Mim's Blog


When does a therapeutic diet become an eating disorder?

Do you know anyone on a very restricted diet? First to go is red meat (because of the cholesterol), then chicken (because of the antibiotics) then it’s anything with eyes.  .....

Domaine Rogha Crois - 2009 Vintage Pinot Noir

Did you know wine and tea share some health-giving properties? Both wine and tea share some health-giving properties, such as antioxidants and resveratrol, so Beami .....

Eating for teenagers

Am I imagining it, or are teenagers taller, cleverer and better looking than they were twenty years ago? Every so often, under the guidance of their shorter stubbie .....

Don't toss the salad

The Renaissance saw a return of the preprandial salad, restoring a custom from ancient Rome where bitter green leaves and herbs were dressed with salt (‘salata’ - salad), vinegar  .....