Ayurveda Inspired Seasonal Self-Care | Summer: Pitta Season

Although the term ‘pitta dosha’ might sound like something you’d order at a restaurant with a side of chips, it actually refers to a type of person, and the various mind-body qualities that person displays. Ayurveda, a.k.a the ‘science of life’ or ‘knowledge of longevity’, uses the dosha system to determine each person’s prakriti. PrakritiContinue reading “Ayurveda Inspired Seasonal Self-Care | Summer: Pitta Season”

Energy Balls Three Ways

Keeping energy levels consistent throughout the week can be tricky. With many people dealing with high stress levels, insufficient sleep, and a diet which includes processed foods, chemicals and way too much refined sugar, it’s no wonder such a huge amount of us experience chronic low-level inflammation,. This in turn often develops into chronic disease such as diabetes,Continue reading “Energy Balls Three Ways”

Papaya, Cumin & Coconut Anti – Inflammatory Salad

A refreshing and flavourful Spring / Summer salad, with plenty of hidden health benefits and plant protein. Papaya contains a powerful enzyme known as papain, which plays a key role in breaking down and digesting proteins. Unlike many other fruits, papaya is low in sugar, so doesn’t interfere with the process of digestion like otherContinue reading “Papaya, Cumin & Coconut Anti – Inflammatory Salad”

Why I Drink From A Copper Cup Each Morning

  Whether we realise it or not, the first things we do each morning have a big effect upon how we experience the rest of the day. Waking up slowly, peacefully and with time to spare can make for a much more calm and steady day, whilst we all probably also know how it feelsContinue reading “Why I Drink From A Copper Cup Each Morning”

Super Anti-Inflammatory Injury Prevention Tonic

Inflammation is a natural part of the healing process. Swelling and stiffness stops us from being able to move the injured part of the body as much as usual, which is the body’s way of naturally preventing any further damage. The fact that the injured part of the body may feel warmer is due to increasedContinue reading “Super Anti-Inflammatory Injury Prevention Tonic”