I love Christmas and everything it brings. It is a wonderful time of the year catching up with loved ones, eating lots of tasty treats and having a few drinks. Just looking at the tin of sweets makes me happy but I know the scales won't be happy in the New Year if I keep eating them. Here are a few tips on how to avoid putting on weight over the festive season. Hope I practice what I preach this Christmas.
Yesterday was blue Monday and maybe for some people worrying about the outstanding Visa Bill, travelling to and from work in the dark or having a dry January made them feel blue and a bit down in the dumps. For me yesterday came and went and I felt great. I was full of energy and in…Read more How to feel good this January.
In just six weeks Christmas day will be over and we will begin to hear and see ads for loosing weight. Do you want to put weight on over Christmas and have to spend the first two months of the new year trying to loose it or would you like to be strong enough to stay focused and avoid putting on pounds this Christmas?
Do you spend time helping others and don't have time for yourself? We all lead very busy lives but whether you are running after your toddler, worrying about teenagers or caring for an elderly parent, it is important to find time for yourself. Taking time for yourself is not a waste of time. Research has shown that women today…Read more Finding the time……. for yourself!
I hope you are all keeping well and enjoying the beautiful colours of autumn all around us. I love this time of year and even though the evenings are closing in on us, it is nice to take time and reflect on the year so far and plan the next few weeks ahead. Some of you may have heard the…Read more Fail to Plan, Plan to Fail
Are you struggling to lose weight? Do you like a night out and a few drinks? Most people who try to lose weight underestimate the effect alcohol has, with few realising that a glass of wine has the same number of calories as two chocolate biscuits. This would take you 50 minutes of fast walking to…Read more Avoid alcohol for rapid weight loss!
Do you wake before your alarm each morning? Do you struggle to lift your head from the soft pillow when its time to rise? Do you wear that tired sleepy look until lunch time? Do you constantly talk about how tired you are? We all live very busy lives, juggling work, family and life in general.…Read more Are you getting enough sleep?