Paper filter vs. metal filter: Which makes the best cup of coffee? – CNET

By Taylor Martin | December 8, 2015 The type of filter you use when brewing coffee does matter. Learn whether you should be using reusable or disposable filters to make your daily cup of coffee. Should you use a metal or paper filter when brewing coffee? While the answer mostly hinges on personal preference, there are some important things to note about the differences in paper and metal filters. Learn how different filters can alter the appearance, taste and cost of your morning cup. Taste …

This tea has 10 times more antioxidants than green tea

… profile of the plant,” said Dr. Mariza Snyder, author of “The Matcha Miracle.” “After they harvest, they steam, dry, then grind it with a stone grinder. You’re consuming the entirety of the leaf.” Matcha has ten times more antioxidants than green tea, Snyder said. Chlorophyll, which she likened to blood for the plant, is detoxifying. The tea itself has a taste that is similar to green tea. “It has a really wonderful mouthfeel… a very vegetable type of taste, and it’s very …

Chocolate invented by scientists is so healthy it could be taken as medicine

… those of us who love nibbling on chocolate but feel guilty afterwards, this could be the news we’ve been waiting for. Scientists claim they have developed a type that is so healthy it could be taken as medicine. The key ingredient in chocolate, cacao, contains antioxidants and minerals, and can even help lower blood pressure while increasing ‘good’ cholesterol. But these health benefits are outweighed by the fact most chocolate bars are at least 70 per cent fat and sugar. Now, …

Why Do Moms Always Talk About Coffee and Wine? Scary Mommy

Image via Shutterstock Okay, what is up with all the talk about moms needing coffee and wine? Seriously! It’s everywhere. I see something pop up on my Facebook newsfeed almost everyday with this type of content. Why the hell do moms need those beverages so badly? I’ll see a post that says, “No talking before my coffee” and it gets a thousand likes or picture of a swimming pool that says “fill my wine glass up to here,” and it …