Veganuary 2019: Getting Your Nutrients on a Vegan Diet

If you haven’t seen the craze this month, it’s all about going vegan for January! It’s a great way of packing fruits and veggies into your diet and doing something good for the environment, but what actually is veganism? Unlike vegetarians who simply avoid meat and fish (that involves the death of an animal), vegans omit ANY animal product from their diet, including eggs, dairy…

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My Nutrition Degree and Getting My Place To Study Dietetics

As you all probably know (and if you don’t, wakey wakey no eggs and veggie bac-y), I’m currently in my final stages of training to be a Dietitian. I’m in my last few months of a postgraduate diploma (level 7), but I often get asked what I did before! To study to be a Dietitian, you must either do a 4 year undergraduate degree or…

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Hello 2019!

Wow, well wasn’t 2018 a rollercoaster! For me personally, it was a very weird year. A lot of bad things happened, but good things too. Whilst I didn’t achieve heaps, I’ve placed myself in good stead and set things up ready for the new year and a *hopefully* better me! In 2018, I set up my blog domain, I joined the blogging community, I passed…

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Blogmas Day 24 (and 22, 23… sorry): A Month of Gratitude

I can’t believe it already! It’s Christmas Eve which signals the end of Blogmas!! Unfortunately, I fell at the final hurdle and didn’t manage 24 posts exactly, but I had a bloody good try. I originally prepped a few days in advance, but with the madness of Christmas I fell behind and couldn’t keep up and to be honest, spending quality time with people is…

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Blogmas Day 21: My Weight Does Not Define My Dietetic Ability

Hello! Welcome to another episode of “Emma gets angry at the world”, but this time, it’s for a bloody important reason. I’ve had many statements thrown at me over the years doing Nutrition and Dietetics. For example: • “omg I bet you’re judging me for eating that pizza” • So oh you’re a Dietitian, is that like a chef or something? :))))) • I thought…

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About the Author

Emma is a pre-registration Dietitian and Registered Associate Nutritionist based in Cheshire, England. Emma works in community healthcare and writes freelance alongside her work: topics including Dietetic life, nutrition, mental health and lifestyle. Emma also writes and photographs recipes for the platform, as well as being the author of the ‘Mummy and Me’ series for SR Nutrition. Emma’s Food Stories is PR friendly brand.

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