Posts Tagged ‘Tip’

Quick Tip : Freeze Fresh Ginger

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

We make plenty of curry pastes at home. Usually the amount of ginger needed can be quite small compared to what you have to buy in the shop. Solution? Freeze the rest. Further tip? Grate it when its frozen for best results.

See link below

http://www.themanlyhousekeeper.com/2011/03/31/quick-tip-always-freeze-fresh-ginger/

Sugar Tips

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011
Sugar

Gave up sugar for lent and now havetoo much of it at home? Here are ten uses for sugar I bet you never thought of … it even tells you how to get your fire going and (in an unrelated tip) how to soothe a burnt tongue.

10 Extraordinary uses for Sugar

Seal plastic bags using a bottle cap

Monday, October 4th, 2010
Cliff Town House Hotel

Here’s a novel idea from http://www.re-nest.com on how to seal plastic bags, as bottle caps are not normally recyclable you can save the planet while you are at it.

Reuse your bottle caps

Peeling a hard boiled egg

Friday, October 1st, 2010

Don’t like peeling hard boiled eggs? It’s easy, just put your lips together and blow…

Chilled refrigeration

Thursday, July 10th, 2008
Fresh Indian Green chillies in a Bangalore market

Tip: To keep Chilli peppers fresh for longer wrap them in newspaper, tie with an elastic and store them in the fridge.

If the chillies are fresh to begin with they should keep for three to four weeks.