This is a really wonderful article sharing so many ideas that have worked for every day people who struggle with some form of Mental Health. If you or know someone who is suffering, try experimenting with some of these ideas for a couple of weeks and monitor your progress and changes... and hopefully improvements! I am a proud contributer to this article from the magazine Healthista
I have been feeling a little 'bleugh' lately; it sometimes happens, after the beautiful summer off and then the kids being back at school, the initial excitement of getting back in to health and fitness routine wearing off. The chocolate buttons and comfort eating reappeared as the afternoons became shorter and the evenings longer, my … Continue reading The MORE plan!
Are you worried about piling on the pounds as you jet off on your summer holiday? Do you find yourself feeling frustrated at seeing all the hard work you did to look and feel great before you went on holiday has disappeared when you return home? Or do you just worry that you won't be … Continue reading 7 steps to keeping the weight off on holiday…
What should I eat? What shall I cook? These are a couple of the two most common questions I am asked, along with, I don’t have time to plan and I am not a great cook (or I don’t like to cook). And what happens if you do plan, but your day doesn’t go to … Continue reading What should I eat? What shall I cook?
Is it a good idea to do a 3 day cleanse immediately after an 8 day binge? Discuss. On reflection, having done just that, part of me would say, perhaps not, but the other would say, perhaps yes. The part of me that suffered dazed light-headedness on day one, migraines on day 2, … Continue reading The Detox: from bender to slender!
I find myself having just had emergency and unexpected root canal treatment on a tooth that had inflamed nerves and threatening infection. With the 4 vials of anaesthetic, it has taken 7 hours for my face to come back to life and I am quite hungry having had breakfast at 7am and nothing until now, … Continue reading Thank goodness for smoothies!
I have been feeling pretty stressed of late. I know it is stress, because my neck feels like it contains rods of steel, my stomach is knotted and I am pretty short on patience. Am I the only one who gets like this?? So in the beautiful sunlight of my kitchen this Sunday morning, … Continue reading STRESS!!!!!
A healthy proportion of my current clients and an interesting number of people I hang out with, want to lose weight. And I know in earlier articles, I have talked around the topic of beauty not being a number of a scale and this topic, perhaps, opposes that. Or does it? When I ask for … Continue reading Weightloss – the secret and missing ingredients to dieting
“I’ll sleep when I’m dead, right?” Wrong. Keep going with ‘I’ll sleep when I am dead’ philosophy and you may find yourself dead sooner than you achieve what you are striving for. Sleep is a big topic. Insomnia verging on an epidemic as stress and anxiety levels crescendo with the speed of life … Continue reading I can’t get no sleep….
Want to get fit and healthy this January? Confused about what diet to follow? Deflated with the choice? .... read on!