Fitness

Rest, recovery & re-feeds.

The past few weeks I have been writing about how so far on my cut I have been feeling great, full of energy, the weight is dropping fast and no cravings at all. Going with a low carb diet and being in a caloric defect whilst still training to a high intensity & also walking… Continue reading Rest, recovery & re-feeds.

Fitness, Healthy Eating

2 weeks in.

So I started my cut two weeks ago but haven’t really had a chance to blog anything about it yet I’ve been busy with starting my new job and training. Finally have a few spare hours today to get up to scratch with my blog and a few other things. When my bulk ended I… Continue reading 2 weeks in.

Fitness, Healthy Eating, Uncategorized

Blowfish Feels.

I’m at that point in during my bulk where I feel like Kirsty the Blowfish. I started this bulk at the end of the summer and made a lot of progress and have put on 17lbs in total since then. Especially since the beginning of January when I started my new training regimen I have… Continue reading Blowfish Feels.

Fitness, Healthy Eating, Uncategorized

Bulking – Food Diary & Bloating.

When I first started this bulk for a long time I found it very difficult to eat enough carbs during the day without feeling absolutely stuffed and bloated. I usually would eat quite a lot carb diet. Not intentionally, but I just tend to eat a lot of spinach, broccoli, berries that kind of thing… Continue reading Bulking – Food Diary & Bloating.

Fitness, Healthy Eating, Uncategorized

My Bulk So Far.

I said when I started blogging again that I was going to blog my bulk and then when it comes to it my cut. So here is my first bulk blog post. ** FYI – I’m sure a lot of people reading my blog will know this already but just for anyone who doesn’t already… Continue reading My Bulk So Far.

Fitness

Split Leg Routine – Quad Day.

Since i started my competition prep I've been trying to train legs as much as possible. In order to get the best results in the shortest amount of time i have started training legs 4 days a week. I really don't know how i'm walking right now (ironic because i have broken toes as i… Continue reading Split Leg Routine – Quad Day.

Fitness

Strength Goals, Staying Motivated.

The reason i first started working out and going to the gym was because i wanted to get in shape, which to be honest is the same reason most people start going. After i had worked hard and was finally happy with my shape my goals in the gym changed. I had smashed the goals… Continue reading Strength Goals, Staying Motivated.

Fitness

Bigger Better Booty Tips.

Ok so i'm just going to say it as it is. Who doesn't want a bigger better booty, right? Here are my personal favourite exercises & top tips for building the perfect glutes! Incorporate a few of these exercises into your normal leg workout routine for a killer glute workout. Make sure to switch it… Continue reading Bigger Better Booty Tips.

Fitness, Uncategorized

Bicep Exercises & Tips.

One of the favourite muscles to train for a lot of people is the biceps. For obvious reasons - it is one of the most noticeable 'gains', and also the movements themselves are not too difficult to carry out. The biceps are divided into two parts, the long head & the short head. The key… Continue reading Bicep Exercises & Tips.

Fitness, Spiritual/Wellbeing

Do not fear failure.

You know, I keep seeing these quotes everywhere trying to inspire and motivate people saying things like ‘failure is not an option’. I know they are coming from a good place but things like this make me realise why people have such unrealistic expectations of themselves and of others. Of course failure is not an… Continue reading Do not fear failure.