Caffeine is a stimulant, and an overdose can be lethal. As for other side effects, caffeine is similar to other stimulants. If you do not regularly consume caffeine, I would avoid taking more than 2 cups in any 4 hour period. The median lethal dose of caffeine is anywhere between 150 and 200 milligrams per… Read More »
For beer enthusiasts, this might be important to know. But for others, it’s likewise interesting to at least know what type of beer you’re drinking. Basically, beer is divided into two categories: ales and lagers. The distinction comes from the type of yeast used. Here’s a brief comparison of ale vs lager. If an ale… Read More »
Hard water is water that has high mineral content. Hard water is formed when water percolates through deposits of limestone and chalk which are largely made up of calcium and magnesium carbonates.
Do you like drinking soda or other carbonated drinks? If so, I’m sure you’ve wondered if it’s healthy to drink them. Well, carbon dioxide is absorbed into the bloodstream via the stomach walls. Handily our bodies are very good at removing carbon dioxide from the blood – this is the function of the lungs.
If you know your coffee, then you know that popular cafe drinks such as the cappuccino and latte won’t be complete without the foam on top. What’s the purpose of the foam? Does it make coffee taste better? The real reason may be surprising.
When it comes to sweetening our drinks, what choices do consumers have today? It’s usually a toss-up between white or brown sugar and artificial sweeteners, which to a growing number of health conscious consumers, seems more like a choice between the lesser of two evils.
During my tour of South Cotabato last year, one of our stopovers was Blue Haven Resort and Durian Park in Barangay Liwanay, Banga. We were scheduled to have our breakfast there and while me and my friends were waiting for the food to be served, I decided to go around the place and explore the… Read More »
It’s a family tradition to go on Visita Iglesia during Holy Week and for this year, we plan to drive out and visit these Batangas churches. Last year, we simply did Metro Manila Churches for Visita Iglesia that’s why we decided to go out of town; and likewise make it a family bonding road trip.