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Be Prepared!

Be Prepared!

December 6th, 2019 | Posted in Recipes

Christmas is a time of celebration, togetherness, cosiness and fun. A time away from the usual routines and rules of everyday life. However, if you are the one hosting and cooking it may be a high ...

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Food and Mood

Food and Mood

November 26th, 2019 | Posted in Info

Evidence is growing for the relationship between nutritional deficiencies, diet quality and mental health, and for the use of dietary changes and nutritional supplements to improve mental well being ...

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Microbiome and Mood

Microbiome and Mood

November 18th, 2019 | Posted in Info

The gut microbiome is a complex ecosystem of organisms comprising bacteria, yeasts, fungi, viruses and protozoans that live in our digestive system. These organisms are vital for breaking down food ...

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Winter Blues

Winter Blues

November 12th, 2019 | Posted in Info

As the nights get longer and the temperatures and opportunities to be outside reduce many people start to feel blue. For some people this is more serious and the shorter days lead to depression or ...

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Autumn Recipes

Autumn Recipes

October 28th, 2019 | Posted in Recipes

If you’ve read the blog post on The Benefits of Seasonal Eating and seen our Seasonal Eating Calendar you’ll be excited about eating locally grown, seasonal foods. Autumn is a wonderful time of ...

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Seasonal Eating Calendar

Seasonal Eating Calendar

October 21st, 2019 | Posted in Info

If you have read the blog post on The Benefits of Seasonal Eating you’ll know that eating foods when they are in season is good for health, flavour and the planet. Seasonal foods vary depending on ...

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The Benefits of Seasonal Eating

The Benefits of Seasonal Eating

October 14th, 2019 | Posted in Info

We live in a world that is almost completely cut off from the turning of the world around the sun. We are cocooned in houses and offices that remain at a constant temperature all year round. If the ...

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Essential Oils

Essential Oils

September 23rd, 2019 | Posted in Info

Essential oils are widely available and have many useful properties. They are powerful so should be used with care. In general they should be diluted in a carrier oil before applying to the skin. See ...

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Supplements for the Home Medicine Kit

Supplements for the Home Medicine Kit

September 16th, 2019 | Posted in Info

During times of illness or injury the body’s need for certain nutrients increases. Sometimes absorption is decreased and the appetite may wane. This is where supplements can be invaluable in making ...

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Home Medicine Kit

Home Medicine Kit

September 9th, 2019 | Posted in Info

Home Remedies Nowadays, as a society, we are largely dependent on doctors, surgeons or complementary therapists for our health care. But this wasn’t always the case. Not so long ago most ...

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