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8 Tips for Reducing Food Costs on a Gluten-Free Diet

By | 2021-03-03T18:08:06+13:00 March 2nd, 2021|The Weekly Wick|

I hear this all the time, gluten-free food is so expensive, how can I make it more affordable? The good news: gluten-free foods are less expensive compared to gluten-containing foods than they used to be! The bad news is that they are generally more expensive BUT there are definitely ways around reducing food costs on [...]

Gluten-Free Food is so Boring & Bland, Do I Really Have to Eat This Stuff?

By | 2021-02-24T09:41:38+13:00 February 22nd, 2021|The Weekly Wick|

Well, the answer is yes, and no! Yes, you do need to eat gluten-free foods (if you’re coeliac or gluten-intolerant of course), but no, it’s certainly not boring and bland. There's no doubt about it: some people think they don't like gluten-free food. In fact, there are people who have the mistaken impression that all [...]

How To Stay Consistent With A Gluten-Free Diet

By | 2021-03-10T08:30:51+13:00 October 30th, 2020|The Weekly Wick|

Starting something new is often easy, exciting and motivating, especially at the start when we’re all gusto and ready to take on the world! Changing to a gluten-free diet can be life changing and the results you can experience are worth every bit of overwhelm and confusion, but once the honeymoon period wears off, just [...]

Taking The Stress Out Of Going Gluten-Free

By | 2020-08-24T11:32:00+12:00 August 23rd, 2020|The Weekly Wick|

Cutting gluten out of your diet can be a daunting prospect. With gluten present in so many everyday foods – from bread and snacks to sauces and even some beverages – it can feel overwhelming trying to figure out safe things to eat. The good news is that going gluten free is much easier [...]

Is It True That You Are What You Eat?

By | 2020-08-06T15:02:43+12:00 August 6th, 2020|The Weekly Wick|

How much do you know about the way your body works? Most of us learn only very limited info about food pyramids, the five-plus a day, and if we are lucky, some basic biology. We also casually learn the phrase ‘you are what you eat’. Food is the fuel that powers us. It literally keeps [...]

Why New Year’s Resolutions Don’t Work

By | 2020-01-08T09:57:34+13:00 January 8th, 2020|The Weekly Wick|

Why New Year’s Resolutions Don’t Work The beginning of 2020 is finally here, and if you haven’t already, it's time to reflect on the last 12 months, and how much has changed – or hasn't. If you are one of the many people who made New Year's Resolutions last year, did you stick to them? [...]

Behind-the-Scenes of my Brand Video

By | 2019-10-14T18:03:10+13:00 October 14th, 2019|The Weekly Wick|

Have seen my new Wicked Wellbeing brand video yet? If yes, doesn’t it look great? So professional and swimmingly perfect? (Make sure you read on before you think I'm just blowing my own trumpet!) Well, this is a behind-the-scenes of what went on leading up to the film shoot… and I can assure you, it [...]

Weekly Health & Wellbeing Action

By | 2019-08-21T14:45:08+12:00 August 21st, 2019|The Weekly Wick|

Snap shot of a week in my world… What actions have you taken this week to prioritise your own health and wellbeing? I don't pretend to prioritise my health and wellbeing because that's what I should be doing, I do it because I know it makes me a better person and it's what I need [...]

How to Be More Time Efficient in The Kitchen

By | 2019-06-24T20:07:08+12:00 June 24th, 2019|The Weekly Wick|

Preparing delicious, nutritionally complete meals that the entire family enjoy can feel like a mammoth job. And we agree. It is no small task even if you have all the time in the world. But most of us don’t have much time at all. We are trying to squeeze meal planning and preparation into a [...]