Can cooking actually help your mental wellbeing?

By now, chances are you have heard about the impact nutrition can have on your mental wellbeing. If you’re not too sure why that is, quick overview is: Our gut is directly linked to our brain through the vagus nerve and we now know that this allows communication in BOTH DIRECTIONS! Our gut microbiome sends…

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How I tried (and failed) to eat ‘plastic free’

Yesterday was apparently ‘National Plastic Bag Free Day’ and because I love a challenge I decided that not only will I ditch the plastic bags (because they actually got ditched a little while a go), I would also ditch eating anything that came in plastic! So I think the first thing to note here is…

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3 breakfast ideas that won’t make you late for work!

3 simple breakfast ideas that won’t make you late for work!

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Happy ‘Eat what you want day!’

Yes you heard me! There is an actual national day for eating what you want… If you really think about it, it seems such a shame that we have got to the point where food restriction, dieting and eating has so many rules that we need a day just to relax from that! As somewhat…

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Is sugar making you anxious?

40% of the UK population are either anxious or depressed… 40%!! Now there are obviously lots of different reasons why someone can become anxious but could what you are eating really impact anxiety levels too?? If we take a deeper look at sugar and its effects on our body I would say it is pretty…

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