Turmeric – Is it Really a Miracle Spice?

Turmeric – Is it Really a Miracle Spice?

Turmeric is a rhizome that grows under the ground like ginger. It has a rich, bright orange color and is used in many foods. Originally used in Southeast Asia, it’s a vital component for traditional curries. You can find dried powdered turmeric in the spice aisle of...
Injury Recovery Turmeric Hot Chocolate

Injury Recovery Turmeric Hot Chocolate

I hurt my knee at Dead End Race Apocalypse on the weekend. I haven’t had it looked at for an official diagnosis yet, and to be quite honest, I’m a little scared to. I’ve had knee injuries in the past and they have never swollen like my knee is now. I...
Golden Milk Latte

Golden Milk Latte

Turmeric has some pretty amazing health benefits, one being that it is anti-inflammatory, which is perfect for us OCR athletes who are always beating up our bodies. Turmeric is also a staple for avoiding illness and keeping your immune system strong this time of year....
Athlete Recovery Smoothie

Athlete Recovery Smoothie

After a workout, it is important to eat a meal within two hours to replenish energy stores, to increase muscle size and/or muscle quality and to repair any damage caused by the workout. Depending on what you ate before your workout, and how close to your workout you...
Athlete Recovery Hot Chocolate

Athlete Recovery Hot Chocolate

Hot chocolate is one of my favourite drinks – especially when it’s loaded with foods known to benefit athletic performance. Playing around in my kitchen today I made this delicious athlete recovery hot chocolate and just had to share it with you, along...

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