Food

Aubergine, Tomato and Harissa with Chickpea Pasta

This dish is packed full nutrients from the veggies, protein from the chickpea pasta and warmth from the harissa (a Tunisian chilli and red pepper paste). Perfect for a quick and easy lunch, dinner or you could even make a batch of it and store it in the fridge for the next couple of days.  YOU WILL NEED: Approximately… Continue reading Aubergine, Tomato and Harissa with Chickpea Pasta

Lifestyle, Mind, Reviews

5 Positive Podcasts

Over the last couple of months in particular, I have really gotten into podcasts, perhaps because I spend a lot of my day walking to and from gyms and studios where I train clients and teach classes! I believe podcasts can be really helpful; whether you use them for entertainment, education or even comfort if… Continue reading 5 Positive Podcasts

Food

Spiced Sweet Potato, Red Pepper and Halloumi Salad

I don't eat cheese that often, but halloumi is one of my absolute favourites. Its salty flavour works so well with the sweetness of the potato and the peppers in this salad. I made this on a warm sunny evening, and ate it outside with my family. These are the best kind of moments. YOU… Continue reading Spiced Sweet Potato, Red Pepper and Halloumi Salad

Food, Lifestyle

Healthy Recipes on a Budget

Following my last blog post, healthy eating on a budget, where I filmed a video of me doing a food shop for under £20, I thought I would share some of the recipes I have made with the ingredients I bought. For each recipe, I have calculated the price breakdown per portion, to show how… Continue reading Healthy Recipes on a Budget

Lifestyle

21 Things I’ve learned in 21 Years

Okay, it's a big wide world out there and full of life lessons to come, but here they are: 21 things I've learned so far in 21 years. Comparison is the thief of joy. With social media especially, it's easy to look at someone we follow and believe they have it better than us, despite… Continue reading 21 Things I’ve learned in 21 Years

Events, thoughts

The Work Life Balance Project

A couple of weeks ago, I attended an event in London which was part of The Work Life Balance Project; a new social movement encouraging people like you and I to build our careers around something we love doing, and to generally just look after ourselves: mentally and physically, in our work and in our own… Continue reading The Work Life Balance Project