How I trained for my first 10k in 3 weeks as a Vegan

As a self-professed gym junkie, I struggle between trying out new things and being repetitive with my routines. I thus took the chance in training for a 10 k with only three weeks of training. My levels of fitness are pretty much fit as I lift weights around 5-6 times a week and have for…

4 nutrition tips for a healthy Vegan Lifestyle

Whether you are an avid gym goer, an athlete or somebody who is interested in cutting out animal-based products from your diet, going Vegan has benefits that are worth the sacrifice. On top of feeling healthier and more radiant, a Vegan diet can promote longevity, good health and non-cruelty towards animals. Whether you are following…

7 positive things that happen to you once you go Vegan

Becoming vegan is a decision that I do not regret at all, it is a choice that has given me way more energy and vitality than I had while I ate meat. Human beings are omnivorous and have the capacity to make decisions related to their diet that can either endanger their health or bring…

Meal Preparation Ideas for Vegans who want to get Fit

What is meal prep? Why do I need to do it? The short answer is that any successful body builders takes into account the long-term aspect of fitness which is not just the week’s workouts but the week’s nutrition. Meal preparation helps them reach their goals. They eat according to those goals and take an…

5 Healthy Fit Habits To Adopt in 2019

Wake up an hour earlier. Wake up an hour before you normally would so that you can boost your productivity for the rest of the day. Try a Strength Training program at the gym. Aim to be physically stronger and lift heavy. Start by lifting weights at your gym at least three times a week…

Benefits of Pull-Ups

One of my goals this year is to get progressively stronger at pull-ups and be able to do more than I was able to last year. I have thus committed myself to doing 3 sets of 5 pull-ups a day and work my way up daily. I am now able to do 17-20 pull-ups and…

A Hamstring and Glutes Workout for Vegans

Building a good butt and legs takes time and patience. Here is a workout that you can do in order to train your hamstrings and glutes! This workout also works well for Vegans and I performed it today. It is just one of Jim Stoppani’s programs titled “shortcut to size”, I added two glute movements…

Tips For Vegan Bodybuilders: Part Two

  Gaining muscle on a Vegan diet may seem like a contradiction, however, it absolutely is possible. Here are just a few tips to facilitate muscle growth on a Vegan Diet. Prioritise sleep. Make sure to get at least 8-10 hours of sleep a night for your body to recover in between workouts. Increase your…

Tips for Gaining Muscle for Vegans: Part One

Vegans who are interested in gaining muscle need to keep in mind the importance of proper nutrition, smart training, and recovery.  I am a Lebanese girl and have been interested in gaining muscle for the last three years. My three years transformation was slow and progressive, with up and downs. I dropped 12% body fat…

2018: Becoming Vegan and Squat Tips

The Anatomy of the Squat  I chose to wrap 2018 up by talking about my favourite exercise, the Squat. Many people enjoy squatting  because they enjoy the aesthetic of having  more developed buttocks and hamstrings. However, benefits of squatting include working and strengthening your entire abdominal area, gluteal muscle, hamstrings, adductors and quads. This one…