fact or fiction
Is it a fact or is it merely fiction? Fact or Fiction explores the lesser known truths in the food universe.
"Coffee: The Flavor of Awakening and the Secrets of Health - Benefits and Effects of Coffee"
Coffee is a beloved beverage that has become an integral part of the daily routine for millions of people around the world. Beyond its rich, comforting taste and the caffeine kick it provides, coffee has been the subject of extensive research and study to understand its effects on health and the human body. In this article, we will explore the benefits and effects of coffee, shedding light on both its advantages and potential drawbacks.
Vanilla Ice Cream: The Timeless Delight of Homemade(with Recipe)
Growing up, my family didn't have a fancy ice cream maker, but we had something even better – a hand-cranked ice cream machine. The anticipation would build as we filled the machine with a mixture of cream, milk, sugar, and a generous splash of pure vanilla extract. The cold, creamy concoction would churn away, and it wasn't long before our mouths watered at the promise of the sweet reward.
- Top Story - October 2023
A Spoonful of Bitterness, Warmth and Comfort
If Rosie finally committed to her promise to leave work on time, she wouldn't be rushing to the nearest station to catch her train back home. She wouldn't be stuck standing with her face inches away from the automated doors. She wouldn't end up drenched when rain suddenly started pouring down hard.
A Tapestry Of Shadows
Once upon a time, in a small country side, there lived a young girl named Amanda. The air was crisp, carrying the whispers of autumn as the villagers prepared for a mysterious event known as Halloween. Curiosity sparked within Amanda's heart, and she embarked on a quest to uncover the secrets behind this enigmatic celebration.
What would happen if everyone stop eating meat?
Imagine if a wizard of meatless dining suddenly appeared on Earth and with one wave of a wand wiped away all meat from our shelves— along with any desire to eat it. Farm animals destined for food vanish, whisked away to another planet. What happens in the following days, years, and even millennia? Can we even survive this?
"Savoring Love: A Culinary Journey Through Food Memories"
Once upon a time, in a small, picturesque village nestled amidst rolling hills, there lived an elderly woman named Clara. Clara was known far and wide for her exquisite culinary skills and her warm, welcoming heart.
Polenta for Christmas
Christmas was a magical time in my childhood. As the weeks leading up to the big day passed by, I couldn't help but be in awe of my mother's cheerful spirit and determination to make everything perfect.
Inevitable sacrifice in Camel and his Friends
The story of "Camel and His Friends" by Bidpai is a timeless classic tale from the ancient Indian collection of stories known as the Panchatantra that has been passed down for generations. This story is about a group of animals who form a friendship and work together to outsmart their enemies. It is an allegory of the importance of friendship, loyalty, cooperation, and working together to overcome obstacles. The story follows the adventures of a camel and his four friends, an elephant, a lion, a fox, and a jackal. The five friends work together to help each other out of difficult situations, showing the power of friendship and cooperation. The story also highlights the importance of loyalty, as the friends are always willing to help one another, even when the situation is difficult. It also demonstrates the importance of being creative, as the friends come up with clever solutions to their problems, but sometimes, these solutions are meant as an exchange.
- Top Story - October 2023
It's the simple things.
Thinking back on all the beautiful dishes I’ve had throughout my life, I could write about chicken and dressing, tamales, pumpkin pie, or many other entrees I have had. Fancy dishes that would have your mouth watering like crazy. Instead, I will write about a simple, plain chocolate cake made for me with so much love.
10 Halloween Oddities
there's more to Halloween than just trick-or-treating and jack-o'-lanterns. Here are 10 Halloween oddities that will make you scratch your head and say, "What the...?"
The Shocking Truth Behind the High Cost of Food
"Boy, when did food get so expensive?" If you've ever had this thought while grocery shopping, you're not alone. Many of us have experienced sticker shock at the checkout counter as the cost of food seems to keep climbing. While the price of basic necessities continues to rise, there are some food items that have always maintained exorbitant price points. In this article, we'll delve into the astonishing reasons behind the high cost of certain supermarket mainstays, such as olive oil, saffron, vanilla, and chocolate. Get ready to be amazed by the incredible stories behind these pricey pantry staples.
Grandma says that she has a surprise for me this weekend… -My Senior Year Was Not Just a Breeze, Rather it Was More of a Snow Day in Chicago all year round-