Warming Ayurvedic Autumn Elixir (V-P/K+)

Ayurveda considers Autumn to have the qualities of rough, cold, dry, changeable, erratic, and brittle. We often take on some of these qualities during Autumn and Winter too, which can wreak havoc on the body and mind. In order to counteract these qualities, we can use various tools such as food and drink, herbs, movementContinue reading “Warming Ayurvedic Autumn Elixir (V-P/K+)”

Sattvic Snacks: Cardamom, Cashew & Chickpea Cookies

In a recent Yoga & Meditation workshop I hosted with my mother (a Yoga & meditation teacher herself, as well as a qualified hypnotherapist and all-around wise woman), we briefly spoke about how a Sattvic diet was traditionally used to aid in the practices of meditation. The word ‘sattvic’ means ‘pure’, and it’s often referredContinue reading “Sattvic Snacks: Cardamom, Cashew & Chickpea Cookies”