Lim De Wei

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Manuka honey fraud – what else is fake in our food?

As more evidence emerges about a black market in the Manuka honey industry, Harry Wallop explores how fraudulent food is surprisingly common<p>Extra virgin olive oil, haddock, organic eggs, vodka, saffron, tea and coffee. This is not a shopping list of products for a gourmet with expensive tastes, but …

Want Success? Surround Yourself With People Who Challenge Your Thinking

Are you feeling uninspired and stuck? Perhaps it's the people around you. Here are five ways to get people to challenge and inspire you to success.<p>It's nice to have people around who support you and are of like mind. Agreeable people boost your confidence and allow a certain level of relaxation. …

Self-improvement

Inside Hampton Court's forgotten chocolate kitchen

After nearly 300 years languishing as a store room, Hampton Court's chocolate kitchen is open for business once more<p>Thomas Tosier is pounding roasted cacao beans into a paste on a hot granite slab. He is wearing full periwig, breeches and a long waistcoat. The slab has taken an hour and a half to …

Inflation history table: How the price of everyday items changed over 40 years

A table showing the change in price of everyday goods since 1973, compared with assets such as gold and house prices<p>A study by Lloyds Bank Private Banking, has warned that in 40 years, an individual would need £3 million to enjoy the same lifestyle as a millionaire today - based on how prices have …

Striking Images of Ukraine Before and After the Recent Riots

Gizmodo's Jesus Diaz uses Photoshop to merge together photos of Kiev that were taken before and after the recent Ukraine riots, creating devastating images that juxtapose the previous peace of of the city with the destruction and violence that raged after the protests began. Although the visuals …

Volvo Concept Estate: A Sexy Brown Shooting Brake—Need We Say More?

If there's a diesel under that long hood, we just might die.<p>Before Volvo’s Concept Estate slid onto the scene, the hottest things to come out of Sweden had been Victoria Silvstedt and Malin Akerman. And probably some overcooked Swedish meatballs. Now, we have nothing against those fine Scandinavian …

How Chocolate Became a Health Food (Sort Of)

Last week, the internet lit up with news of a new study linking flavanols from raw cacao beans to improved cognition in the elderly. It's just the latest in an ever-widening body (sorry) of scientific research touting the health benefits of chocolate. In a crappy mood? Try chocolate. Abysmal at …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Cakes > Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake<p>February 20, 2014 // 106 <i>Comments »</i><p>Anyone who grew up in the 1980’s has at some point …

Sweet poison: why sugar is ruining our health

The average Briton consumes 238 teaspoons of sugar each week - often without knowing it. But just how hard is it to go sugar free?<p><b>This article was first published on April 12, 2013 and has been republished as Action on Sugar calls for a ban on the sale of sugary energy drinks to children. The</b> …