Sep
30
2010
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how do you make cardamom pudding?

making cardemom puddingHere is a fine dessert from Central Asia, mainly Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, and parts of India where it is known as Firnee, a sweet, cardamom-scented pudding that is usually reserved for holidays and special events.   And while it’s not traditional, I like to serve the pudding topped with fresh seasonal fruit such as strawberries or sliced [more...]

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Sep
30
2010
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What is Carson City, city profile?

carson cityThe Consolidated Municipality of Carson City is the Nevada state capital.  It was founded about 1843 as the Eagle Station ranch.  In 1858 Abraham Curry bought the Eagle Station ranch and named the settlement there Carson City after the Carson River.  Following the discovery of gold and silver on the Comstock Lode in 1859, Carson [more...]

Sep
29
2010
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Can I fly like a bird using a paraglider?

paraglider-norwayFor millennia, people have dreamed of flying like a bird. For some, the appeal is simply to be free of the ground. For others, it’s the idea of quietly soaring over the hills. Others would prefer to be able to fly where they want rather than where the wind takes them. Various aerial sports approximate [more...]

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Sep
28
2010
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How do you make cardamom custard?

custardCardamon custard is a traditional dessert from North Africa to the Persian Gulf and on into South Asia.  In Saudi and Gulf recipes, rose water may be added.  Cardamom is the third most expensive spice in the world and used frequently in East Indian, Scandinavian, Arabic and Central African cuisines. It is an essential ingredient [more...]

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Sep
27
2010
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What is chai, a chai latte, and a dirty chai?

dirty-chai-latteChai is the word for tea in Hindi and many other languages, but in the western world chai usually refers to masala chai (Hindi for spiced tea), a tea heavily laden with cardamom and other spices. The specific choice of spices and method of cooking varies from place to place, but here’s a good recipe [more...]

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Sep
25
2010
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Can I Earn $1,000 a Month Online?

Internet millionaire flickr commons nkcr  You can, in fact, earn $1,000 a month on the internet. This is an ambitious but realistic goal, even for relative newcomers to making money online. Many work at home moms (WAHMs, in internet-speak) and dads, too, and plenty of other folks are making it happen.  An extra thousand a month won’t make you [more...]

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Sep
24
2010
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What are some more of life’s unanswerable questions?

escher-cemetery-berlinQuezi has already featured a long list of unanswerable questions, but some people want more so here you go: What is the speed of dark? If fire fighters fight fires and crime fighters fight crime, what do freedom fighters fight? Why do “fat chance” and “slim chance” mean the same? Will iceberg lettuce survive global [more...]

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Sep
22
2010
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What are life’s unanswerable questions?

optical-illusionThese are the unanswerable questions of life. Why is the third hand on a watch called the second hand? What is a “free gift”? Aren’t all gifts free? If nothing sticks to teflon, then how do they make teflon stick to the pan? Why do psychics sometimes cancel meetings due to unforeseen circumstances? How do [more...]

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Sep
20
2010
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What is the market size and who are the major players in the toning shoe market?

Running ShoesToning shoes are sneakers or running shoes that are said to help people burn more calories and get firmer legs, calves and buttocks. Toning shoes simulate the feeling of walking on sand and makes wearers stabilize their steps, leading to stronger leg, buttock, back and abdominal muscles, Skechers said on its Web site. A Reebok [more...]

Sep
20
2010
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How do I change the size of new browser windows?

window-sizeHas your web browser started to open windows in a strange size, so that you always need to use the mouse to adjust them? Here’s how you can set the size of newly-opened windows to the size you prefer. The specific details vary by browser, but most browsers remember the window size when you exit, [more...]

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