diets

WHAT DO ALL DIETS HAVE IN COMMON?

Diets, what do they all have in common when it comes to weight loss? If you google the word diet, your will get 93 MILLION suggestions that you can click on relating to the term. Diets are a contentious subject and there is so much written about them that most people don’t know where to […]

GYM

WHAT TO EXPECT ON YOUR FIRST DAY BACK TO THE GYM!

What to expect on your first day back to the gym? Next Monday, June 7th will see the welcome reopening of gyms and fitness facilities across Donegal. My own gym Rushe Fitness here in Letterkenny will be opening at 6am and we will be having our 1st set of classes in 6 months. It will […]

Eat real food challenge

THE EAT REAL FOOD CHALLENGE!

To Eat real food should be what we do every day. But with the lockdown and the past year of Covid, we are seeing more and more people turning to takeaways and convenience foods dressed up and disguised as ‘health foods’. If you bought shares in Just eat or Deliveroo early last year, there is […]

Meal Plans

MEAL PLANS, WHY YOU DON’T NEED ANOTHER!

Meal plans can be seen as a necessity by people starting out trying to lose weight. With the gyms getting ready to reopen and people starting to think about getting back in shape after the lockdown, it is easy to think that a meal plan could be the solution you need for weight loss. CLICK […]

5 SIMPLE WAYS TO LOSE WEIGHT WITHOUT DIETING!

Dieting sucks! When most think about dieting, it usually involves severe restriction or turning to diet products. The word diet doesn’t tend to have any positive connotations for those who are thinking of starting one. So, today I am going to give you 5 simple Tips you can use to stop over eating, that should […]

Exercise progress

10 REASONS YOU AREN’T SEEING PROGRESS RIGHT NOW!

Have you put your progress goals to the side in the hopes of waiting to get started again when things finally reopen fully and we can all get back to normal? If you aren’t doing any exercise right now, I’d highly recommend you do something, even from a health perspective to keep yourself moving. But, […]

Easter chocolate

STOP WORRYING ABOUT CHOCOLATE AT EASTER!

Most of you are probably still reeling from all the Chocolate yesterday, so this is going to be short and sweet today. Over the last few days, in the build up to Easter, the online “fitness” community started their usual nonsense. Memes were being posted daily, telling people about the amount of calories that will […]

3 HEALTHY HIGH PROTEIN PANCAKE RECIPES!

I have three Pancake Tuesday recipes coming at you today. They range from the very simple, up to one that is for those who like to get all “Great British Bake Off” on it! There is no point posting them tomorrow, when you would want to be eating them. So, this will give you a […]

THE HARDEST CHALLENGE YOU WILL EVER DO

It’s Valentine’s week and love is in the air. Couples everywhere will be spending the next few days getting organised for Sunday when flowers, cards, chocolates and ‘other things’ will be exchanged, and proclamations of love will be declared. So, it is fitting that this week’s challenge should also have a love-based theme. I set […]

ABOUT ‘THAT’ COSMOPOLITAN COVER!

Last week Cosmopolitan UK broke the internet by putting Tess Holliday on its front cover. If you haven’t seen it, were unaware of it or do not know who Tess is, this is her bio from her Wikipedia page. Ryann Maegen Hoven, known professionally as Tess Holliday and formerly known as Tess Munster, is an […]