Going to bed later and waking up earlier is the best way to squeeze in a few more productive hours into our day and accomplish more …..right? We’re all guilty of this and that’s absolutely fine if we’re on a tight deadline and a few extra hours over a few days are all we need […]
Do you have a physical reaction when you eat certain foods or food groups? Are you therefore avoiding these foods because you’re “allergic” to them? But is it really a food allergy or is it a food intolerance? I’ve seen this over and over and all too often, it’s a self-diagnosis based on symptoms that […]
Have you imagined going on a health retreat but never managed to commit to one in your busy schedule? Now is the time to go for it and book that health retreat you’ve always dreamed of…….. “Live the life you imagine – you deserve it!” Whether it’s a family gathering or an adventurous trip of […]
I’m often asked which is the best oil for cooking? With so many oils available on the supermarket shelves, it can be very confusing knowing which one to choose to cook with. Should you be using butter or should you choose a vegetable-based oil, such as sunflower oil, instead? How about Ghee, coconut oil or […]
If I ask you how much water you should be drinking, I’m betting that most of you will be able to quote “8 glasses a day”! That’s roughly around 2 litres a day and for the sake of clarifying, that’s water not wine…. or beer…. or cocktails! We know that staying hydrated is important but […]
One question I get asked over and over again…Do I need to eat breakfast? We’ve grown up with the notion that we should eat a hearty breakfast, “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day” and you should “Breakfast like a king” are common sayings we’ve become accustomed to.
There was a time that I would begin each year with a list of plans and goals, which I would kid myself would be achieved over the coming year, simply because I had taken the time to think them through and note them. Experience has shown me that these were long forgotten once the year […]