Foods that you didn’t know you could Freeze

November 2, 2015 // 0 Comments

Foods that you didn’t know you could Freeze If you find that you have more food left than what you thought you would have, then don’t let it go to waste. Here are foods that you didn’t know you could freeze. Eggs You can freeze eggs by mixing the yolk and whites together. Pour them into an ice tray and freeze. One large egg equals about two cubes. Milk You can freeze milk in its original [...]

Dinner and Dessert Bacon Recipes

August 31, 2015 // 0 Comments

Dinner and Dessert Bacon Recipes People love bacon and there is plenty that you can do with bacon. Have a look at these two bacon recipe ideas for dinner and dessert. Bacon, Mac and Cheese Pizza Ingredients 500 grams of bacon 1 ½ TBSP Bacon Fat (From the Bacon) 2 TBSP Flour ¾ Cup Milk ¼ TSP Ground Mustard 1 TSP Salt 1/8 TSP Back Pepper 1 Cup of Elbow Macaroni – Cooked 500 grams Pizza Dough 4 [...]

How to Store and Select Garlic

August 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

How to Store and Select Garlic You need to choose garlic heads that are firm with no nicks or soft cloves. If you see any dark, powdery patches under the skin then skip that garlic, as it is an indication of mold. Unpeeled garlic heads should be kept in an open container in a cool and dry place that is away from other foods. Unpeeled garlic should never be put in the fridge or be frozen. If you [...]

How to Keep Foods Fresher for Longer

March 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

How to Keep Foods Fresher for Longer If you are tired of buying foods that go bad before you get to eat them then it could be due to improper storage. Here are some storage habits that you can adopt so that your foods stay fresher for longer. Apples Apples should be stored on the counter and away from other produce. Bananas Bananas should be stored at room temperature until they ripen [...]

Control Sugar Cravings

March 13, 2015 // 0 Comments

Control Sugar Cravings If you have a sweet tooth and find yourself craving sugar then there are ways you can eliminate sugar cravings by taking on essential steps each day. Remove Temptation You will need to first remove all problem foods that contain sugar which cause you to overeat. You will find hidden sugars in unsuspecting places like salad dressings and spice blends. You will need to read [...]

Skinny Foods

November 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

Skinny Foods Here are a few skinny foods that you should have on hand when hunger hits. Hummus and Veggies Hummus is a chickpea spread from the Middle East and makes for a wonderful protein rich snack that combats hunger and balances blood sugar levels. You can opt to have your hummus with veggies. Hummus contains iron which boosts energy and red bell pepper slices are high in vitamin C. You can [...]

Know your Food Types – Dining Healthier in Johannesburg

April 30, 2014 // 0 Comments

Know your Food Types – Dining Healthier in Johannesburg In today’s health conscious society, as consumers we are becoming more and more aware of what we eat. By no means is this a bad things. The phrase, “you are what you eat” is becoming more and more prominent in our modern day society. The question to ask here is, how do you choose your nights out? Are you aware of the different food [...]