Here’s What Happens When You Stop Drinking Coffee

Bella Breakdown Coffee may seem like a gift from the heavens above, but there may come a time when you feel you need to cut back. While experts may advise you to take the caffeinated drink out of your diet no one tells you what exactly happens to your body when you do. Until now. Whether you want to admit or not, caffeine is a drug. Which means going cold turkey from drinking coffee isn’t going to be quick and easy. The side effects of quitting coffee will affect you by the first few hours of the day when...

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Bring A Unique Taste To Your Plate With Different Methods For Cooking Seafood

Bella Breakdown Now that winter seems to be staying away for good, it’s the perfect time to start introducing those springtime seafood recipes you’ve been saving. To help, chefs are sharing some of their favorite ways of cooking seafood that you’ll definitely want to try. One of the easiest pieces of fish to cook is salmon, which works with universal flavors. Chef Timothy Hollingsworth of Otium in Los Angeles says his favorite way to cook this particular fish is by making a hot smoked salmon dish. “I cook this on my Traeger grill, setting it at 165 degrees and...

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A Taco Bell Hotel Is Coming This Summer

Bella Breakdown While fast food restaurants, like Burger King, are getting into the no-meat industry Taco Bell is going the hotel route. On Thursday, the American-style Mexican restaurant announced that a “tacoasis” will open in Palm Springs. That’s right, Taco Bell is following through with plans to open a hotel and resort that people will actually be able to stay in as soon as August. While staying there guests will be able to visit a Taco Bell-themed gift shop, get Taco Bell-inspired nail art at the in-hotel salon and obviously stay in Taco Bell-inspired rooms. “It will be fun,...

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Easy Sparkling Cocktail Recipes For The Summer

Bella Breakdown With the weather getting warmer plans for summer barbecues and group hangouts is taking priority. So if you’re getting ready to chill poolside with friends and family then try these summer cocktails that will keep you refreshed in the summer sun. If you’re trying to impress your guests with your stocked bar then having a bottle of Cappelletti is a must. Combine the juicier and flavorful drink with some gin to give it a nice edge for your summer needs. To make the perfect poolside concoction, pour out 1.5 ounces of the mix and add three to...

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Here’s How To Make Your Cheap Steak Taste Expensive

Bella Breakdown Unless you are on a no-meat diet, enjoying a flavorful steak can feel like a treat experienced every once in a while. However, the price that comes with a good steak can rise depending on the cut, but there are ways to make even the cheapest steak taste expensive. The first and most important part of cooking in steak is to tenderize your meat with salt. Using regular table salt isn’t going to get you the taste that you truly want due to the salt grains being too fine and the steak will just end up tasting...

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Enjoy Delicious Nachos The Keto Way

Bella Breakdown The Keto craze has been sweeping the diet world recently with its low-carb and high-fat requirements. Unlike other diets, you don’t have to give up all the foods you love. You just have to readjust them to fit into the diet, like these Keto-friendly nachos that will surely have you asking yourself why you never ate them sooner. With the Keto diet, you have to be very aware of what you’re putting into your food. Using ground sirloin, season the meat with salt, pepper, garlic powder, chili powder, and cumin. Since your favorite tortilla chips are no...

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How Healthy Is Your Chicken?

Bella Breakdown During one year, Americans eat almost 94 pounds of chicken. That’s under two pounds of chicken eaten in the U.S. The poultry dish may taste delicious, but exactly how good for your body is a chicken-focused meal? Out of all the meat choices the average shopper can choose from, chicken is one of the leaner animal proteins. According to research, eating chicken within healthy diet limitations will help with weight control and also lowers your risk of cardiovascular disease and diabetes. The poultry dish also delivers some key minerals that you may not always get in adequate...

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Jam Out This Summer With Homemade Jam

Bella Breakdown May is already here and before you know summer will be too. Taking advantage of the summer sun and eating outside with a pitcher of cool drinks is going to become the new norm, so why not add homemade jam to that routine. Strawberries, peaches and many other fruits are going to be in-season and what better way to use them besides making them into spreads. One easy recipe that is sure to be successful is Foolproof Strawberry Jam. The ingredients for this recipe calls for a bundle of strawberries, sugar, vinegar, butter, salt, and water. Which...

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