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Learning the Differences and Benefits of Various Coffee Preps

In recent years, hot-brewed coffee and espresso drinks have had to make way for a new kid on the coffee block: cold brew. You can brew coffee in so many ways, each with its individual flavors and characteristics. Let’s take a closer look at a few different

5 Tips For New Food Bloggers

So you’ve decided to take the leap and start your very own food blog. Congratulations! It can be one of the most rewarding things you do in your life if you put the time and effort into making it great. I should know because that’s exactly what

Guide to Specialties of Northern, Southern, and Central Vietnamese Cuisine

One of the best things about Vietnamese cuisine is its diversity. The food in Vietnam is highly varied, and you find different styles and flavours of foods depending on where you are in this large country. These regional differences make for a vibrant and exciting culinary adventure,

Boiling to Perfection: An Introduction to Sous Vide Cooking

Move over, pressure cooker, as sous vide is currently all the rage. This way of cooking was popularized in America by top chefs, such as Thomas Keller of Per Se. But what does this process entail exactly? Can you pull it off right in your own kitchen?

Essential for Life: Why the Human Body needs Pure Water

How often do you think about hydration? The human body is made up of nearly two thirds water so you’d think that most people would be concerned with keeping hydrated, but this doesn’t seem to be the case. Even the healthiest people out there are guilty of

3 Quick, Cheap and Easy Breakfast Options for Students

Students have a few challenges on the food front. First of all, temptation to eat bad convenience foods is everywhere. University and college campuses are often close to fast food places and social events often involve food and drink. Secondly, without an income, many students need to

Three Essential Nutrients that Are Harder to Retain with Age

We all know that as we get older, our body does not perform as it did when we were younger. It’s harder to wake-up, fight off colds, and chase after our children or grandchildren. Science has shown that this is because as we age, our body losses

6 Amazingly Cool Kitchen Hacks

There are so many ways in which you can make your kitchen a more adaptable and useful space for yourself and your family. These six hacks that are discussed below will give you a good place to start. Before you know it, you’ll be using these tricks