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Leaf Pattern Design

Getting to the Root is Where the Healing Begins.

Counseling. Coaching. Consultation. Motivational Speaking

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Our Mission

  We are committed to fostering an inclusive atmosphere where persons from all backgrounds and ages will want to live a lifestyle of good health maintenance and disease prevention throughout adulthood as an actively pursued goal.


WHAT WE DO: Caring for the whole person, using a holistic approach to create synergy, bridging the gap between Healthcare, Foodservice & Well-being. Emphasizing necessary buffers (that help neutralize our struggles/adversities) and show how they work together to promote optimal health and well-being Mind/Body/Soul. Balancing multidimensions of Wellness, Spiritual, Physical, Emotional, Occupational, Intellectual, Environmental and Social.


WHY: To awaken a fresh vision of wellness for your Mind, Body, and Soul. Because you Matter! It’s not how good you are now, it’s how good you are going to be that matters. The best you is yet to come!


HOW: Through presentations, educating on all dimensions of wellness, discussing various programs, and equipping all participants using a variety of interactive, engaging methods and fun activities to teach how to reinforce necessary buffers, and turn that “No” into a “Yes”!

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About The President/Founder


Pamela L Hawkins, CDM CFPP

Holistic Health Facilitator

A high-energy Leader, Wellness Professional, Culinary Enthusiast vested in empowering you to the next level of personal wellness.


Pamela Hawkins, President/CEO of RESTORING U MATTERS LLC, “F.A.M.E” (food as medicine education) & Holistic Wellness, bridging the gap between healthcare, food service, and well-being. Embracing and implementing multidimensions of health and wellness for Steps to a Healthier Us!

Pamela has a contagious enthusiasm for health, wellness, and family values. She has over 20 years of experience in the field of Health & Wellness, Food Service, and Athletics. In addition to personal experience with multiple severe food intolerances after developing several at one time and fighting back from debilitating disease and winning!


She has worked extensively in schools, non-profit organizations, and health agencies in Upstate New York, before returning back home to Gainesville, Florida. She has developed a unique flair and art of preparing delicious nutritionally based dishes and desserts from various cultures. She also creates simply delicious meals & snacks free of high-allergy-prone ingredients such as gluten, dairy, eggs, soy, nuts, and refined sugar.


Pamela has experience in competitive and recreational track & field as an athlete/coach/leader and mentor.

She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Health Science Education from the University of Florida, and is a Certified Dietary Manager, Certified Food Protection Professional, as well as a ServSafe Instructor and Proctor. Her emphasis areas are Health Maintenance, Disease Prevention, and Food Safety. She is a member of the Association of Nutrition & Foodservice Professionals and the American Culinary Federation.


Pamela is excited to share her knowledge and expertise in these areas and invites you to join her on this journey in Healing & Restoration finding your way to wholeness.

“The Lord will guide you continually, watering your life when you are dry and keeping you healthy, too. You will be like a well-watered garden, like an ever-flowing spring” 

(Isaiah 58:11 NLT)

Special Quotes/ Scriptures

Straight From the Source

“Dear Friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health and that all may go well with you, even as your soul is getting along well.”

( 3 John 1:2)

“When “I” is replaced with “we” even illness becomes wellness.“  

Malcolm X

“It’s not how good you are now, It’s how good you’re going to be that matters.”

Atul Gawande, M.D.

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Get in touch to book a consultation, or leave me a message about anything else and I’ll get back to you.

Tel: ( 352 ) 226-9309

Thanks for submitting!

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others?”

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


 “At your service because U MATTER”

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