Review: Out Of Africa Raw Shea Butter (not food, but it may as well be!)

I have dry skin.  I always did. It was a great thing as a teenager, because – and, please don’t start to hate me now, I barely ever had any spots.  So long as I washed my face and did a minimal amount of maintenance a teenager is bothered to do to her face, I did not need powder, or foundation, or even concealer. Now … Continue reading Review: Out Of Africa Raw Shea Butter (not food, but it may as well be!)

Review: Yee Rah @ Liverpool One

…Since we had a couple of evenings, we split the food ideas evenly between a dinner cooked by yours truly (photo and recipe to follow in a separate post), and going out to a very nice place in Liverpool One called Yee Rah, which is a sort of an oriental-fusion food restaurant, very modern, and with a fantastic ambience that I had wanted to try for a while, but never had the occasion to. The hall itself is designed in muted shades of natural green and brown, reminiscent of a tropical rain forest in palette. Continue reading Review: Yee Rah @ Liverpool One

Review: Atkins Advantage Chocolate Decadence Bar

The bar I ended up trying was Atkins™ Advantage Chocolate Decadence 60g bar. I thought that if I try and like the bar (which does state it effectively has less than 2g of sugars and no refined starches), it may become a very convenient meal when taking flights or long train trips, and would be certainly better than most travel-food alternatives. I love chocolate (idea which in no way conflicts with my dislike for sugar), and I honestly really wanted to like it. Continue reading Review: Atkins Advantage Chocolate Decadence Bar