Festive Treats

If you’re continuing to make healthy choices over the festive season, then these little treats are perfect for you.They are a great way to satisfy that craving for something sweet, without having to reach for the tin of chocolates. They went down pretty well as a little treat at the end of our Circuit Sweat…

Swaptober – halfway point!

How are you all doing with our Swaptober Challenge? Hopefully you’re not finding it too difficult to make some healthy nutrition swaps in place of those little sweet treats and fatty snacks that creep into our daily routine and become regular habits before we know it!  Maybe you’re swapping sweets for fruit (fresh or dried),…

Swaptober

With “Stoptober” and “Sober for October” hitting the headlines, Joie de Vivre thought we would come up with our own challenge to help you to make small steps to a fitter, healthier and happier lifestyle. So, why not join us for “SWAPTOBER”! We’re challenging you to make a healthy swap to your nutrition to help…

Beetroot Juice Boost!

Are you looking for ways to improve your performance?  It could be as simple as just including beetroot juice in your daily nutrition. If you’re a regular ‘juicer’ you’re probably well-versed in the benefits of juices containing superfoods like spinach, kale, broccoli, cucumber, green apples, ginger and celery – but have you thought about adding…

SuperFood Super Juice

So we have been trying out our Marvellous Superfood in lots of different recipes, and today we devised this juice that is fantastic both for boosting the metabolism and detoxifying the body. We admit, it’s not for the faint-hearted and certainly packs a punch (also, it doesn’t look pretty), but it does absolute wonders for…

Marvellous Superfood

Here at Joie de Vivre Fitness, we only discovered Marvellous Superfood a couple of months ago, but we’ve become addicted! At first we were taken with the fact that Marvellous Superfood is born and bred in Wales by a Mother and her two daughters – we just love local family run companies and what they…

Bakewell Bites

A healthy twist on the Bakewell tart- these little bites are made with completely natural ingredients and are perfect to satisfy a sweet tooth. They are made with nothing but fruit and nuts, so are a great alternative to shop bought “cereal” or fruit bars. Make a big batch like we did and either keep…