The Unbreakable Vow

I love a good movie: they are such a rich source of metaphors. Sometimes when I’m teaching or coaching I hear myself reach inside my head and pull out just the right metaphor by way of a movie example. When … Read More

Still Listening?

Last week we began to look at where our internal voice comes from and how it influences us. Just to re-cap, the take home message from that blog was YOU are NOT the voice, it’s just a mechanism that allows … Read More

Breakfast On The Run Smoothie

Sometimes we are not hungry as soon as we get up or we are in a rush to get out of the door, so this is an all-in-one breakfast that is quick to make and can be taken with you … Read More

Are You Listening?

I can remember as a child when I first became aware of the voice inside my head. I had never been told about it and for a while I was genuinely frightened, I thought I was going mad. I thought … Read More

Lasagne

Serves 4 125g fresh or packet lasagne 500g/1lb lean minced beef or turkey Red Sauce 1 large onion, chopped finely 25g/1oz mushrooms, chopped finely 1 red pepper, chopped finely 2 carrots, chopped finely 2 celery sticks, chopped finely 425g/14oz tinned … Read More

5 Seconds to Change Your Life

How often have you had an urge or some internal signal nudging you to do something – and then you ignored it and it went away? Have you ever wondered where you might be or what situation you might be … Read More

Waldorf Salad

Serves 1   1 medium red apple, cored and diced 1 tbsp lemon juice, fresh or bottled 50g/2oz celery, diced 2 tbsp low-fat yogurt or fat free fromage frais Crisp lettuce leaves 4 walnut halves, crushed Toss the diced apple … Read More

Tapping into Your Positivity

This blog is potentially one of the most important that you may ever read. I say that not to overstate my writing skills; I am not that vain or that deluded! but because I am going to teach you some … Read More

Courgette and Carrot Loaf​​​​​​​

Serves 4   1 small onion 25g/1oz nuts (almonds or other) 125g/4oz courgettes, trimmed and grated 125g/4oz carrots, grated 25g/1oz porridge oats 1 tbsp tomato puree ¼ tsp dried mixed herbs Salt and black pepper   Preheat the oven to … Read More

Do You Really Want What You Think You Want?

The weekend before last I ran one of my favourite workshops, “Motivation Matters”. The group all wanted or needed a boost to help them achieve their goals. My job was to give it to them. The first exercise was to “Start … Read More