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HDR Photography in 3 Easy Steps

HDR Photography in 3 Easy Steps

When I first installed Instagram I noticed that many of the photographs were beyond amazing.  Many of them had a super-realistic feel to them that I had never seen in photography.  At this time I had never even heard the phrase ‘HDR.’  I thought the […]




How To: Make Vietnamese Fresh Spring Rolls

How To: Make Vietnamese Fresh Spring Rolls

How To: Make Vietnamese Fresh Spring Rolls by: Vietnam Discovery Travel Back into history, one easily finds that Vietnamese cuisine is among the jewels of South-east Asia. It features a wonderful blend of Chinese and Asian spices, flavors and techniques, serving us with uniquely flavored, […]




How To: Make Vegetarian Broth

How To: Make Vegetarian Broth

Knowing how to make your own broth is crucial as a vegetarian.  It’s so easy, only takes a little preparation on your part,  let it cook for almost an hour, drain, and it’s done! You can use the broth for a number of different dishes. Soups, […]




Reap the Benefits of Sprouting

Reap the Benefits of Sprouting

Now you’ve learned how to grow your own sprouts, ( click here! if you haven’t read “How To: Grow Your Own Sprouts in 3 Simple Steps) and their delicious, but why are they so important to incorporate into your diet? Sprouts are packed full of nutrients. Each […]




How To: Make Cold-Brewed Tea

How To: Make Cold-Brewed Tea

This is a great way to increase your tea consumption! Tea is my go-to drink every morning. It wasn’t until recently however that I learned you can actually brew it using COLD water. It’s really easy and gives you more time in the morning since […]




How To: Ferment Your Own Tea Leaves

How To: Ferment Your Own Tea Leaves

Ferment your own tea leaves, and then use them in the Burmese Bean Salad ! ___________________________________________________________________________ Directions: 1.  Begin with a dry, whole-leaf green tea, preferably organic.  2. Soak in hot water for 15-20 minutes, then remove and take out the harder stems and sticks.  3. […]




How To: Slow-Bake Tofu

How To: Slow-Bake Tofu

People always ask me how to cook tofu. Tofu can be delicious, because it can take on any flavor that you want, just by marinating it with whichever sauce you desire! I prefer to buy the extra-firm tofu, because I am not a fan of […]




How To: Grow Your Own Sprouts in 3 Simple Steps

How To: Grow Your Own Sprouts in 3 Simple Steps

How to Grow Your Own Sprouts in 3 Simple Steps! Sprouts are extremely nutritious. I’ve been buying them from grocery stores for years, throwing them on my salads, sandwiches, or even in stir-fry. But grow my own? I had thought about that for a long […]