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5 ways to totally fail at weight loss

Have you set out to lose weight, not achieved your target weight and given up? Many times over? Thats true for so many people – me included. The good news is that being prepared can help prevent you making the same mistakes. Does anything on the following list sound familiar? Now is the time to overcome these failures…
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CHICKPEA PESTO SALAD

This Chickpea Pesto Salad recipe in a delicious Basil Pesto is perfect for lunch on the go when you’re planning healthy meals. Filling, nutritious and packed with power foods, this recipe is perfect for a post workout snack, or a light packed lunch. Addictive as hell, I promise!! Prep time : 10 mins Total time : 40 mins Makes 2-4…
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Golden Milk

Looking for a drink that will soothe and satisfy? Here it is…

Thai style chicken kebabs

Craving something healthy yet meaty and succulent? Try this easy recipe for satay style chicken skewers! INGREDIENTS 4  skinless chicken breasts Satay Sauce & Marinade ½ a small bunch of fresh coriander 1 or 2 fresh chillis ½ a clove of garlic 3 heaped tablespoons peanut butter (organic or home made is best -i’ve used…
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Melt Body Fat with Infused Water

Studies have shown that drinking water naturally boosts your metabolism, and drinking fruit infused water for weight loss can be an easy way to increase your water intake. This simple detox water recipe is inexpensive, has almost zero calories, and tastes great too! Ingredients: 2 liters filtered water 1 or 2 cucumbers, sliced 1 lime, sliced Thumb…
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HOW TO LEAN YOUR CUISINE

Eating healthier is always a challenge. Especially for those who don’t have help and need to prep meals themselves. Busy moms find that the rest of the family refuses to ‘diet’, so she ends up cooking three different meals for each family member. Busy dads find packing their lunch to be too much effort, so…
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Home Made Sweet & Sour Sandwich Pickles

Fermented food are really good for you, and if you can find a delicious, inexpensive way to enjoy them, why not? Here is a simple recipe for cucumber pickles that taste amazing just with bread; on an open sandwich; in stroganoff (that recipe is coming up soon) and in burgers! This, along with my wholegrain…
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Dark Chocolate Banana Cake

The cake thats so good for you, you can eat it for breakfast! Bananas, Yoghurt, Whole Wheat, Nuts and the amazing feel-good powers of chocolate – all this makes this an amazing, delicious, and fit-foodie approved treat. It’s such a simple process, that you can mix everything while your oven is pre-heating. Bananas are high…
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The Easiest Salad Ever – hint (even your kids can make it)

Many many years ago, (I won’t age myself by saying how many) when I first started out on my fitness journey; the word ‘salad’ as the west used it was alien to me. I had never eaten a ‘salad’ before, except in the form of Kachumber. (my desi friends will recognize this as the tiny…
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