October 2017

The Animals That Rely On Our Trees

The trees in our yard are the lynchpin that holds the delicate balance of wildlife presence together. So many animals rely on our healthy trees to provide them with shelter, food, and even transportation routes, and without trees, none of those animals would be nearby to enrich our environment and…

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Quit Smoking – What Is Your Smoking Style?

I was recently having an early morning coffee at Mooloolaba beach. A few metres in front of where I sat was a very fit young woman, she surprised me by lighting up a cigarette. I noticed the glances a few walkers gave her as they sped by, perhaps a whole…

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Thermal Mugs: Plastic Vs Stainless Steel

The basic design of thermal mugs, whether they are plastic or stainless steel is the same – double wall insulation with a lid to seal the top. But even though stainless steel versions cost more than plastic versions, in the long run, they are the best deal for travelers. They…

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How To Reduce Foam From 5 Liter Mini Beer Kegs

A big complaint with mini kegs since they have been gaining in popularity is the amount of foam you get with each pour. When you read reviews of min beer dispensers on Amazon they are riddled with this same complaint. In this post I hope to clarify the process of…

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Possible Side Effects of Slimming Tea

Slimming tea is an herbal product that includes approximately 25% tea. Perhaps, the manufacturers and marketers are trying to latch onto the benefits of other pure teas by creating a beverage that is said to stimulate weight loss. However, these herbal concoctions are filled with laxatives. There is a time…

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The Mystery Of Polish Sausage – What Is Kielbasa?

Without a doubt the word Kielbasa has worldwide recognition, yet it is also often misunderstood. Kielbasa is the general Polish name for sausage. You cannot walk into a Polish store and say: please give me a pound of kielbasa. The sales lady, surrounded by 50 different kinds of kielbasa, will…

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The 5 Best Gummy Bear Brands

1. Black Forest Gummy Bear: A Consumer Favorite Many people consider the top brand on the best gummy bear list to be the Black Forest gummy. This may be because real fruit juice helps to make this candy a healthier version of the soft bear that so many people love….

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5 Reasons Why You Aren’t Losing Weight

1. Drinking too much coffee There are several, conflicting, ‘studies’ and opinions about the effects of coffee on weight loss. Truth is that coffee stimulates the production of insulin and spikes your blood sugar. Caffeine encourages fat production in your body. Depending on how you like your coffee, the added…

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Healthy Eating – Is The Mediterranean Diet For You?

A diet plan you may have heard about if you have been doing your research on the many different healthy eating plans out there is the Mediterranean diet. This eating style has received a lot of positive feedback by many people for the numerous advantages it offers. While it is…

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