When asked which deodorant is safe and whether it causes breast cancer, there are many answers and many products that all claim something: no parabens, no aluminum, no dyes, natural perfume, … But at the end of the day, I just want something that works and that keeps me fresh
5 reasons walking can change your health and the world. It’s Random Acts Of Kindness Day in the USA but also in other places in the world and actually it’s not important whether it’s really today or any other day… what do I do on this day and how can
A Caudalie Premier Cru review because this product has been relaunched in a new, even better formula! Time for a review. I was lucky enough to be selected as one of the reviewers for this amazing skincare product. And when my favorite skincare brand Caudalie launches a new product, I
New Year’s resolutions are BULLSHIT. Why making New Year’s resolutions doesn’t work. Today is January 4…. that’s 4 days into the new year…. If you’ve been following me for a while on instagram, facebook or YouTube or in my closed FB communities you already know that I don’t believe in
So often I get the question, “is tap water healthy”, am I better off drinking bottled water, mineral water or water from the tap and does tap water contain PFOS/PFAS or other chemicals? An important topic since the 3M scandal in Belgium, Antwerp.
When asked what type of water is best to drink t
If you don’t get much sun, protect your skin well from the sun with sunscreen (I do that EVERY day! I don’t want to become a raisin), don’t drink milk because you have a milk allergy or eat predominantly plant-based foods like myself or follow a strict vegan diet, you
What to do for fluid retention, lymphatic drainage and cellulite in the legs?In this article I want to share with you the benefits of walking to get rid of fluid accumulation in the legs and other areas and to promote a healthy lymph flow. I also explain that it is
As with many things in life and also in the field of health and weight loss, the motto is “less is more.” When we make healthy choices for our health we often choose “less” of something but “more” health, well-being, happiness and energy. But we usually approach this only as
Lycopene is a phytonutrient and a natural chemical that gives fruits and vegetables a red color. It is part of the group of what are called carotenoids. Lycopene can be found in: tomatoes, blood oranges, watermelons, pink grapefruits, apricots, rose hipsn papaya, Seabuckthorn, Goji-berries (wolf berries) and guavas, among others.
A while ago I was a guest on the podcast from Joanne Jarrett from Fancy Free Podcast where we talked about our most funny but most of all most embarrassing stories to inspire other women to be less serious about themselves! The perfect podcast to listen to on your next walk!
Yep: reading labels on food isn’t always so simple. And what does it all mean? Flavor enhancers, sweeterners, E-numbers, preservatives, colorings,… All have an impact on our health AND they cause weight problems. That’s what I’m discussing today in this blog. The reason why I’m touching on this subject is
The health consequences of poor activity levels are very high leading to: heart problems, being overweight, diabetes, sleep problems, poor immunity, … and so on and we all know that these are factors that lead to more absence at work.Our world is suffering from sitting disease. The average entrepreneur or office worker gets in between 3000 to 5000 steps a day! And why? Because we are busy and because we want to get more work done. Actually this way of thinking is in fact counterproductive for both your productivity levels AND it also will seriously compromise your level of wellbeing in the workplace and in life in general.
Simply taking 4000 more steps can make you live longer that was the result of a study…
Collagen: hype or true healthy hair and skin helper??? That’s what I have been asking myself over the last few years. I did not really mention a lot about collagen supplementing in my book in 2016 but…
And then suddenly, when you are over 40 those numbers on the scale go up and you also notice that your favorite pair of jeans doesn’t fit that well anymore and you notice weight gain in your belly area and other places where we women don’t want it. Being 43…