Here's a nifty way to add a little zing to your drinks: replace ice cubes with frozen lemon or lime slices to chill your drink without watering them down.
This trick comes from a 1998 edition of Cuisine magazine (dug up by Gourmet Chef). To freeze the slices, place them in water using a cupcake baking sheet or a tray. Lay the lemon or lime slices flat and stick them in the freezer. They'll freeze perfectly well on their own. These lemon/lime "ice cubes" are perfect for soda, iced tea, cocktails, beer or just plain water.
Whether it’s a long-term partner, childhood friend or even someone you met recently, relationships can be fickle and easily shatter. We might subject ourselves to love-hate relationships, we might dedicate ourselves to one person, or we might be more open to enjoying our youth while it still lasts. Whatever your dedication or your mantra, breakups will happen. Read more
It is said, “A penny saved is a penny earned”. Often we do not take enough care to save money as we do to earn it. Life is always lived at its best when we educate ourselves regarding the nuances of simple day to day affairs. Often we must find some time to stop, explore and proceed so that we grow mature and efficient day by day. Spending money is a tricky thing. Nothing comes free of cost in life. Read more
While most students find academic writing challenging, it is fair to say that dissertations are probably the most complex pieces of writing one needs to complete during the course of their education. Dissertations are difficult to write, not just because there are so many different rules regarding their style and tone, but also because one has to do serious research over a long period of time. In fact, without research, it’s almost impossible to write a dissertation in the first place. Read more