Entries by Melanie Mendelson

Healthy Cole Slaw Recipe Without Mayo

Are you tired of the usual heavy mayonaise-laden cole slaw?   Want to make a cole slaw without mayo? I have good news for you – yummy cole slaw doesn’t have to be swimming in the fattening mayonnaise.  Here’s a very healthy version of the cole slaw without any mayo in it!  This healthy cole […]

How To Eat A Cactus Pear Fruit

I was at the fruit section of the grocery store, and something caught my eye.  There was a huge sign that said “Tuna”, and under the sign was a box with a weird fruit that I never tried before.  Tuna what?  I went to look closer, and the unusual fruits had the stickers that said […]

Easy Mango Salsa Recipe

This mango salsa is so healthy, juicy and delicious! This stuff is seriously addictive, before you know it you’ll eat the whole bowl! Mango salsa sounds pretty exotic, but it is extremely easy to make.  All you need to do is chop some mangoes with the onion, bell pepper, cilantro and Jalapeno.  That’s it – […]

How To Cut A Melon

Cut a melon as soon as you get it from the store.  Melons don’t ripen once picked, so don’t wait to cut it.  If you are too lazy to cut a melon, it will deteriorate with time.  At the end, you’ll end up cutting it anyway, but the melon won’t taste as good as it would if you […]

Yellow Rice Recipe

Even though many people think that yellow rice is a special kind of rice (like brown rice), in reality yellow rice is made from the plain old white rice 🙂 Yellow rice side dish gets its yellow color from the spice turmeric.   Turmeric colors the rice and also flavors it, and all you need […]