Coffee

Vanilla Flavored Coffees

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Vanilla Flavored Coffees

Just as chocolate and vanilla pair well, so do coffee and vanilla, hence the great popularity of vanilla-flavored coffees. Vanilla is also said to be the world’s favorite flavor overall. Back to vanilla and coffee, however, coffee purists tend to prefer adding vanilla as a flavoring after the coffee is brewed. Others are happy with the flavor roasted into the bean during processing. There are arguments both ways, of course.

Exactly how are coffees flavored, then, and when? The roasting comes first, that delicate mix of art and science that heats the green bean and turns it a rich aromatic …

Health

Against President Obama's Health Care Reform Proposal

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Against President Obama's Health Care Reform Proposal

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The President’s health care reform program is onerous not only for what it does, but what it does not do. The new innovation, that of a government bureaucracy that will regulate premium prices, may prove to be the most disastrous.

I am a male in his mid fifties with controlled hypertension, blind in his left eye due to a child birth trauma, and overweight. I have had occasional joint pain.

My primary physician is quite aggressive in sending me to specialists for checkups in certain areas. My last colonoscopy and my last cardiac exam yielded good results.

Nevertheless I have …

Kratom

White Borneo Kratom Guide: Effects & Uses

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White Borneo Kratom Guide: Effects & Uses

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To lead a life without regrets one needs energy to fulfill all the goals and ambitions one has set for them. But how do you get this energy when most of us suffer from lack of sleep coupled with poor dietary habits and eternal stress from everyday life events? To beat the odds most people turn to coffee- nature’s most trusted pick-me-up for ages.

But what if we introduce you to something that delivers more than just an adrenaline rush?   ?

White Borneo Kratom?- Meet your new “go-to” drink for not just energy but a lot of health benefits, coffee …

Tea

Savory Snacks for Holiday Tea Parties

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Savory Snacks for Holiday Tea Parties

Tiny, multi-layer and multi-colored pressed sandwiches; crackers and spreads; dips and party rye sandwiches are appropriate savory snacks for Holiday tea.

A Holdiay Tea Party is a relaxing and inexpensive way to entertain during the holidays. Tea party food is a combination of snack foods that are primarily sweets, such as cookies, small pastries and tiny cakes.

However, it is expected that an afternoon tea include at least one “savory” item, which is best described as some sort of meat, cheese or egg snack. These are examples of savory recipes appropriate for afternoon tea parties.

Tea Party Sandwiches

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Tea

The Marvelous Health Benefits of Rooibos Tea

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The Marvelous Health Benefits of Rooibos Tea

By now you’ve probably tried the green teas and white teas and have become aware of their remarkable health benefits. One healthy tea you may not have had the pleasure of sampling is African rooibos red tea. It’s derived from the stems and leaves of a plant native to South Africa known as Aspalathus linearis. This slight sweet, brilliantly red colored tea is fast becoming one of the hottest trends in the tea industry. Although you’ll find this drink in the tea section, it’s actually not a traditional tea like black or green tea but rather a tisane or herbal …

Herb

Garlic Parsley Mushrooms: Side Dish Recipe for Sautéed Mushrooms Enhanced with Herbs & Spices

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Garlic Parsley Mushrooms: Side Dish Recipe for Sautéed Mushrooms Enhanced with Herbs & Spices

These Garlic Parsley Mushrooms are a hearty side dish which can be served at at a luncheon, high tea party, bridal shower or dinner celebration. Garlic Parsley Mushrooms make a terrific topping for steak, chicken, rice, baked potatoes or pasta. Serve Garlic Parsley Mushrooms along with a loaf of crusty Italian or French bread, to sop up the delicious liquid that is created during the cooking process.

Ingredients for Garlic Parsley Mushrooms

  • 1 lb. mushrooms
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons minced garlic
  • Zest from 1 lemon
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon white wine
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon
Coffee

Chocolate Coffee Cakes

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Chocolate Coffee Cakes

Chocolate coffee cakes combine the richness of high-quality chocolate with the moist pleasure of well-made coffee cake. There are a number of ways in which a person can experience all of the comfort of old-fashioned desserts. Chocolate is a universal favorite, and chocolate cake can tempt anyone.

Chocolate coffee cakes are an exciting take on a traditional recipe, as are walnut coffee cakes and cinnamon coffee cakes. Liquor cakes and moist fruit cakes will bring warmth and conviviality to any gathering. There are so many reasons to get together will friends and family, and now these get-togethers can be spiced …

Tea

The Tea Party and the Misinterpretation of the Founding Fathers

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The Tea Party and the Misinterpretation of the Founding Fathers

The rise of the Tea Party in American politics has taken many by surprise. More than thirty Tea Party candidates were elected in the congressional midterm elections. The political gains made the grassroots movement has left many political commentators and observers asking questions about the origins and nature of the movement, namely what is the Tea Party? In short, many Tea Party supporters routinely quote the founding fathers and what they see as their distrust of government. This seems to be the one universal belief that unites those in the Tea Party camp. Some emphasize the Second Amendment, while others …

Kratom

Kratom Tea Health Benefits

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Kratom Tea Health Benefits

See the source image Kratom tea has made from kratom tree leaves, a tree native to southeast Asia. The leaves have used as a stimulant and a sedative for centuries by local people. Traditional chewing of the leaves from the tree was regional Southeast Asia. The leaves have dried and used for making tea for an emissive and more relaxed experience. As such, our introduction to this tea was, in conventional tea format in the West. This tea was not the best seller product in the few recent years. But now,this tea is famous for the shipment of its product worldwide. The product aims …

Anxiety

Anxiety Management

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Anxiety Management

Anxiety management is often achieved through medicinal and therapeutic means. Medications can be useful in decreasing the immediate debilitating effects of anxiety and depression. This allows the individual to maintain a clear perspective of his situation as he undergoes therapy designed to manage the emotional, psychological, and social ramifications of his affliction. In addition to conventional pharmaceutical medications, many people suffering from anxiety and depression have also been turning to herbal and holistic remedies for anxiety, stress, and phobias.

Medications such as Xanax, Valium, Prozac, Paxil, Nardil and Lorazepam are among the most commonly prescribed antidepressants for countering anxiety and …