Tag: Health

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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The 10 Commandments of Successful Weight Loss

It’s easy to lose weight (and maintain a healthy weight!) IF you follow the 10 Commandments of Weight Loss…

Finding Meaning in Movement

Recently I “fell over” an article written by Psychologist, Clay Routledge, Ph.D. which raises the question….might we finally see Doctors, Psychiatrists and the like, pulling out their prescription pad and instead prescribing medication, in fact prescribing physical activity?

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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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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

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

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The 10 min Wake Up Workout

  “Top Ten Reasons” for Moving and Grooving in the Morning: Exercising in the morning “jump starts” your metabolism, and keeps it elevated for hours! As a result, you’ll be burning more calories all day. Exercising in the morning energises you for the day—not to mention that great feeling you get knowing you’ve done something disciplined and good for you. Studies have shown that exercise increases mental activity, so exercising in the … Read More The 10 min Wake Up Workout