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What your coffee says about you

Coffee Day

Apparently today is “Coffee Day” in several countries around the world. The fact that it falls on a Sunday is unfortunate, as it’s probably the day when people drink less coffee (apart from Saturday) I tend to drink most coffee during weekdays, as I need the “kick” more, though I do drink coffee at the […]

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Freshly Ground Coffee

I am fixated by coffee. If I don’t get my “fix” I’m not happy and not too functional. This is an addiction, though it’s one I am currently working on ie. reducing my overall daily caffeine intake. For now I have no intention of giving up coffee. I do, however, like to try different types […]

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15 Things You Should Know About Caffeine

Some Caffeine Facts Illustrated

I am a coffee addict. The only time I’ve ever been without coffee for any extended period of time was back in the mid 90s when I ended up being stuck in the middle of Extremadura without access to coffee for a few weeks. Weird experience when you consider how important coffee is to Spanish […]

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Beetroot, Carrot and Orange Juice

Raw beetroot is full of goodness. It contains potassium, magnesium and iron as well as vitamins A, B6 and C, and folic acid. Pretty impressive, isn’t it? Unfortunately, as I’ve already mentioned, it’s not that tasty as a juice unless you combine it with other fruit or vegetables. Depending on what you have in the […]

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Which Drinks Are The Least Harmful?

Not all alcoholic drinks are bad for you. Sure, there probably aren’t any alcoholic drinks that are “good” for you unless you restrict your alcohol intake to something below moderation.. The old Guinness advertising is probably illegal these days .. But if you’re on a diet or simply watching your waistline (assuming you can actually […]

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