Rachel Bartholomew Dip ION, MBANT, CNHC is an experienced nutrition consultant and writer. She has a practical, grounded approach to nutrition, and believes that our food choices, and the way in which we involve food in our lives, are fundamentally important for our long-term health and well-being. Rachel is a full member of the British Association for Applied Nutrition and Nutrition Therapy and the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council. She lives with her husband and two children in the Lancashire countryside, surrounded by chickens and vegetable patches. For more information on Rachel’s work please visit www.rachelbartholomew.co.uk.