“Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend to them all the care, kindness, and understanding you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again.” Og Mandino First off I like to thank all the huge support I have from my followers, viewers, and especially to WordPress community! Before I was ever blogging, I had thought about a food blog for years, but never really had the time to… Read more Happy Saturday & Saturday’s Food For Thought Is Here!! →
Saturday’s Food For Thought Is: BARLEY Barley is the Saturday talk. Barley is one of the top foods to eat in order for us to stay healthy. What are the benefits of barley? Barley controls blood sugar. Barley lowers glucose levels. Barley beats oats in a glucose study. Barley reduces blood pressure. Cholesterol and visceral fat decrease. Barley helps within our diet. Barley1.00 cup, cooked200.00 grams270.00 calories Nutrient Amount DV(%) NutrientDensity World’s HealthiestFoods Rating fiber 13.60 g 54.4 3.6 very good selenium 36.40 mcg 52.0 3.5 very good tryptophan 0.12… Read more Saturday’s Food For Thought →
It’s a rainy day here in Sacramento, CA but we are still having a great day. Saturday is here, and that means Food For Thought is here!! Today’s thought is on flours, and knowing your flour. Check out the video that I linked in this post below. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6PXEHU5U7Xc What is very interesting about flours in general is that each flour offers a different percentage of protein and depending if you dampened the flours or mix them, they will react differently. Below is a chart to better understand how much… Read more ~Saturday’s Food For Thought~ →
Today’s food for thought is about GRAPES! GRAPE NEWS: 1. Grapes can prevent heart disease. Just by eating grapes on a daily basis it helps reduce the cholesterol level. 2. Grapes are high in another polyphenol called “tannin.” Tannins move into the testinal tract and protect from viruses and tumors. 3. Grapes have a high level of caffeic acid. Caffeic acid helps fight cancer. 4. Studies have shown that grapes can prevent brain damage from strokes. 5. Grapes boost brain activity. 6. Grapes boost metabolism. Grapes have a slight laxative effect… Read more Saturday’s Thought Is………… →
Hello Sunday! What’s on everyone’s Sunday Plans? Cooking?? I thought it would be fun to do a Sunday poll. This poll is about foods from around the world. What is the craziest food you have ever tried and how did you like it??