Beat the Bloat

As well as the parties, presents and more parties, at Christmas there seems to be the feeling that we have to eat and drink all we see! While it is nice to enjoy festive food and the odd tipple, going mad at the buffet table isn’t great for your waistline, …

Make vegan food swaps the delicious way

With more and more people turning to a plant-based diet and lifestyle, we have had a look at some easy swaps that you can make which will make you feel good and help the environment too. Nut butter not real butter Nut butters are full of much-needed fibre and protein …

Boost your immune system the superfood way

With schools back, X-Factor on the TV and a nip in the air, it is only a matter of time before those pesky colds and coughs start to come our way. We all know that keeping warm, washing our hands and taking a vitamin supplement can help us to be …

Kitchen cupboard essentials

We know that cooking wholesome meals at home, from scratch, is good for us, but sometimes you go to the cupboard, and well it is bare and calling for a take-away seems like the easiest option. Easy yes, healthy no and cost-effective, definitely not. By simply stocking up on the …

Why we love avocados

Whilst relatively high in fat and calories, avocados are one the best foods you can eat. Not only are they delicious but they are also jam-packed with nutrients like Vitamin E, iron, potassium and niacin. Native of Central America, the main varieties of avocado include: The Hass with a thick, …

Spring smoothies

With the nights becoming lighter, the sun a little brighter, and foods fresher than ever, what better time to start making smoothies than now? Whilst it isn’t quite bikini weather, spring is in the air and it is time to ditch piping hot porridge and hearty soups and start to …