Hey! I was chatting with a client the other day and he had a question that made me say 'Hmm'. He asked the question in the title of the post. As with every other answer I ever give, I want to be confident in saying Yay or Nay. On this one I more concerned with … Continue reading Is Carbonated Water Bad for You?
Energy Balance Whether you are in the middle of deciding to increase mass or drop bodyweight, the very first and most important step in achieving a healthy nutritional balance is figuring out how much energy your body needs. The most simple form of measurement is keeping track of the amount of food you eat. You … Continue reading Improving Your Nutrition: Part 1 – Energy Balance
YO! A topic I probably should have addressed in one of my first blog posts ever...sugar cravings. Everyone knows it's terrible to consume a metric crap ton in one sitting, but I'll be the first to admit I've destroyed a bag of Twizzlers or Skittles in my day. With no regrets. That shit is like … Continue reading Killing Sugar Cravings
Soluble fiber is the stuff that is found in beans, oats, seeds, etc. Which is a bit different than the stuff in fruits and veggies (still YUGELY beneficial for overall health). Here are some of the best sources of soluble fiber out there to combat high cholesterol! 1)Beans 2)Oats 3)Brussel Sprouts 4)Flaxseed What YOU can … Continue reading Easy Diet Changes to Lower Cholesterol
'If a food is in your possession or located in your residence, either you, someone you love, or someone you marginally tolerate will eventually eat it.' Today's Challenge - Give your kitchen a makeover. Get rid of the crap in your fridge. If there is a question as to whether it is crap or not - … Continue reading Kitchen Makeover
Hey! What's up?? Food can be intimidating. And it can be intense to get into when you're trying to change habits. But the smallest changes can make the biggest difference! In case you didn't know, I recently started nerding out on some nutrition material. In my mission to serve you a little better, I wanted … Continue reading Enhance Your Nutrition
Howzit? I've received a lot of questions lately about healthy-ish food on the go. Instead of giving you the 'canned' response and saying, 'you should have been prepared', I'm going to steer it a different route. I'm going to assume you got lazy, decided to not plan and you find yourself sitting in a few … Continue reading Food Qualms: What to do in a Pinch