Trek to Kothaligad – A holistic trekking experience

On a Trek with the nature

With the hustle from home to gym to office and then back home, we rarely get the chance to truly experience outdoors. While working out indoors has great benefits, we cannot deny the benefits the outdoor workouts have. Working out outdoors, closer to nature is not only great for your physical health but also your emotional and mental health. With fresher air, it fills up your lungs with goodness and you also get a chance to soak up your share of Vitamin D.

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KNOW YOUR DIETS – DEBUNKING 8 MOST FAMOUS DIETS (Part 2)

As we are exploring the most famous diets, I have spoken about 4 diets in the Part 1 of this article.Now, let’s move on to the other diets and understand what is what and should we even be going ahead blindly with any diet that any one recommends. Know this – only because everyone does or knows it, does not make it right.

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KNOW YOUR DIETS – DEBUNKING 8 MOST FAMOUS DIETS (Part 1)

For a fit & healthy lifestyle, there are two most crucial elements – fitness and nutrition.

While you work out to maintain your fitness level, all fails if your nutrition isn’t proper and more importantly, right. Without the right nutrition/diet, all the intense workout that you may have done either reaps results really slowly or doesn’t have any effect at all.

So what kind of nutrition is right for you? While I have explained all about dieting and bad diets in my articles (DIETING – An introduction to mindful eating and Bad Weight Loss Diets to AvoidDieting-A Good Diet, , here we explore the famous diets, how to follow them, and how they affect your body.

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Dieting-A Good Diet

Diet – a phenomena so famous that everyone knows this much-loved trend. As discussed in my article, DIETING – An introduction to mindful eating and Bad Weight Loss Diets to Avoid, diet is what makes or breaks your health. No matter what your goal is, being mindful about dieting will accelerate your journey towards your fitness goals.

Now that we know what type of diets to avoid, let’s discuss the good side of diets – HEALTHY AND GOOD DIET.

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DIETING – An introduction to mindful eating and Bad Weight Loss Diets to Avoid

Today, let’s talk about something that it is never out of trend, and goes hand-in-hand with health and fitness – DIET.

One thing for sure, you should be mindful about your diet if a healthy body and lifestyle is what you’re aiming for.

But what exactly is it and why has it so popular? And more importantly, why should we mindful about our diet?

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Keep That Cholesterol Under Control

You must be well aware of this infamous word – CHOLESTEROL. You must also know someone who suffers from high cholesterol levels or someone who is struggling to keep the cholesterol level low.

First things first, NOT ALL CHOLESTEROL IS BAD. Surprised?

Today, let’s break down this demonized word and understand what exactly it is, how it supports as well as harms the body, and what can we do to maintain it at a healthy level.

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KNOW YOUR FATS:Healthy Oils for Indian Cooking

Indian cooking is rich, flavorful and has a huge variety of mouth-watering dishes. And one of the most crucial and vital ingredient of our Indian cooking is Cooking Oil. It goes without saying that Indian cooking differs in many ways (from the major parts of the world) and hence, the cooking oil used by us is also very different.

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KNOW YOUR FATS: Daily Fat intake required daily based on Age, Lifestyle and Body type

Let’s get straight to the point – Dietary fats are required by your body to perform certain crucial as well as regular functions. Not only are they one of the most efficient energy sources, they also protect our organs, carry protein and help maintain healthy heart health.

This said, it is of utmost importance to differentiate the good fats from the bad fats.

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KNOW YOUR FATS: Types of dietary fats & why your body needs them

Whether you’re a conscious eater, one with a regular palette or a complete foodie, you would have checked the ‘fat’ percentage on your food labels at least once. The four most celebrated ingredients of any dish are Carbohydrates, Protein, Sugar and Fat. Yet, very little is known about the truth on Fats and their positive health benefits.

Yes, you read that right. Fats ARE good for you! And you don’t really have to eliminate fats completely from your healthy diet. Today, let’s burst the myths surrounding fats – know which are the healthy fats and, why your body needs them. So before you pick up or discard that one food item, based on the label, from your shopping cart, know the truth –

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Sedentary Lifestyle: A Simple Desk Workout That Will Help You Stay Fitter

Everyone with a desk job has one common complaint. They say their jobs make it difficult for them to lead an active lifestyle. There is no time or energy left to exercise after office is what they say. I can understand how it can be hard, but don’t let yourself use it as an excuse. You can actually take a quick break from work and work out at your desk.

Not sure how you can exercise at your desk? Let me help you out with it. Here are some simple desk workouts that can help invigorate your sedentary lifestyle.

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