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  • 7 steps to better sleep in lockdown

    So you've downed a chamomile tea and ignored your phone but still can't get to sleep. Sound familiar? Read on for our guide to getting some Z's during lockdown.

  • Lockdown anxiety: 7 smart ways to keep it in check

    Lockdown is back and with it, hours and hours to listen to the rising panic in our heads. Don’t fancy that much? Nor us, so read on for seven ways to tackle the tension.

  • Walkies! Cold weather walking gear to pick up now

    Gyms are closed (as is practically everything else), so we're getting our exercise fix with some long winter walks. Here's all the gear you'll need to stretch those legs this season.

  • Go Tache! Don’t forget Movember

    We won’t see many people apart from the bin men this month, but we can still support our favourite causes. November is men’s health month and Muddy's here for it.

  • Muddy meets Meg Mathews

    Primrose Hill party queen turned wellness guru? Stranger things have happened! Muddy chats to the always glamorous Meg Mathews about her new book, self-care and, er, vagina facials.

  • Review: Reflect, reconnect and recharge at Wootton Park

    Lockdown restrictions don't have to mean falling off the healthy-living wagon. Lockdown restrictions don't have to mean falling off the healthy-living wagon. Try this awesome weekend wellness retreat, which includes forest bathing, yoga, and pilates, instead.

  • 10 Arboretums to explore this autumn

    All change! The trees are turning from green to gorgeous red-brick, crimson and gold - and the best places to see them are these beautiful local arboretums in the West Midlands, neighbouring Cotswolds, Worcs and beyond.

  • This girl can!

    Juggling motherhood, jiggly bits and the barriers to exercising, This Girl Can is back with its brand new campaign for National Fitness Day and we LOVE it!

  • A brand new ‘Self-Care Sunday’ Wellness Retreat this autumn

    Surrender to the healing powers of forest bathing, yoga & meditation, stargazing round the fire-pit and a symbolic dove release at Warwickshire's Wootton Park on Oct 10 & 11.

  • The zero-waster’s refill guide to Warwickshire and beyond

    Striving to achieve your green goals? Warwickshire's rising number of eco-friendly refill stores has it covered. Here's our pick of the 15 best locally.

  • How to be happy in 2019

    New Year, new chance to give yourself a great big shot of positive energy with one of these 28 inspirational ideas.

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