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Don't Touch II

Grey, red and prickles out in the winter landscape.

© Sheila Creighton 2018


Barberry Berberine Diabetes & Fat Mice

I followed this chain from the Fat Mice study to end up on Barberry but I’m going to present it in reverse order.

The basic “story line” is that a connection has been found between gut bacteria, a particular “receptor” in the gut, and stimulation of particular gene expression, such that “metabolic syndrome” can be modulated via gut bacteria modulation. 1,904 more words

Biology Biochem

Persian Jewelled rice جواهر پلو یا مرصع پلو

First of all may I ask you please please try this dish. You have no idea how much this rice dish is gorgeous. It is simply celebration of fragrance, and color with spices , dried fruits like raisins, barberries ( tiny red berry), nuts such as pistachio and almond and orange peel and carrot. 449 more words


Blazing barberry

Most of the autumn color in the trees has faded here but there are still a number of bushes that are displaying great fall shades.  This barberry bush in my yard is covered in red, orange and yellow hues which shine in the sun.  27 more words


Persian Barberries rice with saffron chicken ( Zereshk polo ba Morgh)

Zereshk is Persian name for dried fruit of barberries. Zeresk is widely cultivated in Iran. It is used in medicines, for preparing jam, tea, syrup, salad, juice and cooking rice or stew. 428 more words


Persian Cuisine for Newbies

Persian food is not as well known as other Middle Eastern cuisines are in the western hemisphere. You might think that’s a bit sad, but we think it might actually be a bit of a gift. 510 more words


Berry O Berry !

Where are you ?

You were in my heart, You were in my soul;

I don’t know how you loose your place, leaving all other in the solace,

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