Author: tristan1978

Alton Towers

Alton Towers: Facing the Fear!

Alton Towers: Facing the Fear! Amy & I went to Alton Towers yesterday & we LOVED it! However, when it came to jumping on some of rides I don’t mind admitting, I was a bit nervous! I mean some of the rides are pretty INTENSE & pretty FAST! Whilst I was convincing myself it would […]

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more isnt better

More isnt always better….

More isn’t better, the only thing that is better is better… So how do YOU get better? Start by asking yourself this question, right now: What did you achieve in your most recent workout? You may have moved your body, had some alone time,and sweaty and these are valid reasons to train, however did you make […]

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logbooking

Are YOU doing this one simple thing?

  Log-booking: In order to document & record your progress, having a log book is essential. Your log book is your friend, it makes you accountable to yourself, it keeps you focused and on track, and will give you feedback if your progress starts to stall. It doesn’t have to be anything flash or fancy, […]

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slimfast

Slimfast…

I don’t like to deal in absolutes, but when it comes to achieving fat loss, YOU HAVE TO BE IN A CALORIE DEFICIT. Put simply, you need to be burning more calories than you are consuming. So you either need to eat less or more or both! Weight Gain is caused by a (prolonged) caloric surplus. […]

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Herbalife

Herbalife…

      Herbalife started many years ago, & was sold (quite literally) out the boot of a car by its founder Mark Hughes…… 💰By 1982 it had made 2 million dollars in Canada….. 💰By 1988 Herbalife had been introduced into Australia, the US & the UK…. 💰By 1996 Herbalife had made 1 billion dollars….. […]

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cottingham

Mr. Cottingham…

I moved to Cottingham when I was 2, & I’ve lived here since… Over the years people have commented: ‘You love Cottingham ’… ‘If you leave Cottingham, you’ll get a nose bleed’… 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂 Many people have also slagged the place off: claiming it’s backward, it’s boring, there’s nothing happening etc etc… I’m not saying Cottingham […]

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N.E.A.T

N.E.A.T- do you need to move more?

When it comes to fat loss, people often think about going to the gym & changing their diet, few look at their true overall activity levels………. ‍This is classed as N.E.A.T ‍N.E.A.T stands for Non Exercise Activity Thermogenesis…. Sounds fancy doesn’t it? This is a flashy way of describing & grouping all the energy that […]

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Get Out Of Your Head

Get Out Of Your Head…

One of the main reasons I like love training is that for that moment in time nothing else matters, other than the job in hand.  I am completely detached from everything. If you truly want to clear your own mind & momentarily escape any stress or worries you may have, adjusting your training can help. Done […]

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sugar

Is Sugar Your Enemy?

Sugar: is it your enemy? Every now and again, certain foods get demonised, and sugar has certainly had its fair share of hate over the years… Is sugar ‘bad’ for you?! Is it as addictive as crack?! Is sugar the responsible for our great nations obesity stats?! Ok, here we go, where to start…? Well, firstly, […]

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28 days of bread

28 days of bread….days 10-15

My 28 days of bread challenge is still going strong!  Rather than bore you to death, I thought I’d give you a snap shot of some of the bread based choices I’ve made between days 10-15. Ill be posting a update/review soon! Tristan ‘using my loaf’ Buttle.      

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