The Dirt on Sweeteners

By now (I hope) you’re starting to learn that sugar is what makes you fat. Dietary fat – the fat you eat – doesn’t make you fat. What confuses most people is that many natural sugars are touted as being healthy, and that there are so many artificial sweeteners proposing to be a better alternative … Continue reading The Dirt on Sweeteners

Mexican Spiced Chicken

Mexican Spiced Chicken Ingredients: 1kg of chicken thighs 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons of Mexican seasoning ( recipe below) 1 red bell pepper 1 cup corn kernels 2 tablespoons Mexican Seasoning mix 1 cup diced butternut squash 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice, about 2 small limes 2 tablespoons of fresh corriander 1 small onion,diced … Continue reading Mexican Spiced Chicken

Metabolic Flexibility

What is Metabolic Flexibility? Concomitantly lose fat and gain lean muscle, while eating fats AND carbs! That’s what metabolic flexibility does for you, along with enabling you to enjoy food from many sources. But what does it mean? Metabolic flexibility is the ability to switch from predominantly using one fuel source to the other. It’s … Continue reading Metabolic Flexibility

Holiday Nutrition Tips

Holiday Nutrition Tips The holiday season is a festive time.  You’ve also had a challenging year and you’d like to kick back. So you should! But you’ve also improved your health and fitness during the year, so you should keep at least one foot on the wagon because if you do come off it entirely, … Continue reading Holiday Nutrition Tips