40 days of Self-Care – taking a different approach to Lent in 2018

Here we are at the start of Lent. This is a time when many of us give something up for the 40 days and nights leading to Easter. Traditionally Christians have fasted and many chose to abstain from certain foods, habits or other vices. In previous years I have given up sugar, chocolate, wine and … Continue reading 40 days of Self-Care – taking a different approach to Lent in 2018

Why we all need a weekend of Yoga and Hiking in the Lake District.

Slowing down and taking the time to relax has been on my list of priorities for the last 18 months or so. Those of you who follow my blog or train with me know that I have really had to 'work' at changing pace and not race along at 100 miles an hour day in, … Continue reading Why we all need a weekend of Yoga and Hiking in the Lake District.

The Power of OM – what a difference a day can make..

All I can say is WOW. I have had the best sleep that I can remember. My tracker tells me that I had twice as much deep sleep as I would usually have and I honestly feel amazing.  You may be surprised to hear that the change is the result of a day at the … Continue reading The Power of OM – what a difference a day can make..

Hands up if you need more energy

Getting up in the morning feeling as if you haven't slept?  Afternoon slump?  Dozing off on the sofa in the evening?  Are any of these familiar? Why are we so tired and lacking energy and what can we do to change things? It will come as no surprise that the answer lies in how well … Continue reading Hands up if you need more energy