Wednesday, June 27, 2018

5 Meat Alternatives for Veggies

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Being vegan or vegetarian does not mean sustaining yourself purely on fruit and vegetables. In fact, the meat-free diet is quite popular these days and meat alternatives are much easier to come across than they were many years ago. What’s more, there are advantages to having a veggie diet.

Friday, January 23, 2015

What Are McDonald’s French Fries Made Of?

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This is one question Atala and I have discussed a few times, especially because I do love McDonald's fries. I come from Nigeria where most foods are organic and all-natural, and most times I cooked my own meals with food stuff bought from the market myself. These days, I buy frozen processed meals for a few days, and sometimes we eat out.

My assumption about natural meals continued till Atala revealed to me that most french fries are not made from potatoes but from a starchy goo that may consist of anything and everything. Scary, right. I was all ears when the latest McDonald's ads featured customers asking questions about where the fries come from. And now the brand has answered.

Friday, June 14, 2013

Breakfast Idea - Bacon Strips without all the Fat

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Bacon is one of those guilty pleasures one knows they shouldn't make a habit of, yet you can't stay completely away. I just love the salty, smoky, and crispy taste and texture of bacon. Even the fat makes the meat product a comfort food sometimes, but most times I want to get rid of that.