Day 89 : How to test the freshness of baking powder & baking soda

All ingredients have a set date of expiry beyond which they are unable to use. Some ingredients can however be checked through simple tests to determine their freshness. Two such ingredients are the baking powder and baking soda, both widely used in baking. They may ruin your bakes if they have gone dead. Here is … Continue reading Day 89 : How to test the freshness of baking powder & baking soda

Day 84 : How to alter the length of a jeans by keeping its original hem

Knowing to sew is truly a blessing. The joy of wearing your clothes sewn by yourself is remarkable . Even if you buy ready made ones, it is always better to learn to alter them for a perfect fit. One such thing that requires alteration is the jeans. When you do not find your regular … Continue reading Day 84 : How to alter the length of a jeans by keeping its original hem

Day 81 – How to make a grocery shopping list

Meal planning is essential for every household. It makes you think in advance, makes you get your required ingredients on time without having to rush to the grocery at the last minute. One of the important aspect to consider while planning a meal is to check the ingredients you already have and plan your meal … Continue reading Day 81 – How to make a grocery shopping list

Day 77 : How to pin a fabric ( for sewing)

Pinning a fabric is very important for beginners trying their hand at sewing. Even the experts pin the fabric before they sew. Pinning keeps the cloth in place making sewing so much easier. This is how to pin a fabric. Place wrong sides of the fabric together.   Now use pins in an in- out … Continue reading Day 77 : How to pin a fabric ( for sewing)