Kneading a dough can sometimes be an intimidating task specially if you are kneading it by hand. Nowadays the dough making machines or kitchen aids have made this quite easier. But still there are a lot of people I personally know who prefer to mix the dough by their hands, they say, it adds to … Continue reading Day 8 : How to knead a dough
Being a Homemaker is a tough job. Loads of things need to be done. After all, THE WHOLE HOUSE has to be managed ( along with our dear ones). It's difficult to decide where to start with. Many a times I go through the day at the end of which I feel - " Oh … Continue reading 100 days of Homemaking Skills Series: Day 7 – How to make the most of your day
You switch on the stove to cook your family's favorite dinner. Toss in all the ingredients and wait for it to cook - stirring and seasoning in between. Then you get a little distracted by the tv show your husband's watching or the homework your child has to submit. And before you know it ---- … Continue reading 100 days of Homemaking Skills Series: Day 6 – Cleaning burnt pots and pans ( stress free method )
I hate the weather when it brings about coughs and cold. Once it attacks, it never leaves the back for a week. Imagine a week of coughing around. Huh! Coughs usually gets worse at nights. The reason being - gravity. When we lie down, the mucus gets collected in the throat. One of the best … Continue reading 100 days of Homemaking Skills Series: Day 5 – Home Remedies for Cough & Cold
I love the feeling that soups give - warm and soothing. Since the store bought ready to make packets - the ones where you pour the contents into water and boil - are high in sodium, it's better to learn how to make your own soup. I've seen many people make soup in a little … Continue reading 100 days of Homemaking Skills Series: Day 4 – How to prepare the perfect soup
I feel somewhat strange writing down this post on how to cook rice. I mean, it's just rice. Nothing so great about it. But you know what, there are a lot of People out there who struggle in making the rice perfect every single time. Rice is one of the stuffs that's consumed by us … Continue reading 100 days of Homemaking Skills Series: Day 3 – Cooking the perfect rice
As soon as the laundry is done, the only thing that frets me out is folding the fitted bedding sheets. With the elastic and stuffs, it gets very difficult to make even folds. I always end up folding it in a haphazard fashion. So when I came across this little trick, I was more than … Continue reading 100 days of Homemaking Skills Series: Day 2 – Folding a Fitted Sheet – an easy way!