Wild Garlic Pesto

Every Spring we move back into our outside home. Living in caravans we spend a lot of our time cooking on fires outside and using as much natural, free food as we can. Living a semi outdoor lifestyle is made all the more exciting when the wild garlic starts appearing in abundance in woodlands and along road sides. With … Continue reading Wild Garlic Pesto

California diaries

I have been in California for what will be nearly two months, travelling with my boyfriend in our 1969 Econoline E Series van. With a certain secret project underway this is the perfect place for some inspiration, new foodie discoveries and some time out. I was last in California 2 years ago and loved the … Continue reading California diaries

Manage PMS naturally

I have since recorded and studied my own experiences and applied nutritional knowledge, research and experimentation (and to my boyfriends relief) can now happily manage and avoid PMS for good! When I used to be on the pill I would think nothing of getting my period. I would happily strut about my normal, everyday life, … Continue reading Manage PMS naturally

Natural Beauty

Where you can, try to buy organic so you eliminate the negative influence of toxins and chemicals that will promote the damage casued by free radicals leading to premature ageing and disease They say beauty is only skin deep. Well actually it’s much deeper than that. Flicking through a popular magazine at a friend’s house I couldn’t believe the … Continue reading Natural Beauty

Label free life

Over the years of working with both mental health and nutrition, labelling has often raised its ugly head. In mental health a diagnosis can be a helpful thing that provides comfort and a method of treatment. In other circumstances labelling can be self-limiting, discriminating and oppressive. After studying nutrition and life coaching, the detrimental effects of … Continue reading Label free life

Meat in the media

All processed and un natural foods, if consumed in high quantities or on a regular basis cause our body to draw vitamins and minerals from elsewhere Have you noticed the increasingly popular use of the word veganism, the media push for ‘meat free Monday’, and the ongoing battle of protein versus carbohydrates? One minute bacon … Continue reading Meat in the media