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The object of a coaster is to keep the moisture from a sweaty glass from coming in contact with the surfaces in your home. They can accomplish this one of two ways, by either simply holding the liquid on the surface of the coaster, often with a lip, or by absorbing the moisture into the coaster itself.
There are a variety of different absorbent coasters that can be made or purchased. Cork coasters are probably the simplest of these, being inexpensive, and relatively disposable. These can also often be printed on in monotone ink, and these coasters are relatively popular in bars or as promotional tools for beverage companies.
There are also a variety of cloth, cotton, and yarn coasters which are absorbent. These are often hand made and can either be produced by you, or purchased at local craft fairs and art shows. The size, shape, and color will vary, and some are actually built to slide around the outside of a glass.
Sandstone is the newest craze in absorbent coasters. This natural stone material is quarried from mountains around the world and then refined, cut down, and reworked into a series of square and round beverage coasters. The final product is a solid piece of stone that has minute pores within its surface. These pores allow the moisture from a wet glass to seep into the stone, where it remains until it can evaporate into the air.
The unifying factor across all of these coasters is the unique ability they have to soak up moisture. However this absorbent property is different in each material. In cork, the soaking of the moisture starts to degrade the material, causing it to flake and fall apart over time. In cloth the material can get sloggy and sloshy, and may even drip, although they can be washed easily enough in a washing machine most times. With sandstone the material is fairly resilient, and doesn’t generally have these negative problems. However the stone can stain if the wrong liquid is left sitting on and in the coaster.
There are a variety of different materials that can be made into absorbent coasters. They each have their advantages and their drawbacks. Knowing the attributes of the coaster that you choose will allow you to compensate for the negative, and accentuate the positive aspects of the piece.

Joey Pebble is an artist and design philosopher that has written hundreds of articles on the art and decorating and design. He also has a store where he offers a huge selection of absorbent stone coasters made from various types of slate, sandstone, and limestone, as well as lip coasters manufactured from marble and gemstone pieces.

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A few nice drinking images I found:

Ha ha ha bring drunk is funny!
Image by Malingering

Drunk on Westminster Bridge
Image by Leonard Bentley
If the officers have arrested him, they are walking in the wrong direction. Pre WW1 comedy postcard.

Take me drunk, i’m home
Image by Daniele Pesaresi
The view from my eyes in a Prague’s night, struggling.. to… go… home.

One easy chicken recipe is making an ordinary roasted chicken. It is really juicy, tasty and mouth -watering. Most people are not aware that they can make roasted chicken extraordinary. They just roast it and they do not make an effort to give the recipe an extra thrill. This article is all about how to make your roasted chicken a stunning dish. So if you are thinking that making your dish extraordinary is too complicated, well this article will prove you wrong.

Here are some easy roasted chicken recipes for you:

Honey Oven Roasted Chicken

You need the following ingredients: pieces of chicken, melted butter, mustard, salt, curry powder and honey. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit or 175 degrees Celsius. Mix all the ingredients together (except for the chicken). Place the chicken on a roasting pan (the skin should be sided up) and bake it for one hour and fifteen minutes. Remember to baste the chicken with pan drippings every 15 minutes so that it will be perfectly browned and tender. Let it stand for 3-5 minutes before serving.

Bacon Stuffed Roasted Chicken with Lemon Garlic Sauce

For this dish, preheat the oven (180 degrees Celsius). You will need chicken, butter, salt and pepper. You also need stuffing ingredients such as: butter, olive oil, red chopped red onion, diced bacon, finely minced garlic, chopped parsley, thyme, white bread crumbs, salt, and ground black pepper. In a saucepan with olive oil over medium heat, melt the butter; add the onion, garlic and bacon. Cover it with greaseproof paper and cover with a lid. Cook it on low heat until the onions softens. Add the chopped parsley, thyme and bread crumbs. Season it with salt and pepper to taste and remove from heat. Let it cool. When it does, spoon it into the chicken cavity. Place the chicken on a greased roasting pan. Brush or grease it with butter and season it with salt and pepper. Roast it in the preheated oven for one hour and thirty minutes up to one hour and forty-five minutes. Baste the chicken occasionally until the texture and color are perfect and cooked well. You will know if the chicken is cooked when its legs begin to loosen from the body.

Hope you liked these easy roasted chicken recipes!

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Question by Sara?: My daughter is addicted to Red Bull?
Hi.I have a thirteen year old daughter who is ALWAYS drinking a Red Bull.She tells me it’s not bad for her,I don’t believe her.Will these kill her?Don’t tell me i’m being a bad parent because i’m not.I’m looking for advise on here,Give me your oppinons & suggestions.Thank you everyone!

Best answer:

Answer by Michael W
alot of kids are addicted to energy drinks.

What do you think? Answer below!

Question by cremedelacreme04: What dishes are typically served as tapas?
In Spanish bars and restaurants

Best answer:

Answer by ivakaty
Hello..”los baros de tapas” are frequent all over Spain and actually most tapas are very simpe,containing eggs,cheese,the typical chorizo,some olives,bread(some of them are served with sauce) and can be accompanied by some other ingrediens.It’s something near to appetisers,..and foreigners are mad about them,because they are cheap and served in a leisure atmosphere..

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Check out these orange juice images:

orange juice
Image by Juin Hoo

Stopping for lunch 157
orange juice
Image by tomylees
I’ve already got my fresh organic orange juice. Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
4th May 2009, Hejdelberg, Germany.

Love Orange Juice
orange juice
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128oz gone in less than 24 hours.

Some cool water images:

Image by shenxy
The water in Tianchi is clear. It’s cold, too.

Bird’s Eye Water
Image by teachernz
Water meters and access

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Some cool juice images:

Image by camknows
This is our selection of free juice at work. From left to right: cranberry, grape, tomato, orange, apple, and grapefruit. We also have free soda, milk, coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and water.

Juice Box
Image by Patrick Hoesly

Fresh fruit juice 270
Image by tomylees
We stayed in Premier Inn after the wedding.
Premier Inn, Thurrock East, Fleming Road, Unicorn Estate, Chafford Hundred,
Grays RM16 6YJ.
Sunday, 8th August 2010, Grays, Essex.