I’d love to take a moment to introduce myself I’m Catriona Walsh, a nutrition and lifestyle coach, or NLC, although for years I worked as a doctor in the NHS before that. I was actually a consultant paediatrician with a special interest in paediatric allergy. I’ve written more about my journey here. What was the catalyst that led to my […]
Join me for this podcast, where the lovely Emily Giles of Untaming interviews me on the power of food. We talked about diet for all ages, but focused in on childhood nutrition.
6+ ways conventional crop agriculture is far worse than pasturing animals How did we farm before the agricultural revolution took a firm hold? Last autumn I was invited to write an article for the Maghera Times, a local magazine. It’s run by the Maghera Historical Society. MHS is a super local community charity. It’s very active, holds a lot of talks […]
Have you ever tried going off chocolate for lent? Such a simple symbolic gesture. It’s really just supposed to make us reflect on a time when Jesus spent 40 days and nights fasting in the desert. Where I grew up in Northern Ireland nearly everyone did this. The thing about lent is that it’s 46 days from Ash Wednesday to […]
Have you been attempting to follow national dietary guidelines? I perform quite a lot of dietary analyses on people. In fact all of my 1-to-1 coaching clients have to send me a 3 day diet diary that includes everything they eat and drink. And when I feed back the analysis they are usually stunned, because everyone is malnourished. But that […]