Healthy Tips This Festive Season

What a year! This is possibly one of the weirdest festive season you’ve ever experienced, to top off one of the weirdest years ever. Restrictions, limitations and uncertainty.Add to that the usual festive season frustrations of over indulging, interacting with family members and dealing with stress. So enjoy yourself as much as possible, enjoy your family andContinue reading “Healthy Tips This Festive Season”

Moringa, What Is It and Why Do We Need It?

Moringa is a tree that was originally native to India, other parts of Asia and Africa. Due to it’s health benefits it is now grown all over the world. Locals in the lesser developed communities, who do not have access to pharmaceutical medicine, use this plant to keep them healthy.  Moringa is also known as theContinue reading “Moringa, What Is It and Why Do We Need It?”

Why Lemon Water Should Be Part of Your Daily Routine

​​I’m sure you’ve seen people drinking lemon water and wondered why someone would want to drink something so sour. And you may think that if you drink lemon water you won’t have any enamel left on your teeth. Here are some of the benefits of lemons and why you should be drinking more lemon water.  LemonContinue reading “Why Lemon Water Should Be Part of Your Daily Routine”

7 Health Benefits of Eating Broccoli

I recently worked with someone on healthy ways to prepare her body for pregnancy. Broccoli kept coming up as one of the healthiest vegetables to get a lot of her necessary nutrients in. They are packed with vitamins, minerals and phyto-nutrients such as Vitamins A, C, K and B complex, zinc, iron, calcium and magnesium;Continue reading “7 Health Benefits of Eating Broccoli”

Look after your body like you would look after your dream car

​Getting healthy isn’t just a once off thing where you do a cleanse for a week or 2 or maybe for a month, and then get back to your normal diet. ​ It is an ongoing lifestyle that needs to evolve over time as your body evolves.  Our bodies are finely tuned machines that areContinue reading “Look after your body like you would look after your dream car”

7 Healthy Smoothie Recipes

I love smoothies. They’re quick to make and a quick way to get an abundance of nutrients into your body. You can mix a number of different fruits to get a variety of nutrients and antioxidants. If you put green powders or medicinal herbs in, you can easily hide them with chocolate powders or otherContinue reading “7 Healthy Smoothie Recipes”

4 Ways to Eat a Healthy Plant Based Diet

I know a lot of people would like to transform to eating a much healthier diet but do not know how to or where to start. There are so many diet’s ‘out there’ that you can get confused with what to eat. Transforming to a vegan/plant-based lifestyle can also be quite confusing. I have workedContinue reading “4 Ways to Eat a Healthy Plant Based Diet”

My 5 Top Supplements

I think these days whether you are vegan or a big meat eater or somewhere in between we all need to supplement. My opinion on this is because of the mass production of food nowadays. Crops are not rotated enough anymore, and the soil is not given the time to recuperate. Only a handful ofContinue reading “My 5 Top Supplements”

9 Benefits of eating sprouts + sprouting tips

For anyone who knows me or has worked with me you’ll know how much I love sprouts, I always recommend everyone to grow them. Come to my kitchen and no doubt you’ll see them growing on my windowsill or sitting draining in the drying rack. My favourite ones are alfalfa, broccoli, Chinese cabbage, fenugreek, and sunflower. SomeContinue reading “9 Benefits of eating sprouts + sprouting tips”

How to Trust Your Body

I think now more than ever, in the times we currently find ourselves in, is that we need to invest in our health, both physically and mentally. I try not to watch much news, only for the updates and important information and then switch it off. But over the last month I’ve seen so manyContinue reading “How to Trust Your Body”