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The land of Southern Vietnam is crisscrossed with the Mekong River and its many branches. To truly understand the bond between the local people and the river, you must take a trip to Long An, Tien Giang and Ben Tre. Here, the immense river system including the Vam Co Dong, Vam Co Tay, Tien River, Hau River and many others all together guide the daily life of the folks of Southern Vietnam.
A smoothie can be the easiest snack or meal to make. It is also the easiest thing to mess up. Believe you me, I have had my fair share of smoothie fails, flops, and disasters. Today I want to share a few tips and tricks to perfect smoothie making that I have learned along the way. First things first. If your not already a smoothie drinking machine, now is the time to start!
One of my all-time favorite Thai desserts is sticky rice with mango. I always wondered how to make it and was surprised how labor-intensive the authentic version is to create. I don't own a bamboo steamer - but I do have a kick ass rice cooker. After reading some commentary on a recipe website for coconut rice (created in a rice cooker) I decided to skip the stove top method. Instead of using sugar, I Canadianized my version by using maple syrup instead. It was fabulous.
When your thyroid doesn't produce enough hormones, the condition is know as hypothyroidism. Hypothyroidism, also known as underactive thyroid, can be managed with natural treatments. Natural treatment for hypothyroidism usually consists of herbal substances, and a hypothyroidism diet. Women over the age of 50 are at the highest risk...
For a lot of lipstick enthusiasts feeding their addiction can be a task. Quite a few women suffer from either lipstick allergies or lipstick that irritates their sensitive skin. Finding a lipstick that is hypoallergenic is fairly easy, however, finding one that also does not irritate sensitive skin is a bit of a chore.
Ingredients for Homemade German Chocolate Cake;
4- ounces German sweet chocolate
1-2/3 cups all-purpose flour
1- teaspoon baking soda
1/4- teapoon salt
3-large egg whites, room temperature
1/2-cup butter, softened
1-cup white granulated sugar
1-teaspoon vanilla extract
3-large egg yolks
Ingredients for Coconut-Pecan Frosting;
1-6-ounce can of evaporated milk
1-slightly beaten large egg
1-teaspoon vanilla extract
2/3-cups white granulated sugar
The recipe is designed to be very healthy even though it tastes just like conventional chocolate mousse. The reason behind this is down to the fact that all the ingredients are natural non processed foods. The importance of a balanced and proper diet cannot be stressed enough especially with the ever increasing waistlines of modern society.
Everyone hates body odour. We often don't even think twice about applying our antiperspirant in the morning after our shower. It's just a part of our hygienic routine. Antiperspirants block the sweat ducts, preventing wetness and the not so nice smelling natural aroma. So what could be...
Nanaimo bars are a Canadian dessert named after Nanaimo, British Columbia. WowButter is a Canadian product made from non-GMO toasted soy. Since I couldn't use walnuts in the original recipe, I tried crunchy WowButter instead. Well, this dynamic Canadian duo was a huge hit with my family so I couldn't wait to share it with you. I also included a mocha version (made with Kahlua and coffee) for those of you with a penchant for coffee.
Plop! No cooking required and vegetarians can have a look-alike fried or poached egg with their meal. We all try to please our guests and this includes people who don't eat meat, eggs, gluten or sugar. Use these fake eggs to make fun dishes that look and taste great on any plate.
Throughout the 20+ years that I have gone out for Halloween, I have only seen one person execute any of the Hawaiian costume ideas that are available! Don’t get the wrong idea, there is not an overabundance of luau costumes to choose from; however, many people dress up in...
Indonesia is the home of sate and it is one of Indonesia’s best dishes. Sate is found everywhere in Indonesia, on roadside carts and in posh dining restaurants. Some restaurants in Indonesia specialize in various kinds of delicious sate.
Ever wondered how to make a green smoothie? If yes, then this article is definitely for you! So many people wake up thinking to themselves "I am going to eat healthy today!", and then don't really know where to begin... well, this is where the green smoothie comes in!
Guests can sometimes arrive on short notice. When there is little time or you simply have little motivation, you can still provide home-cooked treats using these easy recipes. Each recipe only takes around 30 minutes to complete. Bake some delicious shortbread biscuits, jam tarts or ANZAC slice!