facebook   linked_in   orkut   flickr   twitter

What are Pulses?


quoteleft Lentils contain high levels of proteins, including the essential amino acids isoleucine and lysine. quoteright

Share on Facebook
Share on Pinterest
Description aplus | aminus
<< >>
Rate Ingredient
Click on above scale to Rate this Ingredient
If we decide to go on fast and we don’t eat anything for a week, then we would probably feel hungry, little thinner and maybe weak. But if we deprive ourself of a sleep for seven days, we won’t be able to function at all...If we try to guess which activity is so important for us that we devote almost one-third of our time for it, probably the first things that come to our mind are...
Health blogs

Kitchen secrets/Cooking tips


Cauliflower turns yellow in alkaline water. For whiter cauliflower, add a tablespoon of milk or lemon juice to the water. Do not cook cauliflower in aluminum or iron pot. The chemical compounds in cauliflower react with the aluminum and turn the vegetable yellow. While in an iron pot, it turns brown or blue-green color.

Green Eating
Fair Trade

Fair trade certified food ensures a proper wage and working conditions for those who harvest and handle it. But fair trade is green for the environment as well. TransFair, the only fair trade certifier in the U.S., has strong environmental standards built into its certification process that protect watersheds and virgin forests, help prevent erosion, promote natural soil fertility and water conservation, and prohibit GMOs and many synthetic chemicals. TransFair claims that their environmental standards are the most stringent in the industry.

Two guys were fishing on the shores of the Dal Lake in Srinagar. “I was here a few days back,” one of them told the other. “And I caught a 100-kilo fish.” His friend heard that and replied: “I too was fishing near here a week ago when, after much struggle and with the support of a few local fishermen, I fished out a houseboat from under the lake, with a burning lamp in its drawing room.” “Hey, how can a lamp keep burning under water?” asked the first guy. “Very simple,” replied the other, “Just reduce the weight of your fish and I’ll put out the lamp.”

Disclaimer: This is an informative site. Take advice from health professional before following health related guidelines given on food2goodhealth.com