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A carbon footprintis defined asthe total amount of greenhouse gases produced to directly and indirectly support human activities, usually expressed in equivalent tons of carbon dioxide (CO2).  Green house gases: The primary greenhouse gases in Earth's atmosphere are water vapor (H2O), carbon dioxide (CO2), methane (CH4), nitrous oxide (N2O), and ozone (O3). About three-quarters of greenhouse gas emissions that are attributed to humans come from burning fossil fuels. We burn fossil fuels — non-renewable energy sources — when we operate vehicles, heat our homes, and even use electricity, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. The Administration has also concluded that...

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Food plating is a simple  concept portrayed in a much more difficult way, it is the art of layering food to create a more aesthetically pleasing view . The same as you would style your hair a specific way or your clothes a specific way to cater to specific audiences. Food is styled and arranged to please the eye and add value to the dining experience, and provides room for a higher mark-up on your food. You will mostly see food styling or food plating in high-end restaurants. Here are the basic tools you need for food plating. 1.Piping bag...

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Looking to make your special someone or some one special feel pampered? Or maybe think a flower bouquet is too over the top in terms of prices, they dont even last very long right? How about something that is just as beautiful that can last for months and months? Something that serves a double purpose, that can be a gift as well as a keepsake and even room decoration. We're a huge fan of this product and would like to introduce to you carved hand soaps by Jittasil.  They are a small workshop located in the North of Thailand where...

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FDA compliant means more than just safe for food contactIn general, when a product is FDA compliant this means that it is a food grade material. "Definition of food grade: materials used in equipment or manufacturing that are non-toxic and safe for consumption."  Safe for consumption meaning it is safe to eat off of, not to eat the actual product. Products that are FDA compliant for food safety are made of the correct type and quality of material that makes it safe for food to come in contact with; In that it will not carry diseases and microbes that once food touches, the...

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