Do we all dream of chocolates as a must-have Valentine gift when it comes to the 14th February? Many do! But in recent years tastes have changed and a box of assorted milk creams from the local convenience store or petrol garage may not make the grade this year considering the high standard of chocolate that is now being produced. Chocolatiers now have a great selection available for your chocolate lovers this Valentine's Day. But remember, chocolate isn't the only choice!
Fairtrade Fortnight runs from the 23rd February through to the 8th March 2015. And you can find everything you need to get your community involved at www.fairtrade.org.uk/fortnight Since the first Fairtrade Fortnight in 1995 things have come so far - from educating the public on why to choose Fairtrade to increasing sales on Fairtrade terms for marginalised producers. Over the past 20 years the Fairtrade mark has become the biggest and best known ethical label in the UK.
New Year starts with many resolutions and for some people this will invariably mean a new diet, a crash diet, a detox or a radical change to what they eat. But for 2015 the best resolution you can make for your body this January is to include more healthy options in your diet, exercise more and make changes gradually, making it more likely to lead to success.
Aloe Vera has been widely proclaimed as a 'must-have' essential for 2015. And for centuries we have been able to catalogue the various uses and benefits of this spiky plant. Well, now it comes in more palatable drink varieties, making it much easier to include in your weekly diet. We put two different companies to the test, with surprising results.
The World Photography Organisation (WPO) and luxury cruise line Celebrity Cruises has chosen Maciey Makowski's stunning photograph of Jaipur, India, as its second monthly 'Global Encounters' snapshots winner. There's still time to enter the photo competition which encourages photographers to capture and share their shots from across the globe. The monthly competition is open until 31st January 2015.
Having been revamped and redesigned, the Infinity Foods Kitchen has re-opened to a rapture of rave reviews. Based in Brighton, the Infinity Foods Kitchen offers a wide range of delicious, freshly cooked, organic and vegetarian dishes. So when I received an invitation to review the Infinity Food Kitchen on 50 Gardener Street, North Laine, I didn't need much persuasion.