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Early science communicators: Edmund Jarvis and Mulgrave Settlers Museum's new exhibition

Yesterday, Mulgrave Settlers Museum in Gordonvale opened a new exhibition called ‘Beetles, Grubs and other Bugs’. Developed to commemorate the 100th year of sugar research at nearby Meringa Research Station (part of the Bureau of Sugar Experiment Stations) and highlight the importance of cane to the region’s identity, it featured the work of the station’s entomologists as they battled to help cane farmers overcome pests and diseases in the early 20th century. 546 more words

Sheer Khurma 

Sheer Khurma literally means”milk with dates” in Persian, in this festival vermicelli pudding prepared by Muslims on Eid ul-Fitr. It is a traditional Muslim festive dessert, for celebrations. 213 more words


Whole30... More like WholeLottaAvocado

What REALLY Happened on Day 18

*I kept a fully detailed journal for every day of my Whole30. The bulk of this post will be about why I stopped and why it might not have been the best decision for me to do this particular program. 1,578 more words

Queen Sugar: Season 2

Finally Queen Sugar has returned. Nothing has changed too much for the Borderlone family to me. Davis still sucks, Nova is still annoying, Ralph Angel is still a short tempered cry baby, Charlie is still overbearing, Aunt Vi and Hollywood are still being petty towards one another, and Darla is still trying to stay on the right track. 277 more words

Aunt Vi


Why is sugar so unhealthy? Because it’s synthetic, created by humans.

First off, sweet natural products like dates contain lots of vitamins, elements, antioxidants, fiber and other substances which nourish us. 229 more words


Meringue, M'Lord?

Although I firmly believe sugar to be the devil, I will occasionally find myself face down in a cake or suchlike. And when I say occasionally, I probably mean more like once a week. 494 more words


!Recipe: Choco love bark

–Quick note: I say “stupid simple ___” not because anybody is stupid. I just like making things as simple and easy and fun as possible. … 752 more words