wild_garlic

The wild garlic season is upon us and there’s the usual plentiful crop along the path. Wild garlic grows where the ground is damp and shaded by trees or on the north side of a hedge bank. Spring is here. It’s one of the firsts signs of Spring when the days start to lengthen. The
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travel sickness_3

Let me show you a solution that works! For those of us who suffer from travel sickness modern life can be a struggle. The journey is no fun especially when you see others around you who don’t have a problem with it. They can read a book while travelling and do whatever they want without
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Human skin 1

Here’s something that’s caught my attention. If we sometimes wonder if resources are wasted on research, just consider this. Human skin can be printed by 3D printers following major advances by biologists in Madrid. It’s hoped that the artificial, lab-made skin can be used for repairing damage suffered by burns victims and industrial testing of
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Tower Bridge London

Tower Bridge is recognised around the world. It’s one of a number of iconic destinations that represents London and Great Britain. What you see is the chosen design out of 50 others which were submitted to a competition launched by the City of London Corporation. They set up the “Special Bridge Committee” in 1876 to
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apples

Rarely is there a fruit that’s so simple and yet diverse in its applications than the apple. You can just pick it from a tree and eat it. How much more simple can it be? Make apples a regular habit. Eating apples as part of your regular diet has long been known to be good
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Orange tree

When ever oranges are mentioned, whether the fruit or juice, we tend to think about the Vitamin C and what it will do for us. The first benefit that they offer is to help our immunity and prevent the common cold or at least, help us to put up a good fight. Anyone seeing an
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Peanuts

Peanuts are one of my favourite snacks and knowing that they have health benefits makes for an excuse to indulge. Peanuts are often referred to as ground-nuts because, while the plant will flower above ground, the peanuts are produced under ground. This classifies it as a member of the legume family. Grown in the tropics
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Benefits of drinking water

We’ve all heard the advice. Every now and again it becomes trending news that we must think about the health benefits of drinking water and drink enough. Then we go and do what we do and forget all about it. Let me see if I can persuade you to get into the habit of regular
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Fear of flying

There was a time, long ago, when someone would tell me that they were going to be away for a while and they were going to fly to get there. I would look them up and down and think to myself, well this may be the last I’ll see of them then. On the subject
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