The Re-Energiser Mini One Day Detox

My lovely friend Nikki is a little fountain of knowledge when it comes to leading a gorgeous healthy life.  A while ago she emailed me about a Re-Energising Mini One Day Detox she was planning telling me that she decided to do the detox because she had been feeling really sluggish and tired, she had [...]

100 Healthy Days – And So It Begins

Today is Day 2 of 100 Healthy Days.  If you have read my blog previously you will probably know that I am a total sugar addict, adore carbs and live for cheese.  Anything that your not supposed to eat on a healthy diet, I am totally and irrevocably in love with.  And its true love, [...]

The Bourne Diagnosis – Nicola B & the Big C

I knew that I had cancer.  I had a strong inner feeling and I knew.  I was experiencing textbook symptoms and had a basic knowledge based on a strong family history - my mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandfather all died from Bowel Cancer at 'young' ages.  Even so, getting diagnosed was not as easy as it should [...]

Spring Health & Beauty Tip 24 – Super Smoothie

Love a Super Smoothie Spring Health & Beauty Tip 24 - Super Smoothies I love a smoothie.  I just love imagining my cells being flooded with goodness as I drink them.  So yummy and the fruit helps settle my sweet-tooth as well. My real tip though is use Coconut Water in place of Milk.  Great [...]

Spring Health & Beauty Tip 20 – Savoury Biscuits

Little bite size of yummy Spring Health & Beauty Tip 20 - Savoury Biscuits This is a slight variation on some savoury biscuits that I found on the internet.  I basically have added ground oats and Linwoods amazing Super Foods mix of Milled Flax, Sunflower, Pumpkin, Sesame Seeds & Goji Berry mix and reduced the sugar to [...]

The Many Emotions Of Cancer

Cancer is obviously an emotional roller coaster.  Not only for the person with cancer but for the people around them as well.  When you have cancer, some of the emotions you experience are one's that everyone expects you to have - feelings like anger, sorrow, fear and a general feeling of being over-whelmed or worn-out with [...]

Spring Health & Beauty Tip 12 – Drink Tea

Time for Tea Spring Health & Beauty Tip 12 - Drink Tea There is now scientific proof that drinking tea is good for you! According to scientists at University College London a cup of tea reduces levels of cortisol (the stress hormone) and according to a study by Kings College London, drinking 4 cups of [...]

Spring Health & Beauty Tip 10 – Sleep Well

Sleep in Heavenly Peace Spring Health & Beauty Tip 10 - Sleep Well Everyone needs a good night sleep.  Its not just the actual missing of sleep that is tricky, its the knock on effect that loss of sleep has.  Feeling tired, not thinking straight and if you are anything like me, seriously over-emotional when [...]

Spring Health & Beauty Tip 5 – Clean Banana Pancake

Be warned, once you try this recipe, you will not be able to stop eating them! Spring Health & Beauty Tip 5 - 'Clean' Banana Pancake Easiest recipe ever! Take one large banana and two eggs. Mash the banana Whisk the eggs Mix the banana and eggs together Cook like a pancake And that's it! [...]

Spring Health & Beauty Tip 4

Help your body to rest, relax and revive Spring Health & Beauty Tip 4 - Work Your Solar Plexus The solar plexus is a network of nerves that is situated directly behind the stomach in the body.  Its function is a nerve centre for the abdominal area.  It is like a personal power centre, and is [...]