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I’ve been overeating this whole time

I've heard about If It Fits Your Macros for a really long time, but it wasn't until I signed up with my coach Kayla van Rooyen that I understood how amazing it was. I also realized how much we really overeat in the process. When I was first given my list of daily Macros, it… Continue reading I’ve been overeating this whole time

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Life, Love and Paper Towels

I am often told that I am so lucky to be married to a tattoo artist. Isn't it awesome being tattooed for free and whenever I want to?  What most people don’t realise is that like any relationship; being in love with a tattoo artist has its challenges. You might think that I can drop… Continue reading Life, Love and Paper Towels

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Are you sabotaging your weight loss?

We can be pretty darn nasty to ourselves. This becomes especially clear when on a weight-loss journey that isn’t going according to plan. Here are some ways to start being kinder to yourself … Move on There comes a point in your life where you need to let go of what you were and start… Continue reading Are you sabotaging your weight loss?

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Your ‘diet’ is making you fat

You've been sipping on your cabbage soup for an hour already, licking your arm for some salt and sniffing a cup of coffee. You feel like you've been eating nothing for so long that Victoria's Secret is going to make you their next Angel. So why isn't it working? I cringe to my toes when women… Continue reading Your ‘diet’ is making you fat

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The mom curse

Here is what I will never understand, if we are the writers of our own story, why do we let other people dictate how it goes? Why do we let that nasty little voice in the back of our minds tell us what we are going to do? How dare the little demons of doubt… Continue reading The mom curse

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Has negativity killed your happy?

What motivates you to keep going? What motivates you to get your butt out of bed in the morning to smash your goals? How easy is it for you to start something epic, only to throw in the towel before it even takes off? You believe in yourself enough to think you can, but your… Continue reading Has negativity killed your happy?

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Split happens

I will be the first to admit that I have a flair for the dramatics. Most of the time the drama isn't even real, but I add it anyway. Every now and then you experience the kind of day that makes people cringe. You experience the kind of day that makes you chuckle nervously and… Continue reading Split happens

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New Year Resolutions 2.0

Apparently today is a Blue Monday. The third Monday of the new year is typically when all those good intentions go bad. Jokes on them though, I’ve only just started again. But seriously, there are reports that this is the day that most people go back on their resolutions, so those new gym goers start… Continue reading New Year Resolutions 2.0

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Wedding bells vs. Dumbbells

Is there really a difference? Both is designed to make you stronger, right? If nothing else, wedding planning will put hair on your chest.If there is one thing I am totally comfortable with and that is walking into a new gym and heading straight for the free-weight section. This is where I feel safe, where… Continue reading Wedding bells vs. Dumbbells

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Keeping fit over the festive season

Okay, so how many people are Googling "secrets to staying slim in December"? Also, why are these all secrets? Man, clickbait is the worst, isn't it? Keep reading to find out why...Yes, I know... I'm terribly amusing for doing that to you, but here you are and here we go. How you can effectively keep… Continue reading Keeping fit over the festive season