Too many women accept that painful and heavy periods are a natural part of life. Although we don’t talk about our periods much, you’ve probably had enough conversations with female family and friends to have come to the conclusion that, in westernised societies, it’s pretty normal to have long, heavy periods. But what if they’re a sign that something is off with our health.
This week I’ve got a delicious pulled beef brisket recipe for you. It’s paleo and LCHF-friendly and it’s very easy to adapt it to autoimmune protocol (AIP) as well. My farmer-butcher had brisket from a very mature cow this weekend. She was actually seven years old. The cow that is, not my farmer. I’d been hearing all about how much […]
This amazing bone broth isn’t just one of the best recipes for connective tissue support, if you include the optional ingredients it will further boost your immune system and metabolism.
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.
This fresh, vibrant green sauce uses only real foods. Serve it alongside sardines, chicken, mackerel, lamb, or even beef, white fish or prawns.
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 […]
This is a warming, slightly spicy, very tasty beef stew. It uses collagenous cuts of meat to provide gelatin. It is rich and delicious, and it’s paleo compliant.
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 […]