Tag Archives: drink

Why Alcohol and Sport or Exercise Don’t Mix

Having a drink after a game has become common place for most Australians that play sport, even professional athletes. But is this drinking after physical activity good for you? A recent article on TheConversation.com says drinking after exercising is a bad idea, especially very strenuous activity. The writer highlights that high intensity activity such as […]

Study Shows Alcohol Can Damage Cells So Drink Wisely

A recent study has shown that alcohol can actually cause permanent damage to cells, so drink wisely. The study helps explain the link between excessive drinking and cancer, proving that alcohol can damage the body’s reserve of stem cells. Researchers found in mice that alcohol caused cancer by scrambling the DNA in cells, resulting in […]

Study Reveals Why People Get Aggressive when they Drink

Researchers have pinpointed why people get aggressive after they drink alcohol. This study by researchers at the UNSW School  of Psychology found that the brain areas normally involved in tempering aggression, the prefrontal cortex shuts off when people drink, after just 2 drinks.This is contrary to previously held beliefs that alcohol related aggression is caused […]

Fremantle Beach Allows Alcohol

There is now only one place in Australia where you can have a drink on the beach, legally – Fremantle. According to SkyNews.com.au Bathers Beach House has been granted a liquor license after a wait of over 6 months. Owners are understandably pleased with the approval, being able to offer food and drinks services on […]

Delicious Baileys Choc Chip Cookie Treat

These Choc Chip Cookie Cups are serious indulgence and quite easy to make. They’re perfect for the holiday season and are sure to be a hit with all the adults. You can leave out the alcohol if you’re making them for kids and if you want to add a festive twist, just fill them with […]

How-to Video – The Sound of Silver Cocktail

I always love to learn how to make a new cocktail and this one is particularly delicious and sure to be a hit with men and women. The Sound of Silver is a creative, “fancy” cocktail with a fancy name. Let’s watch the video to see why. Remember whether you’re drinking cocktails, beer, vodka on […]

Why We Should Drink Less as We Get Older

As a server of alcohol it’s important to know how alcohol affects your customers and what may happen if you serve alcohol to minors, which is against the law. While the RSA course will teach how to serve alcohol responsibly and in accordance with Australian legislation, did you know that age and gender also affects the […]

650 Drink Drivers Caught in WA over Christmas

Although Christmas is a distant memory by now, as we approach Australia Day it’s important we don’t have a repeat of what happened over the Christmas period during which 650 people were caught drink driving. According to WA Police, over 170 motorists tested positive to drugs in the state over Christmas and 650 motorists tested […]

Don’t Abuse Alcohol on New Years Eve

This new year’s eve is going to be the hottest we’ve seen in 5 years and authorities are warning revellers to celebrate responsibly. Police have issued a warning to revellers to be responsible when drinking and to drink alot of water as temperatures are expected to soar. They have also warned that anyone who gets […]

Forget About Its Strange Name and Give This A Try

The name of this drink conjures up the idea of a bitter, awful tasting liquid in my head, but despite the name this drink is delicious. Ignore its medicine-look and give it a try today, even if it doesn’t have the same healing properties as the name (and appearance) eludes to… Ingredients needed: 60ml. blended […]

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