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9 Eczema essentials

9 Eczema essentials Eczema cases have mushroomed in recent years.  The majority of new cases of eczema are in children under 5 years old.  In fact 1 in 5 children now suffer from eczema in the UK. Atopic eczema is an inflammatory skin condition, characterised by dry, itchy skin.  Scratching the skin leads to skin red, sore, […]

Real Gelatine Jelly

Real Gelatine Jelly Commercial jelly to me is just too sweet, suspiciously brightly coloured with an overpowering sweet smell. Generally shop bought jelly (jello) is made from gelatine sourced from commercially fed livestock of non-disclosed welfare standards. It’s loaded with sugars or artificial sweeteners, flavouring, colouring and preservatives. Any trace of the original goodness has […]

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 […]

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 […]

Our great big sugar high

Our great big sugar high The average Briton consumes 238 teaspoons of sugar each week, often in foods and drinks without knowing it. How is this peak sweet consumption impacting on our families health?     Many of us feel that we all eat too much sugar. Few of our children get through a day […]

The Ketogenic Diet – anti cancer and high fat eating

The Ketogenic Diet – anti cancer and high fat eating The Ketogenic Diet is receiving more attention in recent years.  The Ketogenic diet is an anti cancer diet that is best known for the high fats consumed.  The Ketogenic diet changes the way the body is fuelled away from relying on glucose as the prime energy source […]