Hello! I've returned with everyone's favourite topic: food. I cannot last long periods without food, I get hungry/lethargic/grumpy if I don't eat regularly. My family find it very funny that I eat like a 'robot'; I will eat at exactly the same times everyday. It is a little strange, but it works for me. My … Continue reading Healthy Snacks 101
I'm writing this post while sat in Bergerac Airport, so apologies for the lack of pretty pictures! I took a few nice shots in France, I'll upload them once I've had a chance to unwind. This post was inspired from a request to write something 'for people who hate exercising, both indoors and outdoors'. It … Continue reading 10 motivational tips if you hate the thought of exercising
This post is still about healthy living, but it is specifically concerning weight loss. I gained 10lbs at the beginning of the year, bearing in mind I'm vegan and I cook all my meals myself. It didn't matter that I was eating mostly whole foods when I was unintentionally having portions enough for two. It … Continue reading Reset Your Diet: Counting Calories
This information is purely from personal experience, I'm not giving expert advice, what works for me may not work for everyone. Hello! I thought I would talk a little bit about exercising, specifically my journey to finding something that works for me consistently. My training may alter as I set myself new goals, but for … Continue reading Why you don’t need a gym membership (but it can help)
Hello everyone! Welcome back. I've been itching to write some more, but I'm trying to pace myself (and I really should stop putting off my actual studies). I thought I would start with one of my go-to recipes. This is one of the easiest, cheapest and most versatile meals I have in my arsenal. … Continue reading Mediterranean Healthy Pizza
Hi! Welcome to Chickpea Charlee. I've started this blog so I can share my fitness journey and plant-based eating. Food and fitness have become a bit of a hobby for me lately, and I'd like to share it with you all. At the ripe age of 23, I'm finally starting to be happy with my body. It hasn't … Continue reading Welcome!