Lifestyle & Wellness

Labour induction, fear, the cascade of interventions… and a new study

August through to October are busy times for acupuncturists, as we're often seeing women in the last few weeks of pregnancy. An over-riding concern some women have by this stage is that their Obstetrician has started talking about needing to induce labour, usually "at 38 weeks". In recent years women have disclosed how anxious and... Continue Reading →

Golden Apple-Dapple Oats (with a shout-out to Aussie dairy farmers)

Kick-off your day with these gently spiced oats: a bowl of nutrients and energy-to-burn. Here's how: 1/2 cup rolled and/or steel cut oats, but definitely not instant oats. We're not making slush; we want texture, and the reverie of standing at the stove and stirring the pot. Finely grated fresh turmeric root, about 1 teaspoon,... Continue Reading →

An arboreal alphabet

I'm not showing you any images with this one. Head over right now and read this interview with Katie Holten and see the examples of her work, and then you might want to create your very own arboreal alphabet. Or perhaps, instead of trees, you might choose flowers, or leaves, or birds, or insects or fish;... Continue Reading →

A WordPress.com Website.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: