Food and Drink

10 Ingenious Things You Never Knew You Could Do With Banana Peels

There’s a lot to like about bananas. They are rich in vitamin B6 and C and minerals like copper and manganese. Furthermore they contain loads of antioxidants like lutein and other powerful nutrients that give your hair and skin a healthy glow. However, the benefits of the fruit aren’t just in its flesh. That’s why you …

By Contributing Writer
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Sliced Chocolate Is a Real Thing, And It’s as Good as You Could Ever Imagine

Take a deep breath and prepare yourself. The chocolate single has arrived. That’s right, sliced chocolate. Yep, it’s real – and sandwiches will probably never be the same again. The internet, meanwhile, is seconds away from breaking. So who do we have to thank for this mouth-watering invention? Japanese company Bourbon, that’s who. The folks …

By Kieron Allen
Food and Drink

20 Cake-Making GIFs That Will Get You Drooling All Day Long

Whether it’s the alluring rise of a perfectly baked angel cake or the sugary drizzle of buttercream icing, it turns out the humble GIF is the perfect way to gorge on cake porn. These 20 sugary sweet GIFs, for example, will have you drooling all day long. We could watch these perfectly pink swirls of …

By Clare Wiley
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20 of the Weirdest and Most Wonderful Cafes‏ in Japan

Think Japanese café and a few crazy images might spring to mind. The Far Eastern nation has, after all, become famous for its range of bizarre establishments, and the following places take the cake for all things weird and wonderful. 20. Kawaii Monster Café, Tokyo First up, the Kawaii Monster Café. In this multi-colored den …

By Kieron Allen
Food and Drink

These 20 First World Food Problems Are Hilarious. Until They Happen to You

A word of warning: if you’ve experienced any of the following scenarios then the images you’re about to see will bring back some pretty nasty memories. If you’re lucky enough not to know the anguish of seeing your ice cream fall to the floor, or to receive the world’s most haphazardly assembled cheeseburger, then you …

By Charlie Gilbert
Food and Drink

This Is Why Bacon Is Up There With Cigarettes When It Comes to Causing Cancer

Image: Kjetil Ree/Flickr A recent report by the World Health Organization (WHO) placed processed meats, especially bacon, alongside cigarettes as a leading cause of cancer. Eating two bacon slices a day, it concluded, makes developing bowel cancer 18 percent more likely – enough for it to be ranked as a group 1 carcinogen. With some …

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20 Gross Things Allowed in Your Food That Will Make You Want To Hurl

Image: Massimiliano Calamelli/Flickr / Mariuszjbie Few foods are 100 percent contaminant-free. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), whose job it is to determine acceptable contamination limits, understands this better than anyone. You won’t believe, however, what the FDA deems perfectly acceptable for human consumption. Prepare to be horrified. Image: Kurt Bauschardt/Flickr / Iain Fergus/Flickr 20. …

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