Archive for the ‘safety’ Category

The 6 and 12 pesos SSB Excise Tax

Never heard anything yet about asin tax. The proposed law which supposed increased the price of salt laden food products such as noodles and junk foods. However, the sugar tax came into fruition under the TRAIN law. The excise tax on sugar-sweetened beverages. Before anything else, they should state good reasons why add hefty tax […]

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Mashed Potato Expiry

mashed potato

I developed the habit of smelling foods before I put it into my mouth. Especially foods that got cold and those that came from restaurants. Surprisingly, this is the first time the mashed potato we ordered has a nice aroma. All the previous have somewhat musty odor. A smell similar to spoiled rice. At first, […]

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Apple Seed, Peel and Cancer …

pear seed

I hate seeing someone peeling apple before eating. Their reason is simple. The peel never tastes good. However, I saw Americans on tv eating apples with peels intact. I supposed the peel is perfectly edible and should be eaten. Not thrown away. It is true, the peel does not taste good. However, I developed the […]

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The Danger of Egg Surprise Toys

Whenever possible, I forbid my kids from buying egg surprise toys. It is both food and toy. The kid gets a surprise toy after finishing the edible part, often chocolate. It is fun but kinda dangerous. You know what I mean. Kids buy it for fun. Every egg has hidden toy inside. The only way […]

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Cat, electronic rat repellant or trap?

Pest especially rat has always been a problem. They are running around the house, day and night. Stealing food and what more. They are damaging the place where they nest. Chewing clothes, books and other things they can bite.  What is the most effective way to eliminate those pesky rats? I’m sure nothing beats the […]

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