Simple sugars, also called a monosaccharide, are molecules, such as glucose or fructose, that bond together to create more complex sugars, such as maltose or starch. Glucose is the simple sugar that is used as energy in ... More » Health Nutrition & Diets Nutritional Content

Some simple desserts include strawberry ice cream sandwiches, cottage cheese fluff and peanut butter cookies. To make the ice cream sandwiches, simply scoop strawberry ice cream between 2 crisp cookies, such as gingerbre... More » Food Cooking Desserts

The rules for the free online physics puzzle game "Sugar, Sugar" require the player to draw lines in each level to fill designated cups with falling sugar. Once the cup collects a certain amount of sugar, displayed by a ... More » Hobbies & Games Video & Online Games Online Games
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