Let’s work together to save water

I should have posted this article on the 15th, but I only knew about it this morning. I guess better late than never. This year’s awareness campaign is about water, which has become a global concern on all levels.

So this post is about Blog Action Day and how it brings all bloggers to talk about the same topic on october 15 every year. It’s very interesting how social media can create a worldwide awareness and help make a change. So here I am, spreading the word and trying to make  a difference by signing their petition.

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The reason why chicken nuggets taste good

Basically, the entire chicken is smashed and pressed through a sieve—bones, eyes, guts, and all. it comes out looking like this.

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Whining took another level:now you can whine online too!

I whine, he whines she whines and everyone keeps whining. We ( as in I don’t know who exactly ), whine through blogging, smsing, facebooking, e-mailing, foursquaring, twittering and the list goes on… But just now, I discovered there is a website especially for whining! All you do is whine anonymously about anything, read about other people’s whining and even comment on “whines”.. As if all the other social networks weren’t enough…

If you are interested in whining, or would like to read about other people’s whining, click here.

Stop crying every time you cut onions :)

to avoid tears while cutting onions :

  • Refrigerate the onions before cutting them
  • Chew gum while peeling and chopping onions
  • Peel under cold water
  • Just have someone else cut, slice or chop them for you 🙂

Margherita pizza or Queen Margherita?

It’s said that pizza margherita was named after Queen Margherita of Savoy, in the colors of the Italian flag on a trip to Naples in 1889.

Keep your sink “healthy”

Washing your sink with water and soap doesn’t make your sink a germ free area…

Here’s what you need to do to kill those *&_@#$* germs :

– Remove food residue constantly from sink

– Wash the sink with HOT soapy water

– Dry the sink then follow up with a spritz of disinfectant spray.

– Leave for 10 minutes, then dry again.

Banana facts

Did you know that if you leave your bananas connected at the stem, they ripen faster?

When you get home from grocery shopping, just take them apart, they’ll last longer.

Avocado-gator!

Avocado is also called “alligator pear” because of its pear-shaped fruit and green to blackish skin!
An avocado a day, keeps the doctor away…

10 reasons to eat an avocado a day:

  • Prevents prostate cancer
  • Protects from breast cancer
  • Drops the cholesterol
  • Prevents stroke

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