Water and Health

Water is the life blood of every living thing in the world. Most of the earths surface is covered by water. Plants, fruits, vegetables, Animals, and Mammals need water to survive. Humans are no different. Water should be the beverage of choice for all of us. Sadly it is not. As a result some people…

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Salt – A Highly Valued Commodity

The Arabs say, “There is salt between us,” and the Persians speak of a person “untrue to salt” (disloyal or ungrateful). Because of its preservative qualities, the word ‘salt’ came to have connotations of high esteem and honor both in ancient languages and in modern ones. Some Historical Facts Throughout history, salt has been such…

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Can White Chocolate Really Be Called Chocolate?

So white chocolate isn’t actually chocolate as it mainly consists of milk. rather than cocoa solids. Often it contains palm oil or other ‘fillers’ and lots of sweeteners. Cocoa butter gives white chocolate its creamy texture and colour. So who first produced this white bar? It seems that it was Nestle. The company began producing…

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Hummingbird Myth-Busting

Myths and Misconceptions Many myths and old-wives tales have evolved about the hummingbird. There are also some fairly strange facts that sound like myths. Here are a number of those myths, either confirmed or BUSTED, and some interesting facts. Hummingbirds migrate by riding on the backs of geese – BUSTED Probably humans could not imagine…

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4 Benefits of Using Bathroom Ventilation Fans

Ventilation is one of the most important drivers of health and hygiene factors of your bathroom. Using good quality bathroom ventilation fans ensures that you get a bathroom that is free from moisture and stinky smells. Also, selecting the right bathroom fan can improve the decor of your bathroom by an order of magnitude. There…

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