• ‘CARIES’ IN CHILDREN’S TEETH

    ‘CARIES’ IN CHILDREN’S TEETH

    CARIES IN CHILDREN’S TEETH: Unhygienic and unhealthy foods and drinks cause children to suffer out of ‘caries’. Nowadays children are fond of drinking cool drinks and when children take cool drinks often, the sugar content in it, cause decaying of teeth and further deteriorate their body-weight. If this becomes a prolonged affair, there are chances…

  • GROWING NAILS ON BOTH HANDS

    GROWING NAILS ON BOTH HANDS

    GROWING NAILS ON BOTH HANDS: Question:- I have to grow nails on both hands; but sometimes they turn yellow. Also after a bath, a white layer settles under the nails. What should I do? Answer:- To get rid of the yellowish tint on nails, scrap the surface with the finer side of the emery board,…

  • BENEFITS OF BANANAS/ SAFFRON

    BENEFITS OF BANANAS/ SAFFRON

    BENEFITS OF BANANAS/ SAFFRON: GO BANANAS: Helps those who want to quit smoking. It lowers the risk of heart disease and hypertension. It can relieve menstrual cramps. Banana promotes healthy bones and prevents anemia. It s known to reduce depression. SUPER SAFFRON: Saffron contains essential oils, which impart a unique flavor. It prevents free radical…

  • CHETTINADU MUTTON CURRY

    CHETTINADU MUTTON CURRY

    CHETTINADU MUTTON CURRY: Mutton-1/2 kg; small onions-100 gm; tomato-2; turmeric powder-1/2 spoon; chilli powder-2 spoon; dhania powder-3 spoon; Required for grinding: Pepper-1 tsp; cumin seeds-1 tsp; fennel seeds-1 tsp; garlic-6 garlic cloves; ginger-a small piece. For frying: Cinnamon, cloves and curry leaves; oil-4 tsp; salt-as required. Method: Clean the mutton and put it in the…

  • WINK YOUR EYES

    WINK YOUR EYES

    You have to read in the computer, as you read in the books. When the children go to higher classes, they have to use computers, more.  It is a fact that computer is very essential but, you cannot spoil your eyes. Those who use computers for more time are affected by the disease ‘computers vision…

  • PAYA-RECIPE

    PAYA-RECIPE

    PAYA-RECIPE:       Paya requires plenty of patience- the dish is cooked in a long and slow process, giving it a distinct rich taste. In the days gone by, paya requires to be made a wood fire lit all night. Now, of course people cook t ver a gas stove. Either way paya needs a low…

  • Is sleeping  a waste of time

    Is sleeping a waste of time

    Is sleeping  a waste of time: We are all sleeping for one third of our life time. We think that sleeping is waste of time as we do not perform any work at that time. This is the reason for telling the sleeping fellows as lazy and advising them.  This is the reason for not…

  • KATHIRIKKAI RASAVANGI-RECIPE

    KATHIRIKKAI RASAVANGI-RECIPE

    KATHIRIKKAI RASAVANGI-RECIPE: Ingredients: Brinjal-1/4 kg chopped vertically; toor dal-1/2 cup; chickpeas-1/4 cup; chenna dal-2 tbsp; tamarind-1 lemon-sized ball; sambar powder-1 tsp; jiggery -2 tbsp; a generous pinch of asafetida; salt as needed; To grind: Coriander seeds-15 tbsp; channa dal-15 tbsp; red chilli-3; urad dal-1/2 tsp; coconut-1/3 cup; To temper: Oil-1/2 tbsp; mustard seeds- ¼ tsp;…