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The History of Iced Tea

Iced tea is a popular drink in the United States, and is becoming more popular in other countries, though it will probably never reach...

A History of Refrigeration – Prehistory to the Present

(Egyptian Ice Trays and Other Fun Facts about Refrigeration through the Ages) Refrigeration of one sort or another goes back at least three thousand years....

The Surprisingly Spicy History of Salt

Referred to as “white gold” in the Middle Ages due to its high trading value, salt has enjoyed a colourful world history. Here in...

History of the Entry Door

When did entry doors and their accoutrements of hardware get so lavish, so secure-and become such scene stealers of the home? Craftsmen (and women)...

Of Empires and Nostrils: A History of Pepper

We tend to forget that once pepper was not so easily available, in fact it was worth more than gold – famous kings were...

History of Perfume and Fragrance

Perfume is one of those products that may influence our emotions. People`s sense of smell influences behavior and sets different moods. It may even...

History of Oil Lamps

How A Small Invention That Lit The Way For Our Forefathers Is Still Burning Strong Today The history of oil lamps is fascinating, for without...

History in a Tea Cup

Did you know that your favorite afternoon pick-me-up or breakfast “cuppa” has a history that dates back thousands of years? According to legend, the...

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Designer Tips to Bring Global Style Home

This summer, see the world from the comfort of home with globally inspired design. From the Greek Islands to the Santa Fe...

R&R in The Great Outdoors: 3 Ways to Transform Your Outdoor Living Space

As Americans increasingly appreciate the therapeutic benefits of nature, they’re putting more thought and effort into creating beautiful, comfortable and functional living areas outside...

Hand-Tossed Pizza with Eggs

Working under the system of supply management, egg farmers have invested in new technologies and innovative farming practices over the last decades...

Avocado Margaritas

Avocado margaritas are just another testament to everything this fruit can do. The creamy avocados will give your go-to summer drink a...