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Health problems: are you entitled to chocolate?

1- You are diabetic Because chocolate contains sugar, people with diabetes usually think that this food is forbidden to them. But this is not true! Today, the diet for people with diabetes is based on the concept of glycemic index, which means eating foods that don't raise blood sugar too much. ...

19
Apr
2022

Expired food: which ones can still be eaten?

What expired foods can be consumed? The first category of food that can be consumed after the expiration date is dried foods such as dried cookies, dried vegetables such as chickpeas and lentils, pasta, rice, or freeze-dried soups in bags. The date that appears on the package is a date of minimu ...

25
Aug
2022

How much does a pet cost?

Indeed, the cost of a pet is not limited to its purchase price. It is also necessary to take into account different expenses that cannot be ignored: - food - accessories (collar, leash, basket, brush, toys) - veterinary expenses (vaccines, anti-parasite products but also sterilization and unexpec ...

04
Sep
2012

Garden: 5 things you need to know about farmers' seeds

ought legally, which was not the case before. In concrete terms, if you have a garden, you can now buy these seeds legally, which is a victory for food independence and for the safeguarding of biodiversity. 4- They are precious for our future In 2019, a report by the FAO (the Food and Agricul ...

22
Sep
2021

How to organize an aperitif: ideas and recipes

Cocktails are just as much fun with one or two friends at the kitchen table as they are with a large group of friends in your backyard with delicious food and plenty of drinks. Organize it at the location of your choice To bring your wine, cheese and friends, use a garden, a rooftop, a room with m ...

11
May
2022

The Healthy Barbecue: Our 6 Tips

hy not marinate your meats and other? Marinades are full of benefits, they add flavor, keep you from saucing, change the face of a dish and tenderize food. And the great thing about marinades is that you can innovate and change them every night. And no need to make them complicated sometimes three o ...

16
June
2022

Batch cooking: 5 tips for getting started

yourself the age-old question: what's for dinner? When mastered well, this method also has the advantage of using leftovers intelligently to avoid food waste and prepare varied menus more quickly. So in step number 1 of your weekly planning, you should plan to cook: - at least one starchy ...

02
Nov
2021

Diet: 5 natural solutions to regulate your appetite

t make you feel full, but it also traps some of the fat you eat, preventing it from being stored in the abdomen or saddlebags. Almonds are another food to increase satiety and therefore slim down. According to an American study, a daily consumption of this nut is beneficial to overweight people, ...

04
Aug
2022

Shortage of raw materials: beware, the composition of products may change

Why this labelling exemption? Usually, manufacturers of food or cosmetic products are required to list all ingredients on the packaging. However, due to the war in Ukraine and Russia and the resulting difficulties in supplying raw materials, the Ministry of Economy has made an exception to this ...

13
Sep
2022

Food shopping: 5 advantages of online shopping in Paris

e, local products, organic or baby products, as well as products from major brands. Moreover, you can take advantage of your online order to do your food and non-food shopping... You can now find the most varied items online, even outside the food section, for example: school supplies, toys fo ...

17
Dec
2021

Festive meals: 5 tips for setting beautiful plates

a beautiful tableware, preferably in a sober and plain color. White tableware may look ordinary, but it's a classic that helps the colors of your food preparations stand out. The size of the plates also matters. Indeed, the plate should not be too big so that the items do not seem lost in the ...

31
Dec
2021

Maison Durable : the online store for a zero waste decoration

n France. What can we find there? The Maison Durable online store is organized into 7 sections: - Offering - Shopping - Preserving food - Taking care of yourself - Maintaining the house - Vegetable gardening - Baby and children The first section offers reusa ...

02
Feb
2022

Banning junk food advertising reduces risk of obesity

impact of advertising on consumption We generally underestimate the influence of advertising on our consumption choices, especially when it comes to food products. Pleasure foods such as burgers, appetizer cookies, or candy are often craved when they are displayed on billboards in public places. ...

15
Sep
2022

Halloween: 5 tips for a successful party

he finishing touch to your Halloween decoration! 4- Prepare a buffet Your Halloween party won't be perfectly successful if you don't plan lots of food and treats. For this type of party, one of the most practical and fun solutions is to prepare a buffet where guests can help themselves to sav ...

12
Oct
2021

Foodie Love: a romantic series on Arte

A series full of greed As the title suggests, the Spanish TV series Foodie Love offers a tasty mix of romance and food. Beware, if you've made a good resolution to go on a diet at the beginning of the year, this drama might make you hungry! In Barcelona, two thirty-somethings meet around their c ...

13
Jan
2022

Aperitif: 6 questions to make a success of a convivial aperitif

es, it is common to serve a chilled rosé wine as an aperitif. Although it is sometimes shunned by lovers of fine wines, rosé can also be enhanced by food and wine pairings for the aperitif . This typical Provence wine pairs well with the sunny flavors of black or green tapenade, as well as w ...

21
May
2022

The International City of Gastronomy and Wine: a must-see in Dijon

s the Burgundy Wine School! With a glass in hand, you'll be able to participate in 40- or 60-minute workshops entitled initiation, wines and terroirs or food and wine pairing ... View this post on Instagram A publication shared by Cité de la gastronomie - Dijon (@dijon_cite ...

06
June
2022

Balanced meal ideas: a week of easy recipes

better understand the nutritional rules that inspired this one-week program, I recommend that you read the article Eating a balanced diet with the 7 food families (opposite). For a meal to be balanced, it must include a representative of each food family, i.e: 1- water or an unsweetened drink ...

29
June
2022

Chia fresca with watermelon: a healthy drink recipe

to fill up on energy if we believe the etymology of their name (the word chia means 'strength' in Mayan language). And their intuition about this food was right since these super seeds are rich in fiber, omega 3 and minerals. Another advantage is that they swell in contact with water or any o ...

12
July
2022

Hiking: 5 tips to prepare your hike

6 months before the planned departure date. 4- Plan the supply To avoid overloading your backpack, it's a good idea to find out ahead of time what food sources are available on your route or nearby. This is something we don't always think about when preparing for a hike, but it can save you a mi ...

19
July
2022