TV can be a tricky topic when it comes to parenting a young child. On one hand, it seems like everyone is telling you not to let kids have too much screen time. On the other hand, there are some truly educational and inspiring programs and movies that kids can benefit from. The key is making sure what they are getting is quality stuff.
In this guide, we’ll go over the different things to look for when deciding on a DVD for a 5-year-old. There are a lot of things to consider at this age, and picking out the right show can seem almost impossible. At the end of our guide, we’ve also got a list of our 10 favorite DVDs for you to start your search.
China is vast. Its land is vast; its history is vast; its food repertoire is–you guessed it–vast. If you like eating Chinese, you’ve probably heard of these cuisines right? Sichuan, Hunan, Guandong, Shandong… And you’ve more than likely heard of these spices and condiments. Peppercorn, star anise, oyster sauce…
So you may be ready to try your hand at Chinese cooking, but you’re worried. You don’t know how to find a cookbook that’s authentic (but easy!), and you don’t know if you want to focus on dishes from a single region or from all over China. And you would rather not be stuck with a cookbook filled with ingredients you can’t get your hands on. Actually, you probably have a million more questions, so let’s slowly work through them together.
Japanese is a tough language. In fact, according to the U.S.’s Foreign Service Institute, Japanese is perhaps the hardest language for native English speakers to learn. Of course, kanji is a significant barrier, but much of the difficulty actually lies in the fact that the Japanese grammar structure is so different from English’s. That’s why it’s important to have a good book to help you learn all that grammar.
Naturally, there are a ton of options, and not every one is going to work for you. That’s why we’ve put together this guide to help you cut through the junk and pick the right book for you. In this guide, we’ll give you some tips to figure out what you want from your Japanese grammar book as well as a few of our favorites–separated by level–for you to start your search.
So you’re interested in vegetarianism. Maybe you’ve seen an article about how it’s better for your health and the environment. Maybe you’ve just decided that eating animals isn’t for you. Maybe you’re trying to eat less meat. In any case, you’re looking for a vegetarian cookbook and you don’t know where to start.
There’s been a boom in plant-based eating over the last few years and with it an exponential increase in vegetarian cookbooks. In this guide, we’ll talk about the different things to look for in a vegetarian cookbook and how to choose the best one to suit your needs. If you find that you’re still a little lost, we’ve also got 10 recommendations that you’re sure to love.