Things I Wish i’d known about Weight Loss a Decade Ago

Things I Wish i’d known about Weight Loss a Decade Ago

It’s April already, I can barely believe it. It feels like only a week ago I was bringing in the new year with my friends and several terrible renditions of Wonderwall. After months of allowing myself to develop some chub (ok, a year or so, whatever), and a year of being too skint for a gym membership, i’ve finally got enough motivation (and money) to get my arse in the gym, put some veg on my plate, and shift some of the excess rolls that have appeared since I began working full time.

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Girls, if you’re 25 or over, get a damn smear test

Girls, if you’re 25 or over, get a damn smear test

We’ve all had rogue things inside our vaginas; a penis here, a tampon there, perhaps even an enormous dildo on occasion, but one thing that alarmingly few of us have had inside us is a speculum, more commonly known as “that plastic thing that looks like a duck that they use when you have a smear test”.

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That’s it – i’m going vegan

That’s it – i’m going vegan

Veganism is a lifestyle i’ve flirted with on and off over the past couple of years, a vegan month here, a vegan week there, being extraordinarily proud if I have the odd vegan day… It’s something I feel is good and right, but I am only human, and each time i’ve tried to have a go, my own cravings have brought an abrupt end to the vegan experiment.  Continue reading “That’s it – i’m going vegan”