The following is an extract from my next book to be released on February 14th 2021. I am super proud of the book it's becoming and I look forward to sharing this with you. This opening quote is a lovely summary of what to expect.
LIFE right now is throwing challenge after challenge at us all, COVID, social isolation, economic worry, waistline relaxing or [fill in the blank]. When it seems LIFE is done it gets creative and finds a novel way to spice things up from second waves/ripples, loss and further hardships - but... we do not need to let LIFE happen to us, we are more powerful and capable of accepting each challenge than we may believe.
Dr Sadie posed me the question "if you only had 10 minutes, what message would I try and get across to people that would make the biggest impact on their health"...What a question... This was my answer.
In this video Bobbie an I talk about her path to empowerment, closing toxic relationships and growing up - You can reach Bobbie on instagram www.instagram.com/built_with_bobbie
"I want to lose weight, I want a 6-pack, I want to be able to do a handstand". "I should hit 10000 steps a day, I should go to the gym, I should be intermittent fasting". "I can't do X because of... age, hormones, work, kids, laziness, motivation, cost, time, genetics..." "I won't fail as this time it is different.." I have heard every combination of want's, should's, cant's and wont's from the 300+ people I have worked with over the last 5 years and in every case...
A conversation with Michele of Our Conscious Kitchen HK, on facebook and instagram under the same name. This was a great conversation. One important topic that came up was the rephrasing how we look at particular lifestyles and the label of plant based before vegetarian or vegan.
Stress is a necessary part of our life, without it we can not grow, without it we can not change, but paradoxically too much an we risk harm. See it like FOOD, we need it but too much of anything can be unhealthy and FOOD comes in many varieties from better to worse.