Quick, Easy and Healthy Chinese Recipes When You Want Something Tasty

Chinese food is an excellent option and it is so easy to cook that you will be amazed. A lot of people that love Chinese food never attempt to cook it at home because it seems as if it would be complex to put together but there is nothing easier to cook. Most Chinese food is cooked quickly and offers a wide range of nutritional benefits.

Like French or Italian food there are different nuances depending on the region where the recipe originates. Some regions have recipes that require some fire added to it, other regions offer more mellow options for the palette that prefers food that is tasty but that does not bring the heat. In other words, there is something for everyone! [Read more…]

The Power of Pure Water

Most people realize how important fresh clean water is to their own survival but they do not consider how important it is to their pets. Your dog relies on you for every life sustaining functioning including having access to fresh clean water. We know that for humans our need for pure water is a necessity for good health.

Pure water that has nothing added and has not be adulterated with chemicals is one of the best things you can put in your body.  Many people will go through great lengths to ensure that their water is safe to drink and use by investing in water purification systems, filters, buying bottled water. [Read more…]

Why sushi is good for you

Sushi not only proves out to be delightful in taste, but is also a very healthy diet option for you. This Japanese diet consisting of fish and rice has been considered as a valuable and beneficial food for your health.

It is very easy to find contact points of this delicious dish in Japan pretty quickly. One can eat it anywhere as it is easy to carry and you will find two kinds of rolls named Nigiri & Maki when you visit a restaurant or Sushi cart. [Read more…]

My Favorite Chinese Food: What to Eat in China

Dumplings or dim sum? No matter what you prefer, Chinese food is undeniably delicious, and you’ll be sure to find something you like in China. Most meals contain noodles, plenty involve meats, and for the vegetarians among us, there is never a shortage of broccoli or eggplant.

One thing to note – Chinese food is totally different depending on where you are in China, and, of course, if you’re outside of China. In general, expect to have an overwhelming number of options presented to you. Let’s start with the appetizers, shall we? [Read more…]

Several Ways You Can Travel in Different Countries and See Beautiful Things

If you love to travel and feel like you have been stalled for a while because of budget constraints there are ways that you can travel, see other countries and maintain at least somewhat of a budget. If you have not explored all of your options, you are doing yourself a disservice! Travel offers so many opportunities to broaden every area of your life.

A lot of travellers make the mistake of thinking that traveling on a budget is far too constraining. The reality is stretching your budget to fit in travel is fun. You can challenge yourself to see how far you can travel on how little! [Read more…]

3 Easy Pasta Salad Recipes

You will adore these flavorful twists on your classic dish for summer picnics.

Avocado and Bacon Macaroni Salad

Lemon thyme dressing, Applewood smoked bacon and avocado are combined in this amazingly delicious side dish.

You will need:

  • 5 cooked and diced slices of bacon
  • 12 oz elbow noodles
  • 2 avocados – diced
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 tsp crushed thyme leaves

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Awesome Food Magazines You Should Be Reading

As anyone who cooks for themselves (or a family) knows, there is no shortage of resources today’s seemingly overwhelming digital age when you are looking for a new twist in your weekly meal plan.

Yet despite the thousands of recipes – and corresponding variations – to be found on any number of websites, there are still plenty of ideas to be found within arm’s length at your local grocery store checkout. Here are a few magazines you’d be foolish to leave on the shelf on your next trip. [Read more…]