[GUEST POST] Meditation: Mind Your Mamma’s Story + Struggles

[GUEST POST] Meditation: Mind Your Mamma’s Story + Struggles

As I’m starting this month’s 7-day challenge of meditation this Sunday, May 21, I thought I’d get my friend, Sara Bussandri, who blogs over at Mind Your Mamma to guest post this week on her experiences with her meditation practice and struggles with it...

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Stomach Bloating: 7 Yoga Poses That Help

Stomach Bloating: 7 Yoga Poses That Help

Previously, I wrote about the foods that help and aggravate your stomach bloating symptoms. I had really positive feedback from it so I know many people are affected by it in some form or other (it’s also one of the most common symptoms I see in nutrition clinics). If you regularly feel bloated (once a week or more), talking to or working with a...

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Karma Surf Retreat - SUP & Yoga Holiday!

Karma Surf Retreat - SUP & Yoga Holiday!

I've just returned from a one-week holiday in Portugal - staying in a beautiful house in the mountains in Malveira da Serra, near Sintra, and heading to the beach everyday at Cascais. I'd gotten to the point where I was near a burnout - taking on project after project at work, and also heading to nutrition school in London every other weekend (while living in Amsterdam...

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What Are You Doing For YOU?

What Are You Doing For YOU?

Hola! Hope everyone is all settled into their groove in 2014 by now. Say what, it's FEBRUARY already?! Oo er, where did the time go? As always in January, friends joke that they avoid the gym as it tends to be packed with people who are on their "new year's resolution" kick to get fit. The gym-bunny regulars notice that it tends to get super packed the first few weeks, but...

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Health Booster For Auction

Health Booster For Auction

AMSTERDAMMERS!! My awesome friends at We Are Pi are throwing a benefit/ auction to help the displaced people of the Philippines. It's happening tomorrow night, Dec 11, Wednesday 8pm onwards at Rokin 75.

I'm contributing this health booster session for auction: - 1hr private one-on-one yoga class. - Followed by a 30min protein-kick green smoothie session.

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Notes From a Holiday

Notes From a Holiday

Eating well while on the road can usually be a challenge - you don't have a kitchen on hand to prepare nutritious meals, you're in a different timezone that's turned your whole system upside down, let alone your digestive tract, you've usually been flying for some time, so dehydrated skin and water retention or bloating (blechhh!) can happen. Basically - it's not pretty.  And add to that you're on foreign ground, so navigating your way to good food can be tricky especially if you're in some place off the beaten track...

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