As with most high-protein foods, eggs promote the release of dopamine and norepinephrine, which are ‘feel-good’ chemicals that can heighten mood and bolster energy. Try this household staple poached on Sweet Potato toast (yes, it’s a thing) topped with creamy cashew hollandaise sauce – for a delicious gluten free brunch.   INGREDIENTS 1 medium sweet potato, […]

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After hitting the gym, your body is primed to absorb nutrients from a wholesome post-workout snack. Eating the right foods can have a huge impact on recovery and how you pull up the next day, but choosing the right ingredients is key! Here’s your go-to guide for the best nutrients to help build muscle, and […]

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Everything you’re looking for in a post-workout snack. These wholefood bars boast antioxidants and slow releasing carbs to feed tired and sore muscles, as well as protein and good-for-you fats that will squash hunger and keep your tummy satisfied. Makes roughly 12-14 bars. INGREDIENTS ¼ cup buckinis (raw buckwheat), optional 1 cup almonds or Brazil […]

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Spice up your weekday dinner revelry with this super satisfying lamb, pomegranate and quinoa salad infused with colourful fruit and vegetables. Best of all – it’s packed with iron-rich lamb pieces. Iron helps move oxygen to working muscles. Serves 4-5 INGREDIENTS  500g 
lamb fillet (backstrap), trimmed 2 tbsp 
extra virgin olive oil 1 cup quinoa […]

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If you’re into fitness, no doubt you’ve heard that protein is essential for muscle growth and recovery. But what types of protein is best? And how much should you be consuming? What comes to mind when you think of the word “protein” will be different for everyone. Some salivate over pork ribs whilst others guzzle […]

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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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Lunch on the run? Check out these satisfying, healthy lunch ideas that will keep you going strong. THE DESK DRAWER LUNCH Perfect for those days when you’re chained to your desk. Good staples to stockpile that don’t require refrigeration include canned tuna, chicken, legumes (e.g. chickpeas) or veg (e.g. corn). Toss in some greens, like baby […]

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Not all superfoods are exotic beans or berries. The term “superfood” is often applied to foods that are high in certain nutrients, making them exceptionally worthwhile to include in our diets. But the truth is, the term “superfood” has no scientific definition – and there’s no definitive list either. So rather than searching for a […]

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