5 Vegan Myths Busted!

When I made the decision to go vegan, I was imagining that bankruptcy was imminent because of how expensive the internet told me it would be. I thought that I’d shrivel up and die because I wasn’t getting any protein and that my bones would crumble under the weight of my calcium deficient smugness. Eight… Continue reading 5 Vegan Myths Busted!

Staying motivated

Staying motivated to stick to a weight loss journey is tough, so it helps to have a cheering section and an arsenal of motivation tips like these. Permanent weight loss requires making health changes to more than just your food choices, but also to your lifestyle. They aren’t always easy to do though, so staying… Continue reading Staying motivated

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

Happiness life hacks you actually need

Jis, depression is tough though. I'm pretty sure that people assume that you just pop a little pill and you're the vision of happiness, amirite? That isn't how it works, and you do need a little something extra to get through the day. I've been determined to be happier lately. Like obsessively so and it's… Continue reading Happiness life hacks you actually need

5 Things Fit Girls Can Relate To

There are a few things that women have to deal with that guys get away with, and some that we share. We kind of have this unwritten pact not to talk about the things that I'm about to talk about, but I just couldn't resist anymore. There are various levels of fit girls. You have the… Continue reading 5 Things Fit Girls Can Relate To

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?

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

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

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

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