Nativa SPA launches in the US with a quinoa-based body care line

Nativa SPA, a body care brand from Brazil, was launched in the United States as part of the Boticário Group (the 31st largest beauty company in the world), introducing its proprietary technology in what it calls “the unrivaled beauty powers of pure nutrients – rich quinoa” . Nativa SPA’s unique, 100% vegan, cruelty-free product line …

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While visiting Napa’s best wineries, grab this sandwich (tacos and pig’s ears)

In case you missed it, this week Chronicle wine critic Esther Mobley updated her top recommendations for Napa Valley wineries. Being a nerd who loves to delve into every aspect of life, I’m especially looking forward to Spottswoode, which seems like a place for hardcore wine lovers. If you’re also considering cruising through the Napa …

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Delicious Turkish baklava is getting more and more popular in India

The popularity of Turkish cuisine is exceptional around the world, but Turkish baklava is becoming a relatively new exciting treat everywhere. Although it is a traditional dessert, it is widely loved and has earned a place on the menus of many restaurants around the world. However, when considering the unique dessert preparation method, Turkey certainly …

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Tiktok chef makes ‘taco de sal’ (salt taco) that goes viral to pique everyone

Taco de sal (salt tacos). It’s a prestigious treat for both people who love the simple things in life and those who struggle to make ends meet in Mexico and the Southwest United States. It’s a traditional snack for savoring your tortillas while still soft and steaming from neighborhood tortillas, and usually served by businessmen …

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Live news updates: Russia replaces Saudi Arabia as China’s largest crude oil supplier

A train stands at North Acton Station in London. Subway faces another employee pullout © John Sibley / Reuters What started as misery at the pumps due to high fuel prices, then disruption to air travel due to staff shortages will this week spread to problems on trains – in the country that provided you …

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Can a mature solo traveler find happiness on a kids’ cruise from the happiest place on earth? |

I didn’t want to go on a Disney cruise. I don’t want a marine park going. I didn’t want to share a pool, hot tub, or sun deck with a thousand children screaming in mouse ears. I didn’t want to queue up at the buffet for the food you usually eat before a ride on …

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It is too hot to cook. Here are 10 recipes from the Star Tribune archive that help beat the heat

Any berry sorbet or granita When domestic summer berries begin to enter the market, they must be dealt with immediately. Beth Dooley writes that Granite and Granite Sherbet captures the just-picked, sun-kissed flavor in icy, tangy, and refreshing desserts. This recipe requires nothing more than a food processor and freezer and very little time – …

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Topeka food trucks are gaining in popularity, serving a variety of cuisines

Food trucks are everywhere. Their offerings are also expanding, giving people the opportunity to break out of their comfort zones and try something new. Antojitos Bermudez, at 21st St. and California Ave. , shaved ice combined with some unusual Hispanic performances. On a recent visit, Michele Townes ordered Chilindrina, which has a flour pancake topped …

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