Tag: wholefoods

Gut health for beginners

Gut health for beginners

Gut health is talked about a lot these days. But what exactly does that mean? What is a healthy gut? WHAT IS THE GUT? Let’s start at the beginning. The “gut” refers to your digestive system, the gastrointestinal tract. The gastrointestinal tract is a long, continuous tube running from your mouth to your anus. It …

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bulk cooking saves you time and energy. Tips from Akeso Health

Bulk Cooking – Why is it helpful?

Bulk cooking is what people with large crowds or families do, right? When I say bulk cooking, do you think of a giant 10 litre pot on the stove or eating the same meal 7 nights in a row? It really isn’t like this and suits all sizes of families and lifestyles. Let me walk …

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healthy snacking questions to ask yourself

5 questions for healthy snacking

Your meals are healthy and you’re moving your body regularly, but you’re not achieving your health goals, is it because you’re not practising healthy snacking? Snacking, especially un-healthy snacking can creep in and get in the way of what you’re trying to achieve. Maybe you’re thinking, it isn’t much, or it’s only an occasional thing…but …

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Meal Planning Tips for Busy Mums

Meal Planning for Busy Mums

…or how meal planning helps you stay on track with your health goals. If you’re anything like me, your schedule is jam-packed. Days fly by and you often wonder how you’ll get everything on your ‘To Do’ list done. Sound familiar? Being busy on a regular basis (errr, daily!) can make it tough to maintain …

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vegetables and dollar signs

Budget friendly whole foods eating for families

Last blog I talked about what healthy eating is, which is all well and good, but how do we make this budget friendly? So here I am, ready to share how we eat a healthy, whole foods budget friendly diet. One of the most common reasons I hear from people for not eating as healthy …

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Healthy Burger

Healthy Decisions When You’re Out

Healthy eating at home is one thing. It’s easier when you’re in control of what’s available, but eating out, especially while traveling, can sometimes put a strain on our healthy eating habits.  Travel and meals out are a part of modern life — and quite enjoyable, don’t you think?! (Maybe not so much with toddlers …

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Gut-healing jelly

Gut-healing jellies

Kids love jelly! Adults love jelly! Your gut loves jelly when it is gut-healing jelly! I don’t love the packet jelly available in the shop – it is full of sugar or artificial sweeteners, colours, flavours and preservatives. These have such a negative effect on us all, but kids are usually more susceptible to these …

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