Month: October 2012

proper porridge packs by Dorset Cereals

***** REVIEW OF proper porridge and proper raspberry porridge £2.49 Porridge packs by Dorset Cereals have recently received a new makeover, and we have pleasure in awarding five shiny stars once again, this time for the producing of porridge recipes made from natural ingredients, mainly jumbo/fine cut porridge oats/ and barley flakes, and in the case of the proper Raspberry recipe, dried fruit(s) and seeds are included; so nothing artificial used. The proper porridge packs can be purchased in sachets (10 per pack) that take just 3 minutes to prepare in the microwave and just a little bit longer if using the traditional (on the hob) method. To prepare in a microwave oven: Use 150ml of semi-skimmed milk per sachet in a bowl. Cook for 2 minutes, remove and stir, and return to the microwave for a further minute. Result: Ingredients swell from the dry state and makes a soft and creamy porridge. The cooked porridge was extremely hot on removal from the microwave and needs a minute or two to cool. Our testers found …

featuring range of cosmetic contact lenses by Vision Direct

Get set for a scary-eyed view of Halloween, and learn some more about how to make your outfit sensational, with the addition of a pair of cosmetic contact lenses from the Phantasee range by Vision Direct. These are sure to hyper up your Halloween and take the dressing up and the role play to another level. Find below our suggestions for Phantasee use and a bit of costume co-ordination! Sorry, no actual costumes to model and photograph,  but some fun and imaginative costume ideas given below. Here goes! The basic costume for all four of the following outfits are – black, polo-necked top or T-shirt and leggings. Costume 1 The Witch’s Black Cat. Costume – as above (basic) Costume enhancements – add a tail made from a feather boa, gloves, and a pair of pointy ears fixed on a hair band. – All items black. Face paint – black face, white whiskers. Pink tipped nose. Finish with: the amazing yellow, Phantasee ‘Cats Eye’ lenses and your eyes will become a almost like flashlights in dark …

Review of 2-Bedroomed Holiday Apartment in Shanklin, Isle of Wight

This self-catering holiday let is in an enviable spot, close to the beach and just a stroll away from the pretty Old Village area of Shanklin, Isle of Wight. It offers spacious accommodation on one floor, and has a home from home quality about it. The flat is situated on the second floor of a 1970s built apartment block surrounded by communal gardens and grassed areas, flowers and plants that are nicely maintained and properly tended. Has security controlled access into the lobby interior, and stairways (no lift) that take you up to the internal front door of the property. Neighbours are a mix of permanent residents, second home owners and other holidaymakers. Subsequently the feel is relaxed and friendly, so is ideally suited for couples, or family groups looking for a traditional, English seaside break in attractive surroundings. Recently refurbished, the accommodation houses a hallway/dining space, kitchen, bathroom, cloak room, two bedrooms, and a living room (with ceiling fan and sliding patio door) to the balcony with cast iron patio furniture in situ. Electrical …

Nature’s Essential Oil of Eucalyptus

Content This product is actually a multiple blend of oils and would not be classed as ‘vegetarian’ if it were for consumption as it contains Emu Oil. For those who choose not to buy items with animal derivatives included this product is not for you. Moving on however, all other oils are plant based and are: Soy, Rosemary; clove buds; Aloe Vera; Lavender; Peppermint and, of course, the Eucalyptus NB. Also contains Tocopherol (vitamin E). Background Is a medicinal remedy, historically linked to the Aborigines, where the fat from the Emu is boiled and skimmed (rendered) and then blended in the main with oil from the Eucalyptus and all those other essential oils mentioned, and had multitude of uses back then, as it still does now, such as treating coughs, clearing congestion, and relieving minor muscle and joint aches. Uses These oils are not cures for underlying health problems, but when rubbed or massaged externally, and liberally, to sore and painful joints and muscles the oil will relax, thus promoting a temporary feeling of well …