Tagged with pantry products

Low carb coconut crunch

Low carb coconut crunch

I have a very insistent sweet tooth and while I’m quitting sugar, I need some easy alternatives that stops me falling off the back of the band wagon. And this is a goody! 2 cups of unsweetened desiccated or flaked coconut 4 tablespoons of coconut oil – heated to a liquid 1 tsp ground sea … Continue reading

Aspirin Acid Action!

Aspirin Acid Action!

You will need: 6-8 Soluble Aspirin / Aspro clear Squeeze of lemon juice I was so excited when I came across this peel and it hasn’t disappointed. Salicylic acid is a common active ingredient for treating acne and blemishes and, arguably, the most effective. And like most effective beauty treatments the products they’re in can … Continue reading

Hindi Hair – Part II

A little while ago I posted my initial experience of a coconut oil hair treatment.  Read it here if you missed it. I was disappointed at the end of the treatment because I was so hopeful that a years worth of damage might be reversed with just one magical bullet. My optimistic side in overdrive…again. … Continue reading

The Honey, Nutmeg and Cinnamon Face Mask

The Honey, Nutmeg and Cinnamon Face Mask

If, like me, you’ve never liked honey and its musty flowery sweetness be prepared to change your mind!  Thanks to a random trip through Pinterest I’ve found the reason Honey was meant to be on earth. Recipe
 A small dessert spoon of honey, raw or organic is best but any honey will be fine 
1tsp … Continue reading

Hindi Hair – Part I

Hindi Hair – Part I

Travelling through India you see so many women with impossible hair.  Long, shiny, TV commercial hair. I asked a barber once how they do it and his response was quite simple. Coconut Oil. There is a huge coconut oil bandwagon that every man and his dog is hopping on, and with good reason.  Coconut oil is … Continue reading

Curiosity Kills Cats

So I suppose the big question is does curiosity really kill the cat? Yes and no. Yes: I’m a curious person. Often I find myself absorbed in so many interests that I can literally run myself ragged keeping up with my own fads. No: Satisfaction always brings him back! There is nothing more rewarding than … Continue reading