Basic and useful cooker cooking tipsUpdated:2/7/12
Instead of using high flame for cooker. if u place the cooker in
low flame , it will cook well in very less number of whistle.
Dried Herbs and spices lose their potency quickly. Buy only a small
amount at a time. When using fresh herbs an spic
Tips to maintain the FridgeUpdated:2/7/12
For a fresh smelling fridge, keep a box of baking soda or dried coffee grounds or a cotton ball soaked in vanilla extract inside of it. Crumbled newspapers lining the vegetable compartments of a refrigerator will keep veggies crisp . Freezers
While grinding frozen coconut...Updated:1/25/12
While grinding frozen coconut, use warm water to grind it. So that
fat won't ooze out from the coconut and your blender will be free
from sticky layer formed on the sides. Also cleaning will be easy.
Tips for Indoor jasmine flowers in WinterUpdated:1/21/12
If you have a jasmine plant at home (Indoor)and there is no
flowers during winter time, Dont worry. just spray the plant
with water in a hand sprayer twice a day. you will see fresh
flower buds in two weeks time. Also check deals at
Natural scrub for faceUpdated:1/20/12
First wash your face with warm water. Then take 1 tsp of sugar
(granulated sugar) and scrub it in your face gently. This will
remove the dead cells from your skin. Do not do it with lots pf
pressure, as it may damage your skin. Also don't do th
Did U burn or overcook your Curry?Updated:1/20/12
First,switch off the stove and transfer the curry into another
bowl. Take a Beetal leaf and put it on top of the curry. Let it
stand for few minutes. And now the burnt smell is gone!!!
Beauty tips for skin and HairUpdated:1/18/12
To have healthy shiny hair, treat your scalp with a mixture of
almond oil and olive oil, leave for 10-15 minutes and wash your
hair. This also reduces hair loss. You can also wrap a hot towel
over your head for the oil to seep in easily and als
To gain weightUpdated:1/18/12
Soak 2 dates in lukewarm milk for about 30 minutes and have both
the milk along with the dates, before going to bed. Do this daily
and for sure you will gain weight within 4 to 5 weeks time. This is
a very good tip who are really thin and longi
Makeup tip to last for longtimeUpdated:1/17/12
After washing your face, pat dry it and apply few drops of Rose
water using cotton. It's an excellent and natural toner for your
skin. Then apply your regular makeup like mositureizer, foundation
etc. Your makeup will last for longtime.
Non-sticky lady's finger (okra)Updated:1/17/12
While making okra sabzi we may have that sticky like thing. To
avoid that you cook it in low flame without adding water to it.
Other way is just add 2 tbsp of curd or tamarind juice to get it
cleaning metal diyas easyUpdated:1/13/12
Its ritual that we do "Deeparadhana" in our home everyday.Its
hard to clean the oily diyas at the end of the week.
A small tip for this is put them under running hot water and
orally move ur hand all around the diya. then use dish wash
breaking coconut tipUpdated:1/13/12
Kept the coconut in freezer for 30 minutes before u want to
break it and by using back side of big knife or belan/chapathi
roler u can break it.
carrot juice for everyone - beauty & health ;-)Updated:1/13/12
Drink a glass of carrot juice every morning.
It helps in improving skin tone,proper digestion and most
important -consistency in eye vision (for people whose sight
number is increasing regularly).Good for all ages .
soft and silky hairUpdated:1/13/12
Apply methi powder paste to your hair before bath once in
week or 15 days.You can observe ur hair to be soft, smooth and
If methi seed powder( yellow color)is not available,You can get
methi seeds from Indian stores , grind them
Remedy for cough in kids////adultsUpdated:1/13/12
Take 1 spoon honey&4 drops of ginger juice mix well .take this
for 3 to 4 times a day it 'll give immediate relief.
and u can mix pinch of clove powder to 1 spoon of honey take
this early morning after brushing it reduced chest
Perfect bleach for u skin in homeUpdated:1/13/12
take 1 spoon of rice flour and some sour curd to make thick
paste aply to u r face,neck and hands.after 15 min scrub with
wet hands clean it with cold water .it removes dead cells on u
r skin and black heads .u 'll observe the difference in u r
Odour Removal for Plastic Bowls/Cutting BoardUpdated:1/5/12
1) If your plastic bowls or dishes smell of oil or spices,
simply make a paste of baking soda and water and rub all over
the surface. Let set overnight then rinse well.
2) If your cutting board smells from onions, garlic or even
fish, pour o
Chopping dry fruitsUpdated:1/3/12
- Freeze them first for one hour & then dip the knife into hot
water before cutting them.
Curry has become spicy ? Try thisUpdated:12/31/11
Sometimes the curry becomes spicy & there is no point adding salt
Boil (cook ) few baby carrots in microwave - it takes about a
couple of minutes to cook, after they have been cooked mash them
finely & add to the gravy !!
if u brush u r teeth with baking soda after brushing u r teeth
u 'll observe noticeble result in 7 days.
Keep your Nails strong.Updated:12/28/11
To really keep your nails strong, try rubbing petroleum jelly into the cuticles, or olive
oil or castor oil if you do not have petroleum jelly on hand.
too much salt in curryUpdated:12/12/11
If you have put too much salt in your curry with gravy, make some wheat flour dough
balls (small size) and put them in gravy for sometime and take them out, extra salt will
be absorbed by dough balls.
Hope you can enjoy that curry.
Easy Dusting Updated:11/30/11
Slip an old woolen sock over your hand, spray with polish, and run you hand over furniture to dust easily.
The best and environment free way to clean bath tub and wash basin
is to use baking soda....easily available in your home and very
cheap and no risk to get any bleach stains in floor as sometimes we
keep the chemicals on floor and get bad blea
Chewing Gum RemovalUpdated:11/26/11
Try a dry cleaning solvent Or apply ice cubes to the spot and
To cut bangs evenly, place apiece of scotch tape across the child's bangs and cut above the tape.
* When pressing pants, iron the top part on the wrong side. Iron
the legs on the right side. This gives the pockets and waistband
a smooth look.
* Rather than iron blue jeans, pillowcases, sheets, towels, etc.,
just fold neatly and sit on th
Red signs Mean DangerUpdated:11/21/11
Mark the caps of all harmful medicine bottles, etc., with red
fingernail polish to teach children that they mean danger.