6 WAYS YOU CAN MANAGE YOUR SUGAR CRAVINGS

  The last post I did on why sugar is not good for your body  elicited a lot of interest and questions from people on whether there are ways to manage sugar cravings in a healthy manner. Before I explore ways of how to manage sugar cravings I thought I should mention a hard and…

WHY GO ORGANIC ?HERE ARE 7 REALLY GOOD REASONS

If you follow the Organic Farmers Market in Nairobi which I have for a couple of years,you may have noticed that  there are now more places where they have organized for Kenyans to buy organic food as well as more  vendors,  which means there has been an increase in the demand for organic food from…

4 SIMPLE WAYS YOU CAN LIVE MORE HEALTHY

  Having listened to a lot of people share the challenges that come with losing weight or making a healthier choice of what they put into their bodies,I do find that a lot of them have the mistaken belief that to live healthy is somehow more expensive. It is not. It is also interesting to…

HOW TO PREPARE HEALTHY SNACKS FOR YOUR CHILDREN

A woman wields the  greatest  power over her household as she determines what gets eaten in her house ,she determines how healthy her family will be and most of us forget the power we have.You solely can  set the course over what kind of eating habits your children will carry with them through out their…

WHATS IN YOUR CUP OF TEA ?

“Black or white?”is a question increasingly being asked when you walk into a restaurant and ask for tea. Black is what it sounds like black tea while white is if you would like  a dash or two or three of milk. Tea holds a special place in Kenyan households and hearts,it is the drink of…

IF YOU REALLY HAVE TO DRINK……

    After having been to a couple of places where people take  adult beverages and where I spend a lot of time people watching I have been  struck by a few things. There are more people drink than are consuming food. And women are drinking nearly as much or more than men are (sometimes…

YOUR CHILD’S NUTRITION:THE BUILDING BLOCKS

  If you were to ask my children what would make a perfect way of spending the weekend if left to themselves,it would be to sit in front of the TV for most of the day . Do you know other children that are like mine ? Being a parent,I get my greatest joy by…

DO YOU KNOW YOUR GAP?IT’S WHERE EVERYTHING HAPPENS

What do you do when you have tried every diet on the planet,even your friends diets and still have not lost weight? What do you do when the diet and lifestyle you started in January does not work in February? What do you do when going to the gym becomes a drag and you have…

TURN UP THE HEAT ON YOUR METABOLISM

“What do you do when you metabolism is slow and you want to increase it ?” One of the surest way to increase your metabolism is through exercise. Burn more calories by burning  (pun intended) the soles off your gym shoes is a sure fire way to lose weight. A slow metabolism may be due…

MAKING YOUR DAY AT THE SPA COUNT

“One of the secrets to a happy life is giving yourself continuous small treats.” The other day my  girlfriends  took me out for a treat,a day at some swanky spa at an address in Upperhill. To be honest I have never gone to a spa ,never thought it was necessary but hey there is always…

A NUTRITION DISRUPTION

Eating healthy is a form of self love,only you can give it to yourself. When you make up your mind to start eating healthy,the most difficult hurdle you will have to get over everyday is the hurdle of staying motivated to eat healthy. Eating healthy is a lifestyle decision that will not be solved by…