Celebrating 6 months of success: thanks to you! 💗

To all my wonderful patients, friends, family and everyone who has supported my home clinic in the past six months. Sending you a gracious 💓 bomb to sincerely thank you for all the support to be able to transition from big mumma clinic at Fertile Ground to very quiet, intimate and independent space in Ivanhoe. … Continue reading Celebrating 6 months of success: thanks to you! 💗

Pregenvy 😡😢💔

Pregenvy (def): strong emotional jealousy and desire to conceive which is aggravated by people falling pregnant around you at the drop of a hat. This is what I reckon and coin the term as. A strange thing occurs when you finally surrender to that maternal urge that you are ready to have a baby 👶, before … Continue reading Pregenvy 😡😢💔

Wake up & smell the roses: to your purpose

It's Wednesday morning and many of you may be thinking, bugger, another day at work and it's only Wednesday! Remember before all our complaints and dislikes comes the gratitude for the simple and essential things in life we take for granted. You're alive! You have choices, you have purpose, you came here to do something … Continue reading Wake up & smell the roses: to your purpose

Self-priority: Carving out time for you

It's the weekend! How many of us run around like headless chickens meeting friends, family, attending engagements, doing thing for others but not ourselves? Astrolgically this the year of the Rooster and a recurrent theme is health this year. Some people will be more prone to health problems particularly the skin. This is your year … Continue reading Self-priority: Carving out time for you

How to relax at night 😴

If you are like me you are probably on your smart phone right now! It's time to drift off and avoiding technology and screens can help us relax and wind down to get sleepy. Make sure the lights are low, I even find turning the wifi off relaxin just knowing that there is still in … Continue reading How to relax at night 😴

Cultivating gratitude amongst the chaos

I woke up to the screeching noise of  metal scraping and banging something. It was midnight. I soon roused and realised this was directed at our beloved new car! A driver was high on drugs and through my front window proceeded to drive forth and back into the cars rear wheel. The next day was … Continue reading Cultivating gratitude amongst the chaos

Keeping faith & staying positive on the fertility journey with acupuncture

A woman will often reach a point in her life where she knows she wants a baby. Men get this too. For a woman to embrace this natural maternal urge in this day and age it is rather complicated. Many women I treat in my acupuncture practice have underlying fears and self-doubts on their personal ability … Continue reading Keeping faith & staying positive on the fertility journey with acupuncture

Bringing good qi & health into the home with indoor plants

My friend Margi is a big fan of indoor plants, her house is full of clambering ivy and propagated succulents. Did you know that by having indoor plants in your home or office, air can be recycled and cleaned? I always encourage my acupuncture patients to explore some of the vast and fabulous parks that Melbourne … Continue reading Bringing good qi & health into the home with indoor plants

Beach benefits for fertility, pregnancy & beyond

I always recommend a beach visit for wellbeing to my patients. At all stages of life it is essential ... from fertility, pregnancy, children to adults. The sea is rich in minerals and iodine! If you swim regularly in the sea you will notice your skin becomes firmer and blemish-free. The combination of fresh air, … Continue reading Beach benefits for fertility, pregnancy & beyond

Blogging in the Melbourne rain: acupuncture for positive mindset

It was supposed to be hot and sunny today, however we in Melbourne were greeted with humid air and rain! So easy to get yourself down if you were planning a glorious day outdoors! Remember though that rain brings clean air as it washes away the pollution and stagnant energy that builds up in this eclectic … Continue reading Blogging in the Melbourne rain: acupuncture for positive mindset