Sperm, skulls and scandal… the hidden history of coffee | BBC Ideas

Globally, over two billion cups of coffee are consumed every day. In Britain alone, we need around 95 million cups to keep us going from dawn ’til dusk. But 450 years ago, Western Europe had barely even heard of it. Coffee’s roots lie in Ethiopia, where the wild plant grew. Continue Reading

10 Surprising Uses For Your Old Tea Bags

Joy Home Remedies brings you: 10 Surprising Uses For Your Old Tea Bags If you drink tea regularly, you probably go through a lot of tea bags! Wouldn’t it be nice if there was something useful you could do with all those tea bags, rather than just throwing them out? Continue Reading


Hello and welcome to the Weekly Challenge. My name is Richard Nicholls and I am an addict. I have a shameful addiction that I have had since being a teenager that I can’t seem to shrug off. My drug of choice is Diet Coke. It’s the first thing I reach Continue Reading

I quit coffee for 30 days so you didn’t have too

I have a coffee problem… Whether it’s coffee or pop, caffeine has been flowing through my veins from the earliest I can remember. I don’t remember the last time I went a day without having something that has caffeine in it. With that being said, I’m going to give up Continue Reading