Bikini Competition Training: Week 8 of 20. I want to eat at restaurants too!

This week has been SO much fun having my friends and family here to visit! We traveled to my husband Rasmus's hometown of Ålesund, an hour plane ride from our home in Oslo, and we spent four nights there. It was so amazing. However, traveling and having guests visiting for ten days can be very […]

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Bikini Competition Training: Week 7 of 20! The Cravings!

This week has been great. My body feels like it is back in full function and my workouts are going really well. This has been the second week of carb cycling which has been a little bit hard. On the days with low calories and carbs I find myself wanting pizza and things so badly! […]

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Bikini Competition Training: Week 6 of 20! Things are looking up!

This week started out slow. Every single morning I woke up exhausted, and it would continue all day. I would go to the gym and to meetings I had, but I simply wasn't myself. Having battled Lyme's and EBV for 10 years, I always get really scared when this happens. I've been pretty much 100% […]

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Bikini Competition Training: Week 5 of 20! Time to Refocus.

This week has been very hard – but I’m glad. Since we landed from our vacation to CA last week I’ve had terrible jetlag, and I’ve still been having big problems with my sacroiliac joints and piriformis muscles. But I think I’ve made a breakthrough. Even when the pain from my hips is excruciating I […]

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Bikini Competition Training: Week 4 of 20! Trouble in paradise :(

Overall reflections on the last week in CA: This last week has been really challenging… Since I last posted I’ve returned home to Oslo after a three week visit to California. The last few days on our road trip to Oregon and then the last few days in California were really fun, but definitely took […]

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Bikini Competition Training: Week 3 of 20!

This week has been going ok! My meal plan has been a bit off, and I’ve had to do some of the workouts without a gym (aka with no weights) so it’s definitely a step in the wrong direction, but I knew I had this vacation planned going into this – so I’ll just keep […]

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