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14 Healthy Eating Habits that Keep me Feeling Good

Just to be clear up front, don't take these healthy eating habits as gospel. We are all unique and have our own needs. However, these are some of the eating habits that have helped me feel strong and healthy. And perhaps they can serve you well too. Check out the list below, and if inspired, perhaps try adding one of them to your healthy eating habits list. If you do, let...

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6 Ways I Practice Mindfulness and Enjoy Life More

Practising mindfulness was not part of my world years ago. I was way too 'busy' and stressed out to even think about actually slowing down and smelling the flowers. Ain't no time for mindfulness, I've got way too much to do today! When I was younger, I even remember my friend turning to me and saying "You're just like the White Rabbit in Alice in Wonderland. You're always in a rush"....

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How Smaller Steps can Help you Build Healthy Habits

Are there healthy habits that you're trying to build and it's just not working out? Perhaps you stick to your habit for a little while, but at some point you fall off the wagon and find it difficult to get back up again? I feel you, because I've been there. Especially when building my exercise habit. I fell on and off the wagon for years. But, no matter what healthy habits you're trying...

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Immune-Boosting Foods for Optimal Health

6 Simple and Powerful Immune-Boosting Foods to Eat Regularly

This immune-boosting foods post contains Affiliate Links, which means I may get a commission when you purchase a product. Please note: There is no extra cost for you, and, I only recommend products a genuinely approve and love. One of the most important things we can do for our health and wellbeing is to protect our immune system. And while there are plenty of other tips to share, today I'm focusing...

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12 Simple Steps to Improve your Health and Wellbeing

Many people put a lot of pressure on themselves to improve their health. They set big goals for themselves like never eat sugar again or lose 10 kg or exercise 5 days a week all year. Sound a little familiar? While it's great to be ambitious, setting big goals isn't always the right approach to achieving optimal and sustainable health. Often it's in taking small steps, one at a time, that can...

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What is a Health Coach and how can one help you?

Are you on a quest to live your happiest, healthiest life? Are you looking for more support in reaching your health and wellness goals? A Health Coach could be just what you need… I recently graduated as an Integrative Nutrition Health Coach. And, while I understand the immense value a Health Coach can offer, many people aren’t too familiar with what exactly a Health Coach is. And so, let’s start from the beginning… What is...

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7 Ways to Break Free of Sugar Cravings and Get Your Life Back

Are you battling sugar cravings? Sick of feeling like you have no will power when it comes to sugar? It’s everywhere… Cookies, soft drinks, ice cream, chocolates, sweets… pulling at you like a magnet from all directions. You try and resist the urge, but eventually, give in and find your hand back in the cookie packet. And, after your sugar fix, you feel weak and frustrated. Why can’t I control myself? What’s wrong with...

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6 Easy Smoothie Recipes to Kickstart your Day

I've never been much into smoothies, and have always preferred eating food whole. However, having a fresh smoothie for breakfast in the morning can be an easy and refreshing way to give your body a boost of nutrients. And so, I went on a morning smoothie journey, trying all kinds of mixes. What fun! After some experimenting, here are 6 of my favourite easy smoothie recipes. Try one or more...

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How to Make Homemade Sauerkraut

Sauerkraut, like other fermented foods, is great for gut health. And so, recently I decided to try and make my own at home. What fun! I thoroughly enjoyed the experimental process and found eating it freshly homemade so rewarding compared to store-bought. Sauerkraut is easy to make, highly nutritious, and can be enjoyed in many different ways, making it a great recipe to keep in your toolbox. I hope this post...

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A Beginner’s Guide to Gut Health

Are you interested in learning more about gut health? It's a fascinating topic, and an important one to read up on if you want to improve your overall health. As many experts say, your gut is your pathway to health...

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