A Mum’s Record Of Diet To Fight Dehydration
Dehydration can be a very concerning thing for all mothers. On a hot sunny summer day, my 4 year old daughter fell sick with these symptoms –
Stomach cramps or Griping
Bloating or heaviness in stomach
Loose stools/ Loose motions (3 to 5 times a day)
Vomiting (once a day)
A dull child
Took her to a doctor and as feared, she needed medication. In the meanwhile, the doctor prescribed her to be on mostly rice based meals and asked me to ...
What comes to your mind when you think of the best street food in Delhi? Chaat, golgappe, pakode, dahi bhalle or kachori, right? Well, how about steaming hot momos? Yes, the good ol’ momo, has become one of the most loved street food in the Capital. In actuality, momos, or dumplings, as our Chinese counterparts would call the dish, are not that old in the city’s gastronomical culture. They were brought here by a Tibetan lady, Dolma, in 1986. She set up a stall selling these odd-looking ...
Why Cooking With Family Is a Great Idea
Last Saturday I was scrolling down a famous social networking site and there I saw a picture of a leading actor Akshay Kumar cooking with his kids. One could make out how much fun they were having. How many of us would agree that cooking if done in a right way and environment works as a therapy. Cooking not only gets the cook and the people being fed closer to each other but you will also understand their preferences and liking's more than anyone else.
“Food tastes better when ...
What is GM Food?
Do you like the most of us think that you have never eaten a GM food ever? It's time you need to think again since GM food is everywhere in our food supply! GM Foods or Genetically Modified foods are bio-engineered foods which are produced from organisms that have had changes introduced into their DNA using the methods of genetic engineering. In simple terms they are not made out of the natural occurring food.
Are GM food not good for us?
The answer is Yes and No. The density of food ...
My Verdict On Maggi Noodles
Maggi has been one of the favourite breakfast option for kids and adults alike since the time it was launched (in 80's) in India. With its simple preparation and lingering taste, the instant noodles often came to the rescue for hostel students and also for those who were least interested in cooking.
What I like: It is one of the best comfort food, it just takes 2 minutes to cook – best food for all the hungry souls. It can be customized too like you can add any ingredient that appeals to ...
Top 5 Reasons Why You Are Always Hungry
Whether you are on a diet or not, do you always find yourself hungry or rather hangry (hunger+angry)? Hunger is your body’s way of telling you that you need more food. And there are several reasons why your body wants more food.
This article discusses 5 major reasons why we are always hungry:
You Eat a Lot of Refined Carbs and Not Enough Proteins
Ever wondered why you often get back to another snacking item even after having a packet full of wafers? All your snacking and mid ...
10 Food Items to Beat Indian Summers
Tired of the heat wave, scorching sun and sweat already? We bring to you desi food and drink items that are a must try!
Curd A staple food item in every Indian household, curd has cooling properties and can be eaten in various forms like buttermilk, curd rice etc. Ditch the packaged curd from your grocery store and switch back to the homemade curd which is great in probiotics making it easy for digestion and is low in calories too!
Mint Leaves Mint is a summer must-have and can add a ...
Top 10 Foods to Avoid When You Turn 30
While the twenties were really easy where you could eat a pizza for breakfast and muffins for snacking with your favourite cola, it is time to change these habits soon! Steer clear of the following foods once you hit the age 30 and trust us on this that your 40-year-old self will thank you for this change.
1 Aerated Drinks
If you are thinking about losing weight, then aerated drinks in any form is the first thing you must tick off from the list. This drink with absolutely no nutriti...
Essential Food Items In Winter Season
With the onset of winter season, we prepare ourselves for cold, windy waves and bring about some changes in our diet. The temperature of our surrounding starts going down rapidly, so everyone wants a way to keep him/her warm. There are several foods that we stop consuming as they have a cold property and there are certain foods that we start adding into our diet in order to be able to sustain through the season without falling ill or having any seasonal health problem. In winter, our body needs ...