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How Blood Sugar Affects a Child’s Behaviour

Kids often go wild after hours of eating sweets, candy and cake, and then they can be really grumpy later when you take them home? Of course, there are other factors that play a part in a child’s mood day to day, but their blood sugar plays a huge part.

My Journey with Hashimotos: Part One

My postpartum weight loss suddenly reached a plateau and I was gaining instead of losing weight. My hair began falling out in handfuls, blocking the drains and covering the floor. I felt constantly anxious and a sickening tiredness overcame me that no amount of sleep could relieve.

Apple Spice Muffins

My kids love baking.  Most parents I speak to tell me their kids love baking. Even picky eaters love baking, I wonder why that is?  Kids are naturally curious and love to explore colours and textures, even smells. They might not be as adventurous when it comes to tasting new things but that’s okay. They almost always will, on their own terms. Especially when they feel free and safe to explore.  Getting my kids involved… Read More »Apple Spice Muffins

Five Ways to Manage Blood Sugar All Day

In this post, I’ve highlighted five easy but effective ways to manage blood sugar all day. Incorporating these things into your day will help to avoid energy crashes and keep you feeling stable.

Vegan Spinach & Wild Garlic Pesto

If there is one smell that brings back happy memories of my childhood, it’s the smell of wild garlic. It grows in abundance along the road by my childhood home and always reminds me of Spring. Wild garlic works brilliantly in soups and salads. It makes an amazing pesto and, during Spring, is one of the most versatile condiments in my kitchen. Pesto isn’t just for pasta, however. It also makes an amazing dip for… Read More »Vegan Spinach & Wild Garlic Pesto

Make-Ahead Protein Pancakes

Pancakes are a staple in my house. With endless possibilities to add multiple nutrient-dense ingredients, they can make a nutritiously-complete meal.

Green Protein Smoothie

This smoothie is my go-to option on weekdays when we’re rushing to get out the door and I don’t have time to sit down and eat.

The Importance of Sleep and How to Get More

Sleep is vitally important for health but many of us aren’t getting nearly as much as we need. The years of raising young children can result in endless hours of lost sleep, a realisation that used to terrify me when I thought about my health. Not all children are bad sleepers from birth, but my first born certainly was. For the first two years of his life, he’d wake multiple times in the night, sometimes… Read More »The Importance of Sleep and How to Get More

Five Reasons to Try Veganuary

Veganuary 2020 is set to be bigger than ever with over 350,000 people proposing to take part.

Here are five reasons to give it a try….

Are You Affected by Autoimmunity?

I’ve been working for many months of this year on a new E-Book I’m thrilled to finally announce; The Ultimate AIP Roadmap, a Comprehensive Beginners Guide to Navigating Your Way Around the Autoimmune Protocol.