*COLD PRESS IS BEST- OR IS IT?! *

One of the things that's been getting my goat recently is the claims around cold press juices. You've probably heard the buzz (they're more nutritious, better for you, cleansing, detoxing....etc) But is any of it true? 🥕First things first... cold pressing means that the juice is extracted using by pressing fruit and vegetables under extreme … Continue reading *COLD PRESS IS BEST- OR IS IT?! *

FREE SUGARS! (Not really, they’re the ones we should be eating less of)

With the arrival of #sugarfreefeb it's a good time to talk about sugar, because it seems like we're still a bit confused. Why talk about sugar? The government wants us to eat fewer free sugars. The latest guidelines say no more than 5% of our daily calories should come from free sugars. But what on earth is a free sugar? … Continue reading FREE SUGARS! (Not really, they’re the ones we should be eating less of)

Overnight Protein Oats

I feel a bit guilty calling this a recipe, because it's nothing more than a handful of ingredients stirred together and left overnight. Still, it's one of my favourite post-cycle breakfasts, and as taste goes, it's delicious. It also packs a punch with a good 30  grams of protein - great for muscle repair and knocking hunger on the head. Studies show … Continue reading Overnight Protein Oats

Eat some almonds

If you’re still avoiding nuts because of their fat content it’s time to get over it. Numerous studies have demonstrated the health benefits of nuts from reducing overall mortality to improving blood glucose control and reducing the risk of diabetes. Put simply, eating nuts can help you live longer. Interestingly studies also show nut eaters tend … Continue reading Eat some almonds