• Food,  Health

    Turkey: The Health Benefits And Cooking It Properly

    Turkey is a type of meat that is traditionally associated with Christmas and Thanksgiving. However, it shouldn’t need to be a special occasion for you to tuck into this tasty meat. Not only does turkey taste delicious, but it provides a lot of great health benefits as well. Keep on reading to discover all of the reasons why you should enjoy this mouthwatering meat, as well as some top tips on how to cook it properly. https://cdn.pixabay.com/photo/2013/11/26/20/01/turkey-218742__340.jpg What are the health benefits of eating turkey? Protein – It is so important to make sure you get your daily allowance of good proteins. Turkey is one of the best foods for…

  • Photography,  Travel

    Photo Challenge: Vibrant

    I really loved the theme for this past week’s photo challenge from The Daily Post – “Vibrant”. Sadly, I didn’t see anything very vibrant this week or at least nothing vibrant enough to catch my eye. So I went through my old pictures to look at what I had and wanted to use. I came across this picture from when I went to Turkey a few years ago. I saw these beautiful lamps all over the place and this particular picture was taken outside a shop at the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul. The colorful lamps came in all different sizes and slightly different shapes. The shop and many shops like it…

  • Food,  Life

    Thanksgiving Eats

    Thanksgiving and food go hand in hand. It’s a time to reflect on everything you are thankful for and on a lighter note a time to eat to your heart’s content. Here are some snapshots of what I ate on Thanksgiving!   I had family visiting for the week and my cousin brought her fondue set. I love cheese and chocolate fondue so I was super excited for this! We had some cheese fondue as an afternoon snack before we feasted for Thanksgiving dinner.   We bought an electric fryer recently and decided to fry our turkey this year.   The turkey came out so delicious and moist, but left…