Tag : clean eating

Is Eating Green Eating Clean?

9 months ago / 0 comments

Let’s be honest, we could probably all do with an extra serving (or three) of broccoli in our student lifestyles, but is the mantra of ‘eat your greens’, drilled into us from childhood, really the answer to a healthy diet? Unfortunately, it’s not that simple. The infamous ‘green detox smoothie’ … Read More

‘Food Porn’ vs ‘Clean Eating’: are they more similar than we really think?

2 years ago / 0 comments

“I despair of the term ‘clean eating’…it necessarily implies that any other form of eating – and consequently the eater of it – is dirty or impure and thus bad.” – Nigella Lawson. In an age where food has perhaps never been so digitally in our faces, with 10-second videos … Read More

"Wellness did not serve me well" – the pitfalls of clean eating

2 years ago / 0 comments

So called ‘Wellness’ bloggers such as Ella Woodward and the Hemsley Sisters have turned the clean eating craze into an immensely profitable industry. Recently, this trend has attracted backlash, especially from medical experts. A recent BBC3 documentary also spoke out against the potentially dangerous health myths perpetuated by these bloggers. … Read More