Is that you, Burnout?

Oops! I did it again again.   Towards the end of last year, October – November-ish, I started to feel tired, like a soul-level tired that is just not relieved by sleep, which as it turned out was a good thing because I had insomnia too and on nights that I didn’t...

What are Macronutrients?

The term Macronutrients (macros) is bandied about regularly and can be confusing, but really, it’s just the collective term for the three major nutrients your body needs to function. All macronutrients are essential for the healthy functioning of your body.   The...

The Lowdown on Calories

Calories simply put are the fuel required by your body to carry out daily activities including staying alive. When I say just staying alive, I mean it, the average woman burns 50 calories per hour just sleeping. This is known as your Basal Metabolic Rate (BMR) and...