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Mindset! The key to a successful attempt at anything is to really get in the mindset and be focused on how you want to feel/what you want to achieve. Focus all your energies on the new, not dwelling on the past. Focus on the exciting future ahead, not your current situation. Each day can be… View Article
11 Facts about our Low Carb Bread! Our Low Carb Sunflower & Linseed bread is packed full of seeds to create a nutrient dense loaf with a nutty taste. It’s not light and fluffy like typical white bread, so keeps you full all morning. Our fave serving suggestion is sliced thin and toasted crispy with… View Article
There’s no denying, our bodies were designed to move. Think back to when we were hunter gatherers – we were on our feet all day, and eating only the food that we caught/found (which was primarily meat & seeds/ plants). Today our lifestyles are typically WAY more sedentary. Especially if you are working in an… View Article
I never know what to call that week in between Christmas and New Years. Its like living in limbo for a few days. Left overs from Christmas are still hanging around, so we stretch out left over meats, toss out salads that have seen better days. 😂 We’re also winding up for New years celebrations.🎉🥂… View Article
6 Tips to make Low Carb Cocktails Living Low Carb does not mean that we have to give up the fun stuff, especially during party season. Here are 6 tips to help create a Low Carb Cocktail.   ❣️ Pure Spirits have 0 carbs e.g Whisky, Gin, Brandy, Vodka, Tequila – just add/ or order… View Article
What is the difference between Carbohydrates and Sugar? Sugar is a type of carbohydrate. Carbohydrate is a macronutrient present in a vast range of foods. There are many different carbohydrates; the major types are outlined below. Sugars are considered simple carbohydrates; they include fructose found naturally in fruit and lactose in milk. There are also… View Article
Not everyone enjoys the flavoured mineral water, and prefer something a little closer to ‘soft drinks’ We chose not to include the standard “Diet” drinks (Coke, Pepsi, Fanta, Sprite, Diet Rite drinks etc) as most people are aware of these. **Some of these include artificial sweeteners, we thought it is best to include ones with… View Article
How does Sugar affect Weight Loss? When metabolised by humans, all sugars deliver 17 kilojoules of energy per gram of sugar absorbed. The body has an immediate need for glucose for its various metabolic functions. When humans are active, this energy need increases and when rested, the energy need decreases. If the amount of sugar… View Article
Ever since my teens, I’ve had a love hate relationship with food (I’m sure I’m not the only one). Love being the fact that I love baking and entertaining, and I also love the huge positive benefit the right healthy foods can have on our bodies, minds and overall wellbeing. I believe we are here… View Article
How does sugar affect our mood? Have you noticed that when we spy sugar-based foods such as ice cream, cake, chocolate and sweets that our mouths begin to produce saliva in anticipation of eating it? Have you heard people refer to themselves as “emotional eaters” – where they eat to lift their mood? Do you… View Article