It's not you, it's the diet.

Ever started a diet on Monday only to end up at the pub on Friday night eating burgers and drinking beers with mates, feeling terribly guilty on Saturday, blame your self control for ‘falling off the band wagon’ on Sunday and then start…

What if weight loss wasn't the goal?

So, we’ve been told forever to focus on weight loss as a goal to improve health, what if we told you there is another way to be healthy that doesn't involve weight loss?? There's actually a huge amount of growing science that says instead…

Why’d you have to go and make [health] things so complicated?

Health is really bloody complex, but what we do know is that being healthy is more than just being physically well. Health is made up of our physical, mental, spiritual, environmental & social wellbeing. All of equal importance but not all…

Feel all the food feels

When we really think about it, we trust and listen to our bodies for SO many things- when we’re cold, we search for a jumper or put the heater on, when we need to go to the toilet, we take ourselves to the bathroom, but when it comes to food,…

Permission to play with your food

Today, we‘re giving you unconditional permission to play with your food, sort of. We’d like to invite you to join us in a Mindful Eating exercise. Tell me more you ask? Ever started a pack of Tim Tams in front of the TV only to realise half…

Amazing Women.

It makes us genuinely devastated to observe the huge amount of pressure and unrealistic expectations we see women putting on themselves and food. No wonder really, as society keeps telling us everything we AREN'T: "aren't 'slim' enough", "aren't…

The Power of Gratitude

Gratitude. There is science that shows if we do something like keep a gratitude diary (a book where we may write down things that we are grateful for), that after 30 days we can literally start to re-wire the neural pathways in our brain. …

Mindful eating exercise

You’ll need a quiet place, a seat and a piece of chocolate (or any food really, as long as it’s a food you enjoy). 1. Put the chocolate in the palm of your hand, look at it like you've never seen it before! Be curious, notice the shape,…

The Magic of Mindful Eating

Time for some truth serum... Do you eat lunch at your desk? Eat dinner in front of the TV? Snack while scrolling through your social media feed? Eating well isn't just about what we eat, it's about tapping into our senses and really listening…

Eight beyond simple ways of adding some variety

Variety is the spice of life right? Studies actually show that people who eat a wide variety of food are healthier, live longer and have reduced risk of developing illnesses such as heart disease, cancer and diabetes. Here are some beyond simple…