Category: STRESS MANAGEMENT

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Adrenal Fatigue – Fact or Fiction?

What is it? The term “adrenal fatigue” is used to explain a group of symptoms that are said to occur in people who are under long-term mental, emotional, or physical stress – the fact however is this – there is NO SCIENTIFIC PROOF to support Adrenal Fatigue as a true or documented medical condition! Supporters of the adrenal fatigue “theory” say that you may … Read More Adrenal Fatigue – Fact or Fiction?

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5-HTP – and 5 Science Backed Benefits of Using It

Back in 2011 I was feeling flat! Like my mojo had gone MIA. I instinctively knew that my body was lacking certain nutrients, and after speaking with a Naturopath friend of mine about the possibilities, she suggested that I look into a range of supplements. One of which was 5-HTP!

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Brain Dump! Why you should keep a Journal + 3 Tips to get started!

Why should you keep a journal? There are plenty of reasons to keep one for yourself. Perhaps you’ve wanted to get started with your own journal, but never found time, or aren’t sure what to write about. Here are 3 Tips to get you started.

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Health & Wellness – for Business Owners

I’ve learned the hard way that our business is only as healthy as we are! We take on many roles – in our business, in our families and in our social life. We say yes to all sorts of requests and opportunities… BUT it’s important to remember that we are also the designer and CEO of our own life.  We need to pause often and check-in … Read More Health & Wellness – for Business Owners

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The “Secret” to my 20kg Weight Loss & Living a Healthier Life Revealed

We’re bombarded daily with so much information about losing weight! Which “diet” you should follow! What “workout/s” you should be doing, and how often you should be doing it! It’s a full-time job just working out what’s right, what’s wrong – and more importantly what will work for you! But there is a ONE BIG SECRET, and honestly, it’s not rocket science. I’m going to … Read More The “Secret” to my 20kg Weight Loss & Living a Healthier Life Revealed

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5 Ways to Invest in a Healthier, more Natural Lifestyle

As I’ve gotten older, I’ve come to realise that a more natural lifestyle goes way beyond just eating your veggies and has a gone a long way to improve my health and wellness. From household cleaners to your favorite beauty products, we’re surrounded by products that aren’t ideal for optimal health. Thanks to a lot of research, and some trial and error, I’ve managed to … Read More 5 Ways to Invest in a Healthier, more Natural Lifestyle

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Mermaid Blend

Get your Mermaid on this Summer, with this fresh and relaxing blend using doTERRA Essential Oils…

STRESS & HORMONES! How they impact our weight – and what we can do about it!

Recently I was invited to do a Facebook Live video presentation for a local group – What’s On In Our Backyard. The topic was “STRESS & HORMONES! How they impact your weight – and what we can do about it!” It got the attention of over 2000 people on Facebook, and I’ve been contacted by a number of people for more information and help, so … Read More STRESS & HORMONES! How they impact our weight – and what we can do about it!

Bullying or Narcissistic Personality Disorder – and what’s the difference?

A person with Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) displays patterns of deviant behaviour that can create carnage for those around them. NPD is NOT widely known or understood, and is often not diagnosed medically or psychologically, so the narcissistic behaviour often goes undetected – and the victim’s plight remains unrecognised! Narcissistic Victim Syndrome is abuse/bullying that has been caused by someone with this personality disorder, and victims tend to only seek help … Read More Bullying or Narcissistic Personality Disorder – and what’s the difference?

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To Give a F*^k, or NOT to Give a F*^k – that is the question!

WARNING! BUCKLE UP PEOPLE – THERE’S COLOURFUL LANGUAGE AHEAD! I became very well aware back in my 30’s that I apparently cared just a bit too much! Cared too much about what people felt, what they thought – about me and everything else, what bothered them, what other people thought, said and did to them/about them. I gave a F*^K about EVERY FUCKING THING – and more … Read More To Give a F*^k, or NOT to Give a F*^k – that is the question!

Getting Real About Depression! Lifestyle -v- Clinical Depression…there is a difference!

Society has become increasingly keen to put a label on just above everything these days, and not least of all in the area of Mental Health! As October is Mental Health Awareness Month, I wanted to share my thoughts and experiences to bring a little more clarity, REALITY and a fresh perspective to the subject of Anxiety, Stress and Depression…and to the “labelling” of people who … Read More Getting Real About Depression! Lifestyle -v- Clinical Depression…there is a difference!

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5 Quick & Easy Ways to Love Yourself Silly!

SELF LOVE – is it a luxury or a necessity? Is it self indulgent or an act of kindness? In my book, it is ABSOLUTELY 100% ESSENTIAL and is and is one of my Non-Negotiables! So what is SELF LOVE? Simply put, it is the act of paying attention to yourself, to your self worth, your sanity, your personal freedom – even if for only 15 – 20 … Read More 5 Quick & Easy Ways to Love Yourself Silly!