Entries by foodwithoutfire

Cabbage soup, not the boiled diet version, can be glorious

This March 12, 2018 photo shows a cabbage soup made with ginger and garlic broth in Bethesda, Md. This dish is from a recipe by Melissa d’Arabian. (Melissa d’Arabian via AP) (Associated Press) By Melissa D’Arabian | AP By Melissa D’Arabian | AP March 14 at 9:52 AM The mere mention of cabbage soup in my household makes my […]

March 12, 2018 Thinking of “raw water”? Here’s why drinking from a spring may not be wise.

Some bottlers of untreated spring water trumpet its health benefits, but local experts are urging skepticism before drinking from a spring or joining the “raw water” craze. A recent New York Times article examined the “raw water” movement. Mughande Singh, founder of Oregon spring water distributor Live Water, says that treated tap water contains contaminants, […]

Tips for an Easy Diabetic Diet Menu

A diabetic diet menu is not a rigid diet where all you can eat are fruits or vegetables, although including plenty of these foods in your diet is beneficial but that applies for everyone and not just for diabetics. Below are some suggestions for a good diabetic diet menu: – Include a wide variety of […]

The Superiority of Alligator vs Crocodile Leather

Many products today are made from alligator or crocodile leather, from purses and shoes to custom leather dog collars. When trying to determine whether alligator or crocodile leather is more superior leather or more luxurious, there are many factors to consider before making a final determination. Generally, alligator leather is viewed as the nicer and […]

How Effective Is The Atkins Diet?

The Atkins Diet is by far one of the most popular of all low carb diets. It was first founded in the 1970's by Dr Robert Atkins. He came to the conclusion that overweight people were that way not because of over eating but by excessive insulin production. He then decided that overweight people ate […]