Chocolate

Five Foods That Could Save Your Life - Including Chocolate

Realbuzz.com | Posted 09.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The foods that we often feel guilty about eating can help to save your life. Contrary to what you might think, we aren’t limited to the obvious heal...

Chocolate Is Not Better Than Sex

Carol Tobin | Posted 05.10.2013 | UK Comedy
Carol Tobin

How bad is the sex you're having if some brown foodstuff that you can purchase at a petrol station or in a hospital gift shop is better than some sweaty thigh stiffening human contact?

Being More Like Nigella

Galia Orme | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Galia Orme

I teach my daughters to be more like Nigella and maintain financial independence in any relationship they have. I realise she is in a very different financial position to begin with than most of us, but that doesn't mean we shouldn't also keep some money separate for ourselves and retain some financial independence at all cost. It's a huge lesson and I have never wished I was more like Nigella than now.

'All That Will Remain Is Tesco, Costa And Charity Shops'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 01.08.2013 | UK Politics

A chocolatier in Chancellor George Osborne's constituency has left an impassioned goodbye note on his store's front window revealing how the high cost...

Pictures: Why So Serious?

Elliot Wagland/Tahira Mirza | Posted 18.07.2013 | UK Comedy

We've all seen the saddest chocolate bar which became a viral sensation... now take a look at the angriest choc on the block! We're not sure what ...

The Low Fat Posh Chocolate - Does It Taste Like Cardboard Or Heaven?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 15.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Low fat chocolate, as we know it, often tastes like cardboard with a side order of plastic. But perhaps the trick all along should have been just to t...

The Chocolate Lab in the Sky

Judith Lewis | Posted 12.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Judith Lewis

The whole experience at Trump Toronto' STOCK restaurant is meant to be modern luxury, where guests feel like they can enjoy an opulent dining experience without the stuffy and snobbish environment. They want people to feel like they can come in a big group or an intimate table, and truly enjoy themselves.

PICTURE: The Saddest Chocolate Bar Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland | Posted 21.06.2013 | UK Comedy

Meet the saddest chocolate bar ever. Most of us are aware of the sad gingerbread man in 'Shrek' - but now there's an even more forlorn piece of con...

Worst Father's Day Present Ever?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Gift giving is a particularly difficult art. But thankfully it's been generally understood for many years that you can't go wrong with a box of chocol...

WATCH: The Coolest Thing Ever Made Out Of Chocolate

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK Comedy

If you're still impressed by chocolate fountains at weddings, then prepare to have your MIND BLOWN. Because a team of clever confectioners at Phill...

Keeping your Kids Healthy!

Natasha Corrett | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Natasha Corrett

Spending time with my friends children, my nieces and nephews, makes me much more aware of the kinds of foods that are easy to prepare and that satisfy them, but the biggest question is are they nourishing them from the inside out?

Five Fun Diet and Fitness Alternatives

Realbuzz.com | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Realbuzz.com

Fed up of fitness classes? Sick of salads? Healthy living doesn't have to be hard work! While we don't advise you cut out exercise and healthy eating entirely, for those moments when you just don't feel like being healthy, try these fun alternatives instead.

How To Make: Chilli Popcorn Chocolate Cookies

Kate McAuley | Posted 03.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kate McAuley

Popcorn, chilli and chocolate don't seem to be the likeliest of bedfellows, but somehow it works when they're all wrapped up into a delicious cookie. Here's how you can try it out for yourself.

Kit Kat Make Chocolate Art Down-Under

Jonathan Heath | Posted 15.06.2013 | UK Tech
Jonathan Heath

KitKat Australia have taken a very different approach recently, taken a break perhaps? [pause for laugh] They have produced an ad which looks like it belongs on the Staff Picks selection of Vimeo. Illustrator Mike Watt was drafted in to create artwork to celebrate the finale of the white chocolate incarnation of everyone's favourite four fingered treat.

'Skinny' Chocolate Has Half The Fat Of Normal Bars

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A Willy Wonka-style discovery could lead to "skinny" chocolate bars made with fruit juice instead of fat. Scientists at the University of Warwick h...

Easter Break from 'Rubies in the Rubble'

Jenny Dawson | Posted 29.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jenny Dawson

Easter is celebrated like Christmas in our family. A rigid, clockwork routine year in, year out starting with the family breakfast, invasion of cousins, the Easter egg hunt (by mum - a notorious expert hider) and church.

Could Eating Easter Eggs Improve Your Love Life?

Mike Taylor | Posted 29.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Taylor

It seems there could be a secondary advantage when buying chocolate eggs for your partner this easter, I have just finished conducting a survey of dating site members which revealed 78% of women say that eating high quality dark chocolate helps get them in the mood for lovemaking.

Seven Health Benefits of Chocolate

Realbuzz.com | Posted 26.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Realbuzz.com

No, your eyes aren't deceiving you, and no, it's not just wishful thinking - chocolate really is good for you! Dark chocolate has a whole host of health benefits and is good for just about every part of your body.

The Endless War Between God and Chocolate (Chocolate Wins)

Alistair Coleman | Posted 26.05.2013 | UK Comedy
Alistair Coleman

They say the Devil has the best tunes, and whoever "they" are, they are correct. What these people don't mention is that the Devil also has the best Easter eggs.

Kit Kat Chunky Bars Recalled By Nestle After 'Plastic' Found Inside Chocolate

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.03.2013 | UK

Nestle has recalled four varieties of Kit Kat Chunky bars after pieces of plastic were found by seven people. The company said the 48 gram Peanut B...

Top 12 British Made Easter Eggs for Easter 2013

Judith Lewis | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Judith Lewis

Easter, to many, is all about bunnies, chocolate eggs and candy. Chocolate manufacturing is on the decline in the UK so this year I decided to feature British-made eggs. With eggs from one of the best chocolatiers in London to a high street supermarket, there is something for everyone.

A Chocoholics Travel Guide: Five Delicious Destinations

HomeAway.co.uk | Posted 10.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
HomeAway.co.uk

The world is full of fantastic chocolate-producing destinations; my mouth is watering just thinking about it. We've only just scratched the surface, but here are a few delicious destinations to get you started on your chocolate tasting adventure.

Douglas Fir Chocolate Pots for Fair Trade Fortnight

Fi Bird | Posted 06.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Fi Bird

The Douglas fir is the state tree of Oregon but it has Scottish (Perthshire) roots taking its name from David Douglas, a botanist from Scone.

Is Thorntons Moving Towards Sweet Success?

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK

Chocolatier Thorntons is continuing its mission to revive its struggling fortunes, and reported a slight sales increase of 2.9%, edging sales up to £...

Lent: Ten Ways to Break Bad Habits

Realbuzz.com | Posted 14.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Realbuzz.com

If you've been promising yourself that you're going to ditch a bad habit for a while but have never quite got around to doing so, it could be time to take the plunge. To help ensure your success and make the process a little less painless, check out these ten ways to break bad habits.