Fab food for fab abs

Whether you like to run, row, dance or hike, you won’t get fab, happy abs if you don’t think about the food you eat as well as the exercise you take. You can, of course, add ab specific exercises into your routine, but if you eat gut-busting snacks and meals, …

Easy ways to relax when stress builds up

While the idea of switching off and doing nothing sounds like bliss, being able to fully power down isn’t always possible, but if we don’t slow down from time to time we can burn out and that’s no good for anyone. While it is hard to jet off and lie …

Happiness hacks to feed your mind

Tired? Overwhelmed? Tearful? Anxious? We know how it is, and send out group hugs. While 21st century living gives us so many more opportunities than ever before, it can also have a downside when it comes to your mental wellbeing. Expectations mean we are switched on 24/7, and let’s face …

Get summer ready

As the sun shines and warms our skin taking away the bitterness of winter, many of us want to get on top of our lifestyles and ensure we are ahead of the game as the temperature heats up. Let’s cast aside the winter blues, and look at the small changes …

How to get red carpet ready

The award season is well and truly under way and we are constantly seeing Hollywood stars on the red carpet, looking amazing. While you might not have the budget and entourage of an A-lister, we have had a look at how you can look red carpet ready, any time! Be …

Exams need not be stressful

A’ levels, GCSEs and SATs are all being taken at the moment, and if you have children or teenagers in the throes of doing any, or all, of these, it can be a time of anxiety and stress. We have had a look at how you can help to calm …

Reasons to embrace the cold weather

The mornings are dark, the days are cold and the evenings are, well, both. While the chilly temperatures might have you diving for the duvet, it could actually be that the cold is good for your mind and body. Yes, that’s right. If you’re an active, healthy person, the cold …

Embrace exercise, don’t run away from it

Many of us are unhappy with certain parts of our body, but ironing out those lumps and bumps can look like a daunting prospect and taking those first steps often seems scary. Hated bingo wings and the stubborn extra half a stone that just won’t budge can be a pain, …

Run your way into spring

Everyday we are told something new when it comes to what we eat and drink. More of this, less of that and cut that out altogether. Carbs are bad, sugar is worse and as for fats, well don’t even go there. It is little wonder many of us feel overwhelmed …

Keeping resolutions the easy way

We are pretty sure that at some point over Christmas the conversation will have turned to New Year’s resolutions. This is an age-old tradition of turning over a new leaf, or two, and creating a sparkling new you that everyone will love and admire. Whilst our intentions are good, keeping …