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benefits-sprouts

There are many different types of sprouts and each one has a taste and flavour of its own. The health benefits of sprouts are immense. The most popular sprouts are Bengal gram sprouts, bean sprouts, alfalfa sprouts, sunflower sprouts, radish sprouts, green gram sprouts, and chickpea sprouts. Sprouts can be made at home or purchased […]

fruits-and-vegetables

Identifying ripe fruits and vegetables is an art, but it can be learned easily. Initially, it may require a bit of practice, but soon it will come naturally to you if you will just make a conscious effort.   The Secret To Selecting The Freshest Fruits and Vegetables If you want fresh and ripe fruits […]

canola-oil

Canola oil is another name for Canadian oil. It is made from rapeseeds and was originally marketed as rapeseed oil. However, this oil was deemed unfit for human consumption due to its high content of erucic acid which causes severe health problems. It was then redirected for industrial usage and is largely used for candles, […]

onions

Onions are a popular ingredient used for cooking food all around the world. In South East Asian cooking almost every dish has onion in it. Indian food would be lost without onions. It is the main content of the gravy and gives it its consistency. Onions are also used in many of the global cuisine […]

organic-vegetables

Our world is becoming more dependent on chemicals for faster and better results in many spheres. We now find that this applies to our food as well. This awareness about chemical fertilizers for greater yield and the introduction of genetically modified crops is now becoming quite apparent. There is a huge amount of chemicals being […]

fresh-fish

Fish is popularly eaten all over the world. Today most people do not have the luxury of eating a fresh catch unless you go fishing. Most of us have to rely on buying fish from the supermarket and hope it is fresh. When fish is fresh it tastes awesome. The rich flavour of fish diminishes […]

processed-foods

The modern generation of children are an unhealthy lot and this is attributed to their diet. There are so many processed foods and fast foods that parents indulge their children in without realising how bad it is for them. Rather than making a home cooked meal from scratch we now resort to precooked, semi cooked […]