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TOP 11 CRITERIA IN SELECTING A GREAT ...

TOP 11 CRITERIA IN SELECTING A GREAT PRE-SCHOOL

Your child is about to turn three, potty trained, and is ready and eager to explore the outside world. You decide to look for a preschool for your precious one, but don’t know where to start.  Below are eleven tips to start your research. Know Your Child Personality-Before you check out a school for your […]

How to Raise a Voracious Reader

How to Raise a Voracious Reader

Do you want to raise a gifted and voracious reader? Back where I came from there was no library and books were not free but there was a little bookstore in my hometown. I used to save half of my allowances for book and the other half for snacks or accessories. I was in heaven […]

Selecting the Right Shoes for Your Fe...

Selecting the Right Shoes for Your Feet

How To Boil Perfect Eggs and Eat In F...

How To Boil Perfect Eggs and Eat In Fifteen Minutes

2QT pot 2 large eggs 1 QT of water 1 slotted spoon 1 2-cup Pyrex Direction Pour 35% filtered water into a pot Close the lid Turn the stove on a five or six setting (I am referencing to an electric stove) Set the timer to about twelve minutes.  This is an estimate.  Each person’s […]

How to Cook Jasmine Brown Rice Withou...

How to Cook Jasmine Brown Rice Without a Rice Cooker

Rice is the main diet of 50 percent of the population. Jasmine brown rice, a type of long grain rice, has beautiful aromatic fragrance like pandan leaves. Its texture is starchy and not as sticky as short grain rice. Jasmine brown rice is originally from Thailand. Brown rice offers a lot more benefits; it reduces […]

Where to Purchase Good Fish Sauce aka...

Where to Purchase Good Fish Sauce aka “Nuoc Mam”

According to Wikipedia web site, fish sauce is an amber-colored liquid extracted from the fermentation of fish with sea salt. According the Sally Fallon and Mary Enig, traditional nutritionists and authors of “Nourishing Tradition”, fermented foods ease our digestion because they contain good bacteria. This is one of many reasons why you see many Kimchi […]

How to Cook Brown Rice Noodles

How to Cook Brown Rice Noodles

Since I listed where to purchase brown rice noodles, I would like to list instructions in how to cook the brown noodles. Instructions: Fill up the pot with filtered water preferably Turn the stove to at least six or a middle mark for an electric stove Bring the water to a rolling boil Place the […]

Where to Purchase Brown Rice Noodles

Where to Purchase Brown Rice Noodles

Brown rice noodles are great alternative to jasmine brown rice for those who enjoy eating dishes like “bun” or “goi cuon”. If you are gluten intolerance, brown rice noodles are a wonderful alternative to wheat pasta.  I generally prefer Trader Joe’s brand brown rice noodles since the price is reasonable and tastes just as good […]

How to Eat out on a Budget

How to Eat out on a Budget

Eating out is a luxury.  For those who are on a budget, there are ways to enjoy eating out.  Here are a few tips to enjoy your favorite dishes. Order to go.  This is the cheapest way to indulge yourself and save money at the same time. Go to lunch.  Lunch usually costs less than […]

How to Cook Jasmine Brown Rice Withou...

How to Cook Jasmine Brown Rice Without a Rice Cooker

Rice is the main diet of 50 percent of the population.  Jasmine brown rice, a type of long grain rice, has beautiful aromatic fragrance like pandan leaves.  Its texture is starchy and not as sticky as short grain rice.  Jasmine brown rice is originally from Thailand. Brown rice offers a lot more benefits; it reduces your risk of […]