Monday, 17 December 2018

Tomyum soup Recipe

Soup is a great comfort food in winter. Tom Yum soup in Thai cuisines is packed with so much flavour that you will enjoy the aroma of ingredients such as lemon grass and kaffir lime leaves.
If you want to watch your weight(want to loose weight) then enjoy this soup as a meal with our easy recipe.
Tom Yum Soup
Ingredients- For 2 serving
1 tea spoon extra virgin coconut oil
2 stalk lemon grass(remove the outer first 2 layers and cut in slice)
1 onion (chopped)
4 cloves of garlic(finely chopped)
2 inch galangal(Thai ginger) peel and chopped
4 cups vegetable stock or water
2 red chilli peppers(smash each lightly)
6-7 kaffir lime leaves
6-7 mushroom(washed and cut into pieces)
2 tomatoes(cut into pieces)
2 tsp spoon lime juice
2 tsp organic light soy sauce
2 cup Zucchini (peeled and cut into pieces)
cilantro, green onion, and lime wedges for garnish
Method
Heat oil in a pan add onion and garlic. saute for a min.
Add chopped mushroom, zucchini, tomatoes. mix well and saute for a minute.
Add veg stock or water. now add the slice of lemon grass, galangal and red chillies.
Tear kaffir leaves and add them.
Add salt and mix.
cover the pan with the lid and simmer on low medium flame till veggies are tender and cooked well.
Add soy sauce. mix well and simmer tom yum soup.
switch off flame. Add lime juice for a less sour taste. garnish with cilantro and green onion. and serve.
## note:- while serving tom yum soup remove the lemon grass stalks, red chilli, kaffir lime leaves and galangal. These can not be chewed. so do make sure not to finely slice or chop them.

Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Increase Activity Level-If you want To Loose weight.

To create a calorie deficit that will help you lose weight, it’s critical that you increase your activity levels.
Find an activity that you enjoy, whether it be a sport ,dancing ,running or working out at the gym.
Even if you don’t exercise formally, try increasing the number of steps you take every day. It’s a simple way to burn more calories and get fit.
To lose weight, aim for a goal of 10,000 steps per day and reach that goal over a period of time.
Most importantly eat healthy and mindfully.

Friday, 7 December 2018

Open Toast Egg Sandwich



Egg toast has been the most popular and filling breakfast for many of us. It completes the protein- carb combination required at breakfast meal. Here is a nice version of egg and toast which you would love to eat.
Ingredients : For 1 serve
1 tbsp hung curd/ set curd
2-3 leeks, thinly sliced
1/2 tsp honey mustard
1/2 tsp fresh lemon juice
salt to taste
1 hard boiled egg, chopped
1/4 cup arugula, baby variety
1/4 medium avocado, thinly sliced 
1 slice whole bread, toasted
1/2 small fresh radish,very thinly sliced
Method
In a medium mixing bowl, combine hungcurd,leek, mustard, lemon juice and salt. Stir in chopped eggs.
Top the toast with arugula, slices of avocado and egg salad. Garnish with radish.

Monday, 26 November 2018

TIPS TO FIGHT AIR POLLUTION



Pollution level is all time higher. it is affecting us and our children in a big way.
To counter the pollution-plant indoor plants which produce more oxygen. you can plant bamboo palm, snake plant, peace lily, aloevera etc to get clean air. 
Eating a small piece of organic jaggery also helps as it works as a protective agent in dusty and smoky environment. It clear the body of toxin and excess mucous.
Raw turmeric is another herb/spice which helps to reduce inflammation in lungs.It can be used in fresh juice or in hot milk.

Friday, 16 November 2018

How essential is to maintain body PH balance !

Our Body normal PH is 7.4 which is slightly alkaline.And our cells function well and stay active at this PH only. Decreasing PH turns our body acidic and creates the ground for unwanted bacterial ,fungus growth in our body and hence illness.To store the excessive acid our body starts making more fat cells.calcium levels in our body also starts depleting leading tender bones and teeth. one of the manifestation is osteoporosis.
So we need to maintain body pH balance.Drinking enough water,eating ample fresh fruits and vegetables, reducing tea/ coffee/ sugar/meat and dairy keeps your body alkaline and promotes health.
DRINKING APPLE CIDER VINEGAR MIXED WITH WATER HELPS BALANCE PH OF YOUR BODY.

Monday, 12 November 2018

HOW TO COMBAT POLLUTION AFTER DIWALI ?

The prevailing pollution level in Delhi NCR has become a major health concern for everyone as it has taken everyone into its grasp.The most common health problem encountered are eye irritation,breathing problem, throat congestion ,blocked nose etc.
To keep yourself at bay from these problems prepare the following herbal drink at your home and drink twice - thrice a day.Its an immune booster.
Ingredients
2 cup water
1 clove, whole
1 black pepper, whole
1/2 tsp. of ginger, grated/ 1 small piece mulethi
3 leaves of holy basil (or 1 tsp. of dried)
1 bay leaf
2-3 drops organic honey
1/2 tsp cold pressed extra virgin coconut oil
Method
Add all the ingredients except ghee and honey in water and bring 2-3 boils, strain and add coconut oil and honey to it.Sip hot.

Tuesday, 30 October 2018

FIBROMYALGIA

Do you feel tired all the time ?
Among all other factors, Fibromyalgia could be the reason for your pain and fatigue which often goes undetected. Fibromyalgia involves chronic pain that can effect any part of the body and is commonly associated with pain,headache,anxiety,stiffness,tender points and sleep disturbances.
Some people often tend to ignore these symptoms considering it as part of their lifestyle. Understanding the condition and taking favourable treatment with some lifestyle modification can treat these symptoms to a great extent.