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Where to Eat in York

Where to Eat in York
York isn’t known as the UK’s foodie capital for nothing and if I was to get into a discussion of all the options available by way of where to get a bite to eat, this post would be looking more like a directory than anything else. It’s impossible to cover…Continue reading...

How to Eat Exotically Without Ever Leaving Town

How to Eat Exotically Without Ever Leaving Town
Sampling the very best that life has to offer can often be very expensive. Whether you would love to travel the globe, live it up or wear the hottest fashion choices, all these things will drain your finances very quickly. That's why there are so many websites, blogs and other publications dedicated to delivering tips and tricks for living exotically without shelling out the big bucks.…continue reading →

Exotic Foods that Don’t Taste as Good as They Look

Exotic Foods that Don’t Taste as Good as They Look
This isn’t a list of exotic foods that don’t taste good at all, but rather one featuring exotic foods which don’t really taste as good as one would expect them to, given their popularity. Whether it’s a food or drink item which is served directly as it comes from nature…Continue reading...

You Can Never Go Wrong with a BBQ

If you’re ever called upon to host some guests, whether you’ve put off getting things in order and left everything to the last minute or if the guests just dropped by unexpectedly, throw up a barbeque and all will be well. This is not to say that every time someone…Continue reading...

Getting Smart About Food and Nutrition: Who To Trust

Getting Smart About Food and Nutrition: Who To Trust
It can be challenging to know who to trust when it comes to getting smart about food and nutrition. It can feel like the rules change all the time, and that people are shouting something from the left of you that contradicts the people who are shouting from the right of you. It's vital that you have your lexicon of trusted resources about such an important topic.continue reading →

Surprisingly Tasty and Filling Vegetarian Dishes – Egyptian Koshary

Surprisingly Tasty and Filling Vegetarian Dishes – Egyptian Koshary
As someone who grew up on meat and was brought up believing that a balanced diet consists out of a good variety of vegetables in addition to the staple of rice or any form of pasta with any variety of meat, I could never have imagined that I could go…Continue reading...

Flavours of North Africa

Flavours of North Africa
If all else you’re going to be doing on a holiday retreat is just sit in your hotel room or resort, kick-back and relax, then the only option for you to say you’ve gotten the full measure of whichever destination you’re visiting is to experience the region’s local cuisine. North…Continue reading...

Essential Countertop Appliances for Every Kitchen

Essential Countertop Appliances for Every Kitchen
Making a meal from scratch can be a long process and sometimes a tiring one. Although we’d all love to eat freshly cooked meals every day, it can be challenging when you’re on a tight schedule and there just isn’t enough time. Fortunately, there are some appliances which can save time and make cooking simpler. Here are some must-have countertop appliances for every kitchen.…continue reading →

Eating Healthily While out on the Road

Eating Healthily While out on the Road
One of the best ways to reduce the amount of money you spend while you travel and just generally in your life is resolving to live a healthier life and then following up on that resolution through your actions. If you’re healthier and you have an impressive history of only…Continue reading...

A Nostalgic Trip Down Memory Lane

A Nostalgic Trip Down Memory Lane
For someone who is admittedly in love with all things old-school, there’s nothing quite like stumbling upon a venue, a scene or an event which effortlessly induced a bit of nostalgia. The absolute best version of this happening is when it happens by pure chance, like on this one occasion…Continue reading...