How to Save Money on Food: 6 Really Simple Ways to Eat Better

‘People who love to eat are always the best people’ Golden words by Julia Child, author, chef and one of the most celebrated food icons around the world. We are all eating more, enjoying our food more and adding to our food experiences more than ever before. A decade back there were fewer choices when it came to eating out. Birthday cakes were ordered only from the friendly neighbourhood bakery and weddings were the only time you thought of getting the food catered from outside. No matter how large the…

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Five ways Britain wrecks young people’s mental health – and how to stop it

Astudy from the Varkey Foundation has revealed that young people in the UK suffer from some of the “lowest levels of mental wellbeing in the world” – second only to Japan. This won’t be a shock to anyone familiar with statistics on child and adolescent mental health in Britain. Some 75% of mental illnesses begin before the age of 18, and the charity MQ estimates that on average, there are three children in every classroom with a diagnosable mental illness. This, combined with a continuing crisis in mental healthcare in…

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5 ways to spruce up your car’s entertainment system

Gadgets Now | Spandan Bhattacharjee | Oct 12, 2016, 09.00 AM IST Five ways to spruce up your car’s entertainment system So you’ve bought a new car. You’ve taken it for a ride around the city and excitedly shown it to all your friends and family members. But as you are driving, you glance at the dashboard and realize that it wears a deserted look. Though you’ve invested all your savings in buying the car, the interiors (especially the front console) still have standard, manufacturer-fitted equipment. And shelling out more…

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7 ways to glam up your look

When it comes to looking fabulous, there are a few tips and tricks that make all the difference. Here are some must-dos that will put the glam in glamourous. Dress to impress Your wardrobe is an extension of who you are, so dress your best. Spruce up your wardrobe with the latest trends. Changing seasons maybe exciting, but trust us, changing your wardrobe is even better. First and foremost, update your work wardrobe. Stock up on sharp blazers, wrap blouses and easy-breezy separates. Don’t forget to try some ruffle blouses…

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17 ways to improve girls’ education

News – Country: Uganda – Theme: Gender 17 ways to improve girls’ education (09 September 2016) With over 32 million girls out of schools worldwide, there are many ways in which girl’s education can be promoted – a new website offers at least 17 examples of how to do so. UNGEI   From 2014 -2016 the United Nations Girls’ Education Initiative (UNGEI), in partnership with the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), launched the UNGEI Fund for Documentation of Good Practice in Girls’ Education and Gender Equality. The UNGEI Fund provided technical…

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We throw away £700 of food each year – here are six ways to avoid waste in your kitchen

British families needlessly throw away £700 worth of food every year, new research has revealed. Over a third of households don’t reuse leftovers and admit to dumping perfectly edible food. Each year 7 million tonnes are thrown away with over half of it being chucked due to overbuying, confusion over expiry dates and cooking more than needed. The figures come from a survey of more than 5,000 people commisioned by supermarket Sainsbury . Now the chain is set to give away one million thermometres to ensure fridges are set at…

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11 Delicious Ways You Can Caprese

Caprese, that simple yet classic Italian salad, is usually a combination of fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, and basil. Caprese salad is quite possibly the most perfect summer combination. When fresh tomatoes are at their peak and basil is bountiful, combine it with fresh mozzarella for a truly refreshing antipasti experience. The traditional Caprese salad needs nothing more than salt, pepper, and olive oil to shine, but we took the combination for a spin in these pasta, sandwich, and grilled recipes. What was the result? Pure Caprese-inspired magic. California Caprese Bowl View…

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