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!
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?!!
Since I can remember, I have always totally enjoyed a spa day. It gives me an opportunity to relax, it’s a timeout from daily life, it’s a complete change of scenery and the treatments make me feel positively refreshed and chilled out. When I leave, I have this light and happy feeling as if… Continue reading How to regularly benefit from the ‘spa’ effect!
How to look and feel amazing this Christmas!!
Festive Cookies Cooking is a great pastime and it’s good for your soul! It stirs your creative juices and is very therapeutic. Many people cook when they are stressed to help them to relax. In fact, cooking can be a kind of meditation if you really immerse yourself totally into the creative process that it… Continue reading Christmas recipe for Festive Cookies!!
So, you’ve started a diet. It may be your first one, it may be the next one after a series of failed ones, but none of that matters because you’ve made the decision to try (or try again as the case may be). You’re fired up, this is it, you tell yourself. This is the… Continue reading 6 Things your diet doesn’t tell you
Dear MeI’m writing this letter because talking to you hasn’t worked and I’m desperate for you to hear what I have to say. I’ve been trying to tell you something for so long and tried so very many ways to communicate with you but nothing has worked and now I’m at my wits end. I’m… Continue reading An emotional plea from your body
Find something you love to do. I wrote an article about exercise with the Anti-Diet Lifestyle previously and, on the back of that, I need to answer a follow up question : ‘Do I see it (exercise) as fun or a chore with The Anti-Diet Lifestyle? Once again, I’d first like to say what a… Continue reading Exercise – Is it fun or a chore with the Anti-Diet Lifestyle?
No pain, no gain? People have asked me a lot of questions about how the Anti-Diet Lifestyle actually achieves weight loss and concerns about exercise come up frequently. Things like: Do you exercise? Do you exercise regularly? Did you have to exercise to lose weight? I love these questions because they challenge me to look… Continue reading Do you have to exercise regularly for the Anti-Diet to work?