How to avoid putting pounds on this Christmas

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.

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How to feel good this January.

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.

Finding the time……. for yourself!

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!

How to Worry Less.

“Worry is like a rocking chair, it gives you something to do but gets you absolutely nowhere’. We all worry from time to time.  Some of us worry about small things while others worry about bigger issues. So why do we let ourselves worry  and how can we avoid worrying about things that we have no…Read more How to Worry Less.

The Sun or the Wind

Where did the Summer go to?. I hope you had a great time whatever you got up to.  I had a brilliant Summer and I have lots of new ideas for my blog that I hope you will enjoy reading over the next few months.  Something that happened over the summer relates to today's post.  I travelled…Read more The Sun or the Wind

Choosing the perfect pair of jeans

I was tidying my room this evening and putting away my nice clean, ironed jeans when I thought how many pairs of jeans do I really need?  I have lots of jeans and can only wear one pair at a time but how many of them fit me well and make me feel good? Jeans are such an easy thing to wear. You…Read more Choosing the perfect pair of jeans

5 Reasons to surround yourself with positive people.

One of the best ways to find happiness is to surround yourself with positive people.  Happy people create their own happiness, and share it freely.  If you spend time around positive people you’ll find yourself seeing the world differently. Recently I heard somebody speak of a person as a "Mood Hoover". He said speaking with a  "mood hoover" can leave you feeling totally drained…Read more 5 Reasons to surround yourself with positive people.