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The Daily Tip-off: Storing Grocery Bags

One can re-use the plastic baby wipes case to store and organize the grocery bags.  This way, the grocery bags stay organzied and handy.  If you do not have empty baby wipe cases, you can recycle the empty tissue box... (Continue reading)

The Daily Tipoff – Greening up

I got this one from a friend who throws lots of parties. Wash and store empty yogurt containers, country crock margerine boxes and the like in the pantry. Then pack the extra food and leftovers from potlucks in those if... (Continue reading)

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The Daily Tip off – Getting rid of pimples

To get rid of a pimple for a party or meeting tomorrow, just add a bit of toothpaste on it and keep overnight. It usually works!... (Continue reading)

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Pineapple Chicken Tenders

“Delicious little bites for an appetizer or a light meal with a salad!” 1 cup pineapple juice 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/3 cup light soy sauce 2 pounds chicken breast tenderloins or strips skewers In a small saucepan over... (Continue reading)

Tip of the day

To get rid of tired,puffy eyes in the morning, put a chilled spoon on your eyes..You can put the spoon in the fridge for like 5 min..Your eyes are going to look fresh:-)... (Continue reading)

Memorial Day Cooking

Some holidays find their beginnings in religion, others celebrate an important historical person, and still others celebrate a particular day or world culture. Memorial Day stands alone as a holiday that arose out of appreciation for and remembrance of every... (Continue reading)

The story of when I was a kid and went out somewhere

Last year I thought I need to tell the babe more about my childhood. Because the context was so vastly different from where we are today and because I was quite sure he would never get to know many of... (Continue reading)

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Tip of the day

Here is an easy way to cook boiled eggs. Put some salt on  water when boling, and it will be done in  minutes.:-)... (Continue reading)

Summer Body Diet Plan

Shrink A Size, , Many people raise a question that how to stay fit in summer, these are the wayouts,, can try! Get SLIMMER for SUMMER Day 1 Breakfast: Cereal 1 cup unsweetened high-fiber flakes topped with 1 cup fat-free milk... (Continue reading)

The Crochet Circle

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Years ago, my mother taught me to crochet along with all the other skills that mothers are wont to pass down to their daughters. I crafted a few afghans for gifts and soon disregarded that particular handiwork as my own... (Continue reading)

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The Daily Tip off : stress management

I must say that I love the “daily tip-off” idea, because it is a quick way of sharing practical wisdom, and as one reader (Ranajit) points out, supports the “continuous improvement” model of living and working. I have a daily tip... (Continue reading)

Summer Event – A cooling Aam or Mango Dal recipe

Aam dal (Mango Lentil Soup)   Boil the dal (lentils). Put the kaancha aam (mango unripened ) in the daal Heat some oil inn the wok, Add methi and mustard seed let it splutter Then add the dal along with... (Continue reading)

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The Daily Tip-off

Khushi started the Daily Tip-Off  and I think its a great idea.  I would love to hear from everybody on how they find short-cuts or easier way to deal with either cooking, household, organization, kids activities or taking care of... (Continue reading)

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Four home remedies for common ailments

Here are three home remedies for common problems from my part of the world. Home remedy for kids/babies/toddlers with cold or congestion: Crush a small amount of garlic. Mix with mustard oil.You can add some Methi (Fenugreek) if you like.... (Continue reading)

Introducing…The Daily Tipoff

Hi! We thought it would be interesting to put something out every day that we have found useful in our lives – shortcuts, tools, ideas. This is not expert opinion, just us sharing something we would recommend. We would love to hear... (Continue reading)

Summer Event – Two more cool summer drinks

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Pina Colada Smoothie Pina colada smoothie is a cool and refreshing summer drink with the goodness of coconut milk & soy milk and essential vitamins from banana and pineapple.   Ingredients: §         50 ml chilled coconut milk §         500 ml... (Continue reading)

A note of welcome

 We often hear that women who are not mons, sometimes doubt whether they will be welcome on the site. Sometimes you have to just come right out and say it. Yes, we would love you have you and your perspective... (Continue reading)

Honey, Lime and Mint Iced Tea

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Honey, Lime & Mint Iced Tea Iced tea, is a form of cold tea, often served in a tall glass over ice. It may or may not be sweetened and mixed with flavored syrup (common flavors include lemon, peach, raspberry,... (Continue reading)

Nature’s paradox : immortality ensures mortality

Last Saturday, I went garage-sale hopping in West Seattle – something I ordinarily wouldn’t do, but a community-wide initiative in an upscale neighborhood meant I could peek into beautifully designed homes, and gain a voyeuristic view of their odds-and-ends collections …... (Continue reading)

Hair Loss———– 10 Diet Tips

Almost all of the cases of permanent hair loss or balding is a result of hereditary influences. Temporary hair loss, on the other hand, can result from nutritional deficiency, among other causes. If the proper diet is maintained, poor nutrition... (Continue reading)

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