Are the stickers on the fruits and vegetables edible?

The stickers which are stamped on fruits and vegetables are familiar to us. We see them every time we go to for shopping. It serves the purpose of distinguishing the brands and providing information about the food product. But are they edible? According to FDA (Food and Drug Administration) these stickers are actually edible. However,…

Over-eating healthy food is also bad for your health, here’s why

We are aware of the fact that eating too much junk food can end up resulting in health hazards. But did you know that eating an excess of healthy food can have the same impact? For instance, Fruits are super-healthy. They have a lot of vitamins in them and also, the presence of minerals, fiber,…

Why apples should be kept in the fridge and not in fruit bowls

If you are keeping apples and oranges in fruit bowls, it’s time you reconsidered your decision. This is according to a new guidance issued by waste charity WRAP. The reason for this is the ethylene gas that apples produce. Ethylene has a huge impact on other fruits and vegetables and can make them go bad…

Here are some things you can do with overripe fruits

Rather than throwing away overripe fruits, you can actually put them to good use. When fruits ripen, their sugar level goes high and you can use this to your advantage as well. One thing you can do is make smoothies with them. Even if the fruits are overripe, they still pack flavors and sugar that…