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Get Going with GAPS – what you learn

The core teaching is known as “Get Going with GAPS” on the GAPS app.  I give you all the culinary tools you need to cook GAPS meals in minutes. You will gain a clear view of the timeless principles of traditional diets. These modules come in easy to digest, bite sized pieces. Get Going with GAPS are the core teachings.  Now INCLUDED in the monthly membership of Timeless Cookery Club

We look at exactly WHAT symptoms the GAPS protocol can help with, WHY we are following this protocol, HOW you can do it, with recipes and ideas, and WHEN it is the right time to start, at which level, according to your symptoms.  At the end of the 3 months you will have every thing you need to practice the GAPS protocol.

A new topic in each of the 12 videos will give you inspiration to implement new habits in the kitchen along with some tried and tested recipes for success.  Watch at your leisure.

Break down – Get Going with GAPS

online cookery school

Week 1 * the stock pot * gaps overview and what it can do for you * Stock vs Broth * ‘good guys vs bad guys’ * die-off and how to handle it

Week 2 Fats * ‘good fats bad fats’ * fats vs sugars as metabolic fuel  * rendering fats * fat bomb frosting * digesting fats * making ghee

Week 3 Ferments * control sugar cravings * Kvass * Kraut * Kimchi * Kefir * Kombucha * overcoming the opiates of the masses * addiction

Week 4 Nuts and seeds * activate * ferment * correct preparation of  nuts and seeds * granola * nut butter * Pan cakes

Week 5 Eggs * intolerance testing * Bristol stool chart * GAPS Hollondaise sauce * Russian Custard * Frittata

Week 6 Dairy * reintroduction protocol * food intolerances * milk kefir * 24 hr yogurt * 24 hr clotted cream

Week 7 Baking & breads * why no grains?* GAPS muffins * Pizza  * Garlic Bread *

Week 8 Juicing * GAPS smoothies * getting more greens * wild forage * Egg Nogg * inflammation

Week 9 Principles * 70-30 rule * Fats & Ferments * chop it up & chuck it in * rest & digest * keeping it clean and hidden toxicity

Week 10 Snacks * Packed lunches * eating out * Patties * Dips * soups and stews

Week 11 Intro Diet * GAPS stages 1- 6 * Keto GAPS * No veg GAPS * Fasting

Week 12  Supplements * Magnesium * Iodine * Vit C * Binders * Parasites paradigm shift

All sessions come with cookery demo and TONNES of enthusiasm, motivation and encouragement to see you sweet on your journey of discovery.

amazing opportunities – GAPS retreats

in Normandy, northern france 2023

Feb – SoLD OUT

18th march – 25th March

22nd April – 29th April

10th june – 17th June


19th August – 26th August

I have held 5 GAPS retreats so far in 2020 and 2022, and have welcomed people from France, Switzerland, England and Sweden.  We have seen great results and set participants up for success on their GAPS journey, giving them confidence to bring new habits into their kitchens and ENJOY themselves as they heal.

Auberville is in Normandy, Northern France.  The beach is a 25 minute walk down a steep cliff path, or a 10 minute drive.  Auberville is a weekend holiday destination for Parisians with lovely shops with really good food available, it’s the land of milk and honey.

You may travel as foot passengers from Portsmouth to Caen and we can pick you up from the ferry terminal if that makes life easier.  Newhaven- Dieppe is a good crossing if you’re bringing the car.

Contact Emma to register your interest, tastyinteriors@me.com (copy and paste email into your email address box) or text 00 44  (0) 7976 296 364

This video is nearly TWO years old! haha, but you get the idea, Email Emma at  tastyinteriors@me.com to register your interest.  PLEASE NOTE we will not take participants though intro and stages, as stated on the video, but all food served will be full GAPS compliant.  We will be wearing our oxalate goggles, viewing and using GAPS, through the lense of plant toxin awareness.

  • Private room (only 2 rooms available 1 double, 1 single)
  • All your GAPS meals and snacks
  • Personalised coaching & teaching
  • Rustic rural setting
  • Idyllic views of coast
  • Quiet & secluded
  • Walking distance to thriving town & sea side
  • Epsom salt baths & detox protocols

Come and relax, and let me feed you.  We’ll have some good conversations about the body and how to optimise your energy and vitality.  I have learnt a lot about best ways to introduce people to GAPS kitchen habits over the last 5 retreats and feel ready to welcome all comers.

Get grounded, remineralised, nourished and cleansed with your own private room – only 2 rooms available

 private room £1000 per person

only 2 camping places AVAILABLE

you & your CAMPer van £800 per person

campers have access to the beautiful land and garden, Hot shower rooms, sitting room and the kitchen dining room

During this inclusive retreat you will have the opportunity to watch me prepare GAPS foods and help out, if you so wish, and we will eat together.  There will be snacks and foods that you may help yourself to. If you experience a healing crisis and symptoms become challenging, there is a safe space to rest and regenerate, I will help you through it with kitchen remedies.


“I’ve had a difficult relationship with food, suffering with IBS, a very slow digestion system, constipation, stomach upset, polyps, back pain, herniated disk, weak muscles, anger, frustration, dyslexia & anxiety.”

“I’m alway searching for answers, things that will make me feel better with endless hours of research into nutrition, diet, bodily functions, medication, neuroscience, bacteria & gut flora,  then I came across Gaps – How to nourish yourself with nutrient dense food to heal your gut, balance your microbiome & ultimately your body & mind.”

” I’ve eaten such good food, learnt more on fermentation & good bacteria, metal detox, intuitive eating, meridians, tapping, trama release, listening to my wisdom, nurturing my inner child & had endless salt baths”

“I’ve deeply connected with some amazing empowered, strong, sensitive, knowledgeable women & learnt so so much. I am truly grateful for this. Thank you.”  Chrissy Goodings.

Un séjour absolument charmant, le cadre est magnifique, Emma est aux petits soins.  Elle connait très bien le GAPS et ses compétences vont au-delà. Elle saura vous conseiller, vous accompagner et vous montrer comment faire de bons plats GAPS.

Un séjour où l’on a pas à se poser 36 000 questions pour les repas, où l’on peut profiter de la nature et aller se baigner à pieds, dans une ambiance conviviale.  J’ai adoré cette retraite et j’y reviendrai sûrement😊”  Melanie Belkaiss

which translates as:

“An absolutely charming stay, the setting is beautiful, Emma is very attentive. She knows GAPS very well and her skills go beyond that. She will be able to advise you, accompany you and show you how to make good GAPS dishes. A stay where you do not have to ask yourself 36,000 questions before you cook, because Emma cooks for you, where you can enjoy nature and walk to the beach to go swimming, in a friendly atmosphere. I loved this retreat and will surely come back”