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FitBakes – the High Protein, Low Calorie Cake (Review)

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Ella from FitBakes has created low calorie, high protein cake pots for health and calorie conscious cake and fitness lovers alike. But do they taste as good as real cake? I tried them and will give you my verdict here.   I love cake (don’t we all?) but I’m also a 5’2 petite woman who, […]

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7 Healthy Christmas Treats You’ve Never Tried

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Think Christmas has to be either about stuffing your face or being a food humbug? These healthy Christmas treats are just what the kitchen table ordered if you want to have your Christmas cake and eat it this year.   I’ve selected some amazing Christmas inspired recipes from bloggers across the net to bring you […]

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Healthy Gingerbread Protein Biscuits

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If you can’t find me this December I’ll be curled up by the fire eating these Christmassy healthy gingerbread biscuits.   I’m actually not a massive fan of ginger. Or rather, too often there’s too much in a recipe, and it becomes overpoweringly spicy.   This is a shame because in ‘just the right amount’ […]

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Baked Healthy Custard

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If the thought of low fat and/or diet versions of your favourite foods make you despair then this baked healthy custard will challenge your beliefs that eating healthier has to be any less comfortingly delicious.   And unlike shop bought ‘diet’ custards this isn’t full of fillers, thickeners and artificial sweeteners in a bid to […]

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What If You Don’t Like Healthy Treats?

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It’s actually pretty easy to make healthy treats that are alternatives to your favourite treat foods like cake, biscuits and ice cream.   But while these can be equally delicious, they’re not exactly the same, and try as they might some people just don’t like the taste of healthy alternatives.   So if you want […]

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Banana-Nut Healthy Cheesecake Recipe

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This healthy cheesecake recipe is a long way from the low calorie, processed imitation ‘diet’ cheesecakes that big diet food brands make (and trust me I’ve tried most of them).   The problem is, cheesecake is naturally a very high calorie, high sugar treat food. When you try and make sugary puddings healthy, somewhere along […]

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How To Lose Weight Eating Junk Food

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Is it possible to lose weight eating junk food? The calories in vs calories out camp would have you believe so, as would bodybuilders and fitness fans who follow IIFYM (If It Fits Your Macros) The ‘clean eating’ camp tell you it’s food type and quality that matters more. So which is true? Can you […]

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Healthy Homemade Chocolates for Valentines Day

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Giving your loved one homemade chocolates on Valentines Day provides the best of both worlds.   Pretty much everyone loves chocolate, and equally everyone really appreciates the value of someone putting time and effort into making rather than buying a gift.   Luckily these cute pink chocolates take literally 3 minutes to make and not […]

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5 Healthy Options When You Need Comfort Food

Healthy and comfort food aren’t usually paired together in the same sentence. Comfort food suggests unhealthy, calorific, giant sized plates of fat and sugar designed to trigger dopamine in the brain (the feel good hormone) and warm our bellies into a satisfied slumber when you’re feeling tired and grumpy. Click Here to read the article […]

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The Best Healthy Take Away Food Choices

Is there really such thing as healthy take away food? You’ve been told take away food is unhealthy junk food and to be avoided when on a diet, trying to lose weight, or just trying to eat more healthily. But the best ‘diet’ is the one you stick to for life, so that must include […]

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