A sweet tooth can be the bane of svelte waistlines, but it doesn’t mean you can’t have your cake and eat it. If you’re looking to reduce the calorie count, fat and cholesterol levels during baking, look into one of the current darlings of the culinary world, the high protein, low fat Greek yogurt. Yogurt […]
Archive for April, 2014
The kitchen may be the heart of the home, but frequent use of the area equates to lots of cleaning. Not all stains have to be battled with copious amounts of cleaning agents and scrubbing however, just match the right cleaner to the stain and enjoy a spic and span kitchen in no time. […]
There are few kitchen appliances more maligned than the microwave, which can be so much more than a mere heater for leftovers and for popping popcorn. It can fry, dry, blanch and even steam dishes in just minutes. The Electrolux EMS3067X convection microwave oven comes with a rotary dial control that allows you to easily […]
Every child will inevitably return home from school with stains on their clothes from time to time. Knowing how to remove these stains can keep their uniforms or clothes looking pristine, and save you money in the long run. Investing in a good washing machine is the first step. The Electrolux Time Manager range with […]
Camping can be a fun family activity for the weekend, or even serve as a short getaway from civilization. There’s no need to load up on just beans and sausages however. With a bit of preparation at home, you can still eat well while staying in touch with nature.
Cooking is seen as a skill improved through years of experience, with techniques and recipes passed down from parent to child. Becoming a master chef is a lifelong journey, as the recent Electrolux Asian Food Survey 2014 has shown. The survey, conducted in 10 countries in the Asia-Pacific, with over 5,000 participants taking part, showed that over 73% of adults in all countries aspired to continue improve their cooking skills.
In an age of consumption and ever-increasing house prices, a new social movement for freer, simpler living has emerged. Singles and new families are moving into houses the size of a typical studio apartment, but one fully customised to their needs. Welcome to the Tiny House movement, where thousands of people are discovering the financial, environmental and social benefits of downsizing their living environment.
Celebrate Easter with some fun for everyone. An Easter egg decorating party can make for a fun and memorable gathering that kids and adults alike can enjoy. The eggs can even be used later for an Easter Egg Hunt activity. And it’s all surprisingly easy to put together.
Parents in Asia understand the importance of teaching their kids to cook. 75% of parents in the recent Electrolux Asia Pacific Food Survey indicated that they have taught their children to prepare meals or have made it a top priority.
Small kitchen appliances are a life-saving boon to the busy homemaker, saving us time and effort in preparing food and cooking. With many moving parts, as well as nooks and crannies for bits of food to get stuck, ensuring that they are properly cleaned can save you both time and money in the future.