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October 31, 2016

How To Cook Coconut Cream Cheese Frosting With Tropical Carrot Cake

This carrot cake is inspired from the tropical version which combines both pineapple and coconut ingredients into a classic dish.

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This rich coconut frosting can really top off your cake. As the traditional cream cheese frosting’s interpretation, my performance spreads a little bit heaven over each inch. Moreover, you will also hear some crunches when sprinkling on the macadamia nuts. It is very easy for you to purchase this pre-roasted macadamia from any food shops. Whatever, you can choose roast raw macadamia nuts yourself. This option is just via some easy steps. It is not too difficult to do so it depends on you

Note: Make sure to use your hand to fold the shredded carrots into batter. Carrots will be thinner and thinner because your mixer goes on shredding them.

Ingredients of cake:

  •        From 2 to 2/3 cups of sifted after that measured all-purpose flour
  •        A cup of dry-roasted macadamia nuts
  •        A cup of sweetened flaked coconut
  •        1/2 tablespoon ground ginger
  •        From 2 to 1/2 tablespoon baking powder
  •        From 3 to 1/2 tablespoon ground cinnamon
  •        1 tablespoon salt
  •        Two cups of sugar
  •        1/2 tablespoon baking soda
  •        A cup of vegetable oil
  •        Two tablespoon vanilla extract
  •        Four big eggs
  •        Two (8-oz) well drained cans crushed pineapple in its own juice
  •        Two cups of peeled and finely grated carrots

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October 30, 2016

8 Common Foods That Your Cat Should not Eat

8 Common Foods That Your Cat Should not Eat
The majority of us know that a couple of human foods are not suitable for our pets. For instance, your cats are kept off alcohol – a no-brainier. Nonetheless, the onion powder can lead to anemia in your pet – do you know? Since the metabolisms are not the same, many foods are good for human, but they are bad for the pet. Depending on the reactions, they can make stomachs painful; even, death in the serious cases.
If you want to keep your cat safely, you must know which foods need to avoid. Here are 8 common foods that your cat is not allowed eating:

#1 – Baby food

It is not easy to imagine a safe food for the baby, but it may hurt our fur-pet. In general, the ingredients in the baby food is dangerous for the cats because the onion powder can be found in there – the cause of anemia in the animal. In additional to that, the baby food cannot meet the nutritious needs of the cats. This one can lead to malnutrition if your cats eat it too much.

#2 – Chocolate


The majority of the people know that chocolate is not good for dogs, but many people do not know that it is also bad for cats. Theobromine is rich in chocolate is a safe chemical compound for the human. On the contrary, dogs and cats will get theobromine poisoning – diarrhea, tremors, panting, vomiting, excitability, seizures, abnormal heart rate, and a worse case – death. The reason is the ability to metabolize theobromine of dogs and cats slowly. If detected early, this problem can still treat. However, to make sure the safety, your cat should keep off chocolate.Continue reading

October 29, 2016

Selecting the High-Quality Dog Food – What Is Its Importance?

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Would you feel unbalanced a bit of you had some of donuts and cups of coffee for your meals? In case you have eaten this per day in many years, how will your health, energy, behavior, and body be affected? The majority of the dog owners is difficult to recognize that a lot of brands of the dog food are as nutritious as the donut and coffee.

In general, the manufacturers of the dog food spend a large amount of money every year to advertise their brand known to. It is not natural that you are heard the well-known name such as Purina, Pedigree, or Science Diet and believe in them. Frequently, we will only believe in what we know – a normal behavior. Nevertheless, something you need to learn because it may be bad for your dog.

The good nutrition for dogs is important – why?

Obviously, the nutrition is a healthy coat for the strong bone and the enduring muscles. In the dog food, there are many healthy ingredients. Accordingly, it is fewer allergy complications, digestive, and stools; even, firmer and less intestinal gas. It is noticed that the food intake also affects both behavior and mood – the behavior is good when the food is also good.

Food ingredients on the labels of the dog food

As a whole, the ingredients will be listed according to the order of the content – from high to low. In the recipe, the first listed ingredient is utilized the most. The next ingredient has the second high content – to be continue.

It can say that the most important is the first five components listed on the label because they occupy the greatest part of the recipe. Correspondingly, you need to consider a careful way the first ten ingredients – 90 percent of the recipe is made by them.

In the dog food, the first ingredient should be a special protein – salmon or chicken, for example. Different from the meat, meat by-products are known as the animal by-product, bone meat, chicken by-product, and so on. They are a removed part of the leftovers, so their flavor may be nasty.

In the first five ingredients, it should consist of wholesome whole grains, which will supply carbohydrates for your dog. If possible, you should avoid the processed grains – wheat glutens, middlings, brewer rice, or wheat flour. They are cheap and hard to digest.Continue reading

October 28, 2016

Four easy recipes for teaching your children before turning 12

One of the easiest methods to foster the love of food for your children is that to take them in the kitchen to help you cook soon. The majority of kids like and try foods which they are able to get ownership in preparation more than cooked dishes put in front of them at each mealtime. Especially, at the age of 12, most of them are pretty self-sufficient so you can give more tasks to the kitchen with your supervision or other adults. Below are four easy recipes that your kids about 12 years old can make easily. Let’s start with your kids’ own breakfast as well as snacks after school. If luckily, even they may make the meal for you very soon.

  • Avocado Toast:

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Why don’t you and your kid cook this delicious dish in your kitchen at the weekends in place of going out for playing any board games or creating an art project? At your local farmer market, let you find a favorite bread vendor to buy bread then toast it with tons of olive. Don’t forget to mash tons of ripe avocado with a touch of lime juice and salt to prevent the browning avocado as well as the top with some sweet halved cherry tomatoes. It is not only convenient to prepare within just a few minutes but also wonderful to see the final attractive result with its textures and colors.

  • Creamy Vanilla Cinnamon Pudding

I have always chosen vanilla pudding boxes from cream shops until I recognize that what was in these boxed brands as well as how simple to make the homemade creamy vanilla cinnamon pudding. After many trying times my recipe, finally, I have found a very delicious version with cinnamon and vanilla. Why don’t you make your children surprised with this recipe? The most wonderful thing of my creamy vanilla cinnamon pudding is that filling a bunch of ramekins to brim with a little pudding or keeping the covered pudding in refrigerator. Your kids can use it for their snack.

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