Bird Feeding – A Big American Hobby

Did you know that there are millions of Americans that feed wild birds on a regular basis? According to the Fish and Wildlife Service, there are 83 million Americans that feed wild birds for a variety of reasons. People feed wild birds to bring beauty to their outdoor spaces, for […]

Celebrity Chefs Don’t Just Cook

Some celebrity chefs stick with their cookbooks and TV shows, some just lend their name and some go the full route of actually producing a line of products. But like many sports figures who actually make far more money from their endorsements than from their sport, many cooks seem to […]

History of Terracotta Clay Pot Cookware

Based on evidence, clay pot cooking is an ancient cooking technique using an unglazed clay pot which has been submerged in water for a few minutes for clay to absorb water which will be released as steam through the cooking process. The earthenware pot with food inside will be put […]

Why Merlot Wines Are So Popular

Merlot, or more properly Merlot Noir (as there is a Merlot Blanc) is fast becoming one of the most sought after red wine varieties, thanks to Bordeaux’s Pomerol and Saint-Emilion wines. It has an almost cult status in California, where more concentrated Bordeaux-style wines are produced. It is also on […]

Why Is Food So Important?

It is a biologically known fact, that right since the first living organism breathed for the first time billions of years ago, it needed food. Food is something without which growth, development and evolution would have been impossible. Every living thing on the face of the earth, irrespective of plants […]