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 …

Easy immune boosting habits you will love

Without an immune system, your body would be constantly open to attack and you would forever be dealing with colds, viruses and taking time off work to spend days under your duvet trying to get better Boosting your immune system can help ensure you stay well and strong and don’t …

Make 2019 the year for you

Here we are once again seeing in a new year, 2019 is upon us. This can be a great time to reflect on the past, celebrate successes and plan for the future. While you can list a number of resolutions in that shiny unicorn journal you received from your Secret …

Beat the Bloat

As well as the parties, presents and more parties, at Christmas there seems to be the feeling that we have to eat and drink all we see! While it is nice to enjoy festive food and the odd tipple, going mad at the buffet table isn’t great for your waistline, …

Don’t let loneliness get you down

Children going to school, divorce, teenagers leaving for university, a house move or new job can all be stressful, and while they are a part of everyday life, each one can lead to loneliness. While feeling lonely isn’t a mental health problem itself, the two things are linked, and if …

Don’t let stress get you down

Family demands, a to-do list as long as your arm, and friends wanting you to go out and party every weekend, makes for a busy, but sometimes stressful life. It is one thing to ensure everyone else is happy, but you need to look after yourself too. You can keep …

Get your beauty basics right

You only have to turn the TV on, scroll through Facebook or stop by Instagram and you will see yet another new beauty product has hit the shops and claims suggest you simply won’t be able to live without it. The reality of course, is that you can, but with …

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 …

Keep cool this Christmas

It’s the most wonderful time of the year but Christmas can be demanding and stressful and keeping your cool can be tough. While we are expected to have a heart warming, joyful time with the ones we love, the reality is, holiday gatherings can be hard work. We have had …

Get fit with an app

If you are fed up with forking out cash on a gym membership you just don’t use, now is the time to cancel that direct debit and exercise a different way and on your terms. Long gone are the days when you had to head to a sweaty sports hall …