Healthy eating

Eight summer, light and original salads

Eight summer, light and original salads

Summer is in full swing - it's time to try out new and unusual recipes for fruit salads. Together with Woman's Day, we have prepared 11 original and refreshing salads that will surprise you and your loved ones. Stock up on fruits and berries! Cream salad with grapes and pecan nuts Crispy pecans, thick cream cheese and a bit of brown sugar make a salad a perfect picnic dish or a garnish at a party. Salad of blueberries and watermelon with feta cheese and mint. Arrange a picnic with friends and treat them with this salad - unforgettable gastronomic impressions are guaranteed. Winter fruit salad You can prepare this colorful salad even in winter - the products for it are available all year round.

How to decorate a cake

How to decorate a cake

On Holy Week, you can buy a delicious and beautiful cake from almost any store. But if you decide to bake (or have already baked) the cake yourself, without decoration you can not do! Perhaps in this case you will use our ideas. So, the cake can be decorated: The protein glaze As many culinary experts say, if you add egg yolks in addition to whole eggs (or even use them only), the cake will turn out to be especially magnificent, airy, with a crumb of pleasant yellow color. And if you follow this advice, the remaining "ownerless" proteins can just be used for glaze - just like in our step-by-step recipe.

Three delicious meatless meatballs recipe

Three delicious meatless meatballs recipe

These are ancient recipes, adapted to the present by the cook of Danilov of the Moscow man's monastery Oleg Olkhov. Even if you do not keep fast, why not cook these dietary cutlets for dinner? "Many say that they can not fast, because they have chronic diseases, work too much, etc. But fasting may consist not so much in refusal from meat and dairy, as in the observance of certain restrictions - the refusal of smoking for a smoker, from a sweet for a sweet tooth, from a TV set for those who spend all time in front of him.This self-restraint can be the beginning of the path to God, "- explains Oleg Olkhov, incidentally, a cook with 25-year experience.

All you need to know about the Orthodox Lent 2016 years

All you need to know about the Orthodox Lent 2016 years

In 2016, the Great Lent begins 14 March and lasts until 30 April. This is the longest fasting, which consists of two parts: 40 days are the Holy Fourteen month and then the Holy Week (respectively 7 days.) The great fast begins immediately after the Carnival, and is observed especially strictly in the very first week, as well as in the Holy Week. Preparation for the Great Lent includes four Sundays (in Church Slavonic - the Week): Week of the Publican and the Pharisee, The Week of the Prodigal Son, The Week of the Last Judgment and Forgiveness Sunday, but between 21 February (the beginning of the preparation for the post) and 14 art (the first day of Lent in the year 2016) - just three weeks.

7 recipes meatless soups: mushroom soup with lentils, potato and other

7 recipes meatless soups: mushroom soup with lentils, potato and other

From today, the Great Lent began. This is the time to think about your life, to reflect, to be alone with yourself and your thoughts, cleanse yourself and limit yourself in something. At least in food and television. Or stop smoking. In general, work hard on yourself. In addition to cleansing the thoughts and the soul, we also have to cleanse the body with food restrictions. Ideas of lean menus we will tell you from time to time. Let us remind you that today is pure Monday. And this means that the best thing today is to quit eating altogether, unless you are a completely healthy person and do not go on a trip. If you strict post is not within your power, below are ideas for recipes.

14 pancakes on Shrove Tuesday: milk, yogurt, beer, thin pancake cakes Pancake and dosas

14 pancakes on Shrove Tuesday: milk, yogurt, beer, thin pancake cakes Pancake and dosas

We will celebrate Maslenitsa extensively, for a whole week. And in order that you do not get tired of pancakes, we suggest choosing from the variety of recipes the most interesting and delicious. We offer you recipes for yeast pancakes and pancakes, pancakes, pancakes with meat and orange sauce, as well as recipes for unusual foreign pancakes - American pancakes and Indian doses. We celebrate Malenitsa! And Bon Appetit. Oil, eggs, milk pre-lay on the table, so that all the ingredients for the dough were at room temperature. Whisk the eggs with sugar. Sift flour and gradually enter it into the dough, add salt.