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300 Calorie Meals for Mums who like to Snack

300 calorie meals

Fitting in snacks between meals can easily tip you over your daily calorie needs to lose weight. These tasty 300 calorie meals (plus a list of 200 calorie snacks) will mean that even if you eat several times a day you won’t be eating more calories than you need.   Believe it or not I’m […]

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Are Potatoes Fattening?

potatoes fattening

Never have I seen so many arguments arise around a single food. Since Dr Xand referred to them as ‘fattening potatoes’ and a bowl of strawberries was placed next to a comparable handful of sugarlumps, everyone is scared to bite an apple for fear it leads to diabetes, and God forbid, FAT gain. So, are […]

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Closer Magazine Beach Body Special

beach body diet

About this time of year I get panic emails from Mums who have booked a family holiday and want to get beach body ready so you feel more confident in a skimpy swim suit.   If I’m honest I don’t really like the ‘beach body’ concept for several reasons.   1) It implies a temporary […]

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Fat Loss Tips from 8 Fitness Professionals

fat loss tips

Everyone trying to lose a few pounds is looking for the secret fat loss tips that will make their progress faster and easier. In this post you’ll hear from 8 fitness professionals who share their insight into the best ways to burn fat.   But rather than take it from just me, the article I […]

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What are Macros?

what are macros

What are macros? And how much do I need of each?   Macronutrients or macros as they’re commonly referred to are protein, carbohydrates and fats.   All foods fit into one or more of these categories. My BodyBack members have a thorough training on macros, calories, vitamins and everything else they need to help them […]

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Why is it so hard to be healthy? Here’s 10 Easy Steps to Health.

hard to be healthy

Why is it so easy to eat tasty junk food and spend every waking moment working or doing chores, but so hard to find time to be healthy?   Personally, I think the problem lies with making it way too complicated in the first place.   With the rise in popularity of all things health […]

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What’s the Perfect Diet? (video)

what's the perfect diet

What’s the perfect diet for you?   It’s those last two words that matter most – for YOU.   There are many diets out there – low carb, low fat, ketogenic, vegan, vegetarian, clean eating, or simply calorie counting, often used by popular diet clubs. The problem is that no two people are the same […]

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Do Weight Loss Superfoods Work?

weight loss superfoods

Do weight loss superfoods really work? With so many people struggling to lose weight, it’s a tempting idea. But which superfoods are effective, and which are a waste of money?   Sundried clothing asked if I would help dispel some myths and let you know which foods, super or not, really help you burn stubborn […]

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What’s The Best Diet for Weight Loss?

what's the best diet

If you need to lose weight or improve your health then you’re probably wondering, what’s the best diet to go on?   The answer will depend on a number of things:   – your body type – budget to spend on food – food likes/dislikes – allergies and intolerances – the time you have to […]

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What’s The Best Weight Loss Diet Plan?

best weight loss diet

Everyone is seeking that holy grail of nutrition; the best weight loss diet plan that’s effective, nutritious, tasty and convenient.   But does such a plan exist?   The problem is, we all have different lifestyles, preferences and tastes, not to mention different bodies! So we’ll all respond slightly differently to different diets. However there […]

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