Mental Health | Guilt

I am a very emotional person. I will cry my heart out watching a movie (the characters literally take me on their journey, I feel every emotion they feel), hearing a story about something sad, watching something people innocently share on Facebook about some kind of cruelty that I can’t take my eyes off despite…

Reflexology

I recently had my first reflexology treatment with the wonderful Clare at Caversham Holistics and I wanted to share my experience with you ❤ I didn’t really know much about reflexology before my visit with Clare but I’ve heard such good things about it, I wanted to try it for myself. I truly believe in the…

The Health Benefits of Drinking Matcha Tea

Most of us know that there are huge benefits to drinking green tea but there is a newer and better way of drinking this green tea that has so many more health benefits; MATCHA powder. What is the difference between green tea and matcha powder? They are actually both made of the same plant; Camellia Sinensis…

Massage – The History & Benefits

Many thanks to Wendy Rooke of Rooke Holistic Therapy for this wonderful guest post, teaching us about the history and benefits of massage… and that reminds me… I’m definitely long overdue one! 😉 Massage: Tried and Tested Over Millennia Massage is the manipulation of the soft tissues of the body, particularly the muscles, for the…

Counting Calories – My Experience

A couple of years ago, I started using a popular calorie tracker out of curiosity and with a view to keeping on top of my calorie intake. I didn’t particularly have any goals as such, my diet was pretty healthy and I exercised regularly but I’d heard of this app and I thought I’d give…

Food is Fuel

Food is fuel… we hear that all the time but do we really take the time to think about what it means? To me it means that everything I eat should be feeding my body with all the nutrients it needs to be able to function at it’s best. It’s about choosing premium nutrition over processed…

The Importance of Drinking Water

I am always telling people to drink more water…these days with our busy lifestyles and hectic days, it’s hard to remember to carry water with you but it really is so important. This picture perfectly demonstrates where in our bodies water is used and what for. Many people don’t realise just how much of our…