When it comes to grocery shopping I generally try sticking to a list. But I'm not immune to impulse buying and standing in an endless checkout queue leaves more time to stare at the shelves. ∙ So it was as I was queueing right alongside the...―
Every Spring, supermarkets start filling the freezer cabinets with their new selections of ice creams and lollies. As always, I keep an eye out for those which are around the 100 calorie mark or less. ∙ And here's one from Sainsbury's ...―
Having tried and tested many brands of Soya milk and other dairy alternatives over the years, the brand that’s always in my fridge is Alpro Soya Light (the ambient one). ∙ Alpro Soya Light (long life) isn't the same as the Alpro Soya...―
In 2010, the Co-Operative supermarket re branded their 'Healthy Living' range with the 'Healthier Choice' label. However, come Spring 2013, The Co-op are once again in the process of a label changeover. The new healthy label to look out for is...―
Cadbury’s Crispello bar was launched last year, mainly aimed at weight conscious women who might be looking for a lighter, lower calorie chocolate bar. ∙ The Crispello is described as: Thin crispy shells with a creamy chocolate ...―
Alpen have been making tasty cereal bars for many years now and part of their range includes the 'Light' selection. The ‘Light’ range have around half the calories and fat of their regular bars so are ideal for slimmers. ∙...―
Weetabix have long been seen as a healthy breakfast cereal to start the day. Made from whole grains, they're high in fibre with low sugar, fat and salt levels. ∙ But over the past few years, the Weetabix family has been growing. The ...―
It’s great that so many food products are now downsizing rather than supersizing. Whether this is in response to the obesity epidemic or not I really don’t know. ∙ One area that’s seen many food items mini-izing themselves...―
Here’s another exciting snack from the Marks & Spencer's 'Guilt Free Snacking' range. M&S Apple Clusters are deliciously crispy little clusters of dried apple. They’re sold in multipacks containing 5 individual bags each worth ...―
Weetabix are one of the most popular breakfast cereals which many of us have been enjoying for years. ∙ Made from whole wheat, Weetabix are high in fibre and low in fat, sugar and salt. Plus, when eaten with milk, they have a low Glycaemic...―
Ambrosia Rice pudding is available in all sorts of guises. From the original full creamed variety sold in a can, you can now buy it in different flavours, serving sizes and fat levels. ∙ Recently spotted was this cute 115g pot called ...―
Chips have an unhealthy reputation. Fried in oil and dripping with saturated fat, they turn the humble potato into a cholesterol raising time bomb. ∙ Of course, not all chips are as unhealthy as I’ve just described. It all depends on ...―
So last week I was craving a salad and I remembered what an amazing salad I had once at ...
After attempting to accept her fate in the strange fishbowl world, Kendíka decides ...
I just like to say “Shopability”! But retailers today need to be able to say ...