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If you're looking for some fun and adventure without having to leave your keyboard, you're on the right page. We have a blog, packed full of fun, inspiring, educational articles and videos just waiting for you to discover. Our newsletter catalogue is also available online for your Spirit House food-related reading pleasure. We are very active on facebook too.
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It turns out we’ve been eating apples the wrong way – wasting nearly 30% off that delicious appley goodness.
In a world of blunt knives lives ‘The Cook’ – this is one of the most beautiful ads for cooking with amazing cinematography all to sell some humble butter.
Cavemen made knives like these from pieces of flint – design students in Vienna wondered what it might be like if the primitive knife was made from stainless steel – and, I have to say, it looks pretty awesome.
Apparently when Al Capone didn’t have a machine gun in his hands he was quite the humanitarian. He opened soup kitchens and when one of his family became ill from drinking milk that was off, rather than shoot the supplier in cold blood he looked further into the whole milk distribution racket.
It turns out there was some shady dealings and very little regulation into the supply, storage and delivery of milk. With prohibition ending and a fleet of trucks at his disposal he lobbied authorities to set USE BY: dates for milk and entered the milk business.
You can read all about it at carboncountrymagazine.com – there’s an interesting twist to the story.
Eggs and an empty water bottle – who knew it could be that easy. You can buy gadgets that work the same way and do the same thing but why pay money when you can use a left-over bottle – or, for the crafty among you, you could gather empty bottles, paint them or label them and sell them as egg separators – weekend markets; here I come.
Very cool posters from Valentina Raffaelli featuring clever schematic cutaway diagrams of various vegetables with all their nutritional aspects.
This would make a great concept for a cookbook.
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