Daily Archive: March 31, 2013

Mar 31

Health Foods A-Z: Water Chestnut

Water Chestnut

Water chestnut or Singhada is a crunchy, juicy fruit of the Trapa plant. In India, you can find these sold with other vegetables. I remember walking past mounds of these green singharas looking beautiful. Since they are only available for 2-3 months in a year, they have not gained the popularity they deserve. Not only are …

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Mar 31

Health Foods A-Z: Vinegar

Multi purpose vinegar

Vinegar is a wonderful all round ingredient to any household. Not only is it great to add a tangy flavor to any dish or salad dressing, its also a great cleaning agent. Also, vinegar (diluted with water) also works very well as a solution for skin infections, and as a disinfectant. Its uses are truly plenty. And for …

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