One app, one bucket, one celebrity – the healthiness starts here…

TRYING to decide what topic to cover in my first ‘proper’ post on the blog was a bit of a no-brainer – it should probably start with a look at what prompted the change to a healthier (happier!) lifestyle. Some post-hangover resolution? Finding my ‘baggy boyfriend jeans’ had started resembling leggings? The realisation I was about to reach 30 and had never done a proper push-up?! (Possibly all three….except that last one…no sane person ever thought that!) For me the healthy start came about thanks to a £1 water barrel, Cameron Diaz and a random app download…. Like everyone I’d heard … Continue reading One app, one bucket, one celebrity – the healthiness starts here…

Hiya, Hello, Howdy…

HI everyone and welcome to ‘Healthy up North’… This is my blog, a track of my journey from slightly (ok, very!) unhealthy to, well, much more healthy – it doesn’t get more complicated than that 🙂 Simple is good because as I’ve found out healthy living can be an incredibly complicated task! I think I’ve asked every awkward question possible along my way, from “Where do you find your core?” in Pilates class to “Are non-cook oats different to porridge ones…and are they different to quick cook ones?” to the bemused man in Tesco. As you’ve probably guessed there’s still … Continue reading Hiya, Hello, Howdy…