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Reddi Wip

I discovered this little gem a while ago and it seems to be the sweet treat that surprises most people when they find out that it is low in carbohydrates. 87 more words


The Carbohydrates

Carbohydrates (Carbs) are one of the three major macronutrients and the most important source of energy for our bodies. Carbs contain 4 calories per gram and should represent 50-55% from our daily intake. 475 more words


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