Wellbeing Blog Posts

A Blog about Herbs, Superfoods, Whole Foods, Raw Foods, and some other Natural Products that can can help improve your Health, Nutrition and your Lifestyle.
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22 Oct 2016

Stress - How To Bust it Naturally

In today's fast paced lifestyle we can all succumb to stress from time to time. Whilst stress is a necessary part of survival, producing the fight or flight response necessary avoid danger - constant exposure to low level stress over a prolonged period of time can lead to all sorts of damaging...

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13 Oct 2016

Beat the Winter Blues with our Top 5 Motivational Herbs & Superfoods

Need some motivation as the colder weather sets in? Nature is on hand with some amazing herbs, renowned for their ability to boost energy and improve mental clarity. Couple these with an array of Superfoods that provide your body with the perfect nutrition to achieve your aims and you certainly...

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12 Sep 2016

Autumn Equinox - A Time of Reflection and Balance

The Wheel of the Year turns and Autumn Equinox is here. The harvest is over, with this time of year being traditionally celebrated as a time of abundance and blessing for Mother Nature. Find out how the energy of balance may assist you as the nights draw in and we wind down into the colder...

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17 Jun 2016

Midsummer Madness! Celebrating Summer Solstice...

We're half way through the Wheel of the Year and Summer Solstice is here! The longest day and shortest night marks, for many, the true start of summer - so why should we celebrate the passing of the seasons...?

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07 Apr 2016

How To Alleviate the Misery of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

It's IBS Awareness Month! With this debilitating condition affecting between 10% - 20% of the UK's population, we had a look at the recent research and evidence on how to deal with the symptoms. Healing herbs, foods that heal the gut, root causes and much more.....

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18 Mar 2016

5 Easy Ways to Harness the Power of Chaga!

**Experts Choice** Placed in a Kingdom of their own, apart from plants and animals, mushrooms are truly unique. Revered by some of the world's greatest healing systems find out how you can incorporate "The King of the Medicinal Mushrooms" - Chaga - into your life!

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10 Mar 2016

How To Unlock The Spring Magic This Equinox!

The time of equal day and night, the Spring Equinox is upon us. With Easter coming early this year we look at how this festival ties in with the turning of the wheel of the year - how did it come to be celebrated with eggs, bunnies and hot cross buns?!

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29 Feb 2016

The 3 Worst Dieting Mistakes & How To Avoid Them!

Why did obesity used to be so rare? Why is there so much conflicting information surrounding diet, healthy eating and weight loss? In this article we look at 3 of the most common weight loss mistakes and what you can do to remedy them!

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15 Feb 2016

Ditch the Diet! It Might Be the Best Move You Ever Make

Dieting is so last century. "Dieting" (aka starving ourselves) is NOT the way to lose weight, in fact this ultimately leads to more weight gain in the long run. Diet myths busted and what we can do to achieve our ideal weight and stay there!

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28 Jan 2016

Elsie, Abby & Friends Try Vegan - Week Three

The Indigo Herbs Crew are in the final stage of their Vegan challenge with Veganuary, it has been a rollercoaster ride for all of us. Discover their trials and tribulations of Week Three, favourite Vegan products, the realisations and our 'American Diner' Dinner Party fun!

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27 Jan 2016

Imbolc - Celebrating the First Spark of Spring!

Spring is in the air! Imbolc marks the midway point between Winter Solstice and Spring Equinox and is a celebration of beginning and growth. Find out what our ancestors got up to and why this time of year was so important to celebrate! Includes some delicious traditional recipes with a vegan...

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19 Jan 2016

Elsie, Abby & Friends Try Vegan - Week Two

Catch up with The Indigo Herbs Crew in Week Two of the try Vegan challenge with Veganuary, there is highs & lows (future promises & honest lapses), favourite Vegan ingredients and Mediterranean Dinner Party fun!

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14 Jan 2016

Why Chlorella and Spirulina Should Be Your Top 2 Superfoods!

Chlorella and Spirulina are well known "Superfoods", but what exactly is it that makes them so super? We are all well aware of their superior nutritional content and potent antioxidant qualities but did you know that they are also a source of Omega Fats? In this article we explore new evidence...

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08 Jan 2016

Elsie, Abby & Friends Try Vegan - Week One

Catch up with The Indigo Herbs Crew in Week One of Veganuary, the highs & lows, vegan recipes tried, favourite Vegan ingredients and Dinner Party fun!

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01 Jan 2016

5 Top Tips to Help You Easily Accomplish Your Goals This New Year

Happy New Year from all of the crew here at Indigo Herbs! New Years Resolution time is here, follow our 5 Top Tips which will help you to stick to your goals this 2016.... Including why dieting is bad for you!

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21 Dec 2015

Ancient Rites & Dark Nights - Winter Solstice Celebrations

As the longest night approaches and Winter Solstice is upon us, we take a look at some ancient traditions that most of us still honour each Christmas. Includes 2 great recipes for Superfood Hot Chocolate and a Raw Chocolate Yule Log!

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08 Dec 2015

9 Ways to Stay Happy, Healthy and Hangover Free This Christmas!

It's time to don your glad rags, party season is here! However it doesn't need to take it's toll on your health - find out more about how to stay Happy, Healthy and Hangover Free this Season of Goodwill - including 9 top tips which should keep you bright eyed and bushy tailed well into the New...

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30 Nov 2015

I'm Dreaming Of A Raw Chocolate Christmas

Raw Chocolate is the treat of the season. Read this blog for Raw Chocolate facts, including proof that it is actually healthier (yes! It's true), introducing you to all of our mouth wateringly tasty Raw Chocolate products and tips on how to incorporate this feel-good luxury into your Christmas...

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09 Nov 2015

The Battle of the Protein Powders - Is Pea the New Whey?

How do vegans get their protein? Especially athletes and bodybuilders.... We decided to compare the most popular protein supplement on the market with the rising star of plant-based protein!

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30 Sep 2015

Plant A Seed Of Difference Into Your Diet

Ever wondered how to incorporate our Organic Raw Nut & Seed Butters into your breakfast brunch?! Read this blog to discover how inventive you can be with Organic Raw White Sesame Tahini, Organic Raw Pumpkin Seed Butter and Organic Raw Black Sesame Tahini on your toast, as a snack or in your...

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