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7 Signs your Diet IS Working (even if it doesn’t show on the scales)

signs your diet is working

When weight loss is your goals it’s easy to focus on just the number on the scales, but actually there are all sorts of signs your diet is working despite scale weight not budging much yet.   In fact scale weight alone is a very poor way to assess progress as you’ll discover while reading […]

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The Truth About Being Pretty: Why Being Attractive Shouldn’t be so Attractive

A departure from my usual blog topics? Yes, but I felt it was something I needed to get off my chest, so wrote this post from the heart for Mum’s website The Motherload.   For what is a fairly controversial and potentially segregating subject, I hope that I’ve opened some eyes and dismissed the misunderstanding […]

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My Life with Anorexia – Shredded By Science Podcast

anorexia

This podcast talks about what it’s like having Anorexia, an illness I battled and was very ill with.   A report in 2015 estimated that more than 725,000 people in the UK are affected by an eating disorder, with roughly 75-90% of those being female.   BEAT, a UK-based eating disorder charity, estimates that of those with […]

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Not Losing Weight on Slimming World or Weight Watchers?

not losing weight on slimming world

There are many reason’s you’re not losing weight on Slimming World or Weight Watchers but rest assured you’re not the only one.   With all the ‘success stories’ your read about in magazines it’d be easy to think there’s something wrong with you, since these, and similar diet clubs, are supposed to be ‘so good’! […]

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How To Set Your Metabolism on Fire

fast metabolism of fire

If there’s one thing everyone watching their weight wants it’s to have a fast metabolism that burns calories faster than a rocket on bonfire night. Your metabolism is the ‘engine’ that burns the food you eat as well as stored fat, turning it into energy such as: Heat to keep us warm Energy for basic […]

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Mum’s Diet and Exercise Plan – The Relaunch!

Finally….A Solution for Busy Mums who struggle to stay in shape, but want to Easily Lose Weight, Tone Up and get you Body Back without it taking over your already stressful home & work life. The Fit Mum Formula Online Weight Loss Programme Are you fed up of trying different diets but not being able […]

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Too many excuses for not exercising?

excuses for not exercising

I’ve heard so many excuses for not exercising I could probably write a book on this topic alone.   What it always comes down to though is not so much the excuses themselves (some of which are genuine and understandable, some not so much).   But how people let these excuses become gospel for why […]

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Can’t lose weight? Maybe you’re not eating enough

not eating enough

It would be common sense to think that eating less is integral to losing weight, but not eating enough is a big problem in chronic dieters especially, who are finding they just can’t lose weight. It’s true that weight loss (or gain) is about calorie balance – you need to be in a calorie deficit […]

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How To Stop Yourself Eating Too Much Cake

too much cake

We’ve all eaten too much cake at some point in our lives and it’s nothing to be ashamed of.   After all food is for enjoyment as well as nourishment and there’s no point in living a miserable life in pursuit of trying to be perfect all the time.   But too much cake when […]

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The Fit Mum Formula Manifesto

fit mum manifesto

Being a Fit Mum is not about deprivation, or looking like an Instagram ‘fitspo’ picture, or living a life that’s right out of a glossy magazine. We’re real Mums with real lives to lead, and we deserve to feel good too.   I learned the hard way though eating disorders, exercise addictions and self-loathing that […]

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