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Vegan Sausage Patties

vegan sausage patties

Following a vegan diet, taking part in ‘Veganuary’ or just cutting down on meat but missing sausages and burgers? These vegan sausage patties are easy to make and child friendly too!   I’m not a vegan but I do appreciate the nutritional benefits of getting a varied diet and that includes meat alternatives occasionally instead […]

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Reasons For Comfort Eating

comfort eating

There are many reasons for over eating, the most common being genuine hunger, cravings, and comfort eating. This video will give you some tips on how to stop comfort eating.   Feeling genuinely hungry usually involves one or more of: rumbling belly irritability (hangry) feeling weak or tired headache thirsty poor concentration and focus relieved […]

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Nutribuddy Hotslim Drink Review – Can Carbs Help You Sleep?

Nutribuddy Hotslim review

I’m a terrible sleeper and always curious to try new health food products, so when I was shown a new health drink that could help me drift off to sleep how could I resist? But does Nutribuddy Hotslim really do what it claims?   The relationship between sleep and weight is conclusive. Not sleeping enough […]

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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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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 even […]

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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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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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The Instafit Challenge – a Bournemouth Uni Diet Documentary

the instafit challenge

Could you eat like an ‘Instafit’ Instagram ‘wellness’ influencer?   That’s the challenge one Bournemouth University student took on when she decided to make a documentary about the different diets people follow in a bid to lose weight, be fitter and healthier and look, well, like an Instagram wellness Influencer!   I was asked to […]

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3 Super Easy Tips to Eat Healthier Today (no shopping required)

eat healthier

Most people could probably eat healthier than they’re currently doing; if you’re being honest, that’s you too!   But the biggest issue I see is people making it way more complicated than it has to be.   Instagram influencers show how us how beautiful we could make our food with a bit more effort. Chefs […]

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