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Why I Eat Fish Fingers and Drink Diet Coke as a Health Professional

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If you’re a devout follower of wellness bloggers, spend hundreds on superfood powders, and believe preservatives will give you early dementia then we might not get along.   Look, there’s nothing wrong with chia seed coconut milk maca overnight oat-less oatmeal. And I agree those edible flowers Waitrose have started selling are rather pretty.   […]

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Fitspiration for Mums

fitspiration for mums

Scroll through Instagram or open a women’s fitness magazine in search of some fitspiration to get you motivated and you’re more likely to be met with skinny models and full time bloggers who are closer to being a child themselves than having a young family at home to care for. Which is why determined Mum […]

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Weight Loss Tips for the Sleep Deprived Mum

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If you’re a Mum you probably know from experience that when you are sleep deprived it’s so much harder to eat healthily.   And yet because we are always under such stress (even if kids are a good stress, they’re still stressful!), that’s the very reason we need to look after ourselves and our health.   […]

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The ONLY Weight Loss Book For Mums!

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NOW ON AMAZON – NEW Weight Loss Book Exclusively for Mums!   Mums – Are you fed up of complicated meal plans, time consuming recipes and inflexible exercise plans that just don’t fit into you busy Mum-life?   I hear you! I’m a Mum too, and as much as I’m happy for those Celeb trainers & Insta-models, […]

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Listen to the Weight Loss & Fitness Podcast

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This is one of the lasted fitness podcast series I’ve subscribed to on Itunes and I think you’re going to love it too.   I love podcasts because I can listen to them on the go, driving, while doing the washing up or any other mundane household task.   I’m amazed there are so many […]

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Mums Weight Loss Challenges – Baby Bother

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Mums weight loss is different to non-Mums, which you’ll have realised as soon as you became a mother and attempted to get back into your pre-baby jeans!   There are certain factors that all personal trainers, nutritionists and weight loss coaches need to be aware of when helping Mums. Motherhood is a round the clock […]

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Leftover Baby Food – The Secret Ingredient

leftover baby food

Today I hope to put an end to the leftover baby food waste conundrum.   As any hygiene and safety conscious Mother knows (or rather, what the parenting ‘experts’ tell us), we should never keep leftover baby food once it has been heated, little fingers probing it, throwing it on the floor and sharing it […]

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Why Mums Really Struggle To Lose Baby Weight

Why is that, compared to the average person wanting to lose a few pounds, Mums really struggle to lose baby weight?   Any half decent PT knows how to create a plan that results in weight loss for new Mums (or anyone for that matter) – the right choice and quantity of exercise combined with […]

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The No Time To Exercise Busy Mum Solution

Having no time to exercise or make healthy meals is the biggest reason Mums give to me as to why they can’t lose weight.   We are all time short these days. Work, children, family, household chores, shopping and cooking; despite ‘time-saving’ systems such as washing machines, cars and supermarket home deliveries, the current generation […]

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What’s The Best Detox For Kids?

Let’s start with is there actually such thing as a detox for kids? A quick google search suggests that whilst there are no actual ‘products’ designed specifically for detoxing children, and you can’t (as far as I can see), purchase a detox ‘package’ in same way that you can order a few day’s worth of […]

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