Do you have little one who like to help in the kitchen but you are stressed out trying to find ways to include their help? Check out this fun article from our friends over at Hands On As We Grow. They share some insight in creative ways that you can include your children in your culinary opportunities.
Has anyone asked you to try a favorite food of theirs only to find it was too sweet, too bitter, or too fatty to your palate? If you’re nodding in agreement now, and this happens often – particularly with food that tastes bitter (like some veggies!), you may be what the scientific world identifies as a “super-taster.” This superpower does have some benefits to it, and yes, a few drawbacks, but with our tips and a little knowledge on your side, you can fly through the buffet line with a plate full of color, and all the nutrition that comes with it – while enjoying it at the same time.
What is a super-taster?
A super-taster is essentially a person who has a heightened sense of taste. Pretty elementary, right? Scientists aren’t entirely sure as to why some people possess this trait, but there does seem to be a genetic component, as well as a physical one that esse...