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Fridge and freezer: what to do in case of power failure?

the cold chain is broken? If, despite the efforts of the French to reduce their electricity consumption, load shedding should occur this winter, the food you keep in your refrigerator should not be affected by these cuts. Indeed, load shedding consists in operating temporary cuts that last only ...

21
Dec
2022

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

Diet: 5 tips to lose holiday pounds

simple way to slim down gently, without excluding from your diet the dishes you love. Often we are not aware of what is a portion of this or that food per person. Yet there is a simple trick to visualize the right amount of food for one person: just look at your hand and remember the following e ...

17
Jan
2023

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

Christmas or New Year's Eve buffet: 5 tips for a successful Christmas Eve

2- Create a diversified buffet In addition to the decor, the second essential element to a successful Christmas or New Year's buffet is of course the food! In this area, diversity is the second of our 5 tips for a successful Christmas Eve. If you don't know exactly what your guests' tastes are, y ...

29
Dec
2022

Difficult holiday mornings: what solutions?

of a party (acidity and heartburn). How to prevent liver attack? Even if you didn't overindulge in alcohol, you may feel bad because of too much food, especially sugar and/or fat. Some tough aftermaths are due to the infamous liver attack! This ailment, which manifests as bloating, nausea or ...

21
Dec
2007

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