Healthy living blogs
Looking for some diet and exercise inspiration? Check out our roundup of the best healthy living blogs on the web.
When it comes to eating healthy and working out, one of the biggest struggles is motivation. It’s also easy to get stuck in a rut with the same old exercise routine and the same boring meals.
Fortunately, the web is home to a plethora of healthy living blogs that serve up inspiring tips for how to live a happier, healthier life. Here are some of the best on the web.
Laura is a holistic health coach and new mom who, after losing six stone and getting too skinny for her liking, realized that balance is the name of the game. Her blog highlights a range of tasty recipes, like the vegan Ultimate Green Smoothie, easily sortable by meal type and clearly marked for different diets.
Head to Ella Woodward’s site for plant-based recipes and healthy versions of typically unhealthy foods you thought were off limits — pizza, mince pie and hot chocolate. She even has a recipe for healthy Nutella! Ella’s photos and videos are top-notch, making it nearly impossible to leave this site without a shortlist of recipes to try.
Vegetarians, look no further than Celery and Cupcakes, a blog launched in 2010 by PhD student Jemma. Jemma weaves her story and food philosophy — eat a balanced diet, don’t be afraid to treat yourself, and love your body — throughout her posts, which feature scrumptious vegetarian recipes that are certain to make your mouth water.
Another blogger whose lifestyle change inspired her to inspired others, Dannii writes health and fitness tips based on her real-life experience. She lost nearly 100 pounds by giving up alcohol for six months, switching to a nutritious diet and getting serious about exercise. In addition to healthy recipes, she shares fitness advice, such as how walking played a surprisingly big role in her weight loss.
Gem from South Wales heads-up this health and fitness blog, with lots of input from her friends and guest bloggers. In addition to healthy recipes, cool product reviews and continual updates on her fitness progress, she also encourages readers to make a pledge to meet their exercise and weight loss goals.
As the site name implies, this delightful blog is run by Eliza Flynn, a London-based former junk food junkie who is still “making up for years of a lopsided diet”. Eliza’s big into natural foods without artificial sweeteners or preservatives. Her recipes, from homemade sushi to chocolate chip courgette cake, will make you never want to order take-out again.
- What healthy living blogs do you love?
Have you got a health question?
Silversurfers Health partner is AXA PPP healthcare. The AXA PPP healthcare's online service, "Ask the Expert", allows you to ask their team of friendly and experienced nurses, midwives, counselors and pharmacists about any health topic.
Don't feel alone. You can ask anything about your health, any time for 24 hours a day; everyday. Please get in touch with us now.
ASK THE EXPERT
Rachel - Silversurfers Assistant Editor
Latest posts by Rachel - Silversurfers Assistant Editor (see all)
Leave a Comment!
Community Terms & Conditions
These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to our site (contributions), and to any interactive services associated with it.
You must comply with the spirit of the following standards as well as the letter. The standards apply to each part of any contribution as well as to its whole.
be accurate (where they state facts); be genuinely held (where they state opinions); and comply with applicable law in the UK and in any country from which they are posted.
Contributions must not:
contain any material which is defamatory of any person; or contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory; or promote sexually explicit material; or promote violence; promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; or infringe any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person; or be likely to deceive any person; or be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence; or promote any illegal activity; or be threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety; or be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person; or be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person; or give the impression that they emanate from us, if this is not the case; or advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse.
Nurturing a safe environment
Our Silversurfers community is designed to foster friendships, based on trust, honesty, integrity and loyalty and is underpinned by these values.
We don't tolerate swearing, and reserve the right to remove any posts which we feel may offend others... let's keep it friendly!