A Guide to Types of Cheese: Texture, Taste, and Best Uses


Cheese comes in endless varieties, each with its unique textures, flavors, and best uses. Whether you’re looking to expand your palate, improve your cheese board, cook with new varieties, or simply gain a better appreciation for this beloved food, understanding the major cheese types is essential. In this guide, we’ll cover different cheese categories, from … Read more

What is a Catnip Plant?


Catnip (Nepeta cataria) is a fragrant herb belonging to the mint family Lamiaceae. This perennial herb is native to parts of Europe and Asia but now grows wild in many parts of the world. Catnip is well-known for its intoxicating effects on cats – hence its common name and popularity. But beyond its feline allure, catnip has … Read more