The Everyday Diet, The Everyday Problem?

I have previously blogged about my interest in nutrition. As I continue to develop my knowledge, both through reading various books and working through my nutrition course I can feel myself becoming both more knowledgeable and more confused. It is no wonder many don’t know what to do for the best when it comes to…

Veganuary 🌱

This January I committed to the increasingly popular ‘Veganuary’ . My reasons for doing so were varied. I have previously blogged about moving towards a more plant based diet as a way of managing my RA and I have always had an interest and awareness around the sustainability of our planet. Veganuary felt like a…

Your Illness, Your Journey, Your Life

Being diagnosed with an illness is hard, it is the unknown. You go from being healthy to labelled overnight. Okay, so it isn’t exactly overnight. You often live with symptoms for a long time before formal diagnosis, years for some people. Rheumatoid Arthritis and other autoimmune illnesses are often misdiagnosed or dismissed in the early…

Learning acceptance through yoga

One of the hardest things I have found when it comes to living with Rheumatoid Arthritis is the disconnection between your mind and body. It has at times felt like my mind and body were pulling in different directions. Some days my mind is raring to go, ready to take on the world but my…