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3 easy steps to kicking your sugar habit

For obvious reasons, we have a love/hate relationship with sugar. Tastes so good, feels so bad. And it turns out that we’re all eating too much of it. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reports that we currently get about 16 percent of our daily calories from sugar alone. It’s known that sugar only provides…
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February 11, 2016 0

TRENDING: ACAI BOWLS – 3 must-try recipes

Hawaii 5-0 Rainbow Bowl Serves: 1 Hands-on time: 15 minutes Total Time: 15 minutes Using frozen fruit in the acai purée helps to achieve a thick consistency, but avoid adding ice as it can water down the flavors. For the topping, fresh fruit works best, but frozen and thawed can also work in a pinch.…
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February 4, 2016 0

Seven small diet changes that will make a huge difference

While much diet talk of the minute focuses on weight loss the truth is that most extreme and restrictive diets will fail. So imagine if you could make some simple changes to your daily and weekly food routines to not only lose a few kilos safely, but keep them off long term? I have the…
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January 21, 2016 0

7 diet tips for summer BBQ season

Simple swaps to make your summer BBQ a healthy one! Swap mayonnaise for mustard Avoid creamy salads made with mayonnaise that are high in fat and unwanted calories. Instead of mayo mixed through your BBQ favourites, potato salad and oleslaw, use some wholegrain mustard mixed with Greek yoghurt instead. It  will still be creamy and…
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December 17, 2015 0

Nutrition tips to live by

No matter how much exercise you do – you are what you eat. It’s what’s on the inside that counts. Up to 80 per cent of having a sustainable healthy body is due to good food choices. When you start to see the benefits of exercise, you’ll see this threefold combined with good nutrient-rich fresh foods.…
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November 19, 2015 0

Eat Plants & Live

Funlife are pleased to announce the launch of our new Health and Lifestyle program, centered around healthy weight-loss and the reversal of chronic illnesses. We’re aiming to get your health back on track, providing you with all the information you need to change your lifestyle for the better! Success stories are both results and science…
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November 3, 2015 0

Funlife’s guide to pull ups

It’s true what they say: Practice really does make perfect. But practicing improper form is more likely to hinder pull-up performance than actually help, so anyone aiming to make their first pull-up a reality should begin by perfecting the proper form. The time has come, let’s get down to the business of perfecting the pull-up.…
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October 29, 2015 0

9 ways to spring clean your diet

Clean out the kitchen cupboards Spring is the perfect time to give your kitchen cupboards a good clean out. Get rid of any processed foods including sugary breakfast cereals and biscuits, chips and chocolates, and any other junk foods. This is one of the best ways to beat temptation when the afternoon munchies hit.  …
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October 1, 2015 0

Night time no-nos

Getting a good night’s sleep is on most people’s wish lists but sometimes you find yourself tossing and turning and waking up a sleep-deprived cranky mess the next day. Not anymore. We’ll talk you through mistakes to avoid before going to bed if you want to restful night.   Wired not tired Avoid nasal decongestants…
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September 17, 2015 0

7 easy ways to boost your metabolism

Do not skip meals You must eat every 3 to 4 hours. Eating regularly helps boost your metabolic rate as it has to work to digest, absorb and then use the nutrients from the food. Read: it burns fat. Or, the fancy term for this is “the thermic effect”. By eating the highest quality foods,…
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September 3, 2015 0