Tag: health

Chocolate and the Differences Between Cacao and Cocoa

Considered by many as food of the Gods, the world’s love affair with chocolate is thought to have began approximately 5,300 years ago in the rainforests of Ecuador. It is believed that ancient civilizations used cacao to produce drinks for festivals, feasts and medicinal purposes. Also, contrary to the old […]

“Does the Mummy mind?”

“Does the Mummy mind?” My four-year old nephew understood that meat came from animals and posed this question in response to being told that the family were having beef for dinner. It is a poignant question and not one with an easy answer.   My nephew has been a vegetarian […]