My Keto Diet Planning Tips

My Keto Diet Planning Tips When starting on a ketogenic diet plan your initial focus is to adapt to ketosis as efficiently as possible with minimal side effects.  Follow these key tips to help you on your keto journey: Keep your first few weeks diet simple.  Avoid complicated recipes and ingredients that you are not […]

Ketogenic Diet – The Basics

Ketogenic Diet – The Basics The aim of a ketogenic diet plan is to achieve a ketosis metabolic state, where body cells are fuelled using ketones instead of glucose. Ketosis is a natural and beneficial process that helped the body survive during times when no food is available, so when fasting your body will switch over […]

Fermented Kombucha Bliss Balls Recipe

Fermented Kombucha Bliss Balls Recipe (Makes 18 approx) Were waking up to the importance of the trillions of tiny microflora living in our bodies.  These good bacteria, particularly those in our gut, play a vital role in maintaining our health, aiding digestion, supporting our immune system responses and may even help to control our weight. The most effective way to encourage […]

5 vital reasons to take care of gut health

  The health of our stomach has much more influence on our mood, immunity and skin health than previously thought.  Our often taken for granted gut is a vital portal to the body, processing an enormous variety of food and drinks, absorbing nutrients and protecting the body against toxins. The gut is the largest component of our body’s […]

9 Natural Dairy-Free Sources of Calcium

Natural Dairy Free Sources of Calcium Calcium is the most abundant mineral in the body and is necessary to support many vital functions in maintaining our family’s health, including: building and maintaining strong bones and teeth regulating healthy blood vessels, blood pressure, muscle contractions, including heartbeat and ensuring blood clots normally essential metabolic functions nerve transmission and hormone discharging […]

Gentle Detox Bath Soak Preparation

Gentle Detox Bath Soak Preparation   This is traditionally the time to think about health and for some of us that will mean beginning new positive eating and lifestyle routines.  New Year is also linked with ‘the detox’, but detoxification of the body shouldn’t be about unsustainable eating programmes and punishing exercise routines.  Think about removing […]

PUMPKIN PIE RAW DESERT RECIPE

PUMPKIN PIE RAW DESERT RECIPE 10 – 12 servings              Prep time: 30 mins Gluten Free  Dairy Free Paleo Raw desert Fridge cake This is just the best! A healthy, delicious, easy to make and anti-inflammatory bakeless cake bursting with beneficial ingredients! Pumpkin  is packed full of vitamins, minerals, essential fatty acids and fibre, it is a surprising superfood […]

THE ECZEMA DIET CHALLENGE

16 lovely families joined us on the recent Eczema Diet Challenge committing to change their family’s diet and lifestyle for 30 days. They embraced new clean wholefoods and put aside (or in the bin!) inflammatory glutens, sugars, dairy and processed foods for the Challenge duration. Contact us to be added to the mailing list for future […]

Chicken, Cashew and Pumpkin Curry Recipe

Chicken, Cashew and Pumpkin Curry Recipe A perfect winter warmer and in time for National Curry Week.  This is an easy curry recipe and has a twist with the addition of seasonal pumpkin, which provides extra creamy depth. Ingredients 6 boneless organic chicken thighs, diced 1 yellow or orange pepper chopped into chunks 4 medium onions […]

Gut, Diet and Neurological Health

Gut, Diet and Neurological Health   A healthy diet is critical to your physical and mental health.  A compromised digestive system can impact on your body systems and functions, including your brain, and ultimately result in physical and mental disorders and ill-health. The link between diet and mental health “is a very new field; the first papers only […]