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The best way to build community is through food and drink. Whether it is a morning of coffee with your friends after getting some disappointing news or celebrating a new job offer with a dinner out on the town, food is always important to make sure that you maintain and grow the friendships that you have.
As specialty coffee and infused teas continue to grow in popularity, it should come as no surprise that there are a growing number of businesses that offer these services. For many individuals and business owner, however, it is also really important to make sure that these comforting offerings are available in the home and the office.
Finding the Right Coffee Offerings Can Make Your Office an Early Morning Destination
Whether you are searching for a single cup coffee machine for the office or you are looking for the right coffee machine in your home, it is important to Continue reading
Share the post "Naturally Delicious Authentic Mexican Food"
“Variety is the spice of life”!
At one time or another, we have all heard this phrase. At first, it may seem that this expression refers to cooking and activities related to the kitchen. But upon further reflection, it becomes clear that the saying also has a meaning that is much broader than just the culinary terms as implied.
With one big exception, however! This phrase really does capture the entire essence of a specific type of food. What is it? Well, it is authentic Mexican food, of course!
Mexican cuisine is colorful, natural, varied and absolutely delicious. And Americans are in on this culinary treasure chest! No wonder there’s Mexican ingredients and Mexican food cooked in nearly three-quarters of homes in the U.S.–71.08%, to be exact. And a majority of consumers are craving unfamiliar foods and bolder flavors (66%), while even more (75%, or two-thirds) want ethnic cuisines with new flavors.
Well, Mexican food recipes fit these cravings and this interest Continue reading
Share the post "Looking for a Way to Spice Up Your Salads? Try Organic Micro Greens, Candied Flowers, and More"
Whether you’re trying to eat healthier or trying to get your children to eat healthier, sprucing up your salads can go a long way to making even more delicious and appealing. We’ve compiled this list of 5 things you can do or ingredients you can add to your salad to take it to the next level. Hope you enjoy!
1. Organic Micro Greens
Micro greens, or microgreens, have been around for the past 20 or 30 years, and are growing in popularity as a food. Microgreens consists of the shoots of vegetables that produce salad greens, such as lettuce, kale and beets. By adding microgreens to salads, it can add a new layer of texture and fresh flavor. Organic micro greens are ideally the way to go, as you’ll ensure you get fresh farm-to-table excellence. Check out the nearest specialty produce market near you to make sure they are stocking organic micro greens.
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The United States has milled trillions of board feet of lumber since 1900. Three trillion feet, to be exact. Wood continues to be milled every year and continues to be wasted, too, since it makes up around 20% to 30% of the waste at the average construction site.
And while new wood has its uses and value, and while wood is in some ways a renewable resource, this young wood is not renewable in the amounts that we use. That is just one reason that reclaimed wood is superior to new wood as a choice for rustic furniture, solid wood table tops, and a variety of other applications. Here are some other reasons to consider rejecting new wood:
Every time reclaimed wood is used, there is that much lower demand on our forest resources. This not only preserves the trees themselves, but also the multitude of creatures who depend upon those trees for survival. While it’s important that the forests be cleaned out periodically, and not all tree-felling is harmful, Continue reading
Share the post "Taking A Look At The Growing World Of Ecommerce And Refrigerated Trailers In the United States"
From a used thermo king to a single reefer unit, the refrigerated trailer has become a must for small businesses and large ones alike here in the United States. The growing world of ecommerce has decidedly impacted the lives of many, from those who are involved in the industry of transportation to the business owners that make their living all throughout this country. And so before we can discuss the need for the used thermo king, we must first look more closely at both the importance of small businesses and the growing world of ecommerce – and how the two have become so tightly linked together.
Small businesses have long been an essential part of the business world here in the United States. In fact, the prevalence of the small business is often far greater than the average person realizes, as small businesses (which ten to employ five hundred people or less – often far less) make up more Continue reading
Share the post "The Many Benefits Of Ice Cream Cups"
It is not only in June, when the most ice cream is produced that people want the frozen snack as their top choice for dessert. While the summer months make it fun to have a nice cool down treat, it is really any month that makes the mouth solvate for the sun and cool flavors of ice cream. Dessert cups have made it much easier over the years to get that thrill of frozen treats even when you’re at home. Who can resist the cool and refreshing thrill of dipping your spoon into a nice to go cup? More business are beginning to see the benefits of these dessert cups. With consumers who are literally gobbling these tasty treats up by the spoon full it might be a good idea to jump on the band wagon now and offer your own dessert cups to your costumers.
Seeing as 90% of households indulge in ice cream, that is gallons being sold by companies. However, it is proven that many of these homes end up throwing away wasted cartoons that clog the landfills and take forever to denigrate. Imagine if Continue reading
Share the post "Good Eats at a Wedding Are a Snap"
Planning a wedding is a considerable undertaking, and many prospective brides and grooms consult a wedding planner, their parents, and themselves for ideas on their big day. One aspect of weddings is easily tailored to the couple’s and all guests’ ethnic background, healthy living, and literally taste: the menu. The menu for a wedding doesn’t have to be intimidating; once everything is factored in, a savory menu can take shape and round out the wedding and reception experience.
Choosing the Right Menu for a Wedding
A menu for weddings can start with the couple’s, and each of their family’s, background in culture, religion, and ethnic origin. In the United States in particular, many different backgrounds are present, and this can leads to a variety of wedding styles, especially in the case of mixed-background couples. The good news is that a clear ethnic background comes with many traditions and pre-set menus, easing the process. The best wedding menus are often the most c Continue reading
Share the post "Find the Perfect Gift for the Ice Cream Lover in Your Life"
No matter what time of year it is, it is almost impossible to pass on a scoop of ice cream when offered. Ice cream is an easy and crowd-pleasing dessert to bring to a party or have stocked in your freezer because of its countless flavors and sweet taste.
There are many ice cream lovers out in the world who are always looking to make their experience with ice cream more enjoyable. If you have an ice cream enthusiast in your life who has a birthday or anniversary coming up, here are a few ice cream inspired gift ideas that will be the cherry on top of their special day.
Unique Spoons and Bowls
There are some people who would prefer a bowl over a cone for their ice cream. Every ice cream lover needs a bowl that perfectly fits their needs and shows off their personality. You can find colored spoons and matching dessert cups that are her favorite colors or in the shape of an ice cream cone.
When looking for a bowl, the size is the most important thing to consid Continue reading
Share the post "How to Choose the Right Bread Dough Mixer"
If you are in the restaurant business you probably know how important a commercial dough mixer machine is to your restaurant. Mixing a batch of dough by hand and kneading it properly can take close to half an hour. An industrial dough mixer cuts that time down to mere moments and spares you a tremendous amount of effort. This is especially important if you want to offer quality pizza, which Americans report to be their number one comfort food. As you consider a dough mixer machine, you’ve probably noticed that there are planetary mixers and spiral mixers. Which one should you choose, and what are the benefits of each?
The Spiral Mixer
The spiral mixer is so-called because it uses a spiral-shaped hook to spin through and knead the dough. They can come in a variety of speeds to facilitate dough development, and of course, they also come in a variet Continue reading
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We all know the smooth, creamy delicious appeal of peanut butter. On its own or paired with another complementary food item, such as jelly or bananas, the allure of peanut butter is hard to resist, and peanut butter is good for you because it is filled with nutritional value. It’s hard to imagine life without peanut butter, but it appeared not too long ago, in 1904 at the World’s Fair in Saint Louis. Thinking of peanut butter leads to another question: have you ever asked yourself: is a peanut a nut — or a vegetable?
That is actually a very good question! We’ll get to the answer of the question about “is a peanut a nut” at the end of this piece. In the meantime, here are seven great health facts about peanuts–plus one bonus fact. These peanut facts are related to the benefits and advantages of peanuts.
So while you are pondering the question about “is a peanut a nut”, you may al Continue reading