Review: The NuBand Fitness Tracker

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Back at the beginning of August when I reviewed the Misfit I said I had a third activity tracker to review, and after giving it a try for 3 weeks, it’s time to give my verdict! The Nuband is a solid one piece black band and at £49.99 it’s a lot cheaper than many other…

On Being Injured and Shoes for Walking

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For the last 7 weeks I’ve been a woman out of action. I took a fall at Roller Derby scrim, and bashed my head, and when my ears had stopped ringing I realised I’d hurt my ankle badly too. A visit to A&E informed me, to my relief, that it wasn’t broken, but badly sprained,…

Fitness Tracker Review: The Misfit Shine

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Well, it seems that fitness trackers are like buses. You wait an entire year looking at different types, and then 3 turn up at once. No sooner had I purchased, and finally reviewed, my FitBit Flex than I was offered some other trackers to review. I actually have 2 to review now, and today I’m…

Review: Fit Bit Flex

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I’d been desperate to get my hands on a wearable activity tracker for a while, I’d eyed them all up and could never afford them. I’m a total stats geek and the idea of being able to track my activity and sleep 24/7 was very exciting, and I ould create graphs, all the graphs! Then,…

Indigo Herbs Recipe Challenge

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I’m not normally a fan of challenges involving food, because they’re normally of the “eat a whole cow in 10 minutes and get it free” variety, but I took part in this one because it was a little different! Indigo Herbs are a small family run company based in Glastonbury, and they wanted to send…

Getting Your 5 A Day

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So we all know now that even 5 portions of fruit and veg a day is a pathetically small amount for our health, and actually we should be grazing constantly on carrot sticks and celery until we’re so full we can’t even fit in a wafer thin mint at the end of the day, right?…