The Web can help Grow your Business

The Web can help Grow your Business

Restaurants need web-based marketing and ordering systems primarily to expand their business, reduce errors in order taking and limit payroll demands. Web-based marketing and ordering systems allow the restaurant business to offer transactions in multiple languages across the world and at home in the United States. Convenience and comfortability are vital when generating web-based marketing and ordering systems. Web-based marketing is like putting a billboard with your restaurant information on it next to every mailbox in America. According to the U.S. Census conducted in 2003, 62 percent of Americans have…

Light Beer vs Regular Beer – Yes

Light Beer vs Regular Beer – Yes

Get more than one North American male aged 18 to 88 in a conversation with a six pack, case, or pint in front of them, and it is not surprising when the debate of “Regular vs. Light” becomes the focus of that conversation, even if just for a short moment before moving onto other subjects. However, this debate has surfaced simply to either serve a person’s personal preferences, or their ego. The truth is that light beer vs. regular beer has evolved out of the economic idea of creating product…

How to Choose a Slow Cooker

How to Choose a Slow Cooker

Slow cookers are a wonderful option for busy cooks who want flavorful, healthy meals without having to spend all evening standing over the stove. Simply prepare the ingredients and let them simmer until done. With so many available models, choosing one can be a daunting task. Here are five simple questions to ask yourself before you head to the store. 1) How many people are you cooking for? Slow cookers come in a wide variety of sizes. To cook properly, they should be filled at least half full. If you…

Tips for Buying Fresh Seafood

Tips for Buying Fresh Seafood

Seafood is an excellent source of protein.  Seafood contains valuable minerals such as calcium, iron, phosphorus and iodine.  It also contains one or more of the vitamins A, B and D.  Seafood can be broadly categorised into fish and shellfish. Most types of fish deteriorate very quickly, so it is imperative to buy fish that is as fresh as possible.  Fresh fish has a fresh fishy smell.  Do not buy fish which has developed a foul smell.  This indicates that it has been kept for too long.  Fresh fish has…

The History of the Spice Trade

The History of the Spice Trade

Pepper. It’s on almost every kitchen table. We barely even think of it as a spice. It’s just something to season our food with, and we hardly give it a second thought. It’s cheap. It’s plentiful. But it’s hard to believe that this amazing spice has been responsible for starting wars, guarding borders and setting the course of world history that could have been very different if it weren’t for pepper and other spices. At one time, pepper was even considered to be as valuable as gold and was used…

Why Buying whole Pumpkin is much Cheaper than Buying Canned Pumpkin

Why Buying whole Pumpkin is much Cheaper than Buying Canned Pumpkin

Pumpkins, other than just being decorative candle holders for Halloween, are among the most nutritive foods around. Canning of pumpkins can be accredited to its preservation and high vitamin A constituent; but even so, a lot is lost when pumpkins are canned. Below are some of the benefits that come with fresh pumpkins, which a person might miss out on when forgoing the fresh for the canned pumpkins. Fresh Pumpkins Nutritional Values When it comes to calories, fresh pumpkins have got only 15, no cholesterol calories, per half a cup….

Buying coffee makers

Buying coffee makers

No doubt that, for most of you reading this article, you’ve already made a beeline toward your trusty coffee maker for at least one cup of Joe. In fact, The Financial Express reports that 128 million 60-kilogram bags of coffee are sold yearly. Even more stunning is a 2007 report from The National Coffee Association, which reveals that 80% of adults residing in the United States drink coffee. If you are like me, you were introduced to drinking coffee at work in your late teens, where everyone gathered around that…

Bananas and their many Benefits

Bananas and their many Benefits

Bananas are very healthy and most of all they taste wonderful. They are rich in fiber and contain the three most important natural sugars sucrose, glucose, and fructose. They are very good for all round health benefits for every age group. Read on to learn the extraordinary qualities of bananas related to day to day health and beauty treatments. HEALTH BENEFITS OF EATING BANANAS ENERGY BOOST – The combination of carbohydrates and B vitamins present in a banana provide an instant energy boost. They are extremely good half an hour…