8 Plant-Based Proteins You Should Be Eating

It's a common misconception that in order to get enough protein in your diet, meat is the only way.  So I've created a short list of plant-based proteins and their protein contents for those of you who are vegetarian, vegan or if you're simply thinking about changing your eating habits.

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5 Reasons Skipping Meals Won’t Help You Lose Weight

It's a tale as old as time, skipping meals will help you to lose weight. It makes sense right? You eat less, therefore the fat and calorie content going into your body is lower. It only makes sense that you'd lose weight almost instantly.  Many people believe this myth, so here are a few reasons it's exactly that. A myth.

Fighting the Scales

All too often we use scales as a way to determine how overweight, underweight, fat or unhealthy we are. And I hate it. So here are a few thoughts on why you should fight the scales, stop weighing yourself so frequently and measure yourself instead.

June Monthly Favourites & Progress

As it's now the end of June, believe it or not! Wasn't Christmas last week?! I wanted to summarise how this month has gone for me. So here they are, my favourite music, netflix shows, book, workouts, food and my body progress alongside my goals for July.

4 Ways to Stay Safe in this (Brief) British Summer Sunshine

If you live in the UK as I do, you're probably enjoying the brief 5 days of June sunshine that will probably be the entirety of our summer.  So I wanted to share with you some tips to follow when it comes to staying safe in the sun this (brief) summer. 

4 Tips for Maintaining a Successful Fitness Regime

Sticking to a new fitness regime or diet isn't easy, especially when you first start out. Many people struggle and will often quit within the first couple of weeks. So here are a few tips I've put together that helped me (and still do!) keep up my regime, so that you aren't one of those quitters! 

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Carbs and No-Carb Diets, Good or Bad?

Women are scrutinised daily for everything we do. How we walk, talk, dress, what we eat and what we look like. This has ultimately created a world where some of us are scared to make our next move. Here is my experience of no-carb diets and a few reasons you shouldn't cut them out of your diet.

Macro Diets – Changing The Way You Lose Weight

Macronutrients, also known as macro’s, are what make up the calorie content of food. They are made up of three categories: carbohydrates, protein and fats. In my experience it's the best diet to lose weight and here are a few reasons why.

How I Kept Motivated to Workout at Home

Although I now go to my local gym for workouts, I started my fitness regime back up by working out at home. Not everyone wants to go to the gym and some find it much easier and more comfortable to do it at home. So I thought I’d share a few tips with you that helped me out.