Image: Shutterstock Mushrooms are edible fungi with a unique nutritional profile. They have been a part of the human diet for centuries and are used actively for medicinal purposes too. However, not all species of mushrooms are safe to consume. Some of them like Amanita phalloides (Death cap) are poisonous, whereas Amanita muscaria (Fly Agaric)
Image: Shutterstock IN THIS ARTICLE Tula Rashi is the seventh Zodiac sign in Vedic astrology. The sign is represented by a balancing scale, and it corresponds to the Libra zodiac sign of western astrology. Those born in Tula Rashi are recommended to have their names beginning with the sounds “Ra” or “Ta.” If you are
Image: Shutterstock A picturesque European nation, Finland boasts of some interesting and unique surnames. Some of the Finnish surnames are ethnic, while others may have a toponymic, patronymic, or occupational origin. Many Finnish surnames also serve as ornamental or adopted surnames. List Of Common Finnish Surnames Or Last Names 1. Aalto The surname Aalto has
Image: Shutterstock Bengali surnames often have interesting legends behind their origin. For instance, some popular surnames are considered a title given by a king, while some others indicate a lineage to an ancient clan. There are surnames that suggest an occupation or are indicative of a location, thus toponymic. List Of Common Bengali Surnames
Image: Shutterstock IN THIS ARTICLE Tuna is among the most eaten fish in the world. The United Nations even celebrates the second of May as the “World Tuna Day” to mark the economic and nutritional importance of tuna. But, did you know that certain fish, like tuna, are quite likely to contain mercury ? Mercury
Image: Shutterstock Punjabi surnames originate from occupation, location, and often from the names of ancestral clans within a community. There are three basic communities in Punjab, namely the Khatri (mostly warriors and merchants), the Arora (mostly merchants), and the Jatt (mostly landlords). The majority of Punjabi surnames trace their roots to these three communities.
Image: iStock IN THIS ARTICLE Mithun Rashi is the third zodiac sign in Hindu astrology, also known as Vedic astrology. The rashi is represented by the “twins,” and it corresponds to the zodiac sign of Gemini in western astrology. Babies born in Mithun rashi are recommended a name starting with the sounds “K,” “C,” “Ch,”
Image: iStock Simha Rashi is the fifth Vedic astrological sign represented by a “lion,” and the element “fire.” The sign corresponds to the Leo zodiac sign of western astrology. Those born under Simha Rashi are recommended to have their names beginning with the syllables, “Ma,” or “Ta.” If you are looking for a unique Simha
Image: Shutterstock IN THIS ARTICLE Oral hygiene is essential for babies even before their teeth erupt. However, it is often neglected as oral care is considered synonymous with teeth care. The New York State Department of Health states that it is important to care for your child’s teeth and dental (oral) health from birth itself.
Image: Shutterstock IN THIS ARTICLE Pineapple, also known as ananas, is a highly versatile fruit and can be incorporated into anything from savory dishes to delectable desserts. If your baby is already eating solids and other fruits, then pineapple is likely on your feeding list. But is the fruit safe for infants? In this Mom
IN THIS ARTICLE Shopping for baby bathrobes and towels is fun, especially when there are such varied and cool options available. However, design is not the only deciding factor in this case. The towel or robe you buy has to be soft, comfortable, and safe for your baby. MomJunction has prepared a list of 13
Image: Shutterstock IN THIS ARTICLE Cinnamon is a multifaceted medicinal plant with several health-protecting compounds. Almost all its parts, such as flower, leaf, bark, and root, have some culinary and medicinal use. However, its bark is used extensively and is often associated with major health benefits. Does this mean that cinnamon can be considered good
Best Montessori Toys for Toddlers Best Montessori Toys for Toddlers: Toddlerhood is a period for interest, investigation and learning—all occupants of the Montessori strategy, a kid focused way to deal with instruction. In the event that you’ve seen Montessori as a solid match for your little one and your family, at that point concentrating
Image: Shutterstock IN THIS ARTICLE Some parents consider it auspicious to name their babies based on their ‘rashi’ or zodiac sign. According to Vedic Astrology, Dhanu Rashi, also known as Dhanush Rashi, is the ninth zodiac sign, represented by the archer (centaur) and the fire element. The western astrological zodiac sign corresponding to the Dhanu
Image: iStock IN THIS ARTICLE The Vrishabha rashi or Vrish is the second zodiac sign in Vedic astrology. It is represented by a bull and corresponds with the Taurus zodiac sign of western astrology. Astrology recommends Vrishabha rashi people to have their names beginning with the sounds “B,” “V,” and “U.” In this MomJunction post,