Recipe: Spicy Brussel Sprouts & Shrimp Stir-fry

Happy Sunday friends! I know what some of you might be thinking when you read the title. I feel like I was deceived as a child growing up in the UK. People always told me that brussels sprouts were disgusting and horrible. As a child, I made the assumption that I didn't like them either...without … Continue reading Recipe: Spicy Brussel Sprouts & Shrimp Stir-fry

Recipe: Burrito Butternut Squash Boats

Happy Thursday friends! Butternut squash is a winter squash that is a good source of vitamin A, C and E.ย  It is high in antioxidants, it can boost up your immune system and reduce inflammation, and it has more potassium than bananas. One of the recipes that I tried was: Burrito Butternut Squash Boats inspired … Continue reading Recipe: Burrito Butternut Squash Boats

Recipe: Butternut Squash Thai Red Curry

Happy Thursday and 1st November friends!ย ๐Ÿ When I was in college, I used to try a new vegetable of the week in order to add a variety to my diet. I tend to eat the same vegetables and never expand from that. Last weekend, I decided that I would hop back onto that train and … Continue reading Recipe: Butternut Squash Thai Red Curry

Training for My First Powerlifting Meet: 6 Weeks Out

Happy Saturday friends! I hope you all had a lovely and productive week. This week's training week started on a higher note than last week. That mental shift and reset was all I needed to get back into gear with regards to training, nutrition and my overall well-being. In fitness, we tend to focus more … Continue reading Training for My First Powerlifting Meet: 6 Weeks Out

Training for My First Powerlifting Meet: 7 Weeks Out

Happy Monday friends! I'm a week behind with this series so I will be releasing week 6 thoughts on Saturday. You'll get three posts this week and next week back to normal scheduling of two posts a week. Week 7 was really tough for me both mentally and emotionally. I had moments of self-doubt and … Continue reading Training for My First Powerlifting Meet: 7 Weeks Out

Training For My First Powerlifting Meet: 8 Weeks Out

Happy Monday friends!ย โ˜บ๏ธ I'm starting a new series on this blog for the next eight weeks to document my journey to my first powerlifting meet. For those of you who don't know what powerlifting is, it is a strength sport that consists of three attempts at maximal weight on three main lifts -ย  back squat, … Continue reading Training For My First Powerlifting Meet: 8 Weeks Out

Chocolate Cravings: How To Combat the Crave?

Happy Monday friends! It has been a while since I have written a post. I took a short break as I was hardly home and travelling all over the place. Now that September is here and my travels are winding down, I have time to type away with fresh ideas. Today's fitness post is about … Continue reading Chocolate Cravings: How To Combat the Crave?