Warning - This is a binge trigger! – If you find this article distressing please do not read it and instead seek professional help of a trained counsellor or a medical practitioner. This is a subject that I’ve long been obsessed with finding the answer to. On the face of it, self-sabotaging… Continue reading Why do we self-sabotage our weight loss progress?!
So, you’ve made the decision to lose weight, be healthier and feel amazing. Setting this intention can immediately flood our brains with an image of how we would like to look and feel and this brings with it a temporary heightening of our motivation to make the changes we need to. Exercise will obviously play… Continue reading Why your treadmill should be your new BFF!
I used to really hate fruits, vegetables and any ‘healthy’ food to be honest. They all just tasted so bland and left me feeling as if I hadn’t had a proper meal or snack; that I had missed out. That left me feeling cheated and only made me crave all the sugary, fatty and… Continue reading The amazing fact about your taste buds that will help you enjoy eating healthier food!
In my dieting days, I was either trying to diet OR I was making the most of NOT dieting! There just wasn’t any in-between for me because I had convinced myself that the ‘middle’ was not even an option. I mean why on earth would I want to eat just over my calorie/syn… Continue reading Why Making the most of it will stop you losing weight!
I was a complete disbeliever when I first came across affirmations and their supposed power to change our beliefs and to impact our lives. I mean, ‘how can a bunch of words make a difference to my life?’ I’d thought. The fact that affirmations made such huge promises stopped me from dismissing them… Continue reading Words can help you lose weight!!
How to kid your brain into doing things that move you TOWARDS your weight loss goal! Our brains are hardwired to work out how to give us what we want and what we desire. You can’t kid your brain into wanting to eat fruit if you don’t WANT to eat fruit. You can’t… Continue reading How to kid your brain into doing things that move you TOWARDS your weight loss goal!
Yes, the title of this blog is correct and NO mistake has been made. You really CAN farm for weight loss!! So firstly let’s explore what farming is so that I can explain how it can work for anyone wishing to feel better and lose weight. According to https://www.thefreedictionary.com/farming, a simple definition of farming (land)… Continue reading Farming for weight loss?!!
The shocking truths about forgiveness and weight-loss!
The very word water makes many of us run for cover! We feel it is tasteless and boring. Drinking it is a chore much like cleaning the oven. We just don’t want to do it! The health benefits are clear and easy to find, here are a few: It helps to boost mental performance… Continue reading 6 easy ways to drink more water!
Body positivity is such a buzz word right now, it’s everywhere from mainstream media to the words we speak to each other. The text book definition of body positivity is wonderfully put here by Wikipedia: ‘Body positivity is a social movement rooted in the belief that all human beings should have a positive body image,… Continue reading Body Positivity and The Anti-Diet Lifestyle