At the start of 2022 I was in a food rut- I was bored with my food and unenthused for many reasons. Our eating habits changed in 2020 because of shortages, lack of time and not being able to rely on restaurants as much and then moving in 2021 put a wrench in things -… Continue reading Cocoa Matcha Energy Bites
It's finally pumpkin spice season! You'll love how delicious and comforting your home smells when this granola is in the oven. Plus, the added anti-inflammatory benefits of turmeric and hormone balancing seeds are a bonus. Granola is plant based, vegan and can be gluten free if you use gluten free oats. Turmeric & Pumpkin Spice… Continue reading Turmeric & Pumpkin Spice Granola
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) can impact many aspects of a woman’s health, from her moods, her weight, to her chances of conception. This surprisingly common condition can be difficult to diagnose and treat. That’s partly because conventional medicine practices are often geared towards tackling the symptoms without truly getting to the underlying reasons. Natural treatments for PCOS address this frustrating condition from all angles, addressing the whole system with a special focus on the root cause.
The week before your period, it’s not unusual for many women to experience an unwanted transformation from Doctor Jekyll to Ms. Hyde. As our hormones shift, some of us will fall apart into sensitive sleep-deprived puddles. Other simmering souls will find themselves raging without warning. Then there are the mopey bloated hermits who will choose to wrap themselves in a blanket and binge-watch Netflix until Aunt Flow takes a hike.
Hormonal health is all about balance - but achieving the right balance can be a challenge, particularly for women at midlife. One of the most striking examples of this dynamic is found in women whose estrogen and progesterone balance is off kilter.