Piña Colada Cake

Now that temperatures have been below -10 degrees Celcius for the past few weeks, I’ve been finding myself thinking about anything and everything Tropical. This was especially evident when I needed was attending a Pot Luck for New Year’s Eve, and decided I wanted to bake something alcohol related to a tropical boost. So here we…

Vitamin Deficiencies in Triathletes

At first glance- top triathletes are seen as these super athletes. They can swim, bike and run far distances- usually quite quickly in comparison to the average person. In order to sustain this- nutrition is an essential part of a triathletes success. Without the right monitoring- triathletes can quite easily become deficient in some essential…

What Type Of Protein Should I Get?

Here are my steps to choosing your protein: Know how much protein you need in a day. The average person needs 0.8-1.2 g/kg of protein per day. This is a very minimal amount, which many people overestimate. My average protein intake per day would realistically be between 38.4g-57.6 g. This isn’t much. One scoop of…

Caffeine and Stress…How Are They Related?

Recently I’ve been crazy busy lately. Everything is quickly piling up, including full time university, exams, physiotherapy placement, working part time and trying to keep up with my fitness and my personal life. This is the main reason you guys haven’t been hearing from me as frequently, so I do apologize! I know I promised…

The Core, Swindon-Juice Bar Review

Today I had attended a juice and raw food masterclass at The Core in Swindon, UK. I’m not going to lie, before I had attended this, I was very…VERY skeptical of the whole “juicing” trend. The reason for this is solely because

Clean Eating’s Dirty Secrets Criticism

It’s unbelievable how much a simple documentary can distort so many views on lifestyle choices, as well as inappropriately define a disorder to the point where it looks like people are just “Crying Wolf”. The recent BBC Documentary “Clean Eating’s Dirty Secrets” does an amazing job at picking out the unscientific/harmful diet trends/fads, as well…