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Are you still looking for that perfect Christmas gift? Forced to find something, anything that might suit the taste and preferences of the recipient? After a recent poll on my instagram account, it seems that gift vouchers are like Brussels sprouts at Christmas – you either love them or hate them. Exactly half of voters said they were a great gift idea and the other half said they are an absolute no go. I personally think they are both! Gift vouchers can be the best gift – if chosen wisely and with much thought – especially if the thought behind…

Don’t eat carbs, red meat, sugar, fat or salt. Don’t drink alcohol, fizzy drinks or coffee… The list of evil substances is long, so long that I won’t even try to complete it. A few years ago, I was an advocate of such a list. I tried to follow all of the commandments of what I call Super Healthy Living – I even bought Gwyneth Paltrow’s cookbook. For a good few months I was an avid follower, preaching to all and sundry about the benefits of a super healthy diet. Until I realised I was lying to myself and that…