Archive for May, 2008
Is Dr. Taylor with us? More than most… http://www.ted.com/talks/view/id/229
"Hormigas Culonas are harvested in the Colombian Amazon by the Guane
Indians, during the short rainy season between March and June. They are
then toasted in a mud pot over an open fire by the Indians.
The Guane Indians believe that these Ants have youth giving and
Aphrodisiac properties and they are often served as fertility giving
marriage food during nuptial ceremonies. Hormigas Culonas taste similar
to crisply fried bacon with an earthy taste, and make the perfect
alternative party snack instead of nuts or olives!"
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I will be staying here next time I visit Little England…
"Combining the highest levels of luxury and sustainable development with beautiful locations, Natural Retreats
offer a chance to explore beautiful national parks, bask in luxury, and
feel confident that your holiday has a low environmental impact. Built
with sustainability in mind, these eco-getaways can be found within
four of the UK national parks, with plans to acquire sites in, or
alongside, ten more. At current, green-minded travelers can escape to Yorkshire Dales, Snowdonia, Lake District, and North York Moors – all beautiful landscapes and perfect settings for an eco-friendly nature retreat."