Tag Archives: weight loss

Spotlight on Fasting

Fasting can be a fraught topic in the health and wellness industry. It is often confused with dieting and starvation, but it is neither. Many health practitioners are wary of recommending it due to the stigma of advising someone to eat less. However, that doesn’t change the fact that fasting has a lot of health […]

Noa’s Healing Journey

Cheyne Goulden is one of our fantastic practitioners, helping people to overcome chronic dis-ease, and grow in their understanding of the causative factors behind their health issues. Last year, Cheyne helped the lovely Noa to begin her detox journey in what has been a truly transformational experience. Let’s hear about it from Noa herself: Noa’s Story […]

Detox with Castor Oil

Castor Oil is often referred to as a powerful tool to aid in detoxification, and for good reason as this oil has been used medicinally for millennia. Let’s learn about it’s history, it’s numerous health benefits, and how to use it. What is the History of Castor Oil? Castor Oil has a long and illustrious history […]

When You’re Green, You’re Clean!

We are often reminded to eat our vegetables, whether it is coming from our grandma or our favourite health blogger. However, eating more of the green leafy stuff is sometimes not the easiest thing to do! Incorporating a green superfood powder like Forest Superfoods Organic Super Greens makes getting all your daily nutrients super easy and tasty. […]

Introducing… Dan McDonald

Dan the Man barely needs any introduction! He is a legend in this community who has helped to transform many lives and inspire so much positive change in the raw food movement. Many of us were introduced to him from his very successful YouTube channel, liferegenerator where he now has over two hundred and seventy two thousand subscribers. […]

Why A 100% Fruit Detox Might Be a Mistake

Are you considering a 100% fruit detox? It is tempting, when you first learn about this lifestyle to want to go all in. However, it is not always the best solution. If you coming from a Standard American Diet (S.A.D.) as most people are, it is a huge step to change to your diet to be […]

One of The Most Dangerous Things For Your Health

One of the most dangerous things for your health is the tendency to do nothing about our health issues until something extremely intense happens that is beyond our threshold of tolerance. We soldier on, push forward, ignore the symptoms, dismiss the signs, dodge the intuition, numb ourselves with alcohol, drugs, food, sex and we keep […]

The Magic of Moonshine Yarrow

Learning about the magical benefits of herbal medicine is something we enjoy immensely here at Our Botanicals. As we introduce another new powerful herb to our shop, we would like to focus our attention on Moonshine Yarrow and share all the reasons why it was next in line to be added to our repertoire. What Is Moonshine […]

Is It Time to Detox Your GI Tract?

Detoxification and holistic nutrition is definitely #trending. There is a vast amount of information out there and it can be pretty confusing when you don’t know where to start. If you are someone who is at the beginning of your detoxification path and you haven’t learned about or focused on your GI Tract (gastrointestinal tract), […]

Welcoming Weight Loss into Your Life

The paradigm of diet and exercise has thrived in the modern Western world, where an increasing majority of us are overweight and almost constantly battling the bulge. From a very young age we have been bombarded with weight loss tips, ‘diet’ versions of junk food and images of perfect, airbrushed bodies. The diet paradigm is […]