Why is it so hard to lose weight over 40?

Why is it so hard to lose weight over 40?

Once upon a time, you were able to skip lunch for a few days and easily fit into your Friday night dress. Why is it so hard now? Well, a lot has probably changed since then. You may have more responsibilities now. If you think back then, it was probably quite a...
How to Keep a Food Diary in your Menopausal Years

How to Keep a Food Diary in your Menopausal Years

You’re a busy lady, me too, it’s easy to keep a tally in our heads of what and how we have been eating. However, if the pounds are sneaking on and not coming off taking the time to keep a food diary is one of the simplest and cheapest methods to help you lose weight....
Eat What Makes You Happy!

Eat What Makes You Happy!

This is not a message that you often get from the fitness industry but enjoying your food is a big part of eating well for life! I am assuming that if you are reading this, you interested in being healthy and that includes what you are eating. You do not sit around...
Lunch Hour?

Lunch Hour?

When I started working over 25 years ago, (eek) a lunch hour was not only an hour, but was respected by team members. No one interrupted you unless it was a real emergency. Fast forward to today and lunch hours are quite different. It is not often an hour....
Carbs And The Menopause

Carbs And The Menopause

You can become more sensitive to carbs in your menopausal years. Combined with a sensitivity to stress and it easily leads to an expending waistline which is hard to reduce. ‘Eat less, exercise more’ no longer works and often has the opposite effect, or so it seems....