One of the best ways to ensure your body is well-balanced is by looking after your gut health. Optimal gut health can support our digestion, increase nutrient absorption from food, and support our immune system, making it invaluable in supporting our overall wellness. Consuming fermented foods, such as sourdough bread, is an excellent way to increase the variety of beneficial bacteria in your gut. Here are some top tips on how to begin fermenting your very own sourdough starter.
Here at Enrich, we are all about living a life that is balanced and satisfying, in line with our values. One key element in creating a harmonious life is taking care of our mental health, as it underpins so many different parts of our lives. When this cornerstone of wellness is not prioritised and stress levels rise, our life can feel out of balance around us. However, we can find ways to care for ourselves, protecting our energy and health throughout the stresses we encounter in daily life.
Changes in your diet and lifestyle can help you manage the symptoms of the menopause. Be sure to take this time to look at what you eat and try to get the balance right. Exercising regularly and eating a healthy balanced diet including plenty of fruit and vegetables, oily fish and low in saturated fat will protect your heart and bones and may also help to relieve difficult menopausal symptoms.
This month at Enrich, our theme is Commit. One common stumbling block when it comes to establishing and committing to a regular movement habit is not knowing what or when to eat to best support your energy levels and performance. There are some specific considerations that can help you to make the most of your workout, so read on to find out more!
This month we are exploring one of the vitamins which you need to be aware of in your diet – vitamin D. You might have heard of the nickname ‘the sunshine vitamin’, thanks to our body’s ability to produce vitamin D using sunlight. We can also find vitamin D in a small number of food sources, however, without the sun exposure it is not generally enough to meet all of our needs.
Holidays are an amazing opportunity to really take care of our wellbeing. When we establish healthy habits that prioritise listening to our bodies and really getting clear on what is important to us, a holiday is not a setback, but a chance to really switch off, recharge and treat our bodies with kindness. Here are our top tips to make the most of your holiday and come out feeling refreshed and energised.