Yes, spice of life and all.
She sipped her drink, surprised to find it really was her favorite, a pumpkin spice latte.
In 1602 the Dutch routed the Portuguese near Bantam, and opened the road to the Spice Islands.
,pw j a, spice) or Bitters increase the flow of the gastric juice.
A seasoning of ground fenugreek or spice is sometimes given to shy feeders to encourage them to eat.
The origin of the latter has been traced to the bowl of burning spice which in Talmudic times was introduced after each meal.
Soon afterwards Pierre Poivre, intendant of Ile de France, seeing the freedom of the Seychelles archipelago from hurricanes, caused spice plantations to be made there, with the object of wresting from the Dutch the monopoly they then enjoyed of the spice trade.
Save room for dessert and enjoy the pumpkin spice cheesecake.
The spice "Calamus" or "Sweet-cane" of the Scriptures, one of the ingredients of the holy anointing oil of the Jews, was perhaps one of the fragrant species of Andropogon.
I know and understand what a spice that would add to the pleasure of deceiving me, if it really were true.
Hopefully, Cynthia thought as she left, not 'third bottle' pork chops—meat doused with a shake from every third container on the spice rack.
After the decline of the power of Rome, the dominant force in Asiatic commerce and navigation was Persia, and from that time onward, until the arrival of the Portuguese upon the scene early in the 16th century the spice trade, whose chief emporia were in or near the Malay Peninsula, was in Persian or Arab hands.
In Further India and the Malay Archipelago the Portuguese acquired predominating influence at sea, establishing factories on the Malabar coast, in the Persian Gulf, at Malacca, and in the Spice Islands, and extending their commercial enterprises from the Red sea to China.
succeeding reigns much trouble was caused by jealousies and quarrels between the Greeks and the Jews, to whom Augustus had granted privileges as valuable as those accorded to the Greeks, Aiming at the spice trade, Aelius Gallus, the second prefect of Egypt under Augustus, had made an unsuccessful expedition to conquer Arabia Felix; the valuable Indian trade, however, was secured by Claudius for Egypt at the expense of Arabia, and the Red Sea routes were improved.
Very soon the spice trade had become a Portuguese monopoly, and Malacca was the great headquarters of the trade.
In the following year the Portuguese Ferdinando Magalhaes, familiarly known as Magellan, laid before Charles V., at Valladolid, a scheme for reaching the Spice Islands by sailing westward.
The hope that a passage through to the Spice Islands would be found near existing Spanish settlements was now given up. One was sought farther south, and in November 1520 Ferdinand Magellan passed through the strait which bears his name and sailed across the Pacific. At last the existence of a continent divided by a vast stretch of ocean from Asia, and mostly lying within the sphere of influence assigned to Spain by the pope, was revealed to the world.
As England was in general alliance with the sovereigns of Spain during the early 16th century, Englishmen turned their attention at first towards the discovery of a route to the Spice Islands round the north of Asia.
Spenser, in "Colin Clout's come home again," calls him with a spice of raillery "old Palaemon" who "sung so long until quite hoarse he grew."
Borneo began to be known to Europeans after the fall of Malacca in 1511, when Alphonso d'Albuquerque despatched Antonio d'Abreu with three ships in search of the Molucca or Spice Islands with instructions to establish friendly relations with all the native states that he might encounter on his way.
The main object of the Portuguese was to obtain a share in the lucrative spice trade carried on by the Malays, Chinese and Japanese; the trade-routes of the archipelago converged upon Malacca, which was the point of departure for spice merchants trading with every country on the shores of the Indian Ocean and Arabian Sea.
The leading products and their value in 1905, where given, were: sugar and molasses refining; printing and publishing, $9,424,494 (of which $5,575,035 was for newspapers and periodicals); slaughtering and meat packing (wholesale), $8,994,992; shipbuilding; foundry and machine-shop products, $8,991,449 clothing, $4,898,095; canning and preserving, $4,151,414; liquors (malt, $4,106,034; vinous, $53,5 11); coffee and spice roasting and grinding, $3,979, 86 5; flour and gristmill products, $3,422,672; lumber, planing and mill products, including sash, doors and blinds, $2,981,552; leather, tanning and finishing, $2,717,542; bags, $2,473,170; paints, $2,c48,250.
This was due first to the difficulties of the navigation, next to the exclusiveness of the Dutch, who, holding the Spice Islands, prevented all access to places east of them, and lastly to the stream of enterprise being latterly diverted to the more temperate regions farther south.
The belief that the eastern extremity of Asia had been reached died slowly, and the great object of exploration in America continued for some years to be the discovery of a passage through to the Spice Islands, in order to compete with the Portuguese, who had reached them by the Cape route.
This outrage was not avenged until the time of Cromwell (1654), and in the meantime the English abandoned the struggle for the Spice Islands, and turned their attention entirely to the mainland of India.
In that year Isaac Luria was living in Cairo and trading as a spice merchant with his headquarters in Alexandria.
Other manufactures with a product value in 1905 of between $4,000,000 and $1,000,000 were: bags (not paper); foundry and machine-shop products; planing-mill products; railway cars, construction and repairs; malt liquors; men's clothing; cooperage; food preparations; roasted and ground coffee and spice; fertilizers; cigars and cigarettes; cotton goods; and manufactured ice.
and 124° 22' and 135° E., and include: (I) the Moluccas proper or Ternate group, of which Halmahera is the largest and Ternate the capital; (2) the Bachian, Obi, and Xulla groups; (3) the Amboyna group, of which Ceram (Serang) and Buru are the largest; (4) the Banda Islands (the spice or nutmeg islands par excellence); (5) the southeastern islands, comprising Timor-Laut or Tenimber, Larat, &c.; (6) the Kei Islands and the Aru Islands, of which the former are sometimes attached to the south-eastern group; and (7) the south-western islands or the Babar, Sermata, Leti, Damar, Roma and Wetar groups.
This contains a large variety of hard-wooded and valuable timber trees, including species of Weinmannia (Lalona 1), Elaeocarpus (Voanana), Dalbergia (Vbambbana), Nuxia (Valanirana), Podocarpus, a pine, the sole species in the island (Hetatra),Tambourissa (Amhara), Neobaronia (Harah¢ra), Ocotea (Varongy) and probably ebony, Diospyros sp., &c. The following trees are characteristic of Madagascar vegetation, some of them being endemic, and others very prominent features in the landscape: the traveller's-tree (Urania speciosa), with its graceful crown of plantain-like leaves growing like an enormous fan at the top of a tall trunk, and affording a supply of pure cool water, every part of the tree being of some service in building; the Raphia (rofia) palm (Sagus ruffia); the tall fir-like Casuarina equisetifolia or beef wood tree, very prominent on the eastern coast, as well as several species of screw-pine (Pandanus); the Madagascar spice (Ravintsara madagascariensis), a large forest tree, with fragrant fruit, leaves and bark; a beautiful-leaved species of Calophyllum; and the Tangena (Tanghinia veneniflua), formerly employed as a poison ordeal.
The spice souk would have been a European chef's heaven.
MOLUCCAS, or Spice Islands, a name which in its wider sense includes all the islands of the Malay Archipelago between Celebes on the W., New Guinea on the E., Timor on the S., and the open Pacific Ocean on the N.
Being a much more costly spice than cassia, that comparatively harsh-flavoured substance is frequently substituted for or added to it.
Then, sailing round Ceylon, he captured Malacca, the key of the navigation of the Indian archipelago, and opened a trade with Siam and the Spice Islands (Moluccas).
The desire to obtain the monopoly of the spice trade has been a potent force in the fashioning of Asiatic history.
As middlemen they already possessed a large interest in the spice trade, for the Portuguese, having no direct access to the principal European markets, had made a practice of sending cargo to the Netherlands for distribution by way of the Scheldt and Rhine.
The fruit of the kurarina, a tree found almost exclusively in Shoa, yields a black grain highly esteemed as a spice.
Mains might include a stunning dish of grilled sea bream, the sweet fish counterpointed by the spice of the accompanying chorizo.
TT all the food you have looks so yummy, I eat lots of food from the far east, I love spice.
There are also, in this connexion, numerous bakeries for biscuit, rice-peeling mills and spice mills.
Hopefully, Cynthia thought as she left, not 'third bottle' pork chopsâ€”meat doused with a shake from every third container on the spice rack.
Our China 5 Spice is dominated by anise flavors, led by the star anise flavors, led by the star anise.
artichokes in olive oil and coat in the spice mix.
Sarah helped cook bangers and mash before displaying another talent as a Spice Girl during the evening's entertainment.
barley sugar with some spice and floral hints.
The palate is also sweet, barley sugar with some spice and floral hints.
So go on, add some spice to your life and buy that sexy basque or even better that black thong for him.
braised organic pork belly in five spice also impresses: large squares of tender pork stewed with whole garlic cloves & wood ear mushroom.
If you're a veteran party thrower, you may be looking for some new ways to spice up your house for this year's Halloween celebration.
The dinner menu includes butternut squash cappelletti and leave room for dessert, as the steamed chocolate spice cake is superb.
bicarbonate of soda, nutmeg, mixed spice into the flour turning well.
mix the bicarbonate of soda, nutmeg, mixed spice into the flour turning well.
blackberrymas of raspberries and blackberries with hints of spice.
buttery fruit, plus a hint of spice.
SPICE Exercise This exercise is likely to be the first time you will have been asked to run cadence remotely.
chillii 4: Bubba's Black Magic Judge one: Black bean chili with almost no spice.
cinnamon spice on Glentworth Street... London Brockley Jam Circus: Is supposed to be starting a pub quiz soon.
To spice up a basic dressing, try adding ground cumin, caraway seeds or paprika.
Start with small amount of a pungent spice that is characteristic of Moroccan cuisine, a teaspoon of ground cumin seed.
Huge nose, lovely ripe damsons, cherries, red currants and soft plums on the palate, nice spice and length.
We have taken to using pleasure gel to spice up our carnal desires.
Paprika is a deep red, slightly earthy flavored spice made from the dried and ground sweet pepper.
exorcisees: Posh spice Leeds United News: Let's exorcize play-off ghosts!
exotic spice and dark brooding fruit.
Curry powders and Indian spice mixes for chutneys and pickles include ground fenugreek.
The carrots have a sweet flavor with a slight hint of spice.
Meanwhile sift the remaining flour with the salt & spice.
More than simply a mini fridge, this uniquely illustrated cooler would spice up any room.. .
An infusion of Ginger makes an effective gargle for sore throats, and the spice is a favorite in many seasonal drinks and recipes.
gravy mix, barbecue paste or to spice up fritters.
groovy, energetic rhythms which add spice to your sound palette.
hint of north African spice.
Known as Japanese horseradish, its root is used as a spice and has an extremely strong flavor.
Further to the left the cliff becomes more hospitable with the odd barrier of overhangs and smooth wall thrown in to add spice.
SPICE is a new erotic fiction imprint aimed at the modern woman.
For system integrators variety is the spice of life.
Lebkuchen spice mix (organic) I remember the smells of Christmas biscuits and cakes being made.
You could be going to buy lingerie to to spice things up (Great idea!
Brides also frequently receive beautiful lingerie intended to spice up many an evening with her new husband.
liquorice8 is now showing increasingly complex spice, smoke, and licorice flavors, and is at its peak now.
mini fridge, this uniquely illustrated cooler would spice up any room.. .
But most researchers think the difference is too miniscule to matter, so if you don't enjoy the spice, don't bother.
Toss the potatoes and artichokes in olive oil and coat in the spice mix.
Sift in the flour and baking powder, then gently fold into the eggs before adding to the nut and spice mixture.
Seductive bright strawberry and redcurrant mouthful, witha pinch of spice.
Nutmeg powder (organic) nutmeg powder (organic) Nutmeg is an underused spice with a distinctive pungent fragrance and.. .
Paella spice mix 2 (org) Steenbergs organic paella spice mix 2 (org) Steenbergs organic paella spice mix for this popular Spanish dish... .
There are intense aromas of cherries and spice followed by a dry yet fruity palate with a long finish.
If you don't like spice try them laced with pure butter sprinkled with fresh ground peppercorn.
pickleroduce spiced vinegar, heat the cider vinegar with a bag of pickling spice.
You could also try this recipe with oily fish like salmon or tuna, with a little more curry powder to spice things up.
The Spice Girls have also been extremely prolific in the field of trade mark applications.
red Pepper & Chili relish - A rich, red relish to spice up almost anything.
Get fresh with your chicken breasts with this easy spice rub.
The spice dealers who sold on improperly tested chili powder don't come out of this looking very saintly either.
Spice plantations of cloves, cinnamon, nutmeg and vanilla punctuate the landscape and tinge the atmosphere with a pleasant spicy scent.
seaboard spice route was no accident.
sift in the flour and baking powder, then gently fold into the eggs before adding to the nut and spice mixture.
For added sparkle, import graphics from the clip art library to add visual spice to your design.
Pat hens dry with paper towels; brush off excess pickling spice.
Sudoku War adds spice to the most exciting puzzle ever!
Mix the bicarbonate of soda, nutmeg, mixed spice into the flour turning well.
The Scottish setting and dialog add a bit of exotic spice for readers tired of terror tales set in small town America.
As a pungent spice and flavoring agent, Ginger also has an important place in the cuisine of countries all around the world.
Often thought of as an oriental spice, but the ancient Greeks used ginger as a medicine.
spice turmeric was found to relieve indigestion.
The island is still famous for its spices, and tours around a spice plantation can be organized.
spice mixture in the bowl.
spice paste and combine.
Luscious sultana and aromatic herbal nose, again a cinnamon spice note.
Typical aromas are poached pears, white peach, winter melon and ginger spice.
By contrast, the flavor is surprisingly vigorous; burnt sugar followed by lots of pepper and spice and a highly tannic finish.
Spice Route features a rare Javanese opium bed made from reclaimed teak with local carved wood panels.
Within five minutes the entire crowd were playing musical chairs and dancing round the room to the dulcet tones of the Spice Girls.
The compound, curcumin, which gives the spice turmeric its yellow color, proved effective in tests on mice.
The culinary spice turmeric is thought to be an active anti-inflammatory agent.
Additionally, the list has been given some spice by including a number of questions which are either bad, unpleasant or downright ugly!
velvety on the palate with hints of chocolate and spice, generously framed by toasty American oak.
woody with a subtle hint of spice.
The Mahommedan traders from Persia and Arabia, following the routes which had been prepared for them by their forebears, broke down the Hindu monopoly and ousted the earlier exploiters so effectually that by the beginning of the i 6th century the spice trade was almost exclusively in their hands.
At Cochin Siqueira took on board certain adherents of Alphonso d'Alboquerque who were in bad odour with his rival d'Almeida, among them being Magellan, the future circumnavigator of the world, and Francisco Serrao, the first European who ever lived in the Spice Islands.
and 124Ã‚° 22' and 135Ã‚° E., and include: (I) the Moluccas proper or Ternate group, of which Halmahera is the largest and Ternate the capital; (2) the Bachian, Obi, and Xulla groups; (3) the Amboyna group, of which Ceram (Serang) and Buru are the largest; (4) the Banda Islands (the spice or nutmeg islands par excellence); (5) the southeastern islands, comprising Timor-Laut or Tenimber, Larat, &c.; (6) the Kei Islands and the Aru Islands, of which the former are sometimes attached to the south-eastern group; and (7) the south-western islands or the Babar, Sermata, Leti, Damar, Roma and Wetar groups.
muscus), the commercial name of a spice representing the kernel of the seed of Myristica fragrans (fig.
Red Pepper & Chili Relish - A rich, red relish to spice up almost anything.
Turmeric is a vivid yellow spice which, like ginger, comes from the underground rhizomes of the plant.
The spice dealers who sold on improperly tested chili powder do n't come out of this looking very saintly either.
European navigators set sail As with any great discovery, the opening of the Southern seaboard spice route was no accident.
This spice mix creates a taste that is beyond the ordinary sheesh kebabs.
The spice souk would have been a European chef 's heaven.
Sudoku War adds spice to the most exciting puzzle ever !
In a double-blind trial, the spice turmeric was found to relieve indigestion.
Place the cardamom, peppercorns, cloves, cumin seeds, nutmeg and cinnamon in a clean coffee grinder or spice grinder.
Students have produced key rings, bird tables and spice racks.
Add this puree to the ground spice mixture in the bowl.
Add the chicken, sausage and spice paste and combine.
Additionally, the list has been given some spice by including a number of questions which are either bad, unpleasant or downright ugly !
Full and velvety on the palate with hints of chocolate and spice, generously framed by toasty American oak.
FOR MEN: A truly original modern fragrance, woody with a subtle hint of spice.
You'll find a wonderful array of blushes at Mary Kay, including such colors as Gold Canyon Duet, Pink Sapphire, and Sunny Spice.
If you're building a basic spice rack, there are a few things you will want, no matter what kinds of food you make.
Vanilla: Most people use vanilla extract rather than vanilla beans, but either way, vanilla is a great spice used in almost all baking, especially as a counter to chocolate flavors.
Cayenne pepper: A great all-purpose spice for adding heat to dishes.
You can buy them at grocery stores or specialty spice stores, such as Penzeys.
Penzeys has stores in many large cities in America, but if you aren't lucky enough to live near one you can visit the online shop for access to tons of great herbs, spices and spice blends.
The herbs and spice section here is small but exotic.
Pure Spice is another good general spice store with more than 350 herbs, spices and blends to choose from.
If you really love spicy food, buy a Cajun seasoning, or just look up and down the spice aisle (or the spice store) and pick out things that look and smell good to you.
If you have a serious picture you are framing, you probably don't want to do this type of craft, but for a fun picture this would be a great, silly way to spice up the frame and picture.
If you grind seeds for teas you may want a spice mill herb grinder.
While you need no special equipment for these recipes, a spice mill or herb grinder is a good way to grind up small quantities of herbs easily.
If you have ever opened a bottle of parsley that has been sitting on your spice shelf for several years, you'll notice that the green color is greatly diminished and the herbs within may not even smell like parsley anymore.
As the most expensive spice in the world, you may wonder what saffron tastes like.
With each flower producing only three stigmas, you can imagine the volume needed to produce even one gram of the spice.
For hundreds of years, the spice has been used as a coloring agent for garments and food dishes alike.
It's a complementary spice used often for rice, risotto, and soups.
If too much is added, your dish will be ruined and what's more, you will have wasted your precious spice.
Even with the lofty price tag, saffron is a worthy spice to grace your spice rack.
This favorite spice has been used for centuries for various health ailments.
Since ancient Egypt, healers have used this simple spice to treat a variety of conditions.
Cinnamon is a spice derived from the bark of the Cassia tree.
These trees grow throughout Asia and two different species of trees yield the aromatic, reddish-brown spice called cinnamon.
Researchers at the United States Department of Agriculture conducted a study on the benefits of cinnamon using the pill form of the spice in various doses.
Even cinnamon found in the spice section of the grocery store can be used as an herbal remedy.
Today, ginger root is a savored spice in the kitchen.
It seems too good to be true, but this common culinary spice holds great promise as a natural treatment for diabetes and the cluster of symptoms known as metabolic syndrome.
Cinnamon is a spice that hails from Asia.
Most cinnamon found in the baking aisle at the grocery store is a mixture of pure cinnamon and cassia, a less expensive and similar tasting spice.
Many people ask, what is ginger good for other than as a cooking spice?
If you are one of those people, consider the health benefits of this wonderful spice and you will no longer use it only for cooking.
Turmeric is a seasoning that can be found in the spice section of your local grocery.
Persons with ulcers or certain kinds of gastrointestinal disorders should not take turmeric as it is a spice and may act as an irritant.
When it comes to purchasing fenugreek for nursing, you don't want to look in the spice aisles.
Turmeric is a golden yellow spice that is used in many Asian foods.
This spice has been used by Indian women to improve the skin tone and as insurance against aging skin.
Turmeric is a good basic spice to keep in your pantry.
Follow the recommendations for using turmeric carefully and you will find that this spice becomes indispensable.
For example, a warm toned floor like heated bamboo should have a wall color that is either directly opposite it on the color wheel, like rich green, or has the same warm tone, like a pumpkin spice.
Country French decorating uses rustic, warm red like the Americana style but adds a golden yellow to spice it up, rather than the cool Americana blue.
A zebra print duvet cover on a four poster bed will spice up the décor.
Use burgundies, reds and plums to spice up a quiet interior.
This is a nice mix of neutral colors with a little spice added for extra flavor for the eyes.
Spice and Whirl pencils are popular and go well with almost any lipcolor.
Advertised as producing "bee-stung" lips Lip Venom has been known to sting and spice your lips for a short-term lip plumping affect.
The most popular scents contain woodsy, citrus, fruity, and spice notes.
One of the best selling mass-market men's fragrances of all time is Old Spice.
Men's cologne has gone way beyond Old Spice and is taking the lead on both the men's and women's shopping lists.
Not a new scent, but always faithful to the top of the line, Hugo Boss is a fruity smelling alternative to the outdoorsy smell of CK and Old Spice.
For lipstick, try warm pink, coral peach or spice.
Lizsport: Spice up a workout routine with a hint of this orange blossom, patchouli, jasmine and citrus blend.
While Edward is the one with the sparkly skin in the infamous Twilight series, it just wouldn't be fun if you couldn't spice up Bella's makeup routine with a bit of your own ethereal glow.
Party style: For special occasions, spice it up with deep purples.
Although probably not appropriate for daywear in as an eye shadow, the deep brown hue can really spice up your eyes and draw attention to them for evening.
As the story goes, Liparazzi creator Nina Leykind of the makeup brand Eyeko came up with the concept for Liparazzi on a night out with friend and Spice Girl Emma Bunton.
Spice it Up, a muted berry brown lipstick gives lips a pop of color without being over the top.
To spice up the lips just a little, use a nude-colored lip gloss.
For those who like to shop for clothing, variety is the spice of life.
You can usually find mulled wine spices pre-mixed at your local market, tea and spice shop, or online but if you feel adventurous or have a cabinet filled with spices you can mix your own.
The spice rack in an Indian kitchen is tantamount to a who's who of the spice world.
Turmeric which is a bright yellow, aromatic and slightly bitter tasting spice, is one of them.
Cumin, black pepper, cloves and garlic are just one form of garam masala, the distinctive spice blend responsible for the subtle yet characteristic taste of Indian food.
Herbs and Spices - Take a glimpse into the spice rack or herb garden, and you'll find garlic, parsley, dill, mint, oregano, cilantro, basil, rosemary, fennel, and cinnamon.
Any hot sausage will spice up your night just as well as andouille.
Scrapbooking paper offers an inexpensive way to add spice to your layouts.
An old spice rack can make a great place for storing small embellishments.
Quotes from Disney movies are great ways to spice up your scrapbooking.
Finding unique recipe scrapbooking ideas is imperative for individuals looking to spice up their food-themed memory books.
If you have your own bathroom, you can spice it up with a coordinated accessory set featuring everything from modern chrome to cartoon-like sea creatures.
Dear Spice:I'm concerned that you are 17 and have a friend that is 16 years older, wanting you to come live with him.
Diets are regimented and don't take into consideration that variety is the spice of life.
If you're used to wearing jeans and t-shirts, a party dress can spice up your wardrobe and give you an outfit that will get noticed.
Variety is not only the spice of life, it's the best way to ensure adequate intake of all vitamins, minerals, proteins, carbohydrates and fats.
Spice it up - For lighter fare, consider squeezing lime juice over the corn instead of butter and sprinkling with a touch of ground red pepper for a sweet and savory combination treat.
Try grinding nibs in a mortar and pestle or spice grinder, mixing them with chili powder, cumin, paprika, pepper, salt, or other spices, rubbing the combination onto veggies, and grilling or roasting them.
Stir fry is a staple dish in countless meal plans because it takes only a few minutes to make and can include almost any ingredient, spice, or sauce.
Many people like to sweeten the sauce and spice it with cinnamon for a dessert or snack.
Try "Add a little spice to the marriage," as the card for a pantry basket full of kitchen spices and utensils.
Carrot, spice, Dessert Recipes apple or applesauce, and nut cakes are wonderful for fall or harvest weddings.
Cake flavors can run the gamut from simple marble to a pumpkin walnut spice cake.
Unusual sponge cake flavors such as strawberry, cinnamon spice, mocha, orange, or white chocolate.
Confetti in shapes like sunflowers and autumn leaves also spice up a cake table.
Spice It Up: Pass around spices that are numbered (labels off).
Have each guest write down their guess for each spice.
Small pops of color and colored borders can spice up a plainly colored cake very effectively, and using fresh flowers is another way to add visual interest to a cake.
While beach theme wedding cakes aren't for everyone, they're usually a huge hit with guests and a fun and interesting way to spice up any reception.
Castle cakes are a fun departure from more traditional wedding desserts and a great way to spice up any reception.
Plenty of fluffy, white frosted desserts have hidden sumptuous dark chocolate layers, tart fruit curds, nutty spice cakes, and even decadent cheesecakes.
No other style of bedding compares to silk or satin linens when it comes to adding spice and romance to the bedroom scene.
Beginning cake decorators might want to try making a few toppers because they're a good way to spice up a cake without putting in a lot of frosting-related time and effort.
He has also defeated The Spice Girls, Hanson, Garth Brooks, and Ricky Martin.
Melanie Brown, former Spice Girl and ex-girlfriend of Eddie Murphy, insists that Murphy is the father of her unborn child.
Scary Spice) in the summer, following Murphy's divorce from his wife of 12 years.
Victoria first rose to fame as a member of the British group The Spice Girls in the mid-1990s.
Dubbed "Posh Spice" for her upscale, fashionable persona, Victoria was thin even then.
Victoria Beckham, while not as widely popular as in her Spice Girls heyday, still seems to grab much public attention.
David Beckham first spotted former Spice Girl Victoria "Posh" Adams in one of her music videos in 1996.
Campbell also has publicly feuded with several celebrities, including fellow model Tyra Banks and former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham.
He is married to former Spice Girl, Victoria Adams (Posh Spice), and the couple has four children together.
Actress Christina Ricci suffered from anorexia during her teen years, as did actress Justine Bateman and former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell.
Former Spice Girl "Posh" Spice, Beckham is now most famous for being the wife of soccer great David Beckham.
Adding spice and sizzle to every silver screen on which she appears, Eva Mendes is on the fast track to becoming one of Hollywood's most prized leading ladies.
Melanie Brown, Scary Spice of the Spice Girls and recent Dancing with the Stars contestant, recently won a custody battles with her ex-husband regarding their nine-year-old daughter.
In the 1990s, Melanie Brown shot to stardom as one of the members of the women's singing group The Spice Girls.
While Melanie Brown wasn't a household name, her moniker of Scary Spice was very well known.
Reunited with her Spice Girls bandmates and started a worldwide tour.
Van Winkle claimed that producers had asked him to "spice things up" to create more drama.
David Beckham - Posh Spice's husband reportedly left a $1,000 tip at Joxer Daly's Bar, when his tab was only $100.
David and Victoria Beckham - Though she's no longer a Spice Girl, this ridiculously gorgeous couple took in $46 million.
Grenada: Nicknamed "Spice Island" because it produces more spices than anywhere in the world from its rich volcanic soil, Grenada also offers cascading waterfalls, tropical jungles, and historical plantations to tempt visitors.
Patchouli is terrific if you prefer a musky spice scent.
I had some ginger spice cookies on hand for my friend, but I wanted to have some homemade dog treats for her doggie.
If you're really looking to get away from the ordinary, finding unique lap steel guitars is a great way to spice up your sound and your style.
Use a pattern on your floor or walls to spice up any bathroom design.
Enjoy chaos, or looking for a way to spice up a kid's bathroom?
Spice up the design by using the same series of colors in a unique shape, such as a 3-inch hexagon behind the range.
If your kitchen doesn't have a lot of variation in color, and you'd like to spice things up, consider using a complementary color to the kitchen.
For example, if your kitchen already has a lot of green, with an Uba Tuba granite top, green slate floor and backsplash, then you can spice up your walls with a burgundy to make the green pop.
You can spice up your wardrobe by augmenting your look with unique and different items of jewelry in the same color families of clothing you currently own -- for a fresh, flattering look that doesn't break the bank.
If you are looking for jewelry to add spice to almost any outfit from jeans to a little black dress, consider chunky necklaces.
You'll likely find along the way that vintage fashions/shopping is a great way to spice up your wardrobe and create your own distinct sense of style.
Available in a neutral driftwood color, you can go safe with a white or tan top, or you can spice it up with a turquoise or pink shirt.
So, when you finally have to admit your Dockers shorts have seen better days, here are a few fabulous replacements to spice up your wardrobe.
Adding a few biker tees to your collection will spice up your closet and give you a chance to express your individuality.
Amity Vineyards Eco-Wine Pinot Noir - Notes of dark cherry, cranberry, and vanilla spice.
So try something new to spice up your wardrobe.
However, that is certainly no reason to get discouraged because there are a myriad of boots that not only make you look your best, but also spice up your wardrobe nicely.
Accessories create a fashion focal point and a way to add spice to your ensemble, but it's not always easy to find a plus size belt that both looks good and is comfortable.
During the colder months of the year, or when planning for a skiing vacation, you may start looking for women's extra large fleece ski hats to add some spice to your winter outerwear ensemble.
Wearing exotic plus size lingerie in the bedroom can definitely spice up your love life, but you can also wear these sexy pieces underneath your most conservative outfits and keep it a little secret that only you know.
The Pumpkin Spice wrap dress will add just the right amount of spice to your look.
If black, white or flesh-colored doesn't excite you, perhaps you're looking for colored plus size bras to spice up your lingerie wardrobe.
Leather hot pants can spice up your love life or be the perfect outfit to wear for a fun night at your favorite club.
Fortunately, there are quite a few sites that sell body stockings for those vixens who want to spice things up a bit.
The Naughty Palace lives up to its name by offering many styles and colors of body stockings to spice up anyone's devilish look.
They add spice and up the romance factor in the bedroom.
They'll spice up your outfit without overpowering your entire look.
Not only does it boast a versatile color, it's also guaranteed to add some spice to your look!
A body stocking or cat suit is fun to wear underneath evening clothes on a date - just enough of a tease is offered to spice things up long before you're in the bedroom.
If you prefer some more color, try Beach Belle's Sugar 'n' Spice blouson tankini suit.
If you are looking to spice up your wardrobe this summer, add some Ed Hardy plus sized clothing to your daily mix.
Upping the sexual chemistry in your love life is a great way to add some spice and to deepen the intimacy, both important elements of a good relationship.
You can definitely count on a plus size babydoll to spice up a romantic evening.
Many other seniors spice up retirement by exploring new horizons, such as travel and new careers.
Gift baskets for those who enjoy fishing could be made with all types of specialty foods that are fish related, such as smoked wild salmon, seafood spice rubs or a package of Swedish Fish candy.
You can get these for $375.00 in brownstone horn with spice brown, black with grey gradient, or sycamore/oyster pearl with amber bronze.
While some are necessary to complete the adventures, others like a miniature golf game are there just to spice up the experience.
Variety is the spice of life, after all (unless you ask the bookworm, who much prefers to munch on as many letter tiles as you can feed him).
It encompasses everything required to make a truly enjoyable play, and it even brings some new spice to the table, but in the end, it is still an RPG.
Whether you're creating a video game website or you just want to jazz up some of your own work, using video game fonts is an excellent way to add some spice and originality!
They really spice up the gameplay and provide a welcome change of pace and scenery.
While these changes may not appeal to everyone, they certainly add a little more spice to this particular entry in the genre.
Wine Spectator commented "Big and ripe, a mouthwatering wine with tingly acidity bringing harmony to a wash o plum, blackberry, cherry and dusky spice flavors, which persist on the fine-grained, not terribly tannic finish."
Parker points out plum, raspberry, sweet black cherry fruit and spice.
I would add ripened blackberry, and a bit of the signature Turley high alcohol heat which mixes wonderfully with the spice.
The wine still has the trademark pepper and spice you expect from Zinfandels.
Also dominant is spice, including clove and black pepper.
Full-bodied offering sweet ripe tannins, the palate reflects plum, raspberries, cherries, pepper spice and black licorice.
It has layers of spice on top of the abundant fruit.
Spice elements are cinnamon, clove and pepper.
It is dark garnet in the glass with lovely aromas of black fruit, chocolate, mocha with toasted oak, and spice.
The Paringa Shiraz's nose pops with ripe cherries and plums coupled with spice and tarry smoked oak.
Crushed black cherries and smoky spice dominate the nose with intensely concentrated black berries showing on the palate with a fruit cake/burnt rubber type of finish.
There are solid aromas of cherry and plum fruit with notes of spice and oak.
The flavors are black, ripe fruit and spice.
The nose is bright with red berries, herbs, spice, and vanilla.
Cairanne is one of the sixteen villages in the Côtes-du-Rhône Villages designation and also one of the best, with wines that show depth, dark fruit, lively spice, and good tannins for aging.
This follows with lively black cherry fruit and slightly tart raspberries that shift with layers of earthiness, spice, and soft oak tones.
The 2004 Sonoma Coast makes a great food wine and warms the spirit with an aromatic nose of ripe dark fruit, spice, and earthiness.
There's a good dose of strawberry, cherry, and dark berry flavors that is supplemented with cinnamon spice, pepper, brambles and oak essence.
The fruit jumps from juicy cherries to raspberries to plums and is ribald with spice and opulence.
Tastes in this wine are cinnamon, chocolate, and spice.
Its dark purple in color and the ripe boysenberry fruit is lush in the mouth with peppery spice and leather tones.
Red, red raspberries jumped out at me with some nice backbone of spice and herbs.
It is forward, ripe Granny Smith apple and pear fruit accented by warm oak spice tones.
They are rustic, racy and ribald in nature with leather, smoked meat, blackberries, spice and peppery flavors.
The wood flavors blend well with Cabernet and the result is a not-too-sweet drink with vanilla and spice undertones.
Lower alcohol Zinfandel wines provide boldness, spice and acidity that pair well with Thanksgiving flavors.
These holiday worthy wines include medium and full bodied reds with lots of spice and festive, bubbly sparkling wines.
With the acidity to cut through heavy, creamy foods but with enough fruit and spice to stand up to bold flavors, if you prefer white wines to red wines, then you're in for a treat.
I like the more flavorful spice mixture--it gives the eggs a unique and subtle taste.
Although you can keep you filet mignon recipes rather simple, you might want to explore steak rubs, spice rubs, and marinades.
Students should always be encouraged to add some spice to the steps they learn, throwing in their own personality.
Also referencing culturally familiar dance routines, such as moves by Fosse or from Michael Jackson's Thriller will be sure to spice up a routine.
If you teach a low impact aerobics class, or even a beginning dance class for seniors, jazz dance routines can spice up your session and add that extra dose of fun and activity level necessary for good heart health.
Dance clip art is an easy and fun way to spice up any website, poster, or brochure about your favorite form of movement.
For those that swear to never cut their beautiful long hair, spice things up with a deep side part, which accentuates your cheek bones.
The style, also known as the stacked bob, wedge bob, reverse bob, and the Pob after Victoria Beckham (Posh Spice), is cut at a 45 degree or graduated angle.
Bangs: A short layered bob with bangs works as a great option for anyone with a long forehead or who simply wants something a little edgier to spice up this classic cut.
Red hair color can cover many shades, from understated reds to vivid orange and even copper or spice tones.
Boot-cut legs and navy stitching on the back pockets add a touch of spice to any outfit.
Have fun and spice up your pregnancy wardrobe.
Choosing a suit with an unexpected dash of lace, or scandalously placed buttons can certainly spice up your beach trip.
Is your little girl made of sugar and spice and everything nice, or is she more of a tomboy that is adventurous and ready to explore her surroundings?
For special parties or events, mens exotic swim wear can add spice to an already steamy encounter.
If you like one-piece suits, but don't want the traditional coverage, the mono style is an option that allows you to add more spice to your suit.
Looking for something new to spice up your beach gear?
It's no secret that the former Posh Spice has the figure to pull off just about any fashion look she chooses.
From there, add a few trendy items to balance out your wardrobe and add some spice to the equation.
Sure, you may not be able to reveal as much skin as you do during spring and summer, but that's why variety is the spice of life - cooler periods of the year demand a little extra creativity in the style department.
Clearly, variety is the spice of life when it comes to these pretty, versatile dresses.
Layering is a great way to spice up a look, so even if you have to wear your fitted black leather jacket on top, you'll still look sophisticated and put together.
Look for a cashmere cardigan with special details, like ruffles, jewel embellishments or a front-tie closure, to spice up a summer dress or to wear on a warm evening.
These statement-making pieces serve to add plenty of color and spice to the season's otherwise dark color palette.
For those looking for something to spice up their kitchen while supporting a worthy cause, consider the Cook for the Cure Series Mixer.
Before the introduction of La Machine in 1975, Moulinex obtained patents for many innovative devices including food mills, nutcrackers, vegetable scrapers, rotating vegetable peelers, salt grinders and spice mills.
Opt for simple centerpieces - a plain tray and monochrome candles, for example - for everyday, and spice them up for special occasions with easy to add accessories.
Holiday: Familiar scents such as peppermint, cranberry, and evergreen for Christmas or pumpkin spice, hot cider, and cinnamon for Thanksgiving are always suitable holiday candle gifts.
Scents such as apple, cinnamon, cranberry or spice can also be great accents to your turkey candle for the fall season.
Other great Halloween herb and spice fragrances include cloves, coriander, nutmeg and, of course, vanilla.
Kitchen - citrus or spice fragrances are great for use in a kitchen and have long been used in home fragrance history.
These include natural floral or spice fragrances as well as some more unusual fragrances, such as freshly ground coffee or baby powder.
One type of scented candle would be best, and scents such as vanilla, cinnamon, apple, pumpkin spice, caramel, and cider are popular choices for autumn weddings.
Try mixing it with "Baked Apple Pie" or "Caramel Spice" to sweeten these fragrances further.
Many of the Scentsy fragrances already employ vanilla notes to mellow out fruit and spice scents.
Popular scents frequently combined with apple fragrances include vanilla, cinnamon, brown sugar, and spice, and these aroma blends may be labeled with more vague titles, such as "Autumn Harvest" or "Country Fall" instead of apple names.
Based on these additions, the overall effect is a deep musky fragrance with floral and spice notes.
If choosing a scented candle to place in the ring, use autumn scents such as apple, apple spice or pie, cinnamon, vanilla, clove, gingerbread, pumpkin, berry, or an autumn leaves or harvest scent.
Initially the only scent available was vanilla, but the company is expanding into other scents, including fresh cotton, light spice, and citrus sage.
Kitchen Spice - If you've ever mulled cider, you know how wonderful the combined scents of orange zest, cinnamon, cloves and ginger can be.
Put a candy cane in your coffee or hot chocolate to spice it up.
Nevertheless, Bad Santa is pure hilarity for those who like to season their holiday with a little spice.
Sun-Dried Tomato Jam - This is a great, sweet-savory alternative to spice up appetizers and poultry.
Ginger, a spice thought to have preservative qualities, was first used in cookies and cakes during the 15th century.
To spice up your costume even more, accentuate your face with smoky eye makeup, false eyelashes' or deep lipstick colors for a sultry look.
Elaborate details on skirt panels, necklines, headdresses, and accessories that will draw attention away from an individual's size as well as spice up the costume with flair and elegance, while leaving the body's midsection subdued.
This Pumpkin Spice costume doesn't advertise itself as being for a "princess", but she'll look like nothing else in this pumpkin wig, A-line dress, and go-go-girl boot covers.
However, in the same vein as the Pumpkin Spice costume for girls listed above, there's also an Adult Pumpkin Spice Costume.
Just as children crave dressing up, many adults find adding some spice to their life via costumes is a creative outlet.
Valentine's Day costumes can be a sexy and fun way to spice up your relationship during the midst of winter.
If you add a few accessories you can spice it up for the holiday.
Whether you are dressing up for Cinco de Mayo, Halloween or taking part in a heritage pride parade, Mexican costumes can really add some spice to your event.
Spontaneity can be as important as a planned event, so look for ways to spice up ordinary situations and surprise your date.
If you're just trying to add spice to your relationship or trying to compensate for something that's missing, there are probably better ways to meet your needs.
Whether you are trying to spice up an old relationship or strengthen a new one, romantic places can be a useful tool.
On a more serious note, however, these games are a great way to not only put some spice into your life, but to make a space where you, and your partner, can reconnect.
Remember that saying, variety is the spice of life?
To spice up the ordinary, get him a food gift basket.
Acting in the bedroom can be a lot of fun and can really spice up your sex life.
Spice it up a little by putting candles near the tub and playing some soft background music.
The way to spice up this activity is to go on a dinner cruise or a take a ride on a dinner train.
Finally, sending ecards can spice up your relationship in a number of ways.
For the adventurous, there are even adult board games that will spice up your love life.
Don't let your relationship get boring, spice it up by sending a romantic ecards today for no other reason besides saying, 'I love you'.
As long as you're sure that they are in the same frame of mind, sending a sexually suggestive text message can be just the right spice to add to a relationship.
If your relationship is at a point where sexuality is a part of it, using a text message to send a hot and saucy message to your lover can lend spice and zest to his/her whole day.
Lottery Scratchers - Are you feeling adventuresome and want to leave some of the spice up to chance?
For longer text messages, you can say many things and phone cameras can let you spice up a message with images as well as words.
Kissing games for two people are a perfect way for couples to spice up their love life.
Try Old Spice or Calvin Klein men's fragrance.
Love poems are a way to honor the courtship or spice up the anticipation for the wedding night.
The styles offer great touches that spice up a mostly solid-color handbag line, such as braided leather, whipstitiching, and tassels.
Metallic leather is another glam accent used by a variety of handbag designers to add spice to their straw bags.
You can easily purchase a trendy straw handbag to spice up your handbag wardrobe for spring and summer, no matter what your budget is.
Chunky woven leather accents and bold hardware spice up the simple exterior for a modern look.
While these prints are noticeable, new styles are also sophisticated, offering a way to add spice to your look that still maintain a sleek and stylish feel.
While variety is the spice of life when it comes to accessories, there's no denying the allure of a reliable piece that carries you unfailingly from season to season.
Spice up your neutral purses with a panther print Purseket within, or add contrast to a wild fuchsia bag with a sedate glen check interior.
Fortunately, accessories solve that problem in a pinch, adding spice to bland ensembles, perking up sedate outfits and generally allowing a touch of your personality to shine through without overwhelming the entire look.