The top 5 reasons I can’t make it to the gym

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Features my blog sponsor Fitness First The fancy new club on Flinders Street in Melbourne As you may know, I’m a Fitness First blogger, a job I almost didn’t take on because I’m so completely crap at going to the gym. In fact, until yesterday, I hadn’t even made it to the gym. That’s pretty […]

Urban gathering – our market experiences

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My husband grew up market shopping with his folks on the weekend. I grew up with a vegetable garden in the back yard. When we started living together there was no room for a vegetable garden and so continued regular trips to the Queen Vic Markets. We still buy fresh foods from supermarkets from time […]

All work and no play makes Laney a dull girl

*surfaces from mountain of work on desk* Well, if I haven’t just learned a big lesson about why I’m doing this whole primal living experiment! It’s been two months living primal and it’s all gone to the dogs! Well not entirely, but I’ve stumbled spectacularly this past month into a hole that I’ve dug for […]

Primal Progress (one month)

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I thought the end of one month Primal would be monumental – like, yeah, we made it! High fives all round. But here’s the thing – it just seems kind of ‘normal’. Boring hey? Don’t get me wrong though, I do feel different, ┬áit’s just that doing this doesn’t seem extraordinary, or some mammoth feat […]

To gym, or not to gym?

Introducing new sponsor Here’s a dirty little secret. Truth be told, I’m very good at donating my money to gyms and not very good at availing myself of their services. I’m a serial offender and have actually banned myself from ever signing up again. Here’s another truth. I find my gym experiences have been lonely, […]

Y U No Live in Cave?

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Uh, because this crash test is in 2014 AD, not 10,000BC! I find it quite funny how knockers like to pick apart the primal or paleo lifestyle . . . I get it, I really do. Yes I realise cavemen didn’t eat coconut flour cookies sweetened with agave syrup, or even bacon for that matter. […]

Don’t have a cow, man!

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Actually, if you want to eat Primal you probably will have a bit of cow, and if Instagram is anything to go by, a lot of bacon! I’ve eaten a lot of bacon and it’s only the 10th of January. I wonder if I’ll be punished somehow? Isn’t it funny how ingrained some things can […]

My Primal Year – Primal Living in 2014

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Well, well, well – and just like that it’s 2014! Happy New Year! I have been very introspective and quiet lately, which doesn’t make for great blogging when you’re not exactly sure what it is that you think is worth sharing! For a while I wasn’t sure if I even wanted to continue blogging as […]

Free stuff that I will buy again with my own money

Today’s overflowing inbox is the start of the crazy season where PR requests and events start to hit their straps in the lead up to Christmas. Being Crash Test Mummy and all, I’m not going to start recommending things I haven’t actually tried, and by tried, I mean for a decent length of time, so […]

Somewhere along the way I just stopped taking anti-depressants

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Today I shared this on Facebook: I’m no longer taking anti-depressants and I can’t even remember when I stopped taking them. It was through my own disorganisation, of course, when I ran out and forgot to get my script re-filled. Somewhere along the way . . . So now I’m flying solo. Life isn’t perfect. […]