Fear and living with the burden of a virus.
Three years and counting…

Three years and counting…

For me, the 14th of February is not about Valentine’s Day.  For me, this is the day that I first opened my clinic three years ago, in Pakington St, Geelong West.  I had worked before this, obviously.  I had been…

Losing weight by eating real food the Ultra Lite way.
Discipline, healthy habits and routine:

Discipline, healthy habits and routine:

What is it about January that makes us behave like we are on a permanent weekend?  I know it’s not just me – all of my patients who came in this month have been the same: socialising, sleeping in, having…

Willpower, New Years Resolutions and other forms of self control.
Detox is not a dirty word.. Living clean for October.

Detox is not a dirty word.. Living clean for October.

I actually rarely use the term “detoxification” these day, in preference for recognising our body’s ability to clear itself from toxins, without defined need for additional clearance.  That being the case, I am running a month of “Spring Cleaning” which…

Recipe:  Seed Crisps

Recipe: Seed Crisps

I took these biscuits recently on a 35km walk with friends.  Being as they were universally popular (including with those on an elimination diet, the vegetarian, the low carber, AND my kids), so figured the recipe well worth sharing.  Great…

Ego and Economics vs Health

Ego and Economics vs Health

In my work as a Naturopath, my role is to help educate and support my clients to achieve good health. I support their own work with diet and lifestyle, by supplementing with nutrients and herbs, if appropriate, and only for…

Chocolate…

Chocolate…

It’s Easter, and there is more chocolate in every aisle of the supermarket than ever before. So, if your naturopath is going to give you permission to have some chocolate over the Easter weekend, what is least likely to be…

My relationship with my clients

My relationship with my clients

I have been servicing people in need of help for over 30 years. I have worked as a naturopath and remedial massage therapist for around 17 years, and before that, I used to work in the financial markets, in sales,…