"I hate salads because they never fill me up and they taste so plain. Even the thought of eating one makes me sad." ... Well, that's how I used to talk anyway. Here's how I flipped the script...
"It's not fair!" That's what I heard a couple of times last week when training in the gym and at the track. "It's not fair that you have a body like that." Erm. I actually think it is fair. Why? You get out what you put in. If I feed myself with junk every day,… Continue reading 4 Healthy, Home-Cooked Meal Ideas to Get & Stay in Shape
For the best, most-satiating morning smoothie ever, check out the recipe below. This is a quick and easy portable breakfast or post-workout shake. (It takes less than 5 mins to whizz together). As somebody always on the move, this is so handy when you haven't made time to sit down for breakfast. The only time… Continue reading 5-Minutes to a Healthy, Filling Morning Smoothie
Are you about to visit Barcelona or currently sat in your hotel or apartment wondering where to eat in Barcelona? Well, here's a few ideas to inspire and satisfy you... Carballeira, la Barcelonetta Lunch or Dinner... You won’t have tasted as sublime, thin-sliced baked potatoes as these. The sea bass was not the best I… Continue reading Best places to eat well in Barcelona!
I’ve wanted a new one of these ever since the reverse Exodus*.
And then my mind wanders…
The Daniel Fast is basically a vegan diet. And if you know me, you'll know that I love meat; and any type of vegetable and bean is a struggle for me. The next 10 days from Sunday 10th will be all about trial and error.
Obviously I'm often wary about how much I'm spending because I am definitely living on a massively frugal budget right now, but I do believe in trying new foods and food combos as often as possible. Although one of my new friends from Phoenix may not agree; he coaxes me to eat a new item every… Continue reading The Frugal Foodie – Budget Dining Out
The 'see food, eat food' diet is very real! Bin the sugary snacks, sweets & sodas in your kitchen, and check out these healthy alternatives.
I'm so sleepy (think: food coma) I can't even string a coherent sentence together. Thankfully - if you overdid it a little like me - I've a trick to get over your Thanksgiving holiday lethargy and to help you (and I) lose the lbs we have just put on over the last 12 hours.
Batch cooking is like the saviour of all saviours when it comes to living a healthy lifestyle. It is incredible the amount of time, money and energy you save by expending a little time, money and energy to batch cook.