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Sap It Is...

Mundane Monday Challenge is created to find beauty in almost everything.

The challenge is simple. Find beauty in everyday mundane things, capture the beauty and upload the photographs. 74 more words


Maple Syrup is Dark

It’s February. Maple syrup time in Quebec. The saps are flowing!

I live in western Canada (no maple syrup trees here on the windy prairies) so I don’t think a lot about the sugar tapping going on at the moment in the east. 1,128 more words

Strange, Odd Stuff

Clever Bees

Bees are better at problem solving than previously thought, and can learn tasks totally unlike their natural behaviour, say researchers. Check this article and video in the Guardian.

Video and Article


Sugar high - white vs brown

I’ve often wondered why i’m always reaching for the brown or raw sugar, it was routed into me that this was the healthy option, something like brown bread or rice maybe. 224 more words

Personal Training

Know your Sweet

Do you remember the first time you tasted sugar? Most likely, not; because you were a (brand new!) little baby. That’s right, you first tasted sugar, in mother’s milk. 1,885 more words

Well Being

Sugar, the Sweet and the Sour

In recent conversations I have had it seems like an area that continues to catch people out in their efforts to switch over to a better diet is the area of sugars and other foods that help to add sweetness. 1,560 more words


Sugar’s Many Names

Sugar is a major nutrition topic for 2017.

It is everywhere, including many “healthy” and “natural” snacks. To help minimize your sugar intake, The American Academy of Family Physicians recommends checking the ingredient list on a food or drink package to look for the following added sugars: 47 more words

Men's Nutrition