Month: May 2022

20 Things You Didn’t Know About French Fries

Fries go by many different names istockphoto.com In America, you refer to french fries as either “french fries” or simply “fries.” But if you want a plate abroad, you might have to use a different name. In the United Kingdom, they’re called “chips,” and in France, they’re called “frites.” French fries might not be French …

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10 Behind-The-Scenes Facts Only Diehard Fans Know

Season 5 of Netflix’s Somebody Feed Phil has taken Everybody Loves Raymond creator Phil Rosenthal to enjoy lobster rolls in Maine, mole in Oaxaca, and a variety of delicious food truck dishes in Portland. Before working on Somebody Feed Philthe actor and writer was the host of PBS’s I’ll Have What Phil’s Having which has …

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Justice Minister Helen McEntee speaks out as Cabinet approves emergency law to counter Graham Dwyer’s European court win

The Minister for Justice insisted gardai must have the powers to adequately deal with issues such as national security as the Cabinet last night approved emergency legislation to counter callous killer Graham Dwyer’s European court win. Helen McEntee’s department says the amendment to the laws surrounding retention of data will have two main objectives. It …

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Millennial Money: Don’t let your first car be a $30K mistake | AP

Buying your first car is already an intimidating experience; in the midst of historic supply shortages, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. In March of this year, the average price of a used car was $27.246, according to Cox Automotive — an automotive marketplace and data company — or 28% higher than it was a year …

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What is a gluten-free diet: What to know

A gluten-free diet eliminates foods that contain gluten, a group of proteins present in foods such as wheat, rye, and barley. People who have celiac disease or a non-celiac gluten sensitivity (NCGS) need to follow a gluten-free diet. For a person living with celiac disease, a gluten-free diet is the only current treatment. This article …

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Tina Cook pays tribute to ‘horse of a lifetime’

Tina Cook has paid tribute to Miners Frolic, her three-time Olympic medalist and European champion who was put down last week at the age of 24. “It’s a cliché, but he was the horse of a lifetime and such a kind, generous horse,” she said. “He wasn’t necessarily born brave, but he had a natural …

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Coconut oil for the thyroid: Is it beneficial?

Evidence suggests that coconut oil may have many health benefits, and it could benefit thyroid health. However, more research is necessary. According to a 2018 review, preliminary studies have found that coconut oil and other sources of fat may help the body activate thyroid hormones. Various animal studies also suggest that coconut oil a complementary …

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Switching to plant-based cheese ‘can reduce carbon emissions by 50% over dairy variety’

A life cycle evaluation used to determine environmental impacts, including indicators for climate impact and land use, has revealed that cheese is a major cause of carbon emissions One in three admit they don’t understand how greenhouse gases and food production are linked ( Image: Violife/SWNS) Switching to plant-based cheese can reduce carbon emissions by …

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Pad Thai: Calories, Nutrition, Benefits, Downsides

Pad thai is a traditional Thai dish available in restaurants worldwide. Locally in Thailand, though, pad thai is a stir-fry dish of flat rice noodles with various ingredients as part of the street food fare. Many people love eating this dish for its blend of pleasant flavors, textures, and aroma, and for many, it’s a …

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Lydia Conklin on Writing Residencies and the Invaluable Gift of Permission ‹ Literary Hub

I never flew on an airplane until I was seventeen, never traveled west of Wisconsin until I was in my late twenties. But, through the generosity of writing residencies, I’ve lived for three to fourteen weeks at a time in states I’d never so much as visited before: Oregon, New Mexico, Washington, Virginia. At each, …

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