The BBC's new period drama 'The White Queen' is causing a drama of a different kind - that of historical inaccuracy. The lavish production is based on the novel by Philippa Gregory and set in 1464 during the War of the Roses, but look closely and behind the simpering stares and brooding brows lurk modern day anachronisms that are all too prevalent. These include metal hand rails, bricks, modern guttering, zips, nail polish and clothes pegs.
Summer is here and it's time to get those feet and fingers ready for parties, pools, flip-flops and festivals. Fiskars, the world's No. 1 scissor brand have put the fun into functional with their new Bubble manicure scissors - a splash of gorgeous colours with the super sharp blades you'd expect from Fiskars.
At the Allergy & Free From Show at Olympia last week we discovered Equinox Kombucha, and their delicious range of refreshing teas. But if you are expecting a traditional cup of tea then read on... because Equinox Kombucha have something far more exciting to offer. With four delicious flavours to choose from including their Original, plus Raspberry & Elderflower, Wildberry and Ginger they have created a light, refreshing, sparkling drink that is perfect with a good meal, after an intense work out, or simply when the time is right. Equinox Kombucha is a delicious and healthy alternative to regular sugar and caffeine based drinks.
Recent news from the Soil Association highlights further concerns regarding the beauty industry and the number of harmful chemicals found in beauty products labelled as 'organic' and 'natural' or 'nature inspired'. According to the Soil Association, ingredients often found in antifreeze, floor cleaner, oven cleaner or car oil and ingredients banned in children's food and toys are making their way into non-certified beauty products labelled as organic or natural due to a lack of industry regulation.
When it comes to the electric car, many consumers are still under the impression that style and comfort forgo their place in everyday driving to make room for economy, efficiency and an army of 'green' credentials. But what if an electric car can not only deliver zero emissions, be more cost effective than any of its gas guzzling rivals and still retain a high level of performance and usability?
The Sili Company is proud to offer safe and reusable food pouches, in two dynamic styles - the original, spill-proof Sili Squeeze and the free-flowing Sili Squeeze with Eeeze. Perfect for homemade baby food and smoothies, purées and mashes, as well as ready-made favourites like yoghurt and apple sauce. Refill your Sili Squeeze or Sili Squeeze with Eeeze with homemade and organic goodness again and again.