Ingredients & Preparation

Everything You Need to Know About Nutmeg

Nutmeg (scientific name: Myristica Fragrans) is the seed of an evergreen tree native to Indonesia, Malaysia, and India. It is also now grown extensively in the Caribbean. The seed grows inside a larger pale green fruit. Interestingly, the seed is also covered with a lacy scarlet colored aril that, when removed and dried, becomes the […]

Everyday Meals

Chuck E. Cheese May Need Help to Avoid Bankruptcy

Based on evidence from Domino’s and Pizza Hut, a pandemic that forces people to rely on takeout and delivery would seem to actually be a good time to sell pizza. Just don’t tell that to Chuck E. Cheese. A little while ago, they were called out for stealthily rebranding on delivery sites in order to […]

Food Trends

Do You Really Need to Drink 8 Glasses of Water Every Day?

There’s a lot of disagreement within the nutrition sphere, but there is one health claim that seems to withstand the test of time—the “8×8” rule. It’s widely held that we should be consuming 64 ounces of water per day, or eight eight-ounce glasses of water. But is there actually any research behind this recommendation? More […]