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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Healthy Dinners I Ate This Week!

I’ve been having a lot of fun coming up with creative ways to hit my macros! Keeping in mind I must eat four vegetables a day, and two fruits – I eat six meals, and have a husband to cook for! I am not allowed to eat any wheat, sugar, alcohol, processed foods, and only […]

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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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Botanical Bonanza!!

Short and sweet: Everything is Oslo has gone botanical! Literally every home goods store, fashion shop, wallpaper store, flower shop, you name it!, is featuring botanicals. Ferns, eucalyptus, herbs… It’s *totally* what’s in right now. I’m pinning sage green as the color of Fall 2017. Dress: Asos / Bracelet: Etsy

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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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