Tag: Diet

STRESS & HORMONES! How they impact our weight – and what we can do about it!

Recently I was invited to do a Facebook Live video presentation for a local group – What’s On In Our Backyard. The topic was “STRESS & HORMONES! How they impact your weight – and what we can do about it!” It got the attention of over 2000 people on Facebook, and I’ve been contacted by a number of people for more information and help, so … Read More STRESS & HORMONES! How they impact our weight – and what we can do about it!

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4 GOOD REASONS TO LIVE A HEALTHY LIFE

We all know that living a healthy life is the Hot Topic right now – eating a balanced diet, exercising regularly and managing stress effectively is on everyone’s lips. BUT did you know that making these healthy choices every day can affect more than just your physical appearance – it can also increase both the length and quality of your life by boosting your … Read More 4 GOOD REASONS TO LIVE A HEALTHY LIFE

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FOOD PORN ~ and 5 Tips for Coping with the Cravings

The term “food porn” is a relatively new concept/term that is the focus of a recent article in Women’s Health Magazine by Teresa O’Rourke. While there are many different definitions of food porn, it can generally be considered glamorised photos of food. 

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Put some KICK in your day!

The way you start your day often sets up how the rest of your day pans out! If you start your day stressed and rushed, that’s often how it will continue, but if you start it off relaxed and happy – well you’re setting yourself up for a relaxed and happy day! Whether you’re a single, a busy working wife & mother or whatever, … Read More Put some KICK in your day!

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What’s on My Plate?

A lot of people ask me what I eat, how I lost 20kg (about 40% of my body weight) AND MAINTAINED IT FOR 2 YEARS! So here’s the secret (and it’s not really rocket science). I eat to FUEL MY BODY, I eat to NOURISH MY BODY, and I eat to BUILD LEAN MUSCLE….and it works for MOST PEOPLE! A balanced healthy diet that is high Protein, high … Read More What’s on My Plate?

Eating More = Losing More?

Q: TRUE OR FALSE? The less you eat, the more you lose? A: FALSE! The human body is not so simple. It’s built for the complicated work of survival. It kills foreign invaders, digests all kinds of things that we throw into it. It tries to make sure that we have the energy we need and much, much more. Calories have received a bad reputation … Read More Eating More = Losing More?

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Kick Start your Weight Loss Today

Put your hand up if you suffer from the dreaded BELLY BLOAT! Come on, be honest…most of us girls suffer from it at some point in time, and often on a regular basis – we all have our “fat days”! There are many reasons why we become bloated, including diet, stress, a build up of toxins in the body, insufficient exercise etc. If you suffer … Read More Kick Start your Weight Loss Today

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Chicken Choy Bow

Needing some Lunchtime inspiration? Then check out this baby from my friend Kate who kindly introduced me to it’s yumminess – ♥♥♥ Ingredients – 1 x Red Apple 1-2 Celery Stalks 250 g Shredded Chicken 4 Iceberg Lettuce Leaves Low Fat/No Fat Mayonnaise Directions – Finely chop the apple and celery Place shredded chicken in a bowl with the chopped apple and celery Mix … Read More Chicken Choy Bow

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Steak with Creamy Mushroom & Garlic Sauce

It’s quick, it’s simple (even non cooks can do it), it’s healthy and the whole family are going to love it 🙂 Stats: Serves 2 | Total Time: 25 mins | 311 Calories p/serve Ingredients: Extra Virgin Olive Oil Spray 200g Button Mushrooms, sliced thinly 2 x 150g fillets Lean Rump Steak 1 cup Light Thickened Cream 1 Med Brown Onion, chopped 2 Carrots … Read More Steak with Creamy Mushroom & Garlic Sauce

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Zenergy Balls

These little Zenergy balls truly are Amaze Balls, and are a power pack of yumminess and goodness. Keep them on hand for those mid morning/afternoon snacks and they are PERFECT as a pre-workout snack. I like to make up a batch over the weekend and store half in the fridge for the first few days of the week, and the other half in the freezer to pull out … Read More Zenergy Balls

Goal Setting

I know – you’ve heard it all before, but I can’t stress enough how important it is to set goals if you want to create the best life for yourself (and your loved ones), and be the best version of you that you can be. This applies to all areas of your life – personal, health and career – but is SO important if … Read More Goal Setting

Make Things Happen

If you’re ready to get started on your fitness and/or weight loss journey NOW – and get the right results, then maybe some personal 1-to-1 sessions is the way to go. I offer 8 week personal programs to a limited number of clients at any one time to ensure you have my full attention. We’ll have an initial catch up of around 90 mins where we’ll … Read More Make Things Happen