Consciously curating your collection of activewear

When we think about a capsule wardrobe, we wouldn't usually include our activewear. It makes sense, I mean you wouldn't pair a neon yellow sports bra with your black tailored work trousers (or maybe you would? I guess it depends on your personal style...). But this means we often neglect to consider the sustainability of… Continue reading Consciously curating your collection of activewear

What I did last week: Sustainable sportswear, organic beauty & a food waste feast

As I've had a particularly good week of sustainability and wellbeing events, I thought I'd share a little summary with you. I can't guarantee this will be the first of a new series of posts as my average weeks aren't quite so eventful, and quite frankly because I'm not sure anyone wants to know what I've… Continue reading What I did last week: Sustainable sportswear, organic beauty & a food waste feast

What is an “eco” yoga mat and where can I get one?

Ever wondered what the difference between a normal yoga mat and one with an "eco"label is? Well, yoga mats are typically made of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) which has been found to be bad for both your body and the environment. "Eco" yoga mats, on the other hand, are usually made from a natural rubber or… Continue reading What is an “eco” yoga mat and where can I get one?

Get fit for free with Sweaty Betty

Photo source: Rosh etc When thinking about sustainable brands, Sweaty Betty may not immediately spring to mind, but they are really great when it comes to social sustainability. They provide quick, easy and free access to top trainers and class instructors through their collection of online fitness videos and in-store classes. And, this January they've… Continue reading Get fit for free with Sweaty Betty

The benefits of yoga & a roof garden class with Third Space

Sunday morning I went to Canary Wharf for the last in a series of yoga classes at Crossrail Place Roof Garden with Third Space London. I couldn't think of a better way to start a Sunday than stretching out with the sun beaming on my face and a beautiful garden view. Crossrail Place Roof Garden… Continue reading The benefits of yoga & a roof garden class with Third Space

So 2016 is the year you’re going to get fit?

So you've been telling yourself 2016 will be the year you get fit. The year you eat super clean and get your body super lean. Now that the supermarkets stock most health foods, and there are loads of healthy cafes around, it will be easy right? But didn't you say that about 2015 this time last… Continue reading So 2016 is the year you’re going to get fit?

Festive Fitness

Click product name to shop Running Beanie, £26, Adidas by Stella McCartney Yoga Mat, £42, ecoYoga White and Pink Sweater, £50, Adidas StellaSport Maroon Storm Jacket, £60, Adidas Running Arm Pocket, £8, Puma  Mesh Running Trainers, £60, Puma Over-Ear Headphones, £220, Adidas Stirrup Dance/Yoga Leggings, £29, Gossypium It's hard staying motivated to be active over the… Continue reading Festive Fitness