I know it's only a proposal but the idea that snacking should be banned on public transport is beyond a joke. Sometimes when I'm scrolling Twitter I do despair at the state of society in general. I get it that the obesity epidemic that has hit western nations is a massive concern but banning people from snacking on public transport? Like that's going to work. I can … [Read more...] about What kind of BS nutritional advice is this?
I used to think that food/meal prepping meant half of my Sunday would be spent chopping, cooking and boxing pre planned meals into containers for the rest of the week. Thing is I like to do as little as possible on Sundays (which rarely happens). The reality is that as a family we use Sundays as a ‘reset day’ before the working week begins. Laundry, a little meal … [Read more...] about Nutrition: it’s all in the food prep
I recently shared a recipe for barley and mixed vegetables that was inspired by finding an alternative to white rice. Many of the nutrition guides I've followed which are available in my online studio and on my 8 week transformation at live classes over the years have also recommended bulgar wheat as a substitute for white rice. So today I'm going to share the best way … [Read more...] about A weight loss alternative to white rice: bulgar wheat
My allotment garden this year has not produced as much as I'd hoped. I'm therefore collecting unused composting bins at a rate of knots to make decent compost for next season's planting. My neighbour's allotment however has an abundance of veggies and in particular his patch of courgettes are amazing. So much so that he gives them to me regularly which inspired me to … [Read more...] about Courgetti and cherry tomatoes
It's the weekend and we're away as a family at Legoland, Windsor, United Kingdom. It's 12.35am as I write this and I've been reflecting on the food we've eaten as a family today. Pizza, pasta, crisps, chocolate and an Indian meal at a local restaurant. Not bad at all and as I look at myself in the mirror I see a bloated belly from all the sodium contained within these … [Read more...] about You don’t have to be good