Food Facts & Lore

5 Food Myths with a Twist

An apple a day keeps the doctor away. This is probably the most popular food related belief. There is some truth to it, but not exactly as we might envision. We’ll return to this one later. We believe you will certainly not mind as our first food myth pertains to red wine, and you’ll be… Continue reading 5 Food Myths with a Twist

Food Facts & Lore

Chewing Gum

Ever heard of the “Island of Gum?” It is there that humans first started chewing gum, sometime back during the early days if Ottoman Empire (1300 – 1920’s). Chios, as the island is commonly known, is a Greek island where the Pistacia Lentiscus tree grows. Its resin, known as “Mastika,” or “Mastic,” drips noticeably against… Continue reading Chewing Gum

Food Facts & Lore, Monday Magazine

The Monday Mag – May 4, 2015

In This Edition Of Our Weekly Magazine: - Chew On That Invasive Song - Turn Your Kids Into Health Nuts One Smile At A Time - Eat Your Allergies Away Our Favorite Quote Of The Week - “How much I missed, simply because I was afraid of missing it.” - Paulo Coelho Chew On That Invasive… Continue reading The Monday Mag – May 4, 2015