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It’s that time of the year again. A time when there are get-togethers, colors, joy, a lot of good food and joy. As they say, ‘Bura na maano Holi hai’. A festival of fun and frolic Holi is often termed as the celebration of everything vibrant and colorful. The festival of colors is a very important Hindu festival that is celebrated around the world. But this time of fun and frolic is also a good time to think about sustainable and healthy practices for celebration. How about some fitness tips to guide you about how to celebrate healthy Holi along with that?
Often during the Holi celebration, people forget to drink enough water and that messes up the metabolism. It’s very important to drink plenty of water to keep your body hydrated. Drinking lots of water will also make you feel fuller which will prevent you from overeating and loading up on calories. Not just that, it will also keep your skin hydrated and lower the effect of toxins present in the color.
We understand that it’s very hard to stick to your diet during Holi but some smart tips will take you a long way. Making your own snacks at home will help you keep a lot of things in check. From the kind of ingredients you use to the quality and quantity of additives you add to your snacks, there is a lot you can control. You can choose the healthier options. Instead of refined wheat flour you can use wheat flour and in place of sugar you can use dates or honey.
If someone asked us which food should avoid during Holi then we would say none because it’s the time to have fun and party and we would not want you to miss out on anything. However, it’s very important to keep a check on what you are consuming. Always check your sweets for adulterated khoya and mawa. It’s best to make your own Khoya and mawa at home because that way you can be sure about its purity.
As the saying goes- “Breakfast like a king, lunch like a queen and dinner like a beggar.” So keep that in mind and try keeping your dinner as light as possible. You might have had a really heavy breakfast or lunch so go easy on your stomach and body during dinner time. Porridge, salad or sprouts would make for great options as they will help you feel full and also flush out the harmful toxins from your body.
If you want to stay healthy this Holi then there is a hack that can help and it is called lemon water. Whether you have a bad hangover or are feeling uncomfortable because of all the heavy food that you have had then Lemon water works like magic. Lemon water aids digestion helps in removing toxins from the body, and in general, will make you feel good. If you have a bloated stomach then this will do wonders.
Now that you know about how to celebrate healthy Holi we think you would like to take care of your diet and yet celebrate a fun-filled Holi. If you would like to know how to not miss out on the fun and yet not mess up your diet then get in touch with certified nutritionists and get FITFEAST. You can now consult an expert nutritionist and get a personalized diet plan for yourself to improve your eating habits and have a balanced diet that boosts your calcium intake. Activate FITFEAST by FITPASS to consult a personal nutritionist and get your calcium-boosting diet plan today. To motivate you even further we have a special Holi offer that you can’t resist. Get flat 300 off on all FITPASS services, Valid Till : 20th March, 2022 MID-Night, if you get it on the Holi weekend. Now that makes this long weekend even better, doesn’t it?