When you purchase food from a grocery store or restaurant, are you aware of all the ingredients that are included in the item? Some ingredients are a given, but others are not. Even when reading the ingredients list on a food label, you’re probably familiar with most of the names. However, if you’re someone who truly cares about what you put in your body, then you definitely want to educate yourself when it comes to unknown food additives and flavorings.
To get you started, here are some of the unexpected ingredients that you just may find in your lunch or dinner.
As you look through the infographic, you may be surprised to see that many fast food items contain TBHQ (Tertiary Butylhydroquinone), a chemical preservative which is a form of butane (a flammable hydrocarbon gas). Many processed meats also contain sodium nitrate, which becomes highly carcinogenic once it enters your digestive system. Sadly, this infographic shows that you’re often doing your body way more harm than good when eating everyday favorites. Which ingredient are you most surprised about?
Instagram allows you to see exactly what inspires people and how creativity is drawn from their everyday life. We use Instagram to capture what makes us smile, what brings joy to our life, and what we are passionate about, and the accounts listed below are sure to inspire you in turn.
Here are our 20 top creative Instagram accounts that you should be following today.
Brandon Stanton walks the streets of New York City taking street photography, and he gets his subjects to open up about life details that even many family members may not know about them. It makes you smile and connect with the images at a new level.
Carin Olsson moved to Paris and is documenting every part of her experience, from the macaroons to the Eiffel Tower with all of its shimmering lights. If you want to go to Paris but can’t get there today, Carin will take you.