Shallow-frying includes sauting, sweating and stir-frying. A frying pan is usually chosen for shallow-frying, but for large quantities some kitchens use a shallow tilting pan or brat pan. Good shallow-frying requires complete attention and skilled heat control. Because a small amount of frying medium is used in relation to the quantity of food being fried, the food may be easily burnt or poorly cooked.
What does the term mean “organic meat” mean? When conditions are met such that the health needs and natural behavior of the animal are taken care of, then the philosophy of organic meat is being followed. Organic livestock are allowed to roam free, within certain bounds of course, as they would have done when they were wild with fresh air, fresh water, sunshine, green grass and pasture, etc. They are not feed any plastic pellets for roughage or other animal byproducts of any sort, nor are they given antibiotics and[...]
Before we go into the tips for tough stains, remember when cleaning carpet with a vacuum, walk through the house and pick up any loose debris. Items such as string, buttons, pins, paperclips and coins can clog or damage your machine. A little prevention could end up saving you a lot of money. Gum on the carpet can leave behind a sticky, gooey mess! Don’t panic if you have to remove carpet stains made by gum, however. It’s quite easy. Spray the area with WD-40, or smear with peanut butter[...]
Do you have a brand new granite stone floor that you would like to keep in great condition for many years to come? You are not alone. With allergens and dust mites wreaking havoc on our health, many people are turning to natural materials that are allergen-free and easy to care for. Granite stone floors provide your home with a natural elegance that is easy to achieve, and easy to care for. Although granite stone is a very versatile material, you should still take special care to allow it to[...]
I was watching the channel “Discovery Travel and Living” the other day. Food related shows are definitely one that catches my attention. They are a great source of information about food in particular and of course not to mention the numerous wonderful recipes. Last evening was what I call a “foodie evening” on the channel. This is one reason that I love Thursdays. There is nice program titled “Floyd’s India” followed by “Indian Cooking made easy” with Anjum Anand hosting it.
If you are busy, not able to get up early morning or have no time for gym just follow this 20 minute home workout to stay healthy and fit. 1) Jog : in one place for 3 minutes 2) Jumping jacks: 25 repeats When landing, bend your knees slightly to reduce the impact on knee joints.
Summer’s here, and that means that many children will be at home with more time for snacking. While many would love a cabinet filled with sweet treats for snacks, it’s much better if you can get them into the habit of healthy snacks. Now how are you going to do that? The first step is simple to say, harder to put into practice. Simply start buying healthier treats and leave the junk in the store. For most people it’s not quite that simple. But once you can manage it, it[...]
TRAINING TO RUN: Everything depends on your level of fitness. Lance Armstrong said running a marathon was the hardest thing he ever did, I’m just happy to finish one. His sub 3 hour marathon equate to my 1/2 marathon time give or take some minutes. The Basics of running are simple, efficiency of stride, lactic acid treshold, base training, patience and determination.
Of all the rooms in a house to clean, most people will save the bathroom for last. However, the bathroom is one of the most frequented rooms in every household. A well used bathroom should be cleaned on a weekly basis. You can keep your bathroom sparkling clean without buying expensive cleaning products. Most of the products you will need are probably already in your bathroom or kitchen.
Cabbage soup diet recipes are all over the world, as so many people use this diet as a way to lose weight twice a year. Remember that when using this diet, you should diet for one week and take several months off then you can resume your dieting practices again.