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green juice detox

Top tips for starting juicing…

Spring is definitely on its way so our retreat guests are asking about refreshing ways to eat well. The question of smoothies versus juicing usually arises and I’ve answered that on my blog here: Juice or Smoothie – which is best? As I recommend a green juice is great for reviving when the afternoon energy […]

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This Valentine’s Day, Love Yourself First

“Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives” Louise Hay. Valentine’s Day is an interesting time of the year for all of us. It’s that time of year when we seek validation from someone else to give us that feeling of love or completeness, to define our worthiness for love. Some of us are really happy yet […]

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Journaling

Express Yourself Through Words

“I can shake off everything as I write, my sorrows disappear, my courage is born.” ~ Anne Frank. Writing can be very therapeutic, even if you don’t string sentences together! Jotting down words and making lists can all help you remove the clutter from your mind! When I first started journalling, I felt like I […]

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Detox juice

Which juicer is best?

It’s that time of year when we want to be healthy again and our retreat guests always ask about tips for a healthier lifestyle. As such, the question of smoothies versus juicing often arises and I’ve answered that on my blog: Juice or Smoothie – which is best? This then leads to asking: What are […]

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journaling

A Time of Reflection

“Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.” ~ Søren Kierkegaard. As the year draws closer to the end, it is timely to reflect on the past twelve months. Our lives get so chaotic that we forget to reflect on the past year. Some people can’t wait to see the end […]

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cake vs salad

Listen to Your Body…

“No diet can substitute for the wisdom of your body.” Brooke Castillo. I am the first to admit that I have a sweet tooth! You name it, chocolate, cake, pudding, vanilla syrup in my latte’s, even fruit, I love anything sweet…………to be honest, why stop there; I also love starchy carbs, breads, pastries, pasta. I […]

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Jump for joy

Are you just existing or really living?

“To live is…..the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that’s all.” ~ Oscar Wilde. Do you feel like you are living in the rat race? During rush hour people move robotically from one destination to the next. Familiar surroundings tend to go unnoticed and we repeat it all again the next day like […]

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