New Fruity and Flavoured Beers

Imported and US-made flavoured beers are turning up in every kind of fruit flavour from raspberry to peach, plus coffee, chocolate and other new...

Organic and Non-Barley Beers

U.S. beer drinkers, brewers and beer importers are beginning to appreciate organic brews, as well as wheat and even sorghum-based, gluten-free beers. Once willing to...

How to Sterilize Canning Jars

Preserving food is becoming more popular, and knowing how to sterilize glass Mason jars is the first step in making great jams and pickles....

Guide to Top Ten Kinds of Rice

Choosing the right kind of rice is crucial to create a successful dish - that's the long and the short of it. The question often...

Jersey Royal Potatoes

Jersey Royal Potatoes, distinctive and unique kidney shaped new potatoes known the world over for their flavour, delicate skins and early production. Jersey is almost...

Ten Things You Never Knew About Lobsters

Lobster rolls, lobster bakes and boils. Summer is prime lobster season. Or is it? A recent trip to Atlantic Canada included an intimate look...

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Low Carb Dieting Tips

Low-carb dieting entails reducing your daily carbohydrate intake. This involves choosing foods lower in carbs over higher-carbed fare, and refined carbohydrates. The premise of...

Lose Weight Eating Yogurt

Since dairy is thought to be very fattening, many people avoid it altogether. What some do not realize is that incorporating certain types of...

What About Artificial Sweeteners?

As the person who plans and makes the family meals but is also trying to lose weight, I look at every healthy option available....