Grumpy Without Coffee - © escapewithme.co.uk

Did you buy a Mexico Chiapas Coffee at Starbucks on National Coffee Day? If you did, take a moment to feel good about yourself. No, really. It’s Okay! You helped a Coffee farmer in Central America fight back against the biggest threat to his livelihood that he’s ever faced…

Garlic Breath - © Beach Denture Clinic

We’ve all heard of at least some of the old wives’ tales offering cures for Garlic Breath. Most of them don’t work worth a darn, if at all. Now, though, Science has come through with what might just be the last word on the ages old subject. It’s easy, inexpensive and even tastes good…

Happy Coffee Week - © jaywicks.com

It’s National Coffee Day and we can all celebrate in our own way.The globally-celebrated caffeine deliver system is a common denominator that even tea-loving Brits can share with the rest of us. If you think it all sounds like fun and games and giggly jitters, you have another think coming…

Swiss Chalet Lays Chips - © Swiss Chalet

You all know about Lay’s annual new potato chip flavour contest. Chip lovers vote with their wallets and the winner is decided based on sales. Well, the company is making an exception by introducing a new flavour ‘out of season’, in a promo deal with Swiss Chalet restaurants…

Peanut Butter Kid - © kidsoncolor.com

Regular readers of this rant will know that I’ve long held that allergies in childhood can be mitigated by exposing very young children to things they might become sensitive or outright allergic to in later life. This morning I find yet another another study supporting my ‘old wives tale’ hypothesis…