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Best homemade guacamole

Best homemade guacamole

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Homemade guacamole is literally the best thing ever and when you combine it with tortilla chips, you’ll be in food heaven.  Ingredients 3 medium ripe avocados 2 medium tomatoes, seeded and chopped 1 tablespoons lime juice 1 small onion, finely chopped 1 chilli, red or green, deseeded and finely chopped salt and pepper, for taste 1 tablespoon minced fresh coriander, to serve Tortilla chips, to serve Method Scoop out avocado from skins and mash in a bowl with a fork. Tip all the other ingredients into a bowl, then season with salt and pepper. If not serving straight away, cover with cling film a...
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All you need is a squirt of tomato sauce

All you need is a squirt of tomato sauce

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 If you thought tomato sauce was just for a meal times, you’ll be surprised that tomato sauce boasts a range of other surprising uses. So what other unexpected powers does a humble bottle of tomato sauce possess? Brighten up silver jewellery Tomato sauce is a genius cleaning hack for silver jewellery. After all that wear and tear, silver jewellery can dull a bit. No matter how hard you try to polish with a cloth, it never seems to emerge quite as sparkling as it once was. Simply submerge the tarnished silver jewellery in a bowl of tomato sauce and let it sit for 5 to 10 minutes (don’t to leave...
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Homemade avocado facial masks for glowing skin

Homemade avocado facial masks for glowing skin

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 Covering your face with thick, green paste might not seem like an obvious beauty treatment, but avocado facial masks are renowned for nourishing and revitalizing the skin. Rich in vital minerals such as calcium, iron, copper, potassium, magnesium, avocado facial masks are an amazing source of goodies for your skin. Many beauty enthusiasts have attributed their improved skin condition to the use of avocado facial masks.  Recipe Slice of avocado. Benefits Effectively removes blackheads. Avocados can be cut into slices and used as a conventional facial mask. By rubbing the slices onto the face, ...
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How these iconic foods got their name

How these iconic foods got their name

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LamingtonOne legend has it that this Australian culinary icon made from squares of sponge cake dipped in chocolate sauce and rolled in desiccated coconut is believed to have been created through an accident at work by a helper to Lord Lamington, who served as Governor of Queensland from 1896-1901.  The helper was working at Government House in Brisbane when she accidentally dropped the Governor’s favourite sponge cake into some melted chocolate. Lord Lamington wasn’t a person of wasteful habits and suggested that it be dipped in coconut to cover the chocolate to avoid messy fingers. Lamingtons...
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Should You Consider Adopting No-Shoes Policy In Your Home?

Should You Consider Adopting No-Shoes Policy In Your Home?

admin 07/08/2018 0
 When it comes to wearing shoes in house, people usually fall into two camps: shoes on or off. While the custom of removing shoes upon entering someone’s house is a norm in Asian and Scandinavian cultures, some feel uneasy when asked to remove their shoes in house. What’s tracked in your shoes?  We walk through things like bird droppings, leaves and debris, it’s no surprise that there are gross things lurking on our shoes. A recent study by a microbiologist and professor at the University of Arizona, Charles Gerba, PhD, found an average of 421,000 units of bacteria on the outside of a shoe and...
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What is happiness?

What is happiness?

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 We know it when we feel it, we often use it as a term to describe a positive range of emotions when we feel content or full of joy. Great philosophers, scientists and religious leaders have been asking themselves this basic question. So, what is happiness? "Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions." - Dalai Lama "Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony." - Mahatma Gandhi  "Happiness comes when your work and words are of benefit to others" - Gautama Buddha "The happiness you feel is in direct proportion to the love you give" -...
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How to end bad hair days

How to end bad hair days

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It’s time to elevate your hair accessory game beyond bobby pins, banana clips and hair ties. Though jewellery usually embellishes our necks, ears, wrists and fingers, there are gorgeous hair jewelleries that work effortlessly in any hair styles. These awesome pieces of hair jewellery can serve as quick fixes for a bad hair day or to upgrade your look for weddings or formal events when you’re running low on time.  These stunning accessories are far too beautiful to be put in the same box as a headband or a scrunchie. Whether you’re rocking an afro, a straight bob or tousled curls, you’ll want t...
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How to choose the right earrings

How to choose the right earrings

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Earrings are the most commonly worn fashion accessory, they're the butterflies of the jewellery kingdom. When chosen wisely, earrings can add a finishing touch to your outfit and enhance your appearance. Aside from matching your earrings colour to your outfit, consider the size and shape of the earrings and your face shape. In general, there are three types of earrings: studs, drops and hoops. Stud earrings tend to be small and cute, they have different shapes and the great thing about studs is that they're the go-to earrings that you can wear everyday.  Then, we have the drops such as chandel...
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How to select a good doormat

How to select a good doormat

admin 07/06/2018 0
The entryway is where your home makes its first impression on visiting guests and it’s also the first space to greet you every time you come home. Laying down a good doormat isn’t only the best way to protect your floors, it’s also an easy way to instantly make your foyer look organised and pulled together.  Doormat is also your home’s first line of defence against all the dirt and moisture that might come from wet boots and shoes. It’s important to consider a doormat material and size in relation to where it will be used. Where the doormat will be usedIf the doormat is going to be used in an ...
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Ways to use an Ottoman

Ways to use an Ottoman

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Brought to Western Europe from the Ottoman Empire in the 18th century, ottomans were once the central piece of family seating, piled with cushions and produced in a wide array of sizes, shapes and materials. Nowadays, ottoman is one of the most versatile pieces of furniture, it can be used in a variety of ways throughout your home. Here are just some of the ways to consider on how you could be making the most of your ottomans. FootrestWith their comfortable foam cushioning, ottomans serve as the perfect footrest. Select a colour combination that suits your sofas and you have the perfect arrang...
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