Finding some relief for my IBS

Finding some relief for my IBS

If you are one of those that suffer from IBS or other digestive complaints, finding some relief from your symptoms can be the difference between having a day full of pain and discomfort and being able to feel relatively ‘normal’. In my last article I delved into some...
What is causing my IBS symptoms?

What is causing my IBS symptoms?

IBS or irritable bowel syndrome is experienced by up to 20% of the general population and it does affect more women than men. For those that experience IBS I don’t need to tell you how much it can impact your quality of life. And if you are like me it’s this impact on...
It’s that time of the year again…

It’s that time of the year again…

Its that time of the year again when we are called to reflect on the year that has been and set ourselves some resolutions for the year ahead. We are sometimes guilted into this by the self help movement. It feels almost like a should. And I believe anything that has...
Vulnerability

Vulnerability

“I define vulnerability as uncertainty, risk, and emotional exposure.”Brené Brown Brené Brown has been the champion for stepping into your vulnerability. I have listened to her books and at the time made me feel inspired to share more of myself. I did this in my...
Watermelon: Sun protection and muscle recovery

Watermelon: Sun protection and muscle recovery

I had planned this article (video) on Watermelon on Monday when we were having gorgeous warm weather here on the coast. It was 33c and I was sitting on the beach soaking up the rays. Ever since it’s been overcast and mid 20’s. Still I think with the warm weather...
Own Your Story

Own Your Story

Self acceptance. Self compassion. Self love. This is what it takes to experience true happiness.   We are constantly looking outward for self validation. Looking within is hard, uncomfortable and honestly most of us don’t know how to do it. Self reflection,...
Eat for happiness

Eat for happiness

With all the searching we are doing in our lives to find happiness; one of the best and simplest ways to do this is through what we eat. You can eat for happiness. Depression and anxiety are common diseases but they are not easy to treat however the food we use to...