Apart from eating and enjoying the flavour of chocolate, most people probably don’t know a great deal about this delectable treat. So, next time you indulge in a chocolate moment, savour some of the following interesting facts about this delicious, all-time favourite snack.
Chocolate goes back a long way. It was first enjoyed by South American tribes in 1000 BC, and its name originates from the Atzec word ‘xocolatl’, which translates as ‘bitter water’. The world’s first chocolate bar was made in 1842.
Chocolate has universal appeal, and is one of the world’s top sweet treats. It’s not known to cause allergies to humans (unless it has nuts in it), but it is poisonous to dogs. Continue reading
When you try to design your dream kitchen, does it ever turn out as well as those kitchens you’ve seen in professional magazines? Why does it seem as if designers tend to know something you don’t, and why can’t you ever seem to come up with ideas that are as creative or even as practical as their ideas? If you don’t have any training in the design industry, you might not be aware that there are certain secrets that you can use to get the most of your efforts.
The Layout Needs To Be Practical
The first thing that any expert kitchen designer, such as Makings of Fine Kitchens, will tell you about a great kitchen is that it is laid out in the most practical way possible. You will notice that professional chefs tend to have their kitchens either professionally designed, or they choose to do the job themselves. This is so that they have easy access to everything they need, when they need it, according to Home Life.
A good designer should always have your own best interests at heart, which is why they should start out by asking you what you feel is important in a kitchen. You might notice, as you go through design magazines, that some kitchens boast a large table, while others offer a larger-than-normal larder, and this is because people tend to have different needs. Continue reading
What parents don’t dream for their little ones? I have to be honest that when I dream for our little princess, I dream big—maybe too big that it’s next to impossible. But like they always say, dreaming is free so we might as well dream of reaching for the stars.
But of course, as new parents (and even if we get old), we could only vow to support our child’s aspirations and ambitions in life. We have to keep our dreams second to what our child dreams for herself. If she wants to pursue music for a career, we would try our very best to support her in that.
She might not be able to study music lessons in San Mateo at guitar center because of the distance and expense, but we will make sure that she is the best musician that she can be!