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Setting a Formal Table

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Along with a well-presented meal, an attractively set formal table makes guests feel special and creates a glamorous, even romantic, ambience to any occasion. It adds a touch of elegance that translates into unforgettable dining pleasures. Here are some ideas for a delightful formal dining experience: Set the mood with... more

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Food as Medicine

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Some foods can be a good medicine. Here are some food that could bring cure to some of your ailment… HEADACHE? EAT FISH! Eat plenty of fish — fish oil helps prevent headaches. So does ginger, which reduces inflammation and pain. HAY FEVER? EAT YOGURT! Eat lots of yogurt before... more

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Herbal Medicines

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For centuries, herbal medicine has been widely accepted practice in preventive medicine. As a part of what is considered natural medicine, the use of herbs whether in fresh dried tea, tincture or capsule form, has proven to be effective with most people in curing, if not alleviating, most health problems.... more

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Apples

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Red, green or golden, apples are one of the ultimate easy, tasty, good-for-you snacks. You know the old saying about an apple a day; well, it was coined for a reason and there is some truth to it. Among other nutritional benefits, apples are a great source of vitamin C.... more

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Get the Most out of Herbs and Spices

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Make your herbs and spices last longer and get most out of them. Here are a few things to consider when using herbs: Store dried herbs and spices in a cool, dark place away from draft to keep their flavors. Be sure to use them within a year. Use fresh... more

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Rainy Season Water Tips

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Don’t think that just because it’s the rainy season, one already has the license to waste water. Although the rains make it easier for us in watering the garden for instance, why not use the “season” instead to contain and save the precious liquid. Here are a few tips. Clean... more

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Cooking Tips I

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There are different ways on how we cook our food. Here are a few. Baking. Poultry, fish and meat can be baked in covered cookware with a little additional liquid. The moisture that the liquid adds makes this method particularly good for fish or chicken breasts, which tend to be... more

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Uses of Lemons and Limes

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Lemons and limes have lots of uses inside and outside the kitchen. Here are a few: Six medium lemons yield 1 cup of juice; 1 medium lemon produces 3 tablespoons of juice or 3 teaspoons of grated peel. Six to eight medium limes yield 1/2 to 2/3 cup of juice;... more

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Microwave Cooking Tips

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Do you want to maximize the use of your microwave oven? Keep the following hints in mind when microwave cooking. Choose foods that cook well in moist heat: chicken, fish, ground meat, vegetables, sauces and soups. Pieces that are about equal in size and shape will cook more uniformly. You... more

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Soup Tips

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There are several ways on how to serve soups. Read on as we bring you these tips and other soup tips. Serving Cold Soups A cold soup should always be thoroughly chilled. Prepare and refrigerate the day before, if you can. When serving a cold soup, chill the bowls or... more

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