Learning and education

Stop sending me maths problems!

7th March 2015

To all you smartie pants’ After my mathematics email the other day I got a few smart Alecs sending me maths problems Cheers for that! Well I suppose I did ask for it ;-) And you can be happy that I was stumped Maybe I am as bad as I previously thought ;-) Well I […]

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Leap of faith

6th March 2015

Don’t be afraid to take chances Its not often they come around again Before xmas, I saw an advert for an online magazine They were looking for writers I applied, not for one second thinking that they would accept or even consider me as a guest writer All of their staff are fully qualified journalists […]

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Negative self talk

5th March 2015

The power of your words and thoughts is incredible I’ve always had a bee in my bonnet about maths I remember in primary school being so confuzzled by numbers that I tried to cheat on a maths test When I went out to the bathroom I spotted a calculator on the table and I tried […]

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How badly do you want to survive?

3rd March 2015

Survival in the wild is not all that different to surviving in life I watched that Bear Grylls programme the other day where he is teaching celebrities how to survive in the wild Some of them are pretty useless But I know I would be almost equally as bad I hate creepy crawlies I run […]

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Progress isn’t always what it seems

2nd March 2015

‘Progress for progress sake must be discouraged’ Anyone know where that quote came from? I was prowling on facebook yesterday I rarely do this nowadays because I don’t have the TIME ;-) Geddit? Read yesterdays email if not! Facebook is one of those things that I refuse to qualify my time for, If I have […]

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Poo in a cup parenthesis the chocolate experiments

28th February 2015

Chocolate usually inspires joy, right? I like to play around with food and try different things I try to provide 3 new recipes ideas each week for my clients And show them that it isn’t boring or difficult to eat well It is my belief that we should all find ways to enjoy food and […]

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Endorphins and the X factor

25th February 2015

Ever done something cause you have to, then realised that it was the best thing you could have done? After my bed bound 48 hours last week my immune system must be having a laugh cause I now have a sore throat and an almost chesty cough Despite waking up feeling like someone had taken […]

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Objectively assess your progress!

24th February 2015

Can you look objectively at yourself? I feel like I have been harping on a lot recently about certain subjects But this, I do feel is important to really drive the message home We all have this expectation of ourselves, of our progress and how fast or slow it is showing itself up Firstly, YOU […]


Ask yourself what will be different?

23rd February 2015

My┬áblog yesterday was a bit of a thought provoker Well I hope it was, and I hope it got you thinking about the why’s and wherefores and what makes you, you! Part of our conversation was about the topic of the year so far Or it seems No one can escape it 50 shades of […]

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Light bulb moment, why your progress may be stagnating

13th February 2015

I’ve heard this a lot recently… ‘I just want to reach ‘x’ weight and I’ll be happy’ OR ‘The numbers on the scales just aren’t going down…’ When I hear my clients saying this to me, it makes me feel sad And not because it appears that they are not making progress But because they […]