Springtime Parsley & Basil Pesto

As we welcome the Spring Equinox this week, it seems appropriate to make something green and full of life. The beginnings of Spring are very much a transitional time  of the year in terms of living with nature. After the heaviness and hibernation of Winter, it’s important to recognise whether there’s a need to re-setContinue reading “Springtime Parsley & Basil Pesto”

Simple Balsamic & Honey Brussels

OK, so you may have had enough of them by now, but if there’s one festive food you can definitely include in a January health-kick, it is of course the humble sprout. High in antioxidants, fibre and vitamin K, they’re also incredible versatile, suitable for a host of different meals. Brussels sprouts also give aContinue reading “Simple Balsamic & Honey Brussels”

Ayurvedic Detox: Springtime Stewed Apples

Within many natural health systems, Spring is a traditional time to detox and cleanse. As we leave the heaviness and darkness of Winter and head towards the brightness of Spring, it’s time to create a sense of lightness and clarity within ourselves too. Fasting, strictly detoxing or other harsh strategies aren’t always suitable for everyone,Continue reading “Ayurvedic Detox: Springtime Stewed Apples”

Ayurveda Inspired Seasonal Self-Care | Spring: Kapha Season

After emerging some few thousand years ago, Ayurveda (the knowledge of longevity, or ‘science of life’) has survived and thrived throughout the ages, and stands today as not only the East’s traditional healing modality, but a fascinating tool for everyday life in the modern Western world. Ayurveda is essentially a way of living and beingContinue reading “Ayurveda Inspired Seasonal Self-Care | Spring: Kapha Season”

Thai-Style Quinoa & Eggs

Inspired by Asian stir fries, the Lebanese shashuka, and with a hint of healthy quinoa salad, this easy meal is both incredibly healthy and packed FULL of nutrients. Plus it’s a comforting dish to see out the end of Winter. Its common to enter into January with a gung-ho attitude towards health and wellbeing; juiceContinue reading “Thai-Style Quinoa & Eggs”

Meet Your New Favourite Facial Tool: The Jade Roller

The recent resurgence in popularity of ancient wellbeing practices like Ayurveda and Chinese medicine means we’re now seeing that “the old ones are the best” is totally true. Tried-and-tested for thousands of years; these magical habits and hacks actually work – they’re not fads. With Ayurveda currently having a moment (Jasmine Hemsley’s book East ByContinue reading “Meet Your New Favourite Facial Tool: The Jade Roller”

Healthy Home-Cooked Carrot Soup

For those busy weekday evenings, or days when you just don’t know what to eat, this soup is a sure-fire way to maintain your healthy new year resolutions, whilst getting your fix of satisfying savoury-ness. If you feel the need to ‘detox’ this January, you’re not alone, BUT going raw or fasting for prolonged periodsContinue reading “Healthy Home-Cooked Carrot Soup”

End-Of-Year Rituals For Forgiveness, Clarity + Intention Setting

So another whole year is about to have passed. Done. Completed. Been and gone. It probably comes as no surprise that a year can easily slip by – with full calendars and busy schedules, ‘not enough time’, and epidemic proportions of stress and poor lifestyle – related disease, it’s no secret we’re all living lifeContinue reading “End-Of-Year Rituals For Forgiveness, Clarity + Intention Setting”

Gold Star Spiced Ginger Biscuits (High In Fibre + Vegan)

Christmas can definitely be a time when food ‘rules’ and healthy habits go out the window. Look at any ‘traditional’ Christmas lunch table, and you’re likely to see a lot of meat, gravy, cakes, and the cheeseboard. There is of course an abundance of vegetables, but they’re often pushed to the side to make roomContinue reading “Gold Star Spiced Ginger Biscuits (High In Fibre + Vegan)”

Mulled Apple Cider Vinegar Detox Drink

Whilst the majority of the year may be all about juicing, healthy smoothies, green tea and magical spiced elixirs, the festive season often sees many of us suffering the consequences of one-too-many celebratory drinks. If you’ve over indulged in alcohol, sugar or processed foods, welcome to the world – it’s called being human. Temptation usually means DecemberContinue reading “Mulled Apple Cider Vinegar Detox Drink”