Melodie Munro's Blog – December 2011 Archive (23)

Beef & Cabbage Stir-Fry with Peanut Sauce

Beef & Cabbage Stir-Fry with Peanut Sauce

WebMD Recipe from EatingWell.com

The subtly sweet peanut sauce blends deliciously in this beef, cabbage and carrot sauté. Spice up the dish with a few dashes of your favorite hot sauce. Serve with udon noodles.

Servings: 4

Yield: 4 servings

Total Time: 40 minutes

Prep Time: 40 minutes

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 10, 2011 at 1:36pm — No Comments

A Secret Scrolls #102 to #104

A Secret Scrolls #102

A Secret Scrolls message from Rhonda Byrne

Creator of The Secret and The Power

From The Secret Daily Teachings

Happiness is a state of being, and comes from the inside of you. By the law of attraction you must become on the inside what you want on the outside.

You are either choosing to be happy now, or you are making up excuses for not choosing to be happy. But there are no excuses for the law!

May the joy be with…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 9, 2011 at 1:44pm — No Comments

An Old Japanese Love Warrior

An Old Japanese Love Warrior

--by Terry Dobson

A turning point in my life came one day on a train in the middle of a drowsy spring afternoon. The old car clanked and rattled over the rails. It was comparatively empty -- a few housewives with their kids in tow, some old folks out shopping, a couple of off-duty bartenders studying the racing form. I gazed absently at the drab houses and…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 9, 2011 at 6:07am — No Comments

"Of Poppy Seeds & Nougatine"

"Of Poppy Seeds & Nougatine"

by Rosalee de la Forêt

This past summer I traveled to France to meet my husband’s family. I’ve been reminiscing about that trip a lot lately, especially because of my video series on HerbMentor.com, Plants in France.

This series narrates videos and photos I took in France and shares the French culture of these plants.

In case you aren’t an HerbMentor.com member I thought I would share a taste of…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 9, 2011 at 6:06am — No Comments

4 Recipes for Christmas Cupcakes - Twinkling star cupcakes + Death by chocolate cupcake + Christmas cupcakes + Christmas Tree Cup Cakes

Twinkling star cupcakes

Prep time: 1 hr, plus 2 hrs drying

Cook time: 20 min

Serves: 12

Pastel pink and green icing and sparkling, glittery stars, make Angela Nilsen's pretty cakes perfect to serve at…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 9, 2011 at 6:05am — No Comments

3 Recipes - Sparkling vanilla Christmas cookies + Christmas Walnut Linzer Cookies + Daisy Apricot Linzer Cookies

Sparkling vanilla Christmas cookies

Hang these from a Christmas tree or pack them into boxes as end-of-term gifts for teachers and friends.

Makes 20 biscuits

Preparation and cooking times

Prep 10 mins

Cook 12 mins

Plus chilling time (raw dough)

Ingredients

• 140g icing sugar , sieved

• 1 tsp…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 9, 2011 at 6:04am — 2 Comments

Please adopt a senior dog

Please adopt a senior dog

One by one, they pass my cage,

Too old, too worn, too broken, no way.

Way past his time, he can’t run and play.

They shake their heads slowly and go on their way.

A little old man, arthritic and sore,

It seems I am…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 9, 2011 at 6:00am — No Comments

Astronomers discover biggest black holes ever

Astronomers discover biggest black holes ever

Scientists have discovered the two biggest black holes ever observed, each with a mass billions of times greater than the Sun's, according to a study published Monday.

The two giants are located in the heart of a pair of galaxies several hundred million light years from Earth, said the study in scientific journal Nature.

Each black hole is estimated to have a mass about 10 billion times…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 8, 2011 at 5:35pm — No Comments

NASA confirms 'super-Earth' that could hold life

NASA confirms 'super-Earth' that could hold life

By Kerry Sheridan

In another step toward finding Earth-like planets that may hold life, NASA said the Kepler space telescope has confirmed its first-ever planet in a habitable zone outside our solar system.

French…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 8, 2011 at 5:35pm — No Comments

One of the world's most expensive foods is made from bird saliva

One of the world's most expensive foods is made from bird saliva

Wednesday, December 07, 2011

by Mike Adams, the Health Range

(NaturalNews) For more than 400 years, bird's nest soup has long been one of the most expensive foods in the world, and even today a single bowl…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 8, 2011 at 5:34pm — No Comments

It's all I want for Christmas

It's all I want for Christmas…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 8, 2011 at 5:33pm — No Comments

What to do with that left over Turkey - 3 Tasty Recipes

Turkey risotto









Use up any leftover turkey you might have with this simple risotto recipe. Ready in just 30 minutes - this recipe is a must over the busy festive period





• Serves: 3-4

• Total time: 30 mins







Ingredients



• 500g cooked turkey

• 200g broccoli florets, cut into small pieces

• 100g carrots, cut into small julienne strips

• 100g red pepper, cut… Continue

Added by Melodie Munro on December 6, 2011 at 3:05am — No Comments

Gordon Ramsay's mint chocolate truffles

Gordon Ramsay's mint chocolate truffles

Gordon says: 'At home, I’m raising my own little brigade of sous chefs, who are always willing to help with any recipe that involves chocolate and the possibility of licking the spoon…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 6, 2011 at 3:04am — No Comments

Chicken Korma Curry + Beef Madras Curry + Chicken Vindaloo Curry Recipes

Chicken Korma Recipe

Diet Non-Vegetarian

Cooking Method Sauteed

Difficulty Moderate

Course / Dish Main Course

Main…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 6, 2011 at 3:04am — No Comments

4 Tandoori Chicken (low fat) Recipes

Tandoori Chicken (low fat version)

Ingredients

4 largeChicken Breasts; - Skinless Boneless

2 tablespoonsvegetable oil; or olive oil for basting

-- Marinade --

3/4 cupPlain yogurt

2 tablespoonsLemon juice

4 clovesgarlic; peeled

1 inchfresh ginger; - Peeled

1 tablespoonGround cumin

1/2 teaspoonGround cardamom

1/4…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 6, 2011 at 3:03am — No Comments

3 Thai Chicken Curry - Low Fat Recipes

Low Fat Thai Chicken Curry

By Fiona Haynes, About.com Guide

Coconut milk makes a wonderfully mild and sweet aromatic base for this Thai-accented low fat chicken curry. Chili garlic sauce and curry powder add…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 6, 2011 at 3:03am — No Comments

Love is - 4 to 8 year olds

'When my grandmother got arthritis, she couldn't bend over and paint her toenails anymore.. So my grandfather does it for her all the time, even when his hands got arthritis too. That's love.'



Rebecca- age 8







'When someone loves you, the way they say your name is different.

You just know that your name is safe in their mouth.'



Billy - age 4







'Love is when a girl puts on perfume and a boy… Continue

Added by Melodie Munro on December 6, 2011 at 3:01am — No Comments

The dangers of your digital death

The dangers of your digital death

Harvey Jones, 11:26, Monday 5 December 2011

Don t make this mistake with your family s finances...

You only live twice, James Bond author Ian Fleming wrote. Well, I've just discovered that you die twice as well. The first is your paper death, and the second is your digital death.

Digital death is…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 6, 2011 at 3:00am — No Comments

Make tasty traditional mince pies

Make tasty traditional mince pies

Mince pies at their very best. Delicious served cold or hot with a splash of cream. Simply irresistible festive treats!

Serves: 12

Preparation Time: 5 minutes

Cooking Time: 35 minutes

Total Time: 40 minutes

Oven Temperature: 200° c - 390° f

You will need

680 g ready-to-roll…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 4, 2011 at 9:19am — No Comments

Life Vest Inside - Kindness Boomerang - "One Day"

Life Vest Inside - Kindness Boomerang - "One Day"

Watch as the camera tracks an act of kindness as its passed from one individual to the next and manages to boomerang back to the person who set it into motion.

 

Life Vest Inside - Kindness Boomerang - "One Day"…

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Added by Melodie Munro on December 4, 2011 at 9:17am — No Comments

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