With so many mixed messages around nutrition and health, it can be tricky to work out just what makes a ‘balanced meal’. But it doesn’t have to be complicated. To ensure you achieve the right balance and good nutrition, follow this simple formula every day. THREE SIMPLE STEPS… The principle behind loading up each meal […]

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Why do some people manage to say no to that extra slice of cake, yet others can’t resist? It’s important to understand the difference between hunger and appetite to help you keep a more balanced attitude toward food and eating. NEED VERSUS DESIRE We eat for two main reasons: hunger and appetite. Yet the practical […]

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Are you getting the nutrients you need to power through your HIIT class? Or do you sometimes feel like you’re running on empty? Lookout for these 5 common signs you’re not eating enough to fuel your workout. 1. YOU TIRE QUICKLY Most people will experience fatigue at some stage in their workout which can bring […]

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It’s not always easy to eat healthy and stick to a budget, but with a few simple tricks you can keep your wallet fat and your waistline trim! 1. EAT IN SEASON Fruits and vegetables that are in season are abundant and therefore cost less. Besides being cheaper, seasonal produce also tastes better, has higher […]

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Are you getting the nutrients you need to power through your HIIT class? Or do you sometimes feel like you’re running on empty? Lookout for these 5 common signs you’re not eating enough to fuel your workout. 1. YOU TIRE QUICKLY Most people will experience fatigue at some stage in their workout which can bring […]

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