Turmeric Chai

With Autumn well and truly here and Winter on the way, this is the perfect time to collect a few warming, nourishing recipes to get you through the next few months. Spices are the key to creating meals and snacks that have medicinal properties and can make a big difference to the way you feel.Continue reading “Turmeric Chai”

Easy Honey & Turmeric Winter Wellness Tonic

Ayurveda is abundant with tonics and teas to help balance and invigorate the body and mind. Living with an awareness of Ayurvedic principles can not only help when it comes to discerning beneficial foods, activities, herbs and anything from scents to colours to help you feel your best, but also opens the doors to aContinue reading “Easy Honey & Turmeric Winter Wellness Tonic”

Ginger & Turmeric Cold and Flu Elixir

Not for the fait-hearted, this concoction is a powerful way to prevent an oncoming cold, or rid the body of a chesty cough and blocked sinuses. Along with making sure you pay extra attention to preventing stress and saying ‘no’ when you need to, this is one of the keys to speeding up recovery duringContinue reading “Ginger & Turmeric Cold and Flu Elixir”

Infused Golden Coconut Tonic

For general wellbeing maintenance and those days that require a little TLC, this jar of anti-inflammatory, mind-enhancing, deeply nourishing infused coconut oil tonic is something you can keep in the fridge for weeks and can even be used daily in a number of ways. With typical ‘golden milk’ ingredients like turmeric, black pepper and cinnamon,Continue reading “Infused Golden Coconut Tonic”

Mushroom & Kale Dahl (V)

A great way to use up those bags of lentils, stock cubes, rice and spices in your kitchen cupboard, this is a wonderful warming recipe for cold Autumn and Winter evenings. Make enough to save leftovers for lunch the next day and the flavours will have further matured, becoming even more satisfying. Dahl, ‘daal’ orContinue reading “Mushroom & Kale Dahl (V)”

O.M.Ghee Elixir Recipe

Ghee is one of the most widely used fats in Ayurvedic cooking. The golden clarified butter is said to transport nutrients from foods and spices to bodily tissues and organs. Helping nourish ojas, the term used to refer to ‘vital essence’, strength of mind and body, resilience, youthfulness, and a certain ‘juiciness’ to life, gheeContinue reading “O.M.Ghee Elixir Recipe”

Golden Soup Recipe (V-K~P~)

If you’ve been making your own golden milk in order to boost your immune system, aid digestion and lower inflammation, there’s now a savoury way to get your hit of anti inflammatory spices and comforting flavours. This golden soup recipe is perfect for any Autumn or Winter evening, especially if you’re feeling a little underContinue reading “Golden Soup Recipe (V-K~P~)”

Shashuka Recipe (Healthy, light & budget-friendly!)

Shashuka is a classic middle eastern breakfast dish. It’s warming, satisfying yet surprisingly light, and importantly – cheap! This recipe is a take on the traditional meal, with a few added vegetables and spices, to show that you really can use anything going spare in your kitchen to create something delicious! With little carbs andContinue reading “Shashuka Recipe (Healthy, light & budget-friendly!)”

Anti Inflammatory + Adaptogenic Latte #1

‘Adaptogen’ is a key buzzword for 2017, as there’s a big focus in the superfood world on them, with other notable adaptogens being ashwagandha, chaga, reishi, cordyceps (one of the best things I’ve found recently for boosting energy, strength and endurance before exercise!) and ginseng. Adaptogens are just as the name suggests; they help theContinue reading “Anti Inflammatory + Adaptogenic Latte #1”

Instant Anti-Inflammatory Hot Chocolate (Vegan + Gluten Free)

If the cold weather recently has got you craving something warm and comforting, but you’re trying your best to stick to your January healthy eating plan, it may be difficult to find something that hits the spot! Until now…. This drink is tasty satisfying and warming, yet still contains incredibly healthy ingredients. Raw cacao is essentiallyContinue reading “Instant Anti-Inflammatory Hot Chocolate (Vegan + Gluten Free)”