Food as medicine

Simple steps you can implement to heal your thyroid

Simple steps you can implement to heal your thyroid

Put yourself first – we as women and mums frequently put others first. However, this is an important and powerful step to listening to our bodies and valuing our own health. You deserve to feel you best Celebrate the small gains and your wins – […]

Food triggers than could be effecting your thyroid health

Food triggers than could be effecting your thyroid health

What do you think of when I say-  food triggers that can affect your thyroid? For myself these would first be a group of foods called goitrogen foods – these include foods such as cauliflower, broccoli, kale, soy and many more. However, while these can […]

Liver, elimination and detoxification

Liver, elimination and detoxification

Christmas is done, so what’s next? Easter? Nah let’s not get that far ahead of ourselves. Let’s take some time to process Christmas and enjoy the warm weather before it gets cooler again and we have something else to complain about 😉 Plus during this […]

Burnout, exhaustion and fatigue and some of my favourite herbs

Burnout, exhaustion and fatigue and some of my favourite herbs

Fatigue, exhaustion and burnout are things that I all too frequently see within my clinics and while the large majority are mum’s who are busy with kids, work, house chores and feeling the need to get everything done – I am also seeing it more […]

Intermittent fasting – is it for you?

Intermittent fasting – is it for you?

What is it? Intermittent fasting has been around for thousands of years and can still be seen in a number of different religious practices. However, the benefits are quiet extensive from such a simple practice. What do you think of when you hear the word […]

My top tips to keep you feeling your best this Christmas

My top tips to keep you feeling your best this Christmas

Christmas in my family is known for its indulgence with corpus amounts of food especially on the ‘big’ day. However, every year I feel that Christmas celebrations appear to go on for longer and longer with work functions, catching up with friends, family functions and […]

Self care series #2 –  Is the food you’re eating nourishing you on all levels?

Self care series #2 –  Is the food you’re eating nourishing you on all levels?

Today we are delving into the topic of self care even further, specifically how it relates to the food you choose to nourish your body with. Of all the area’s of health and wellbeing, how we feed ourselves is the most direct reflection our digestive […]

Easy Bone Broth recipe – what else you can add it to!

Easy Bone Broth recipe – what else you can add it to!

Bone Broth Recipe Ingredients: 1 whole chicken 2 chicken feet for extra gelatin (optional) 2 litres of filtered water 2 TBS freshly squeezed lemon juice 2 TBS apple cider vinegar 1 large onion chopped 3 celery sticks chopped 1 bunch parsley 2 cloves garlic Sea […]

Food as Medicine – my top 3 foods for your gut health

Food as Medicine – my top 3 foods for your gut health

Following on from my last blog post about Leaky Gut and how the state of your gut health is directly impacted by the foods you choose to eat. So today we are focusing on the top 3 foods that work to heal your gut from the inside […]

Could sugar consumption be causing fatty liver?

Could sugar consumption be causing fatty liver?

Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver This is a very common and chronic liver disease in the Western World, and because it directly effects the liver it is considered the hepatic manifestation of metabolic syndrome. We know that it is often directly related to diet and lifestyle, […]