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Thursday, May 19, 2011

HOUSE TIPS

HOUSE TIPS
A few tips to keep your home clean..
  • Place a few cloves in sugar container to prevent from ants.
  • To store red chillipPowder add tablesalt to it and store.Or else add a small piece of hing and store it.It remains fresh for a long time.
  • To prevent cockroaches in the kitchens and bathrooms sprinkle boric powder in the room corners.
  • Remove stalks from green chillies and store them.They remain fresh for many days.
  • To store corriander leaves and mint leaves for a longer time,wrap in a tissue paper and keep it in fridge.
  • Mix well boric powder in rice,( but wash it well before cooking without forgetting) i myself used to do  that when i purchased in bulk quantities,or if u feel it difficult  place boric powder paper  sachets in rice.Thisway the rice can be stored for a long time.
  • Rasam powder and sambar powder can be stored in airtight containers, in deep freezer of a frost free fridge.They remain for a longer time.
  • Store bread along with the wrapper in freezer /deep freezer.It remains fresh.
  • Store pickles in plastic or glass bottles having plastic lids.They remain fresh.

15 comments:

  1. Nice tips Aunty,I am sure many of us will be benefited from them!! also looking for more recipes like menthi gunda podi, Kura karam, all the home made podis n pickles

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  2. very useful tips,
    but is it ok to mix boric powder to the rice and keep. If we forget to wash the rice or if someone else is taking charge of cooking in emergency and we forget to tell them about it!! I am thinking too much :-)))

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  3. Love the tips, specially the rice and green chili one, I will try :)

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  4. Thanks for the wonderful tips. Especially loved the sugar with cloves to prevent ants.

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  5. Wonderful tips,very useful for many of us..

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  6. Very useful tips!! Thanks for sharing.

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  7. very useful!
    Good..one..I love the red chilli powder..though I don't use much!
    But green chillies works very well if stalks are removed!

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  8. Great useful tips.I love the tip to wrap coriander leaves in tissue paper.

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  9. Nice and useful tips.What is boric powder.Never heard about it.

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  10. Boric powder is available in general grocery and pharmacy stores,its best to use them packed in paper sachets.

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  11. Very useful post kanthi garu.. thanks for sharing !!
    Indian Cuisine

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  12. Odorous house ants (gabbu chimalu) do spoil food especially sugery sweets. e madhy aithe mari darunam edhi pedthe vatiki pattesthunnai. Jaggery, sugar, rock sugar vetini vadalatledu.. e clove chitka try chesi chusta.. thanks for sharing.

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