Chewy Cranberry-Chocolate Christmas Bars

It’s the last week before Christmas…. If you still need to buy a few extra gifts, grab this on your way for a much-needed energy boost before facing the festive crowds! The dates and cranberries are traditional Christmas fayre, and give a natural energy boost via natural sugars. No need to stock up on caffeine or aContinue reading “Chewy Cranberry-Chocolate Christmas Bars”

Not-So-Naughty But Nice: Healthy Dark Chocolate, Almond & Rose Fudge

‘Tis the season to treat yourself and others – so why not actually treat everyone by making and munching on things that you know are genuinely good for you? This dark chocolate almond and rose fudge is made from completely natural ingredients, but is still completely luxurious enough to pretend you’re being naughty instead of nice…. (Yes, theContinue reading “Not-So-Naughty But Nice: Healthy Dark Chocolate, Almond & Rose Fudge”

Ojas: The Vitality of Life

Derived from Yoga’s sister science of Ayurveda; Ojas is our subtle ‘essence’ responsible for vitality, health, radiance, energy levels, strength, immunity in particular, vigour, longevity of life and overall mental, emotional and physical wellbeing. Ojas is something the body both has within itself (i.e. babies are a fantastic example of having a high level ofContinue reading “Ojas: The Vitality of Life”

Ojas Boosting Bars

Originating from Yoga’s sister science of Ayurveda; Ojas is the subtle ‘essence’ or energy responsible for vitality, health, radiance, energy, strength, immunity, vigour, longevity of life and overall mental, emotional and physical wellbeing. Ojas is something the body both has within itself (i.e. babies are a fantastic example of having a high level of Ojas,Continue reading “Ojas Boosting Bars”

Health & Beauty From The Inside-Out…. DECIEM’S FOUNTAIN: Super Greens Molecule Review

“A healthy outside starts from the inside” Robert Urich If you’re searching for the fountain of youth, you’ve just found it…. We all know that incorporating greens in our daily diet is a good thing. From adding a little more leaves to your dinner plate to whizzing up a full-on green smoothie every morning; boostingContinue reading “Health & Beauty From The Inside-Out…. DECIEM’S FOUNTAIN: Super Greens Molecule Review”

Bring Your Own Light To The Darkness: Empowering The Body To Heal & Energise Itself

It is well documented within non-western medicine and holistic therapy that the body has the innate ability to heal itself – all we have to do is ignite that ability…. In exactly the same way that the earth maintains a constant state of homeostasis (or ‘balance’), the body will always endeavour to return to fullContinue reading “Bring Your Own Light To The Darkness: Empowering The Body To Heal & Energise Itself”

Cashew, Cacao & Coffee Chunks

When preparing for something that requires a lot of energy (physical or mental), the body needs the appropriate fuels to keep it going. While fats and proteins are essential for energy and building and maintaining a strong and healthy body, carbohydrates often provide the energy to make that possible. Good sources of carbohydrates primarily helpContinue reading “Cashew, Cacao & Coffee Chunks”

Love Life Supplements Reviews: Panax Ginseng

While the use of supplements is controversial, there’s no denying the fact that the food we eat these days isn’t always able to provide all the nutrients we need to stay healthy. Not only do many big companies use pesticides, chemical enhancers and artificial preservatives all before the food reaches the supermarket shelves, the soilContinue reading “Love Life Supplements Reviews: Panax Ginseng”

Seasonal Spring Rhubarb & Watercress Smoothie Recipe

When we eat food that is in season, it’s often available in abundance (and therefore a little cheaper) and so much richer in taste. Foods lose flavour when they’ve been stored for a long time, whereas buying them when they’re in season allows them to provide their full, natural taste. Foods eaten in-season also containContinue reading “Seasonal Spring Rhubarb & Watercress Smoothie Recipe”

Practice: Ardha Matsyendrasana / Half Lord Of The Fishes Pose

Ardha = ‘Half’    Matsya = ‘Fish’    Eendra = ‘King’    Asana = ‘Posture’ or ‘Seat’ This asana is named after the great Yogi Matsyendranath Ardha Matsyendrasana is a pretty deep spinal twist in its full expression, but it’s how we approach and prepare for the posture that really makes the difference in howContinue reading “Practice: Ardha Matsyendrasana / Half Lord Of The Fishes Pose”