Part II: Pregnancy Nutrition
I feel like pregnancy nutrition is the one thing everyone will be curious about. And it is something I will speak openly and honestly about, because I believe transparency is so important! As everyone knows, there are three trimesters to pregnancy. So I’m going to break this blog post down into trimesters, as mine were […]
Part I: Pre-natal Nutrition
As my subscribers know, I welcomed my first baby five months ago (side note; you should totally subscribe just click here). Let me tell you it’s been a whirlwind. But more on that later. I thought I’d go through my pre-natal nutrition, post-natal and life now five months on. Pre and post natal nutrition is […]
Are your portion sizes growing?
Portion sizes are one of the areas many people can start with when it comes to achieving their health goals. We are all guilty of overeating. Myself included. When food is delicious we override our innate bodily system. We don’t allow our hormones enough time to communicate with our brain and therefore we can over […]
Why I don’t like calorie tracker apps
There are many calorie tracker or kilojoule trackers available as apps nowadays. The premise behind them is you enter all of your personal information; weight, height, exercise, health goal (usually weight loss focused). The app then calculates your daily energy requirements based on what you have entered. Calories / kilojoules are the measure of energy […]
What’s your Christmas Tradition?
I feel like every family has a Christmas tradition. In our family, it is the Christmas pudding my mum makes every year. The pudding recipe is from my great grandmother and I’ve watched my mum make it for so many years, I hope one day it’s passed onto me. It involves soaking fruit in brandy […]
Why am I Always Bloated in the Afternoon?
It is not uncommon for me to hear clients say by the afternoon they’re bloated. They wake up with a flat stomach in the morning, then by 3pm their pants are tight and uncomfortable. If this also describes you, read on! Is bloating normal? Well it depends. The way our large intestine and microbiome function, […]