Laughter is the best medicine :)

Over the years I’ve heard people say that laughter is the best medicine! Studies have shown laughter can indeed contribute to our health in many ways. I have some great memories with my family, rolling on the floor or bending over with so much laughter that I couldn’t breathe and I was going to wet…

Gut Health, 7 warning signs

Your gut health is so important, 60-80 percent of your immune system lives inside your gut. The gut is a complex, evenly balanced system of good and bad bacteria. An imbalance in gut health has been linked to many conditions such as diabetes, hormonal imbalances, auto-immune diseases, anxiety and depression and even skin-related issues, such…

Olive Leaf, the powerful extract fighting disease

The oldest olive tree in the world is located in Greece and is reported to be over 2000 years old. That must be one hearty tree, surviving all of those years, the average olive tree lives to about 500 years or more. The olive tree is naturally rich in healthy compounds, the small fruit produced…

Grow your food, grow your health

One of the fondest memories I have of my nana was visiting her on a weekly basis and being shown her magical garden which looked more like a farmers market. There was always something new depending on the season, rows of endless zucchinis, tomatoes, carrots, beans growing up the lattice wall tied with her stockings…

Healthy Bread Buckwheat and Chia

I picked up this recipe a couple of years ago off the internet, I unfortunately can’t remember where I got it so I can’t give credit but it’s worth a shout out to the creator 😀 If you’re out there THANK YOU x I added the flax seeds which gives it a real nutty edge….

Hemp the magical seed

Hemp seeds, are a strain of the Cannabis sativa plant species but are a different variety. They only contain minimal amounts of THC, the famous compound in marijuana. If you’re thinking of buying a bag of Hemp protein powder and baking some Hemp cookies to get high go for it, but you’ll only get the…

Brazil Nut Benefits

The Brazil Nut is a nutrient dense nut that comes from the Brazil tree in South America. Brazil nuts are one of the healthiest nuts due to their high content of selenium levels. Selenium is an essential mineral which must be obtained through diet. It is found in water and some foods. Selenium has been…

Autoimmune Disease

Autoimmune diseases are caused by an overactive immune system. The diseases are caused when the immune system mistakenly attacks your own bodies healthy cells by releasing an over production of antibodies.    Immune deficiency diseases decrease the body’s ability to fight invaders, causing vulnerability to infections. More than over 80 types of auto immune disease have…