Fitness, Healthy Eating

Food for Thought. Literally.

This past 2 months i've been cutting on a very low carb diet. My calories haven't been to low as i didn't have an awful lot to lose, i was aiming for 1lb a week. In order to burn 1lb a week you need to burn 3500 more calories than you consume. With intense workouts… Continue reading Food for Thought. Literally.

Healthy Eating, recipes

Protein Pancakes

After trying a protein pancake mix for the first time last week i couldn't wait to try out a few home recipes at the weekend and try and make my own from scratch. I don't eat flour, butter or sugar so regular pancakes are out of the question. Oh and don't forget regular pancakes are… Continue reading Protein Pancakes

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.

Healthy Eating, recipes

Coconut curry Recipe.

I've been meaning to put this recipe up for a while now as it is so tasty and very quick and easy. Like most of my recipes this one is high protein for all the athletes / fitness addicts and and it does freeze very well so perfect to make a big batch of for… Continue reading Coconut curry Recipe.

Fitness, Healthy Eating

How alcohol is sabotaging your fitness goals.

I know a lot of people will read this post and completely disregard it, because not many people want to give up alcohol. My intention with this post is just to enlighten you to how alcohol could be effecting your fitness goals that you might not be aware of. If you then decide to cut back… Continue reading How alcohol is sabotaging your fitness goals.

Fitness, Healthy Eating, Spiritual/Wellbeing

Art that makes you feel.

Separateness is an illusion. The Earth, the animals, the humans - We are all connected, we are all one. One giant conscious living organism. The death of our forest is the end of our life. Isn't it heart warming that when looking at a beautiful piece of art like this, the first things that come… Continue reading Art that makes you feel.

Healthy Eating, recipes

Peanut Butter Protein Bar Recipe.

My gym is a good bit away from me and i always walk there and back. On a week day i actually walk to the gym straight from work and then after my workout i'll walk home which takes me about 45 minutes (60+ minutes after leg day, oh the pain!). Of course after my… Continue reading Peanut Butter Protein Bar Recipe.

Fitness, Healthy Eating

Nutrition & diet tips for weight loss.

Whether long term weight loss or just trying to get rid of those last few wobbly bits, dieting can seem daunting and it is definitely the last thing most people want to do. Here are my own tips on dieting for weight loss. Stop calling it a diet. I don't really like the word diet. It… Continue reading Nutrition & diet tips for weight loss.

Fitness, Healthy Eating

That last bit of Tummy Fat.

I've had a few people ask me about this one... How do I get abs? How do i get rid of this tummy fat? How do i lose this last stubborn bit of fat under my naval that just wont go? Well i'm sorry to break it to you but there is no magic solution… Continue reading That last bit of Tummy Fat.