logo

Welcome to Live the Wonderful

If you’re on a quest to live your best life, you’ve come to the right place. When you believe in yourself, set goals smartly, and stay healthy and strong, you’re capable of achieving anything! You can do it, and Live the Wonderful is here to support you along the way.

Visit the blog
Browse inspiring resources
Find out how we can work together
Come and say hello on Instagram
Top
July 25, 2019

What is holistic health and how can it help you

While food truly does have the power to change everything, health is so much more than what you eat. All areas of your life impact your health and hap

October 17, 2018

5 Potent YouTube Video Workouts for Legs

I recently did a personal 100 Days of Daily Exercise challenge and tried many different workout videos along the way. YouTube became one of my be

December 14, 2019

What is a Health Coach and how can one help you?

Are you on a quest to live your happiest, healthiest life? Are you looking for more support in reaching your health and wellness goals? A Health Coach

November 27, 2019

How to Stay Strong in Times of Uncertainty and Change.

Are you going through a time of uncertainty and change? Are you perhaps moving cities, leaving a job or a toxic relationship? Whatever it is, during t

October 12, 2019

5 Ways to Stay Motivated when You’re Feeling Burnt Out

Have you been pushing yourself really hard and starting to feel burnt out? How are you feeling? Tired? Exhausted? Uninspired? Unmotivated? Down?

September 19, 2019

7 Ways to Break Free of Sugar Cravings and Get Your Life Back

Are you battling sugar cravings? Sick of feeling like you have no will power when it comes to sugar? It’s everywhere… Cookies, soft drinks, ice cr

August 20, 2019

[How to] Set Goals and Change Your Life

Years ago, I decided to be braver and bolder, and started to set much clearer goals. And, by getting clear on what I wanted to achieve and taking

June 22, 2019

6 Easy Smoothie Recipes to Kickstart your Day

I’ve never been much into smoothies, and have always preferred eating food whole. However, having a fresh smoothie for breakfast in the morning

May 29, 2019

How to Make Homemade Sauerkraut

Sauerkraut, like other fermented foods, is great for gut health. And so, recently I decided to try and make my own at home. What fun! I thoroughly en

May 23, 2019

A Beginner’s Guide to Gut Health

Are you interested in learning more about gut health? It’s a fascinating topic, and an important one to read up on if you want to improve your o

May 11, 2019

Nutritious Foods for Gut Health

If there is one thing you can do for your longterm health, it would be to look after your gut. The gut is a huge factor in our overall health and well

The World’s Best Date Balls

If you're trying to cut out added sugars, but still craving something sweet and delicious, this date ball recipe could be just what you need. It's the perfect sweet treat to indulge in, with no artificial junk, just natural healthy goodness. It also only has six ingredients and is super easy to make, making it the World's Best Date Balls Recipe! Enjoy! The Worlds Best Date Balls Recipe When we went on the Whole30...

Read more
health benefits of yoga

7 Reasons to Read “Light on Yoga” by B.K.S. Iyengar

The book "Light on Yoga" by B.K.S. Iyengar is a wonderful item to have on your bookshelf. Written by the yoga legend, B.K.S. Iyengar, the man who founded the style of yoga known as "Iyengar". This book is like a super guide for yoga, detailed and filled with all the good stuff. This particular version is amazing, bigger in size and very easy to read. If you're a yoga beginner or an...

Read more

The Whole30 Challenge

I've done Whole30 challenges a few times, and thoroughly enjoy how they make me feel. And so I wanted to share this dietary theory with you. But remember, we are all different, and what works for one person, may not work for another. That said, Whole30 has had a really positive effect on my life and body. Not only in getting rid of excess weight, but also transforming my relationship with...

Read more

Wonderful Walnut Egg and Banana Cake

We recently started a Whole30 challenge, where you give up added sugars, alcohol, dairy, grains and legumes for 30 days. And whenever we do this challenge, the first thing we start thinking about is: What are we going to have for treats?! When you start researching and getting creative, you'll discover that there are lots of tasty treats to eat, even after quitting so many foods.  It's just about reframing your...

Read more

5 Ways to Avoid Burnout

Burnout can sneak up on you. Life can get busy, particularly at work. The to-do list is always long, and it can feel like you're running through the days instead of living them. And often, we put work above health. We work too much, sleep too little, sometimes eat badly, and spend way too much time in front of the screen instead of outside. And eventually, it can creep up on...

Read more