From the minute these dark and mysterious potatoes were handed to me by the resident Peninsula Herbal Dispensary garden guru, Amy; my brain immediately went to the much-loved classic – potato salad. This one has a Mediterranean twist and is great served on its own or as part of a meal.  If you’ve never roasted […]

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1. Hydrate!!! Ever had a headache from dehydration? You have experienced the effects of a dehydrated brain which can increase fatigue and pain sensitivity and reduce cognitive function and mood. A good rule of thumb for water intake for adults is 35mls per kilogram of body weight eg. a 60kg adult requires 2.1 litres of water […]

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I’ve just finished The 4 Pillar Plan by Dr Rangan Chatterjee and really enjoyed it. A quick and easy read, chock-full of useful and common-sense lifestyle advice and adjustments that take relatively little effort for big reward – what we’re all looking for, right? As someone that drones on about this sort of stuff for […]

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Peri menopause is considered the period of time before menopause starts, prior to the cessation of periods for 12 consecutive months (menopause). For some women, peri menopause can come on gradually and mostly go unnoticed, whilst for others this may be quite a challenging time.  The average length of time for peri menopause is approximately 4 […]

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