March 10, 2014

Two Months on the Insanity Plan

Following the insanity meal plan has been the easiest part of doing the Insanity program. The plan makes it so that I don’t have to worry about choosing my own foods to eat and trying to find out the nutritional value of everything to make sure I’m getting the most from my diet. Instead, the plan does all the work for me, and I can focus on doing the exercises in the program, which is much harder than choosing meals.

The exercise program is unlike anything I’ve ever done before. It’s much more intense than your normal workout plan or your trip to the gym. The program has a lot of high intensity exercises that are done in nearly close intervals to each other. There is only a small period between the exercises that is given to rest. Read the rest of this entry »

January 8, 2014

Adapting to Your New Diet

Now that the holidays are finally over, we can start to assess the damage that all those family dinners have done to us. I think I probably put on about ten pounds between November and December and with Summer just right around the corner, it’s time to start doing something about that weight. You’ve got to look good if you are wanting to wear the newest summer line which means getting back in shape, sweating out those turkey dinners and picking up some mighty raspberry ketone to help mitigate the damage the holidays do to all of us. It’s hard to deny all that home cooked food but you’ve got to be prepared to do battle with a few extra pounds before you can slide into those new jeans you got for Christmas! Losing weight has become something of a routine that I deal with so I’ve grown accustomed to the processes that are involved in shedding unwanted pounds.

It’s so simple that I am shocked more people don’t get it. Calories, people. Calories are everything. The more calories that you take in, the more active you have to be.

December 22, 2013

Reviews for Burger Stuffing Press

Teriyaki Burger RecipeI really love to eat burgers, and way that I particularly love to eat burgers, is when they are stuffed with other types of food. I guess that I am going to try to look into different pieces of kitchen equipment, that will allow me to better stuff burgers. That is because I am not very good at it on my own, and right now, I am looking for stufz reviews in particular. I read about the product earlier, and I guess that it is designed to make stuffed burgers, which is exactly the sort of product that I am currently looking for.

However, the problem is, I do not know how well it works, and that is something that I will need to be able to find out, before I can really think about purchasing. I want something that will be easy to use, and will make high quality stuff burgers.

December 7, 2013

Just Started Looking at Presents

Magic CutI have about a dozen things that I need to buy, some of it can be cheap and I am looking at simple kitchen gadgets for a couple of my friends. I was looking at this chop magic review and thinking that Hal might like that. He is a big food guy, well he is literally a big guy at at about 6′ 4″ and he likes to eat a lot. He loves to cook too, even though he has been working in restaurants for most of his life. He is really into making different things with vegetables of all kinds. The dude really does have some sort of weird fascination with squash and zucchini.

November 11, 2013

Product for Cooking in Microwave

Recent Photos The Commons Getty Collection Galleries World Map App ...I want to buy something for my son, so that he can cook some dishes in his microwave. He is living in a dorm room right now, and all he has in his room to cook with is a microwave. I am not sure that you can cook much with a microwave under normal conditions. However, I think that there might be a product out there that will make a microwave more functional for cooking other dishes. I have been looking at this produced called a stone wave and it is apparently designed to be used in a microwave.

I think that it might be a good thing to buy for my son.

September 1, 2013

Best Sites for Ordering Gift Hampers

My wife and I just spent a lovely weekend at the house of a couple of our close friends. However, we had not seen them in quite awhile, so I want to show them my appreciation of their hospitality during our stay. I think that I am going to do that by buying them some sort of gift, and I think that a high-end gift hamper might be the right sort of gift for this occasion. I am on this site with a “our hamper range” link at the top of the page. I am assuming that this link will lead me to the different types of gift hampers that they offer.

I should probably explore the link and look through all of the different hampers that are available before I make my decision.

August 23, 2013

I Read the Juicer Reviews Before Making My Choice

I was taking my time looking at the various juicers on the store shelves. I was gong to buy one while I was there, but I decided to go home and read some of the juicer reviews first. I am glad that I did. I had no idea that there was so much to consider when you want to get a good juicer.

The first thing I learned is that you want a powerful motor. However, you also want to make sure that powerful motor is sound insulated. Did you know that some juicers can be so loud that you really should wear hearing protection when you are using them? It is best to get one that is sound insulated yet still very powerful. The next thing you want is easy cleanup. You do not want to have to spend 20 minutes cleaning up the juicer every time you use it. Get one that is known for just a quick rinse making it look like new again. To be able to do that, you need the parts to be durable and smooth so stuff just rinses right off without any staining.

July 31, 2013

Best Deals on Wine Chillers

La bella vita by *CaptainImaginary on deviantARTI have started to drink wine, which is something that I did not really like when I was younger. My wife has drank wine on occasion for a number of years, but never that often. However, we have started drinking wine together, and discovered that it is a pretty enjoyable thing to do together. I am hoping to buy a wine chillers in the near future in order to use to keep the wine at a suitable temperature for consumption. I do not want to keep the wine in the regular fridge, because for one, there is not a whole lot of room in there, but also because the kids go in the fridge all of the time, and I do not want there to be alcohol in there.

I want to get a wine chiller that is pretty large, and will be able to hold more than 10 bottles of wine at a time. I am not sure what all of the sizes that they come in, but I also need to find one that is the right dimensions in order to fit into this area I have in mind in the kitchen. If I can’t find one that will be able to fit into that spot, then I am afraid that I am going to have to rearrange the kitchen a bit in order to get everything to fit.

I also want to find good deals on wine chillers, because I do not want to have to spend more money than necessary in getting a wine chiller. At the same time, I want to find one that is fairly nice, and also energy efficient if that is a possibility. I guess I need to start searching online, and maybe it will not be too hard to find what I want.

Just Got Home from the Beach

Emily and I just got home from a week and a half at Myrtle Beach South Carolina. Actually we stayed to the South of Myrtle Beach, although I am not sure exactly what you call the place. I think it is Murrells Inlet or something like that. A friend of mine lives down there and he got us a place that was almost free, some sort of favor he was owed by the fellow who was managing the place. We played a bit of golf, even though I am terrible at it. Visited a vineyard that had wine gift bags after we took a tour. Of course we went to the beach and got burned by the sun.

June 5, 2013

Best Models for Food Processors

MileStores / Kitchen & Home Appliances / BAJAJ FOOD PROCESSOR FX10I want to buy a food processor in the near future, because I think it would really help me out a lot around the kitchen, and reduce the amount of time that I spend cooking dinner for my family on a daily basis. There are a lot of things that I do by hand, that would be a lot easier with a food processor. As such, I am going to start looking for food processor reviews on the internet at this point in time.

I am hoping that I will be able to find a model of food processor that I really like. I want something that is very heavy duty and will be able to last me for a long time, hopefully at least a decade or maybe longer than that. As such, it would be cool if I found a model that has a guarantee to last a certain number of years. I also want something that has a lot of functions and can be used to do all sorts of different tasks in the kitchen.

One thing that I really want to try doing with the food processor is be able to make my own mayonnaise and pesto in it. I am sure that most models can handle that. However, those are tasks that are very hard to accomplish by hand, and one of the biggest reasons why it would be great to have a food processor. I really like to cook, and I enjoy cooking for my family. However, I do spend a lot of time cooking for my family and it would be nice to have more free time to do other things. There are countless jobs that could be a lot quicker if I had a food processor and I hope to buy one soon.

May 11, 2013

Learning a Brand New Trade

I decided that I wanted to look around for something new to do for work. I was going to college and I was not making the money that I wanted to make. Of course, everyone wanted more money, but I really needed to find a way to make more so I could continue going to school.

A couple of my friends worked as cocktail bartenders. They made a lot of money doing this and I decided that I wanted to give it a shot. Since I lived in a college town, there were not a lot of openings. I asked my friends who worked as bartenders to let me know of any openings.

April 28, 2013

Getting a Commercial Juicer to Make Smoothies

Omega 9000 Juicer- (similiar to 1000 model) but with 15 year warrantyIf you’ve ever used a juicer before, you know that you use a lot of fruit and the juice that comes out doesn’t seem to be appropriate for how much fruit you used! That’s why I decided to get a commercial juicer.

A commercial juicer is much better at extracting all the juice from the fruit. It really makes a difference to my pocketbook, since I don’t have to buy as many fruits as I did before. I can also now make much more juice altogether, since my old juicer was much, much smaller.

April 15, 2013

The Importance of an Organized Kitchen

My father has been a kitchen chef for some time now but despite being such an awesome, amazing cook he had no sense of responsibility. You would not believe how often he lost things! It was actual quite comical at times; a cook needs his tools but unfortunately he would always lose his victorinox kitchen knives. These knives are pretty stellar too and if you knew how often I bought them for him, you would wonder why I would keep buying them! My father doesn’t have much in his life to make him happy, he has always been focused on fulfilling whims and needs of those desiring food – it started with cooking for his family, when we didn’t have a whole lot of money, he was always coming up with some of the greatest dishes. I wish I had his intuition with food, it was like he knew exactly what would go with what – what flavors naturally complimented one another.

March 19, 2013

Get Your Pizza Delivered in Victoria British Columbia

Most people in Canada love to have their pizza with melting cheese dripping out of the bread and the soothing smell of the toppings flowing in to their nostrils. In order to enjoy their favorite pizza in the best possible shape, they must get the pizza delivered as soon as it is taken out of the oven. It is equally important to purchase it from a quality pizza joint that uses the right ingredients and follows the age old traditions of pizza making. You have many great options to get your pizza delivery in Victoria BC at almost any time of the day or night.

How would you go about getting your pizza delivered at your door steps? You can choose any one of the many available options. Of course, the most popular one is to place the order by phone.

February 18, 2013

Best Appliances Available for Dehydrating Fruits

I need to buy something that will help me to dehydrate fruit in the near future, because I grow a lot of fruit that I would really like to be able to preserve by means of dehydration. As such, I need to look on the internet to find food dehydrator reviews, because I really want to make sure that I am buying a quality appliance that will be able to suit my needs, and properly dehydrate fruits. I want to be able to store these fruits for quite awhile, so proper and complete dehydration is rather essential.

I grow a lot of grapes, and I also have a couple of apricot trees that have just now reached a maturity level where they have started to produce fruit.

December 14, 2012

A Great Catering Company to Make the Party

For several years now I’ve been an event coordinator and event planner. When all is said and done, a great or terrible catering company can make or break an entire event! I have seen everything go right to absolutely demolished because of rude servers or terrible food. It does not take much to crash a party but I have been lucky enough to work with some of the most amazing catering in columbia sc in my time here. I have to admit I was nervous when I first moved to the area; hooking up with an awesome catering company can be more difficult than you imagine but I think I really hit a gem of a business when I found the guys I currently work for.

April 18, 2012

Fish Pie Recipes with Alternative Topping Choices!

This is a simple fish pie recipe and is quite easy for anyone to make!
List of Things you need:
Fish of your choice
9×13 baking dish
Water
Milk
Raw king prawns
Carrot
Celery
Cheddar cheese
Peas
Lemon
Red chili
Parsley
Olive oil
Salt
Pepper
Lemon juice
Shallot
White wine vinegar
Flour
Fish stock
Double cream
Chopped chives or dill
Large spoon
Potatoes, sweet potatoes, puff pastry or short crust for topping
Instructions:
Cut raw boneless, skinless salmon into pieces. Then cut the smoked haddock fillets together with the bones and skin removed into bite-size pieces.
Add the fish pieces in to the 9×13 inch baking dish. Additionally, you can poach the fish first for 5 to 8 minutes in water and milk before adding it to the baking dish.
Mix in raw king prawns, if desired.
Grate a carrot, a few stalks of celery and cheddar cheese using the course side of the grater. Substitute sweet peas in the place of celery, if preferred.
Grate the zest of a lemon and 1/2 of a fresh red chili using the fine side of the grater.
Chop sprigs of fresh parsley.
You are able to squeeze lemon juice covering the ingredients inside the baking dish and put in a drizzle of olive oil.
You can make an optional creamy sauce for your fish pie.
Sauté a shallot. Add a couple tablespoons of white wine vinegar and boil until it evaporates. Mix 1 to 2 oz. Of flour. Gradually add in 15 oz. Of fish stock and mix it continuously as it cooks over moderate heat. Bring it to a boil until it thickens then remove it from heat.
Add 6 tablespoons of double cream and a teaspoon or 2 of chopped chives or dill. Add salt and pepper to taste. Mix all the ingredients inside the baking dish together with a large spoon until well mixed.
Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
For topping you could slice potatoes and layer on top of the ingredients, you can also use mashed potatoes. You may also grate potatoes with cheese sprinkled on top or grated sweet potatoes as a topping.
Use puff pastry or short crust for a sweeter fish pie topping. Place the baking dish into your preheated oven and cook for about 40 minutes or till the top is golden brown. Serve while hot.

March 18, 2012

The Absolute Best Source of Fish Oils

Essential nutrients are only found in the foods that we eat however we also know that our food sources nowadays aren’t as nutritious as it once before due to our modern practices. Our food sources as well that are found in the sea are not that safe anymore due to mercury contamination. This is also the case with the all important omega 3 fatty acids, these important omega 3 fatty acids are only found in cold water fishes and if the people are afraid in eating fishes due to mercury contamination where else could they find other sources of these all important nutrients? One solution that other people had in mind to be able to be free from mercury contamination is getting omega 3 fatty acids through Omega 3 fish oil supplements specifically molecularly distilled fish oil supplement which can be said as the absolute best source of fish oils.

February 18, 2012

Purslane Benefits – Pescetarian Diets and Lifestyles

There are huge benefits to fish oil, which we’ve all been hearing and reading about for years; basically, we have a set of purslane benefits here that have been proven, over and over to be true. And the fact of the matter is that the Pescetarian culture and way of eating is very, very important. This is something that scores and scores of officials and experts on the matter, have actually advocated for years; and definitely, when it comes to these various things, you do have to make sure that you can make good use of what exactly is going on, with these various sorts of things. Of course, there will be a number of other benefits that you can reap, if you only incorporate these things into the larger sort of context, of the matter. If you can do that, the, again, it will have to do with being able to do a good job.

January 18, 2012

Two Great Weight Loss Plans for Pescetarians

People think that pescetarians are generally thin however it is not always the case . If you are a pescetarian and you are having problems looking for diets that work,then you should take a look at these two amazing weight loss plans designed to help you.
* The day off diet. At first look, you might think think that this plan is designed for people who love meats. However, you will soon realize that this meal plan is full of protein and fiber without the need of including meat. The best thing about this diet is it helps you lose weight fast without having the need to cut out your favorite foods.
* Burn the fat, feed the muscle. If the first one focused on foods and diets, this one has its eye on exercise and physical activity which helps in speeding up the weight loss process.