Friday, July 10, 2009

"Morrocan Coconut Cake"

2 cups of grated coconut
3/4 cups evaporated milk
2 cups of sugar
1 oz of butter
2 tbsp of lemon shredded lemon peels

1. Combine the coconut, evaporated milk and sugar. Simmer gently until the mixture sticks together like a ball.
2. Add the butter and lemon peel and allow to cool completely.
3. Beat the coconut until it is thick and glossy.
4. Pour into a square 8x8 pan lined with wax paper.
5. Chill and cut into square.

Monday, July 6, 2009

"Parent- Child Communication"

Parents remain a child's first and most influential teachers. No one can give or nurture love and good feelings quite like a parent can. "No one."
Communicate your expectations to your children clearly, leaving little room for misunderstanding.

Saturday, July 4, 2009

"Pomegranate Body Scrub"

Pomegranates are full of antioxidants, so why not eat them and use them as a skin preserver; Cleansing away dead skin cells.
1/2 cups pomegranate seeds
1/2 cup white sugar
2 tsp oil (extra-virgin light olive oil)
1-2 drops of your favorite essential oil
In a small bowl, combine sugar and pomegranate seeds, and crush both with a spoon. add oil and mix. The pomegranate will naturally scent the scrub, but if you want additional scent, add a couple drop of essential oil. Massage gently onto damp skin. There should be enough for a full body scrub. Rinse off.