Fitness

Gym Girl Gift Guide

It’s hard to know where to even begin with  this one, there are so many gym related gifts that would make perfect Christmas presents! As I’m sure many of you will find, as soon as December hits so do the “What do you want for Christmas” questions. Personally, I hate this question and usually tell …

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Fighting Fit | 5 tips to kick the Christmas cold

Welcome to December or as I prefer to call it, the 1st of Christmas. At this most wonderful time of year (clichéd I know but it’s true!) having a cold can really suck all the fun out of the spirit, making everything seems more like a chore. I know because it’s December 1st and I …

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Italy | Lake Como

After many years of saying I’m going to go to Italy this year, my feet have finally touched down on Italian soil. We were picked up by private transfer and chauffeured to the Grand Hotel Britannia Excelsior on Lake Como. If I asked you to think of an Italian cliché what would you come up …

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Italy | Milan

If you are a lover of Paris you need to visit Milan. Two cities currently fighting for my top spot. Given that Napoleon built a highway connecting the two, it comes as no surprise that they bear a few similarities. Both cities have monumental Arch’s and iconic streets and, Milan is like pretty like Paris but …

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Personal Trainer | What is a Push/Pull Day?

In a previous blog post, you may remember that I had called in the big guns to help level up training. Incase you needed a refresher of the big guns – Chris Gee from Urban Instinct Personal Training A few weeks ago as we walked into the gym I casually asked”What are we working on today?”. …

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Lifestyle

Turning 25 | The Best Way

The lead up to my 25th birthday all I envisioned was a Bridget Jones worthy pity party – I had even booked the day off of work to spare my colleagues from my overly dramatic woes of turning 25. Thankfully, as the day itself got closer and closer I found myself re-evaluating and ultimately altering …

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La Manga | The End Of Something Beautiful

It’s true what they say you know, time really does fly when you are having fun. We have reached the final night of the holiday. Wanting to end it with something fun, mountain biking was on the agenda. Arriving at the shop to discover it closed early today which didn’t leave us enough time to …

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La Manga | When It Rains, It Storms

Wow, the weather forecast certainly wasn’t wrong. It was most definitely raining but nonetheless our trip to Cartagena was going ahead. On the advice of the concierge we asked the taxi driver to take us to El Corte Ingles under the impression that this was an indoor shopping mall. Unfortunately, we were a little to …

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La Manga | When All Else Fails…

This week is fast becoming the week of failed plans and we are now the masters of back ups. Initially, the idea was to get up early and head down to the tennis courts for a hit in the morning before heading to Cartagena, a historical city a short journey from the resort, in the …

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La Manga | So Many Activities

Waking up to another beautiful day in this slice of paradise and ready to see some more of its beauty on a trip out to Torrevieja; or so we thought. It seems that we were misinformed as to the distance between our destinations and felt it a frightful shame to spend this glorious day travelling …

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