Myth Busting

There are so many nutritional myths out there they could all have their own article but instead I thought I would take a small handful of the ones I come across a lot. Does high insulin level prevent weight loss? NO!! The myth is that if you eat a high carbohydrate diet (even if youContinue reading “Myth Busting”

This is me!

For those who don’t know I started this blog over 6 months ago.  It was an anonymous blog which I started at the start of a 3 months alcohol free journey.  I became part of a community of others going through the same things as me and I believe because of the blog it madeContinue reading “This is me!”

Phytonutrients – what even are they?

They are never talked about in the mainstream media. If you follow nutrition then you will possibly have heard of them but all everyone talks about is macro nutrients and micro nutrients. We really need to know about phytonutients too. Phytonutrients was not even covered in my nutrition training. I’ve learnt about them through podcasts,Continue reading “Phytonutrients – what even are they?”

TDEE

Total Daily Energy Expenditure – TDEE This is basically how many calories you burn in a day.   This is so important to understand, I feel that once I understood how my energy (calories) was expended I understood how I could minipulate it for my goals.  I didn’t have to ridigidley count my calories thatContinue reading “TDEE”