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How to Freeze Mushrooms

Choose mushrooms free from spots and decay. Sort according to size. Wash thoroughly in cold water. Trim off ends of stems. If mushrooms are larger than 1 inch across, slice them or cut them into quarters. (more…)...
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Mehndi Art

Henna body art is an ancient tradition of Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. Traditionally done on the hands and feet, it involves painting beautiful and elaborate patterns with a dye made from crushed leaves of the henna plant. (more…)...
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What Can a Horse Teach You about Hair?

There are many forces that can make your hair look listless, dull and unhealthy. From sun, chlorine and blow dryers to an unhealthy diet, any number of hazards can conspire to damage your hair. Fortunately, whether your hair is long or short, straight or curly, thick or baby-fine, there are certain habits that will help...
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Milk Bath Recipe

Cleopatra, Queen of The Nile was known for her charm and beauty secrets. She would have approved of our version of the milk bath. Leaves your skin gently scented and feeling like silk. (more…)...
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Mushroom Meets Grill: Herbed Polenta with Grilled Portobello Mushroom

Mushrooms are frequently described as meaty. Firm-textured portobellos even look like lean meat, especially when they are grilled. Experts disagree on the spelling of this saucer-size mushroom. The Mushroom Council says portabella, while The Mushroom Cookbook, by Amy Forges (Workman Publishing, 2000) uses portobello. They do, however, agree that it is the meatiest of them all....
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