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From Seed to Cup: 10 Steps to Preparing Coffee Like a Real Barista

From Seed to Cup: 10 Steps to Preparing Coffee Like a Real Barista
If you've turned into a true coffee snob, then you've probably realized that you can save a bit of money by making your own coffee at home rather than stopping at the coffee shop on the way to work every day. Although baristas have the tendency to make their jobs look much more complicated than they are in reality, you shouldn't be scared to start making your own quality coffee at home in the morning. If you'd like to take a shot at making your own coffee at home, then follow these ten steps to make sure it tastes just as good as it does at the local coffee shop. …continue reading →

4 Things You Need To Know About Coffee Pods

4 Things You Need To Know About Coffee Pods
For many people, a great day starts with a cup, or two, of freshly roasted coffee. Over the last several years, the single-serve, coffee pods that are used in popular single serve coffee makers, have exploded in the market. In 2013, nearly one-fifth of U.S. households used coffee pods, according to a report released by Time magazine. They are a convenient and straightforward way to get the perfect cup of coffee without the extra work. However, if you're new to the world of coffee, you may not know everything you should about coffee pods. Here are four things that you need to know about coffee pods, so you can get the perfect cup of coffee before your day begins.  continue reading →

Top 5 Fine Dining Restaurants in Bristol

Top 5 Fine Dining Restaurants in Bristol
Bristol is well known for its large range in cultures and the stylish offerings available for all budgets. There are hundreds of places that you will go to and be extremely satisfied with the food you receive. The Bristolians absolutely love their food and because of this Bristol offers some of the best food in the country; you just need to know where to look. Here is our breakdown of the top 5 fine dining restaurants in Bristol. …continue reading →

Game Changer: 5 Bakery Tricks That Will Positively Impact Your Baking Skills

Game Changer: 5 Bakery Tricks That Will Positively Impact Your Baking Skills
Being a master baker is on the bucket list of many sweet-loving individuals around the globe. While baking seems like an overwhelming task for some, others find comfort in feel of the flour. Just like any other craft, baking requires time and effort. That’s the only way individuals see any improvement in their skillset. The great thing about baking is if you learn the fundamentals and secrets of the trade, you can bake virtually everything. If you’re wondering how you can improve your baking skills, check out these five awesome tips that you should implement in your baking routine today!…continue reading →

Tips For Hosting a Booze-Free Party

Tips For Hosting a Booze-Free Party
A lot of people immediately associate the word party with alcohol.  The thought of having to entertain guests without the help of alcohol can be scary.  I mean, do sober people even know how to have fun? How is anyone possibly going to get up the courage to talk to strangers?  The answer is, you can have a perfectly fantastic party without worrying about your guests driving home drunk.  In fact, some people might even say it’s possible to have an even better time! continue reading →

What to See and Do at Land’s End

What to See and Do at Land’s End
Cornwall has long been one of the country’s most loved holiday destinations, where the seaside views are some of the best in the world. The famously named Land’s End is no exception. With an abundance of activities and beautiful scenery, there is no wonder that people come from far and wide to indulge in everything here. If you are planning a trip and are struggling to find what to fill your time with, you should take note of some key tips. This way, your holiday can go smoothly, and you will be wishing to come back long after you have left. …continue reading →

How to Organise a Foodie Road Trip

How to Organise a Foodie Road Trip
We live through our senses, but far too often we are concerned with what we can see, hear, and touch, and not on the finer senses like taste or smell. Yes, it can be a great experience to see and enjoy a world-class city, but as every foodie knows, you need to stimulate every sense to truly invigorate your trip and make it memorable. That is why a foodie road trip is such a great idea because it puts emphasis not just on the best sights, but on the more culturally significant aspects of a region – the food. If you have never gone on a foodie road trip before, don’t worry, instead, follow this guide.…continue reading →

Why Indulgence Doesn’t Equate to Unhealthy Eating

Why Indulgence Doesn’t Equate to Unhealthy Eating
Admittedly, for the most part indulgence does equate to unhealthy eating, which is why it’s called indulging, but it really doesn’t have to be. We’ve come a long way from the days when cheating on your diet meant that you had to embrace the effects of that ‘a moment on the lips is a lifetime on the hips’ cliché, simply because the options were limited to us back then. Nowadays we have some very clever people working around the clock to cater to all sorts of things, one of which is being able to enjoy the act of eating food that tastes great without having to stuff your face with junk that is really bad for you. This perhaps solves all sorts of potential and existing psychological problems which encompass the self-esteem realms, to the end of something like a stick-thin model being associated with someone who can never enjoy a chocolate bar in their lives.…continue reading →

4 Reasons Why Smoked Food Is The Best.

4 Reasons Why Smoked Food Is The Best.
Recently in the UK, smoked food has become increasingly popular and a lot of food companies are now selling smoking grills, so that people can do their own smoking. People now want to smoke many kinds of food, including many popular meats and fish. Why is it than that smoked food has become more popular and why do people want to purchase equipment that allows them to do their own smoking? Here are a number of reasons why smoked food is becoming the go-to food in the UK.…continue reading →

Best BBQ Restaurants in New York City

Best BBQ Restaurants in New York City
New York City never gets old. The city has its issues, but there is something about it that makes it so charming. You have the entire city to explore, hundreds of exciting things to try, and of course the finest restaurants with incredible dishes.…continue reading →