this custom is mostly passed to younger generation by... -
Alcohol Law In Sweden
Sweden being a part of the vodka belt has always held a reputation for being a country with a high consumption of alcoholic beverages and binge drinking. Therefore, the alcohol law in Sweden is stricter in some areas than the other. This... -
Alcohol Law In Georgia
Alcohol law in Georgia is very rigid and complicated. The law is very specific and it governs the sale, promotion, and consumption of alcohol within the state. Some experts term these laws as cranky and believe that they are just absurd.... -
Rosemary Facts - To Eat Or Not To Eat
The Greek scholars wore rosemary garlands while taking examinations to improve their memory. The herb was used during weddings so that the bride and groom remember their wedding vows. For ages, Rosemary is known to enhance the memory but this... -
Iconic American Style Cities
Cities in America have always been the nurturer of great thoughts and ideas. The sprawling metropolis of the United States of America also provide livelihood to not only the local residents but also offers a home to every person who comes over to find shelter... -
Can You Eat Cheese Wax
Cheese wax is used to cover cheeses that have less moisture, so waxing cheese helps to retain moisture and prevent formation of mold on the surface and inside. Cheddar, parmesan, parmigiano-reggiano, romano, swiss, Colby and... -
What Are The Disadvantages Of Sugar Packaging
In our daily life, we tend to buy packaged sugar but have we ever thought about the disadvantages of sugar packaging . Although it seems normal to buy packaged sugar, there are many sugar packaging disadvantages faced by... -
What Are The Various Types Of French Bottled Water
When the erstwhile king of France, Louis XIV started drinking mineral water as a treatment to his gout, prescribed by his physician, little did he realise his habit would lead to a craze for mineral water in the country, inspiring manufacturers of many types... -
The Basics Of Growing An Edible Garden At Home
Learn The Basics Of Growing An Edible Garden At Home, if you think you are an inborn gardener, or you want farm fresh salad every time you sit for meals or just simply want to teach your children some powerful skills. Whatever may... -
Dubai Is Home To World's Tallest Restaurant
The tallest restaurant: that would be At.mosphere in the Burj Khalifa ( lit: the caliph’s tower ) in Dubai. Quite rightly named At.mosphere, this tallest restaurant in Dubai is on the 122 nd floor of the mix-use building that among... -
Atlantic Weather Is Bringing Fish Decline
The fish decline associated with the striped bass had been successfully combated back in the 1980s by setting stringent rules which forbade overfishing. But the low rate of the marine animal this time round could be much more serious as the scientists now... -
The Best Reusable Bottles
Buying a reusable water bottle proves to be an extremely smart investment. Apart from keeping plastic out of landfills, forests and oceans, purchasing the best reusable bottles saves money in the long run as you do not have to spend a dollar or more... -
What Do You Know About Liquid Smoke
Several of us don't know what liquid smoke is. When smoke is passed through water you get liquid smoke which is primarily used to preserve food and to add flavoring. Smoke which is produced burning wood chips or sawdust is condensed using several... -
Why Are Local Farms Important For Us
Why are local farms important for us in this era of global commerce and opening up of the global economy? Well, the answer is simple – health. Importance of local farms cannot be belittled or ignored any more. The future generations would be safer and... -
Saving Crops From Climate Change In Another 2 Decades
The world is getting hotter by the day and more rapidly than previously thought. With the rising temperature coming decades will see more challenging conditions for agriculture and hence Saving Crops From Climate Change In Another 2 Decades is... -
Obesity Epidemic In Europe
The obesity epidemic in Europe has showed a trend for the worse. Obesity is an alarming trend world-wide and not just a problem with economically well off countries. Developing countries are also... -
Clear Misconceptions About Indian Food
Misconceptions about Indian Food
Being an Indian, I always feel bad when I think come across misconceptions about Indian food.
Even though Indian food is popular throughout the world today, there are many misconceptions about Indian... -
The New Recycling Era With Compost
So what do you do with the egg shells, fruits and vegetables peel and cheese rinds after cooking is over? Is the leftover food dumped into the dustbin after the meal? What if we tell you that there is a way to utilize this unwanted and “useless”... -
Is Spring Water Different Than Tap Water
A debate on the safety of drinking water is never ending. The new topic for discussion is “ is spring water different than tap water ”. A comparative study on the qualities of spring water will actually tell us which of the above water is safe for... -
What Are The Environmental Effects Of Gatorade Bottles?
Plastics have never been environment friendly be it the recyclable or the non-recyclable ones- they have proven to be the ‘silent killers’ of the living ethos manifesting only at the ‘accumulated’ stage. So are Gatorade bottles in plastic make, which... -
Fat People Have Better Sense Of Smell
Scientists at University of Portsmouth have found that: “ Fat people have better sense of smell ”. Read on to know more....
The scientists were studying about common... -
What You Would Need In An Emergency - Food Supplies To Keep Handy
Natural disasters such as hurricane, flood, and blizzard can happen anytime without warning and a smart person is always well stocked with food, for such emergencies. Read on for a list of what you would need in an emergency and what food supplies to keep... -
Dietary Laws Under Islam - The Principles Of Halal And Haram
For a devout Muslim, eating is a matter of faith and following the dietary laws under Islam is all about obeying the words of the almighty Allah. Through this blog, I attempt at providing a glimpse of the principle dietary restrictions under the doctrines... -
Learn More About Traditional Sinterklaas Food & Drink
Sinterklaas or more commonly Sint Nicolaas, is actually a traditional Winter festival of the Dutch people, which is celebrated for the St Nicholas day, 6th December. As a part of the celebration, Dutch people feast on delicious foods and drinks specially... -
Make Friends With Fat
Do you know all fats aren’t your enemies and you can actually make friends with fat? Yes, you read it right. You will be in no harm to make friends with fat, if you know what fats to choose and what to avoid. So, if you came across a weight loss guide that... -
The Birth Of A Baby Can Bring A Lot Of Joy
The birth of a baby can bring a lot of joy. It's very important to surround him or her with various green items that don't contain any chemicals in order to ensure that baby is growing health. Moreover, you will join the world community that try to... -
How To Make Party Foam
Foam parties are absolute fun! Do you know that you can make the foam for the foam party without the machine? Yes, making party foam without the help of a machine is a real money saver. It goes without saying that homemade party foam is unique... -
Chocolate Is Fountain Of Youth
Recently, a Swiss company introduced a new chocolate bar that is promised to be a fountain of youth. Barry Callebaut, one of the world’s largest chocolate manufacturers, made a new chocolate bar that helps in slowing down the aging process. Yes,... -
How To Start An Online Wine Business
Online business is one of the coolest options to make a decent earning in the era where everyone is speaking the dot com language. And if wines are in your best interests, then you can start your own online wine business. Could be a lucrative venture, ... -
“lead”-ing A Poisonous Life
While setting down 2010 as the deadline for eradicating lead poisoning in US some years ago, little had the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention expected that contamination through food could also hamper their progress.
A recent study in by... -
Breakfast Is First Meal
Breakfast is the first meal of the day. The word is a compound of "break" and "fast referring to the conclusion of fasting since the previous day's last meal.
Breakfast meals vary widely in different... -
Women Gorge Less In Company Of Men!
Women gorge low in the company of men! Don’t slap me because being a member of the gender, I’m not saying this on my own. It seems women gorge according to the gender of their companions! This is quite an interesting revelation made by a scientific... -
Novelty Aprons : Truly Novel!
The Black Underwear Apron : Thats' not Jeff btw! :)
Noveltry Apron For BBQ Blast!
We are planning a barbecue party next week... -
How Retailers Subtly Make You Buy More!
When you enter a supermarket or a retail store don’t you find sales executives greeting you and trying to make you feel special? The warmth shown is totally overwhelming- makes you feel as though you are a Hollywood superstar! How... -
Need Of Scientific Names Of Plants?
We all know that plants have been given scientific names apart from their common names. Many a times we ask for the purpose of scientific names. The most common one is that all the scientific names are unique same as our email ids. But do we know that... -
Food And Culture Around The World - China And Korea
Food and Culture share a fascinating and symbiotic relationship. I couldn’t resist the temptation to investigate this unique food-culture bond and to my excitement the discoveries I made were extreemely intriguing. Would you believe it, if I said that red... -
Aphrodisiacs - Food To Boost Your Sex Life
If your sex life is happening , here’s are some foods to keep it that way and better. For those who have a slump in your bedroom too (in addition to business and everyday life) then here is a list of food to bring back that spark. All you have to do is open... -
How Much Do I Love Thee?
And to think these days men get away with giving flowers
and chocolates to their wives.
The Taj Mahal a monument of love built by inconsolable emperor, Shah Jehan in memory of his beloved Mumtaz, the Taj Mahal is... -
Best Practices For Sharing Recipes, Videos And Blogs
The three simple things that can drastically improve reach of your content are a)proper naming b)detailed description c)careful tagging.
Tips for maximizing reach of your recipes.
1. Please write an inviting... -
Water Bottle More Expensive Than Gas !
Yesterday we were hanging out in a local bar in our neighbourhood. After a couple of drinks, we got a bottle of water. The bartender hands us this bottle - 375 ml of bottled goodness (plain water !!) for 5 dollars. So we did the math. A gallon of voss holy... -
Pizza Vending Machine...
Ok - I’ve seen some wild vending machines before but this Pizza vending machine (PVM) takes the cake... It stores 103 frozen pizzas in one part (kept at 0 to +4 degrees), when someone purchases a pie (they have 3 to choose from) the machine first scans a... -
Right To Emergency Care
Right to Emergency Care: Date Of Judgment: 23/02/2007. Case No.: Appeal (civil) 919 of 2007.
The Supreme Court has ruled that all injured persons especially in the case of road traffic accidents, assaults, etc., when brought to a hospital / ... -
....where Frog Eaten By Man!
A place where man eats frog!
Hard to believe but it is the truth . Nagaland in India is a state where this is found .Here little tree frogs are cooked and patients after their... -
A performer at a Chinese play during the annual vegetarian festival, Talaat Noi held in Chinatown, Bangkok
Boonsamakan Vegetarian Hall - Fine carvings
This small, tricky-to-find hall is worth a look both during the... -
Mehndi is the traditional art of henna painting in India, North Afrika, and the Middle East. You may see it written as mehandi, mehendi, mendhi, henna, al-henna, and a myriad other names and spellings.
Mehndi is the dried and... -
Are You A Chocoholic?
Human Metabolics Creates Chocoholics
I often hear people say I am a Chocoholic. I often wonder about this craving that people talk bout, as neither Steve nor I particularily like chcolate. On rare oacssions we'll share a pieces of really... -
Why Do Girls Like Pink?
Time article on "Health" says it may be due to biological programming.
According to a new study in the Aug. 21 issue of Current Biology women may be biologically programmed to prefer the color pink — or, at least, redder... -
What Is Not Symmetrical In Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal is known for perfection and symmetry. But there is one thing that is not symmetrical . Do you know what it is - post your comment - I will post the answer in a few days.
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Did you know Qutub Minar is the most visited monument in India - More people visit Qutub Minar than Taj Mahal in Agra
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What You Can Do To Conserve Water
Use only as much water as you require.
Close the taps well after use.
While brushing your teeth do not leave the tap running, open it only when you require it.
Shining Seafood But.......
S e afood is any sea animal or seaweed that is served as food or is suitable for eating. This usually includes seawater animals, such as fish and shellfish (including mollusks and crustaceans). The term seafood is also applied to similar animals from... -
The 10 Worst Supermarket Shopping Times
The 10 Worst Shopping Days
Sometimes even the best supermarket can be a nightmare. Supermarket managers across the country developed this list of the worst days to go grocery shopping. Here are the days when your store may not... -
National Artisan Gelato Month
National Asparagus Month
National Barbecue Month
National Chocolate Custard Month
National Egg Month
National Hamburger Month
National Macaroon Day
Free Images For Your Recipe And Blogs
Simply go to http://www.openstockphotography.org/ search for a picture and copy it (Ctrl+C) and paste it to your blog (Ctrl+V). You can also right click on picture to save it as a file and the load that file to your recipe.
All images... -
Amazing Tortilla Facts
Tortillas are second only to fresh breads in U.S. sales and outsell bagels two to one.
55 percent of all flour tortillas are sold to restaurants versus 32 percent of corn tortillas.
Free radicals are highly reactive compounds that are created in the body during normal metabolic functions or introduced from the environment. Free radicals are inherently unstable, since they contain “extra” energy. To reduce their energy load, free... -
Interesting Facts About Chocolates
There is nothing wrong with chocolate and there is no reason why slimmers or anyone else should deny themselves of such a fabulous food.chocolates is far m ore nutritious than any other confectionery.it contains reasonable amounts of iron so if u... -
Effect Of Cooking On Food And Human Body.
What Happens to Food When It Is Cooked ?
(a) Some of the nutrients are destroyed (vitamins, minerals, amino acids, etc.). Most conventional nutritionists agree.
(b) All the enzymes are destroyed. Enzymes are essential for... -