Everyday Tips

Lets talk about money

April 8, 2013
Lets talk about money

One of the groups of people that have benefited the most from Bangladeshi banker, economist and Nobel Peace Prize recipient Muhammad Yunus’s idea of microfinance is women. If you visit one of these microfinance programs all across Nepal or any other part of the world, you will realize that secret to their success doesn’t lie only on the fact that they are empowering women by giving them access to money, but most importantly giving them tools to manage their money and training them to become financially responsible. We...

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Tomato for skin

September 14, 2012
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For most of us who grew up in Nepal, this probably is not the first time hearing about the benefits of applying tomato topically on skin. But, how many of us have actually tried doing that? For some reason, when it comes to at-home beauty remedies, tomato doesn’t hold the same appeal as other natural ingredients like besan, yogurt, cucumber, etc. However, we at didibahini.com feel that it’s worth giving tomato a try. Whether you are battling acne, wrinkles, sun-burn or simply trying to take good care of...

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Natural treat for your face

July 22, 2012
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Summer brings it’s own set of skin concerns – excess oil, sunburn, dullness and that feeling of stickiness. Ingredients in your kitchen may be your solution. Cool down your skin with this besan based mask while also reaping its many other benefits. Everyone knows a thing or two about besan mask, if nothing else most of us grew up seeing them in movies… remember before the big day, the bride and groom gets besan haldi treatment? There are many mixture of besan mask recipe out there. The one...

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Never forget your shopping list at home again

July 22, 2012
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Do you find yourself forgetting to buy an item or two every time you go grocery shopping? Looking to reduce the numbers of trips to stores? Tired of going through aisles after aisles trying to recall what needs to be bought or buying the same item multiple times? Shopping List App may be your solution. These apps provide an easy way to manage shopping lists, and the best part is they are with you wherever you go! Our pick There are many Shopping List Apps in the market...

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Period Tracker App: Easy way to track your period

May 28, 2012
Period Tracker App: Easy way to track your period

Not sure when your last period was or when the next one is likely due? Check out period tracker apps, available in both Android and Apple. Why use them? Easy, hassle free way to track when your next period will likely occur. Not 100 percent on the dot, but pretty close. Based on average number of days in your monthly cycle, it will forecast when you will have period next (Average is 28 days, but varies from woman to woman, can be shorter or longer. Also depends on...

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Get your hair ready for Summer!

May 28, 2012
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Has harsh winter left your hair looking dull, brittle, frizzy and unruly? Try these at home remedies. For shine and strength: Egg and olive oil mask Proteins in eggs help repair damages, and olive oil, rich in fats helps add moisture and shine. What you need 1 egg or 2 if you have long hair 2 tablespoons of olive oil Method Mix them all together. Apply it to your hair and leave it for 15-20 minutes, and wash your hair afterwards.   For moisture and softness: Yogurt and...

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8 interesting facts about rice

8 interesting facts about rice