LETS CHEW THE FAT

Amongst some of the food trends and one that increasingly seems to be more and popular, is the lean towards a high fat diet.  Now you know that I am a believer in not cutting out any food groups from your diet unless for health or medical reasons, but I can tell you that the … Continue reading LETS CHEW THE FAT

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NUTTY NUTTER

When did you last activate your nuts? Get your mind out of the gutter! I mean when did you last eat activated nuts? Lots of people have problems digesting nuts and a way of getting around this problem is to activate your nuts, an ancient process which releases the digestive enzymes and makes them much … Continue reading NUTTY NUTTER

A.C.V – Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar, in my opinion, needs to be elevated to superfood status.  For those of you who haven't heard of its amazing benefits, where have you been!??  Its benefits aren’t just a current trend but are in fact backed by scientific research. Apple cider vinegar is made by fermenting the sugars from apples. This … Continue reading A.C.V – Apple Cider Vinegar

PEANUT BUTTER

I think you all know how much I LOVE peanut butter or any nut butter or anything with peanut butter added.  It's my crack, and I know many of you can relate to this.  Purely in the interest of research and completely against my will, I have worked my way through every brand on the … Continue reading PEANUT BUTTER

WHAT’S NEW?…

As a health, fitness and food fanatic, I feel it's my moral duty to bring you up to speed in what’s new, what’s healthy, what's tasty and what’s a MUST in the world of great culinary produce with great nutritional value. In my quest to bring you great ideas, culinary inspiration, taste explosions and the … Continue reading WHAT’S NEW?…

FOOD IS NOT THE ENEMY

It's a common phenomenon these days to see food as the enemy. Food is NOT the enemy. Food and all its benefits should be celebrated, shared and enjoyed daily without feeling guilty and punishing yourself after eating. It is so important to create a healthy relationship food, something that is particularly important if you have … Continue reading FOOD IS NOT THE ENEMY

CLEAN AND MEAN 18

The thing I hear most often from people trying to clean up their lifestyle and take a new and healthy approach, is that the cost of eating healthy is so expensive. Part of this problem is that if you want to take your journey seriously, you want to buy great fresh produce and preferably, organic, … Continue reading CLEAN AND MEAN 18

TAX ON SUPPS

It seems these days, trying to live a healthy lifestyle comes at a considerable cost to individuals whilst choosing an unhealthy route gets rewarded with all kinds of benefits.  If you want to eat organic food, there comes a high price.  If you want to buy supplements to support your healthy lifestyle, your are taxed … Continue reading TAX ON SUPPS

WHEY vs PLANT BASED PROTEIN POWDER

I think by now, we all have a handle of the power of protein and all its health benefits but which one should you choose?  It really is a matter of personal choice and preference but hopefully I can shed some light on this for you. Up until two years ago, I chose a predominantly … Continue reading WHEY vs PLANT BASED PROTEIN POWDER

HERBS THAT HEAL

We so often rely on salt to flavour our food, more often due to habit but why not try using fresh herbs and spices instead?  As well as pimping up your otherwise bland meal with delicious fragrant herbs and spices, some of these are also said to have wonderful healing properties. Cumin is said to … Continue reading HERBS THAT HEAL