No Bake Carrot Cake Protein Balls

no bake carrot cake protein balls

If there’s one thing that I like it’s dessert… I’m one of those people who would much rather have a main and two desserts over a starter. However, if you’re like me you’ll know that this breaks the nutrition bank. Choosing a dessert can often leave us having to sacrifice Continue Reading

September Workouts 2017

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We’re now over halfway through 2017!!! This year is moving along at a scary pace. September brings many new factors to my workouts. Firstly, the majority of my September workouts will be done in a new gym, Crossfit 3D. A new job means a new weekday training environment which is Continue Reading

Homemade Healthy Pronut Recipe

Pronut

Over the Bank Holiday Han and I visited Esposito’s, a fantastic family run deli in the North West just outside of Liverpool… One of the items we had whilst there was a pronut. You may be asking what exactly I have just said, a pronut!? Well yes, these exist, they Continue Reading

August Workouts 2017

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Somehow we are now into the second half of the year. Personally, 2017 has gone way to fast for my liking but hey here we are. The start of this month signals 12 months since my knee operation and it’s been a good 12 months. I’ve tracked every single workout Continue Reading

Healthy Homemade Granola

healthy homemade granola

For some time now Han and I have been looking for a healthy granola to have in the mornings. The issue is, all of the shop bought granola is loaded with hidden sugar, additives and more. Clever packaging and healthy messaging hides what is really quite unhealthy product. So, we Continue Reading

Travel Workouts 2017

Han and I have recently spent a well needed week away in Spain. Our plan was to do as little as possible over the week, however, I still wanted to keep up one workout a day. These travel workouts don’t have to be done on holiday. In fact, I’d challenge Continue Reading

Volume vs Intensity: Which is better for training?

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I recently spoke with a colleague around their training and how they are aiming to get fitter. They told me how a member of their gym advised to increase the amount of exercises they do to get fitter. Their argument was to follow a “More is better” approach. To improve Continue Reading

How To Eat Better 101

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NutritionĀ can be a confusing and complex topic. There are many different methods of nutrition which claim to all achieve similar results. This makes understandingĀ howĀ to eat better difficult and often leads to people “diet hopping”. Personally, I hate the word diet as it implies that there is a start and end Continue Reading

10 Ways to Improve Your Workouts

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This week’s Monday blog post comes from Luke Douglas from ripped.me. From time to time we all suffer ups and downs within our training and fitness motivation. Here Luke looks to offer youĀ 10 ways to improve your workouts. Follow Luke here: Facebook Twitter Read Time 7 minutes Taking up a Continue Reading

How to get the most out of your gym training…

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Follow With the Christmas period now over, we often shift from food and indulgence to health and fitness. This sees many turn to the gym as their solution and this is brilliant. The more people investing in bettering their fitness the better, however, maintaining that initial motivation can be difficult. Continue Reading