Life Skills

TaleTown.Org multimedia English short stories & tales on skills, life skills, learning skills & skills management

  • From my fridge's POV :)

    "You want a Crash Course on Fridges", Isha laughed, "Sure. As with my tips on using stoves, hot water, laptops and energy saver bulbs, watch your power bill."

    "It tells you a lot if you are listening."

  • Old man [ 22 ] - Elder 3Retold Arabian Nights Tale: Ali Baba And 40 Thieves 08

    With mutual distrust growing, thieves widen their search and discover Mustafa.

    He tells a noteworthy tale...

  • Reflected gloryRetold Arabian Nights Tale: Ali Baba And 40 Thieves 09

    The blindfolded Mustafa leads the thief to Alibaba's house.

    The home is marked, but Marjina foils the ID.

  • potatoes with cuminIsha teaches how to cook Aloo Jira, cumin spiced fried potatoes.

    Eaten as delicious nibbles or mains with yoghurt.

    Quick, simple & healthy Indian cooking recipe

  • Cat playing peek a boo"I don't think I could handle any more stammering animals, pet," Isha smiled down at him, "One's enough in this household."

    "And by the way, animals do stammer!"

  • LassiCooking Tips Story: Banana Lassi - Restaurant Style

    How to make it, banana secrets, its calorie content, GI value and impact on blood sugar & digestion...

     

  • SnaresBe informed to spot opportunities in business & life.

    Learning business management becomes easy, when Sunny shows the benefits of being informed using a nun joke...

  • Is It Really That Funny?!“Well, the teacher said she’ll give a chocolate fish to the child who can tell her, who the most famous man was, who ever lived," Josh replied.

    "So, what happened then?" she asked.

  • Kokab ka Dastarkhuwan ; Chapter #20 - Butter Chicken with Naan"Butter chicken or murgh makhani is a classic North Indian or Punjabi recipe. Many versions of the recipe exist."

    "Traditionally, it is dressed chicken, which can be served on or off the bone, but I tend to marinate it overnight in a yogurt and spice mixture. The chicken can be cooked in a tandoor, grilled, roasted or pan fried."

  • Crusty battery hold-downCaring for car batteries is simple & easy.

    Informative story with basic battery care tips.

    Car care tips on when, where, why, what & how to do car maintenance.

  • Under PressureStory on Car Care Tips: Check Your Car Tyre Pressure

    Informative story on how to do basic car tyre maintenance.

    How to know how much tire pressure is needed?

  • DipstickInformative story with car care tips: Check Your Engine Oil

    How to check, what to look for and how to top it up?

    What happens when you don’t check it regularly?

  • Lassi Man...Story with Cooking Tips: Chhach - Traditional Buttermilk

    How to make it?

    How chhas differs from buttermilk, commercial buttermilk, cultured buttermilk etc.?

  • Indian Spiced Chicken with CarrotsLearn to easily make Chicken or Fish Marinate.

    Isha teaches her son how to simply, quickly and safely marinate chicken or fish, and flavor the dish consistently.

  • HummusIsha teaches how to make Chickpeas Dip - Hummus, a world famous, fast and simple Middle Eastern puree.

    Tips on how to tweak ingredients and get different tastes.

     

  • coconut and pistachio balls (raffaello)Isha teaches Hosh Coconut Balls dessert recipe.

    Cheap & simple, yet all her guests love this dish.

    Cooking story with tips on how to make this quick, easy sweet

  • awesome-akshardham-temple-in-delhi-india-295837Build character and learn to control your tongue, and your words, like Rishi Durvasa’s, will have the power to move mountains and create history.

    Insightful kids story from Hindu mythology showing that words have power. Words can heal, and words can hurt.

  • taletown.org Coconut Coriander chutneyHow to quickly make Coriander And Coconut Chutney?

    Isha teaches Hosh a simple, cheap recipe that looks & tastes restaurant style, but can also be easily modified.

  • raitaStory with cooking tips: Cucumber Raita

    Quick & simple recipe to make a healthy Raita.

    Change seasonings in this versatile Yoghurt Sauce to get novel flavours

  • Buffalo Curd and Kithul TreacleCooking Tips Story: Dahi - Organic Curd

    Isha teaches Hosh how to make organic yoghurt from milk. Quick & easy recipe.

    How temperature affects Yogurt formation