Posts Tagged ‘Melbourne’

The benefits of massage when exercising

The benefits of massage when exercising With Remedial Massage Therapist, Tess Did you know that massage can help with exercise? It can be used to improve performance, speed recovery, improve conditioning and help maintain peak performance. Exercise is an incredibly important part of becoming and staying healthy, so how can we enhance those benefits? Below…

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Lactation Cookies

Lactation Cookies By Naturopath Sarah Makes 16 large cookies Ingredients 1 1/2 cup whole rolled oat ½ cup flaxseed meal 1/2 cup almond meal 2 ½ level tablespoon Brewers yeast 4 tablespoon chopped pepitas (pumpkin seeds) 1/4 cup stewed apples 1 cup desiccated coconut (sugar free) 2 tablespoon coconut oil melted 2 eggs Add a…

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Getting to know Tess

Q&A with our Remedial Massage Therapist, Tess Q1. Can you tell us where your journey began as a practitioner? From birth! I’ve been lucky enough to have two parents within the alternative health world. My Dad is a yoga teacher and Naturopath and my mum was an acupuncturist, both are incredibly passionate about being healthy in…

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Anti-inflammatory Pumpkin and Turmeric soup

Anti-inflammatory Pumpkin & Turmeric soup By Naturopath & Nutritionist Stephanie Gobbo Ingredients ½ Jap pumpkin diced  ½ Butternut pumpkin diced 1 large sweet potato diced  1 large brown onion chopped into large chunks  3 garlic cloves peeled  1 tin of organic coconut milk  500ml of organic vegetable stock 2 cups of beef bone broth 1…

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Gingerbread Latte

Georgie’s Gingerbread Latte 1 date, pitted⠀ 1/2 cup almond milk⠀ 2 tbsp coconut cream⠀ 1/4 tsp cinnamon⠀ 1cm knob of fresh ginger⠀ Pinch of nutmeg and cumin ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Blend ingredients together in a high powdered blender until there are no date chunks left. Transfer to a pot on the stove and heat until steam…

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Getting to know Georgie

Q&A with our Naturopath & Nutritionist, Georgie Q1. Can you tell us where your journey began as a practitioner? My journey as a practitioner began at 20 years old, when I was fortunate enough to experience a stay at Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat. While I would love to say I’ve always taken an interest in my health…

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What is Adrenal Fatigue?

What is Adrenal Fatigue? With Naturopath Sarah Stevens 1. What are adrenals? And what systems of the body do they control? The adrenal glands sit on our Kidneys and produce cortisol in response to stress and they play an important protective role against stressors and surviving ‘fight or flight’ situations such as running away from…

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Apricot and pistachio quinoa porridge

Apricot and pistachio quinoa porridge Created by Sarah Stevens Ingredients (Serves 4): 1 1/2 cups quinoa, rinsed, drained (see note) 1 1/2 cups nut milk 1/2 cup dried apricots, chopped 1/3 cup pistachio kernels, coarsely chopped 1 teaspoon of honey Method: Combine quinoa and 4 cups cold water in a saucepan over medium-high heat. Bring…

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Breastfeeding Tips for New Mums

Breastfeeding Tips for New Mums With Naturopath’s and Nutritionists Sarah and Stephanie Q1. Are there any foods that can assist with the production of milk? Sarah: Flaxseeds, fennel, fenugreek seeds, oats, avocado and eggs can all assist with the production of milk, so including these foods as part of your whole food diet can work wonders.…

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