• plan for grocery shopping
    Food,  Home,  Homemaking

    How To Plan For Grocery Shopping

    Shopping for groceries is an integral part of running and managing a household. Some people love to shop and would be happy to spend hours in the mall. Others would prefer a quick dash and get the task of grocery shopping off of their shoulders. No matter which category you belong to; it’s always a better idea to plan for your grocery shopping. Why? BENEFITS OF PLANNING FOR GROCERIES: Saves you money Avoid multiple trips to store in case you forget something Avoid multiple purchases of single item Make it easier for you to spend your hard earned money wisely HOW I PLAN FOR GROCERIES? Grocery shopping could take a…

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    Fit & Healthy,  Food

    Breakfast That Will Keep You Active The Entire Day

    We all have heard the importance of breakfast for our mind, body and soul. We all know that it must be nutritionist enough to give your body the energy that it needs to work throughout the day. After experiencing with different breakfasts i.e. the foods that must be eaten blah blah; I have found the 3 foods that keeps one energetic and full throughout the morning till noon at the least. And the three breakfast items to have in your breakfast are: Boiled Eggs Do have an egg boiled as your breakfast item. You can have two as well. Boil it hard or half-done, as you like. Milk A glass…

  • Chocolate BAnana Smoothie Recipe
    Food,  Recipes

    Banana Chocolate Smoothie

    A nutritious breakfast keeps you fill for a long time giving you ample energy to move through your day. For busy moms and ladies, a quick breakfast that is healthy and nutritious is the best thing. It saves time while giving satisfaction of a hearty breakfast. Smoothies break the monotonous eating patterns that are usually followed. Look forward to something exciting and new for your breakfast. Without further ado, here you go. Recipe for chocolate banana smoothie Ingredients: 2 bananas 1 tsp of cocoa powder pinch of cinnamon powder a glass of milk Method: Blend everything together and enjoy the instant healthy smoothie! You can add as many things as…

  • Food,  Homemaking,  Lifestyle

    How To Learn To Cook

    “The way to a man’s heart is through his stomach.” Whether or not you want to win a man’s heart, cooking is an essential skill to survive in our day to day life. When you know how to cook and cook by yourself then it keeps your pocket full of hard earned money and your tummy happy. Consuming fast food on a daily basis leads to a myriad of health problems and leaves you with little to no money to spend on your dream purchases. So whether you live alone, with a spouse, with in laws or are unmarried, learning to cook always comes in handy. Cooking is not easy;…

  • Complete guide to meal planning
    Finances,  Food,  Home,  Homemaking,  Lifestyle

    Complete Guide To Meal Planning

    “What to cook for dinner?” “What have you made for dinner today?” “What’s for lunch?” These are some of the dreaded questions that we ladies face daily. As some one once said: “It’s easier to cook than to think of what to cook.” Life is so busy that we often skip multitude of tasks and just focus on the necessities. Many of us are just barely keeping our heads above the water while others are managing it all perfectly. No matter in which category you fall, what to cook for dinner/ lunch each day often comes as the most haunted thought of the day. You get exhausted at times thinking…

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    Food,  Recipes

    Spaghetti With A New Twist

    Spaghetti has the advantage of being prepared quickly. Who doesn’t want something quick to cook on busy days? It also can be served as either a main course or as a side dish. One of it’s numerous benefits. And you never ought to get bored with it, add variations to it by experimenting with new sauces, veggies and other stuff. Yesterday I was feeling a bit more adventurous in cooking so I experimented with the spaghetti I was making and the experiment turned out really delicious!!! Here’s the recipe for all of you to try. I hope you like it as much as I do. Ingredients: Capsicum = 1 Carrots…

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    Food,  Recipes

    Quick Pasta

    We ladies are always in search of a recipe that is tasty, filling and quick to make; especially during the busy weekdays and summer season when it’s too hot to bear the heat of Sooraj Chacha (Uncle Sun). And if you are a mother or a working woman than quick recipes are good news as you can get school & office lunches prepared instantly. Today while I was looking at the unused vegetables in the fridge I found some tomatoes, carrots and a capsicum. While cutting the veggies in cubes for the salad I suddenly came up with the idea of making some pasta. I checked my pantry and found…

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    Beef Boti

    With Eid Ul Adha gone and meat around and about you, it’s the time of the year to indulge in meaty dishes. Eid-Ul-Adha and post Eid-Ul-Adha period is surrounded by traditional as well as not-so-tranditional meat recipes including the mouth-watering nihari, daleem, paye, beef and mutton botis and what-nots. To celebrate the festive season I tried beef boti for the first time and it turned out pretty well (except for the fact that I burned it a little). Even a bit burned it tasted delicious. Without further ado, here’s the recipe for you to try out. Beef Boti Ingredients: Beef Boti = (1/2 kg – cut into pieces of about…