Frozen Tender Loving Care
Posted on 4 Apr, 2012 |
Who could have known that on a cold, rainy day one could end up having a frozen delight for snacks. While visiting a colleague of mine in Sunset Way, a bright red signage beckoned. Curious and eager to give in to that gelato allure, I saw, I came and was conquered.
Italian for “frozen”, gelato is not only cut above all other frozen desserts. It boasts of not only satisfying your frosty cravings for but also for not being the cause of getting fat. Technically, gelatos have a range...
Goji Berry Tea: A Recipe for a Long Robust Life
Posted on 2 Apr, 2012 |
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1 tea bag (black or green tea)
1/2 mug soy milk
3 tbsp water
1 Tbsp dried Goji berries
optional rock sugar/ honey
Fill mug with about 3 Tbsp water. with equal parts soy milk and add tea bag
Stick in microwave for 2 minutes.Add 1 sprinkle cayenne.1-3 sprinkles cinnamon. goji berries.
Stick back in the microwave for 30 seconds and sweeteners.
Allow berries and bag to soak for a few minutes. Berries will be soft and inflated when fully soaked.
Getting by in Singapore
Posted on 2 Apr, 2012 |
If you are planning for a holiday or have a short business trip to the island city of Singapore, the best way to be prepared is to have a smattering of simple, conversational Mandarin, Malay and of course Singlish. While the official languages of Singapore includes English – mind you British English – it would not hurt to know bits and pieces of these three other tongues just so that you get to bait some smiles, open doors and endear yourselves to the locals.
English is perfectly acceptable, and could be used as the default. But in case that doesn’t work, refer to the common terms below so when...
Are birds for the birds?
Posted on 1 Apr, 2012 |
Choosing a pet is important as it affects your child's future as a responsible pet owner. Most experts agree that selecting the "right pet" should be a family decision. A balance between your busy schedule and budget, your child’s health condition, expectations and commitment.
You may decide having a pet only after discussing with your child the life changes that are necessary once there is a pet in the house – these run from housing and pet medicine expenses, to pet chores, like grooming, feeding and cleanup.
Safety of both child and pet should also be discussed among family members. It is but natural for the young to be...
Posted on 28 Mar, 2012 |
photo credit nataliedarbeloff.com
When it comes to making sure kids stay within your party grounds and not wander off into the inner recesses of your kitchen or bedroom, you may rely on professionals who know how to enthrall a very short attention span of a bratty 5 year-old. Call on the powers of enchantment.