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FREE Healthy Christmas Recipes!

healthy christmas recipes egg nog

Swapping calorie laden treats for healthy Christmas recipes that still taste amazing is one simple way to avoid weight gain this Christmas. Not only that but you’ll have more energy, feel less sluggish and bloated, avoid indigestion, and are less likely to fall ill with colds and flu during the cold weather. Give your Christmas […]

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My Fitness Christmas Wishlist

fitness christmas wishlist

I have the unfortunate situation of having my birthday just 3 weeks before Christmas which means my Christmas Wishlist ends up fairly long since most of my family will ask about both at the same time. Here’s my favourite things I’m hoping to get this year.   Failing that, I’ll buy them myself 🙂   […]

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How to Prevent Winter Skin and Stay Young

antiageing winter skin care

Winter skin that’s dry and dull is inevitable unless you live in hot sunny climes, but I’ve been trying collagen powder to see if I can slow down skin ageing and not look quite so worn out over the festive season .   Now I’m in my mid 30’s and the days of acne are […]

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How to Get Healthier the EASY Way

get healthier the easy way infographics

These posters are a free gift to you to help you to get healthier the easy way. Print them off and make achievable step by step changes to feel healthier and look better without the stress of crash diets.   I originally created these as part of a free ebook I give to my 1-2-1 […]

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Black Friday Fitness £10 Special!

black friday fitness

Black Friday Fitness Special! Flash Sale this week only!   For Full Details of what you get on the BodyBack programme click here But to summarise you’ll: have more energy than you’ve had in years (think pre-kids!) drop a couple of dress sizes or more (really depends on your needs) tone up and feel stronger too, heavy shopping bags […]

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Kids Lunch Boxes – are we failing them? Live Sky News Feature

kids lunch boxes sky news

In a back to school special earlier this year, charity Action for Children set out to help parents improve their kids lunch boxes, and asked me to help.   As a parent myself it’s a cause I care about – kids need good nutrition to have energy, learn, grow and behave well. Yes the studies […]

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Daft Things We Do as First Time Parents (that never made life easier)

first time parents

Having a baby is a massive decision for anyone, but for first time parents? THE biggest overhaul life will ever take.   With constant pressure to keep up with those parents who are breezing through it getting everything perfectly right, combined with Mother Nature’s blessing in disguise that makes us mothers settle for no less […]

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When Food TV Shows lead to Poor Food Choices (podcast)

food tv healthy eating

Why, despite there being new food TV shows on healthy eating every week, do people continue to make poor food choices?   Information is everywhere. Granted not all of it is fantastic or totally accurate, but the basics are pretty common sense. Eat mostly natural whole foods, get a good variety, eat lots of vegetables […]

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Do you have a vitamin D deficiency? Here’s the signs

vitamin d deficiency awareness week

If you live in the UK there’s a high chance you’ve had a vitamin D deficiency at some point, and are possibly suffering from the same nasty symptoms year on year, every Winter, without realising. Most of the vitamin D in our body is produced through sun exposure, something we’re lacking in Britain for half […]

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What it’s really like living with Mental Illness, with Darko Botic (podcast)

living with mental illness podcast

You’ll never really understand what it’s like living with mental illness until you experience it yourself, with so many people struggling in one way or another, this podcast will hopefully help you understand better, or let you know that you’re not alone.   This podcast was with Darko Botic, a personal trainer and health coach […]

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How to Maintain Muscle on a Plant Based Diet

muscle plant based diet

Think you need to eat meat to build muscle? Wrong! As long as you’re eating and exercising right, you’ll maintain and even build muscle. But cutting out meat makes this more difficult. So here I’ll show you how to make sure you’re not protein deficient as a vegetarian or vegan.   To be healthy and […]

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