Issue Thirteen Spring 2015

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As the last of the cold weather fades, a fresh new season is blossoming. Spring means bright colours, warm air and a rejuvenating feeling of new life – and that’s just what we’re celebrating in this issue of be. magazine.

To help you feel your best this spring, we’ve brought together a wealth of inspiring stories, ideas, recipes and expert advice. From delicious food, to outdoor exercise, to energising travel and play, we take a look at all the elements that make up a nourishing life for the warmer months.

Community

7 products to recharge your health

Here’s 7 products to kickstart your spring journey towards a fresh, healthy and energised lifestyle.

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Community

To market, to market

With a shared passion for beautiful produce, Talia Smith and Lorraine Borg are partners in taste.

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Community

Three Blue Ducks: Real food

Chef Mark LaBrooy on fresh spring flavours and everyday wellbeing

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Community

Straight from the source

A peek inside a flourishing Melbourne bulk wholefoods store – and the couple who brought it to life

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Lifestyle

A bush escape

Escape to Dunkeld for a rejuvenating blend of wholesome food, local history and the great outdoors

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Lifestyle

Why we should grow our own food

A word from Herbert Peabody, the much-loved farmer in Bianca Ross’s lovely children’s book series.

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Experts

How to reduce your baby’s risk of food allergies

Here’s how you can lower your child’s risk of food allergies and intolerances

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Experts

Personalised medicine

Personalised medicine is promising: Here’s how genome sequencing changes the future of healthcare.

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Community

Guy Andrews: Fit for life

Former Ironman Guy Andrews talks about how he's kept fit after competition and offers advice.

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Recipes

Seared squid with farro and chorizo salad recipe

A bright and colourful salad just bursting with spring flavour

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Recipes

Chia pudding with coconut and yoghurt recipe

Prepare this beauty the night before and enjoy topped with fresh berries

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Community

Starving Artist: Sara Zin’s delicious drawings

Beautiful illustrations and scrumptious recipes go hand in hand for artist and foodie Sara Zin

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Community

7 products to recharge your health

Gadgets for everything from sleep to adventures

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Community

To market, to market

With a shared passion for beautiful produce, Talia Smith and Lorraine Borg are partners in taste.

Read more
Community

Three Blue Ducks: Real food

Chef Mark LaBrooy on fresh spring flavours and everyday wellbeing

Read more
Community

Straight from the source

A peek inside a flourishing Melbourne bulk wholefoods store – and the couple who brought it to life

Read more
Lifestyle

A bush escape

Escape to Dunkeld for a rejuvenating blend of wholesome food, local history and the great outdoors

Read more
Lifestyle

Why we should grow our own food

A word from Herbert Peabody, the much-loved farmer in Bianca Ross’s lovely children’s book series.

Read more
Experts

How to reduce your baby’s risk of food allergies

Here’s how you can lower your child’s risk of food allergies and intolerances

Read more
Experts

Personalised medicine

Personalised medicine is promising: Here’s how genome sequencing changes the future of healthcare.

Read more
Community

Guy Andrews: Fit for life

Former Ironman Guy Andrews talks about how he's kept fit after competition and offers advice.

Read more
Recipes

Seared squid with farro and chorizo salad recipe

A bright and colourful salad just bursting with spring flavour

Read more
Recipes

Chia pudding with coconut and yoghurt recipe

Prepare this beauty the night before and enjoy topped with fresh berries

Read more
Community

Starving Artist: Sara Zin’s delicious drawings

Beautiful illustrations and scrumptious recipes go hand in hand for artist and foodie Sara Zin

Read more

Recommended reading - Little book of mindfulness

Guides

How to meditate

Mindfulness expert Dr Elise Bialylew guides us gently through a simple meditation exercise.

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Guides

4 calming mindfulness apps

Meditation can be intimidating – but these apps make developing a daily practice a breeze.

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Advice

10 ways to bring mindfulness into your day

Mindfulness isn’t just about meditation – here’s how to incorporate the art into your everyday life.

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Advice

How mindfulness makes you calm, clear and focused

Ready to silence your mind, untangle your nerves, and really connect with your world? Here's how.

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Guides

Mindful in May

The true definition of a win/win: your daily meditation providing clean water for those in need.

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Advice

Clare Bowditch on finding balance

The Australian singer-songwriter on bringing calming energy and mindful connectedness to every day.

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Guides

The art of mindfulness meditation

The General Manager of Smiling Mind shares how mindfulness meditation improves mental wellbeing

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Advice

Mindful eating

Slow down your eating and really experience the flavours, textures and sensations.

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Advice

Stephanie Rice on mindfulness and clarity

The Olympic superstar shares the clarifying influence of meditation on life in and out of the pool.

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Guides

How to be mindful at work

Soothe those office stresses and connect with coworkers to create a fulfilling work environment.

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Guides

The relaxation response

How to combat stress with one simple concept – ‘eyes closed silence’.

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