HOW TO CLEAN YOUR MOCHA POT

Monday morning, you need another coffee. But when you take the coffee machine from the sink you realise that is nor shiny as when you bought it.

The aluminium is not clear and there is trace of limestone inside… time to clean it up, but how?

Here some easy tips to bring you mocha pot to its original splendour.

Do not put your mocha pot into the washing machine. You’ll need to wash it up by hands, literally. You’re going

The Benefits of Lemon Water

Drinking a glass of water with half a lemon squeezed into it daily has many benefits for your health.

Water with lemon, especially if drunk hot, can boost your immune system, flush out unwanted material, relieve tooth pain and respiratory problems, reduces fever and purifies the blood.

With the arrival of the spring our body is more exposed to meteorological changes and it needs more protection. Also, all the allergies come out as we have a walk in the park…

HOW TO ORGANISE YOUR FRIDGE

How many times you have thought about tidying up you fridge? Looking at the shelves you just see a messy mix of boxes, bottles, vegetables and meats and you wonder how you can find the celery you need to prepare your salad.

Here a list of easy tips to follow to organise your fridge once for all and keep it in order.

Professional kitchens organise the fridge with food safety in mind, the way of doing it is to organise

HOW TO REMOVE CANDLE WAX

You organised a romantic dinner at home with flowers, nice food, champagne and scented candles… the dinner was great and you were very pleased with the food you cooked…unfortunately, the day after you realised that your table cover got some stain of wax. How do you remove them?

Follow the simple instructions below:  Remove candle wax with the hair drier

Using the hairdryer is a great choice for hard surfaces like table tops and candlesticks. It’s not quite as good

RECIPE: GREEN SMOOTHIE

Refreshing smoothie ideal for summer, made with cucumber and kiwi, ginger-flavored kombucha and fresh cilantro.

Makes: About 3 1/2 cups for 2, 1 3/4-cup servings

Preparation: 10 minutes

INGREDIENTS

1 small cucumber, chopped

2 ripe kiwis, peeled

1 cup ginger-flavored kombucha (see Tip)

1/2 cup low-fat plain Greek yogurt

2 tablespoons fresh cilantro leaves

6 ice cubes

PREPARATION

Combine cucumber, kiwis, kombucha, yogurt, cilantro and ice cubes in blender; blend until smooth. Serve immediately.

NUTRITION

Per serving: 116 calories; 2

Get Fit with some spring gardening

Gardening not only makes your landscape pretty to look at, but also burns approximately 250 to 350 calories an hour.

Find the time to garden three times a week for an hour at a time. Anything that makes you sweat—mowing the lawn, pulling weeds, hauling mulch—qualifies as exercise.

Also, gardening is great for reducing stress. Plant a small garden, cultivate a flower box, or if space is really limited, plant a few flower pots -indoors or out. After a month