In the afternoon of July 25, 2020, a man drowned in Cultus Lake (British Columbia) within meters of the shore and crowds on the beach. Here is what really happened and why he could have been saved. This incident should serve as a reminder to beachgoers to exercise caution when in or near the water.
Gardening can be a fun hobby for both kids and adult alike. However, there are some plants that tend to require a significant amount of time and skills in order to grow them successfully. Other plants only need minimal care. This article will talk about the easiest veggie plants kids can grow.
Secret Santa doesn't have to be restricted to Christmas time. Quarantine Secret Santa is super easy to organize and can be a fun way to connect with your friends and loved ones while respecting social-isolation recommendations. This post will teach you how to organize your very own quarantine fun!
Learning Spanish? It's hard to stay motivated just by attending classes and completing grammar exercises. Besides, people don't talk like textbooks in real life. Why not spice up your learning with some authentic Spanish-language series? This way, you can learn and be entertained at the same time!
African violets are very beautiful and long blooming indoor plants. It is super easy to care for these flowers and you can propagate them by using their leaves! This article will share more information about this procedure.
Wouldn't it be nice to be self-sufficient? Even if you live in a big city and don't have much space for a big garden, there are still some easy to grow veggies you can plant. And what's even better is that you can get them at your local supermarket! Read on to find out what these are.
Açaí is a Brazilian superfruit that is increasing in popularity in North America and Europe due to its numerous qualities. Read on to discover the top 10 benefits of consuming açaí on a regular basis.
Yogurt is a delicious snack (or meal) full of probiotic cultures. It's no doubt it's healthy, but high-quality yogurt can be expensive. What if I told you that you could make your own easily and inexpensively? Check out the simple recipe below!
The 2019 strand of the Corona Virus was first diagnosed in a human in Wuhan on December 31, 2019. The disease has already claimed the lives of over 100 people and there are confirmed or suspected cases on all of the continents, but is the novel Corona virus something we should be concerned about?
Foz do Iguaçu is the 3rd most visited Brazilian city. Tourists mainly come to visit the Iguassu Falls, Itaipu dam and the Three Frontiers Landmark. However, this border city has so much more to offer and a number of these options are budget-friendly!
Having a local bank account really facilitates money-related activities while in a foreign country. Brazilian banks generally require residency status, but there is one simple way to legally open a bank account while visiting Brazil as a tourist.
The possibility of making money on the internet sounds attractive to everyone. However, not everyone knows exactly how to begin earning online or does not know which option is best for them. This article provides some ways that anyone can make money on the internet, even teenagers.
Do you wake up tired and cramped up even after a good night's sleep? Have you ever considered the possibility that your bedsheet material may be to blame? Silk products from Silk THX will make you feel like royalty and you'll be waking up refreshed before you know it.
One the most famous icons in the Brazilian half of fame, Tim Maia or Sebastião Rodrigues Maia lived a furious life, reflective of this short fuse personality and lifestyle.
Once the country learned her story, Colleen Stan's experience was considered to be "unparalleled in FBI history." Here is the story of the girl who spent more than seven years locked in a box under a bed.
This article will teach you how to make simple garlic bread at home. This recipe only uses natural ingredients to make a mouth-watering snack.
Brownies come in many variations and are a dessert that is loved by everyone. They are also popular at bake sales. This best bake sale brownie recipe will teach you how to make brownies for cheap, without having to compromise the taste. Enjoy!
Planning a vacation to relax surrounded by beautiful landmarks and nature? You may want to rethink your trip if your destination is one of these 10 dangerous countries.
Everyone wants perfect skin, but not everyone is lucky enough to be acne free. Find out how to get rid of your acne at home with these homemade masks and make your face truly glow!
This is a cake that is super easy to make and requires only very basic ingredients. It can be made for any occasion—or for no occasion at all. For a fancier dessert, you can decorate it with a Brazilian touch.
Deciding what to put in your backpack for your first hitchhiking trip can be a hassle. You are worried about forgetting the important stuff and packing useless junk. This list is the perfect guide for beginners eager to embark on their first journey!
Everyone has tried to learn a language at some point in their lives. Some were more successful than others and some gave up without getting very far. In this article I will show you how to learn a language to fluency in a short period of time and for free.
It's no doubt that fruits are healthy. They're loaded with nutrients and at times even have some beneficial side effects. Here are 10 Brazilian fruits that you may or may not have heard of before.
Do you like guacamole? Well, this is like the salad version of guacamole. The combination of avocado, tomato and lime gives it that 'tropical' taste. Enjoy the recipe!
Pastry cafés and food trucks are the Brazilian version of North American fast food. Pastries are rather affordable, but wouldn't it be better to make them yourself? This way you know exactly what's inside and can taste Brazilian pastries for yourself, without having to be in Brazil.
Strawberry brigadeiros are a variation of the popular Brazilian dessert. They are the perfect alternative for those who don't like coconut or chocolate, but would still like to try a Brazilian delicacy.
Are you always searching for new cookie recipes to try? I am sure you'll enjoy Russian sugar cookies. It truly is a recipe unlike any other, especially once you discover what the secret ingredient is....
Russian chocolate hedgehogs are very simple to make, but that isn't reflected in the taste. I consider this to be a low budget recipe since it requires few ingredients and yields many servings.
From thin crepe-like pancakes to gluten-free banana pancakes to vegan pancakes to traditional Russian oladi, there is a pancake recipe for everyone. Pancakes are super easy to make and here you'll learn six fun variations to enjoy with your family and friends.
Russian french toast is very quick to make, tastes delicious, and uses up old bread, so you don't have to throw it out. Although French toast is very popular in the Western world, I will teach you how to make a Russian variation of the beloved breakfast item.
Rice is eaten by the majority of the world's population on a daily basis, but it need not always be prepared in the same way. This is a simple, yet delicious recipe that will provide you with a new way to enjoy rice.
This apple pie is very simple and quick to make, but that doesn't mean it is lacking in flavor. This four-ingredient apple pie is moist and delicious.
You probably won't find such a delicious banana bread at your local grocery store, or if you do, its price will scare you off. This banana bread is super moist and easy to make, the extra time spent prepping will really pay off when you taste it!
Brigadeiros are a very simple to make and popular Brazilian dessert. They exist in many different varieties, but my favourite is coconut, which is the type I'll be teaching you to make today.
Tortilhas are great to make when you're craving a savory pancake but don't want it to be too much like a regular breakfast pancake. Tortilhas are very simple, but at the same time extremely delicious. Serve with soup, if desired.
Do you buy so many fruits that many of them go bad before you're able to eat them? Or are some of them already getting bruised and ugly? Make some traditional Russian compot (punch) instead of throwing them out. Russian fruit and berry punch is really simple to make!
Easter is a popular celebration in Russia, both for those who are Christian and those who are not. One major aspect of the holiday that is the same for everyone is the love of sweets! In this article, I will show you how to make some delicious Russian Easter biscuits with homemade icing!
A very moist and chocolaty cake! You wouldn't even guess that there are carrots in it—unless you make it yourself. Takes a while to make, but it sure is worth it!
With Easter just around the corner, now is the perfect time to treat yourself and loved ones to some delicious Easter cookies. Easy to make, these Easter cookies are also perfect as gifts or for Easter bake sales. Enjoy!
Originally a Brazilian recipe, this milk cake is very quick and simple to make. The cake comes out tasting moist and gentle.
Flour-free muffins are perfect for those times when you just NEED to bake something but don't seem to have any 'baking' ingredients on hand.
This pie is an excellent option for those who hate vegetables.
Strawberry popsicles are great for those hot summer days when you just need to have something ice-cold, but can no longer stand all those commercial ice cream brands for obvious reasons.
Are you looking for a sweet treat that evokes memories of a tropical paradise? Try this super simple coconut cake: it's not too sweet, it's perfectly moist, and it doesn't leave you with too many dirty dishes when you're done!
When was the last time you've seen pomegranate ice cream? Probably never, which is a pity because pomegranates are not only delicious, but also full of nutrients. I hope you enjoy my homemade version!
Who would have thought that salmon goes well with avocado? I certainly didn't. Made completely from scratch, but with restaurant-quality taste, this will soon become one of your favourites.
Who doesn't love Bounty bars? That refreshing, delicious mix of chocolate and coconut, it's a pity that they're so expensive. In this article, I will show you how to make your very own Bounty bars. And you can even get creative here by using white or dark chocolate!
Ayahuasca: seen as a taboo by some, as a recreational 'drug' by others, but what is it really? Definitely not a taboo and not a drug, at least for the followers of the Santo Daime faith (Brazil)