10 things I learned in 30 years

I’m hitting the milestone of turning 30 today! So that calls for a listicle! In no particular order, here are 10 things my 30 years of living have taught me so far. If only I could go back in time and tell 15 year old me. But then again, what’s life without the lessons? Sometimes … Continue reading 10 things I learned in 30 years


So what can I eat?

The one question I always get when I tell people about my food intolerances is "So what CAN you eat?". It's a very understandable reaction 🙂 But while there are many things I cannot eat and drink (alcohol, coffee, wheat, cow’s milk and all its derivatives, citrus, soy and pork), there are also plenty of things … Continue reading So what can I eat?

Life is like a dance. Take a step forward and take a step back.

So I managed to get through a whole day of work on Monday. But Tuesday was not fun. Tuesday was seriously crappy. It was a public holiday so I didn’t have to go to work. I slept until 11:30 (12 hours!). I set my alarm for 7:30 but I don’t even remember turning it off. … Continue reading Life is like a dance. Take a step forward and take a step back.

Homeopathic medicine

Homeopathic medicine is quite controversial. According to some people it has no scientifically proven benefits other than a placebo effect, others swear by it. I’m curious enough to give it a try. Here’s what my doctor prescribed: Gelée Royale (vial) CurcuDyn (pill) Bupleurum complex (2 tbps) Ribes Nigrum (20 drops) Prosymbioflor (30 drops) Trias C (3 … Continue reading Homeopathic medicine