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I have been growing ginger at home for years, and ginger would have to be the "most neglected plant" in my garden.I look at my ginger plant only once a...

Today its about a another member of the chili pepper family.  I'm takling about Banana Peppers. Banana peppers are easy to grow and provide fresh peppers for many months during the...

Can you name one of the world's healthiest herbs / foods ? -  Turmeric  Turmeric's antiseptic and antibacterial properties make it useful for cleaning and treating wounds,so healthy in fact that I...

In ancient times, black pepper was considered the " king of spices" and it was more valuable than gold. In fact another name for black pepper was "black gold". A...

Growing green chilies is easy. It just requires a little bit of delicate handling in the initial stages and voila you can have your very own , indoor, organic green...

One of the hardest things in dealing with kids growing up, at least for me, is the silence. As I am a self-admitted talkaholic, the highlight of my day used...

Like most people, we go through dating and meeting new people. There may not be fireworks initially, there might not even be butterflies fluttering in your stomachs, and we succumb...

I can already see the look of judgment on your face. If you're anything like me, you would picture the other woman in a certain way. On the outside, she's...

Justin Bieber claimed in 2016, "you [we] should learn to love ourselves". We are too critical of our faults. Yes, to err is human but why is that a bad...

After he was born, I could not help staring at him and he me. He had such a gaze through his long eyelashes, it made me feel like the only...

Let me put it this way through experience. I had to visit a police station recently, as I had lost my driving license. When the police officer started writing my...

If he expresses carefulness and decides to heed a warning about a rollercoaster or ride, he would be seen as being a "chicken" and not as cautious. When he is...

Last Sunday, I found myself hanging out with my son at the swimming pool. While he was enthusiastically swimming, I found myself getting distracted by other bodies and self-disparaging thoughts.

Yup, I can see you nodding and scrutinizing. Yes, I don't deny I am a selfish mom, but the question is... Is that a necessarily a bad thing? As a mom,

I suppose it means somehow achieving a happy medium between work and home. But how does that work exactly? You could go about your day, perfectly content with the way...

Why did I say such a thing other than the fact that I truly do believe in that sentiment? Because if we don't allow our kids to tumble once in...

How do you choose a head lice treatment? Professional treatment:  Talk to your doctor about the choices of treatment. You will see that the directions for each product are different. It...

How do you choose a head lice treatment? Professional treatment: Talk to your doctor about the choices of treatment. You will see that the directions for each product are different. It...

*One important thing I would encourage all the mums to do out there, is to involve your children while shopping for school supplies, no matter how old or young they...

The need to be better than everyone else is rooted deep down in all of us, yet somehow, when some girls turn 11 or so, it suddenly surges to the...

Most of the time, sibling rivalry is harmless. It toughens both siblings up and encourages them to fight for what they want. Sometimes, however, sibling rivalry can cause deep-seated jealousy...