Preparing for the Washington State Driving Test

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Today I am going to share with you some of the notes I compiled / prepared when I had to study in order to pass the driving test.

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Rice pudding recipe – just like my mom used to do it

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Today I am going to share with you a very simple but yet delicious recipe of rice pudding (just like my mom used to prepare it for me).

Ingredients

The recipe is too simple and require a few ingredients:

  • Rice: rice of your choice (brown, white, long, jasmine, …)
  • Sweetener: Pick a sweetener of your choice (sugar, Maple syrup, honey, etc…)
  • Milk: Milk of your choice. I tried it with both almond milk and regular cow milk

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The healthy and tasty avocado shake recipe

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Today I am going to share with you a very healthy and tasty shake: Avocado Shake.

For this recipe you need:

  • Milk of your choice: I am using Almond Milk
  • Sweeteners (optional): It could be honey, white sugar, brown sugar, maple syrup
  • One Avocado
  • A blender: I am using the Magic Bullet

These are all the ingredients:

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First, cut the avocado in half and then use a spoon to carve the avocado out and put it in the cup:

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Second, add the milk and the sweetener (I use 3 tsps of brown sugar).

Third, blend the mix for 10 to 20 seconds and then you are ready to eat it:

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Calorie approximation:

  • Avocado: 225cal
  • Evaporated Cane Juice Organic Sugar (3tsp): 45cal
  • Almond Milk (one cup): 60cal

I usually add two dates and 5 pistachios to make this recipe even more tasty and healthy!

Please leave your comments or other suggestions.

Until the next time.

mankoushe recipe – Thyme Pizza

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Today I am going to share with you how to make a “zaatar mankoushe” (in Arabic) which roughly gets translated to “Thyme Pizza”.

A friend of mine taught me this specific preparation technique. The recipe is so simple to prepare. Essentially, you need 3 ingredients:

First, the thyme mix. You can buy the thyme mix from Mediterranean places:

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