Menstrual Cycle, Nutrition & Training

Is it me or does it feel like with every year you get older, PMS symptoms get worse?! Days leading up to it, I can easily cry, sleep feels more disturbed and my concentration decreases. I’m sure my partner would add snappy to that list but hey we can’t be positive all the time 😉 Continue reading “Menstrual Cycle, Nutrition & Training”

What To Eat Before A Workout?

Before I get into this topic it’s key to remember that everyone is different, train at a different intensity and digest food differently. This is a guide as opposed to one set rule, I would suggest playing around with it to see what works for you. The main nutritional goal for a pre-workout meal isContinue reading “What To Eat Before A Workout?”

Sleep & Recovery

Not sleeping enough, which is said to be less than seven hours of sleep per night can reduce the benefits of fitness and a healthy diet. This is according to research published in Annals of Internal Medicine.  The better we recover, the more frequently and intensely we can train, feel more alert and do more dayContinue reading “Sleep & Recovery”