Eating oil and salt unhealthy? Nutrition post

A question i have been getting a little more frequently at the moment is, “why do i eat oil and salt?” or “is it unhealthy to eat oil or salt?”. It is a little frightening to see an increase in this question, as it shows how many do have a fear of certain foods. And…

Simple meals or lots of ingredients in a meal?

A question I recently got asked was, “is it better to keep meals simple with just a few foods or to add lots of different foods i.e like my different mixes/lunches”. And the answer is, one isn’t necessarily better than the other… it is about what works best for you. Sure, the more variety and…

Sports nutrition: eating for performance

It’s been a little over a week since i finished my course in sports nutrition and i thought that i would sit down and try to share some of the things i learned in that course. The course was super interesting and also very beneficial to me and it will be useful for me in…

Giving nutrition advice? | My thoughts

I love learning more about nutrition and i love being able to help others with their nutrition, food intake and balance with food. I would gladly give out nutrition advice when asked for it, however i also try to abstain from writing general nutrition advice or recommendations because how much you need to eat or…

Supplements – are they good/bad? Necessary or not?

Let’s talk supplements…. There are 2 different sides on the supplement “debate”. One side that thinks that supplements are unnatural and unnecessary, that you should get all the vitamins and minerals you need from food and that supplements are a waste of money. If you can’t get all your nutrients from the food you eat,…

Creamy vegetable & tofu pasta salad| Recipe | Vegan

As part of this weeks meal prep I made a vegetable-tofu pasta dish, which is slowly becoming a favourite of mine. Not only is it easy to make, it is also nutritious and filling. I choose to use bean pasta, but you can use whatever pasta you like. Pasta salads and pasta dishes are actually…