Improving Your Nutrition: Part 1 – Energy Balance

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

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Getting Fit 101: Measurements Worth Tracking

The last couple of weeks I have been riddled with ideas, thoughts and new ways of thinking. I've compiled a small group of testers to track a few measureable data points each day, week and month. The intention of the data is to keep track of your health and see how you progress with a … Continue reading Getting Fit 101: Measurements Worth Tracking

Easy Diet Changes to Lower Cholesterol

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

Detox Diets Suck. Here’s Why

What's up Fam? Had a couple people asking about detox and juicing diets. Some of you may not like this. Detoxing/juice cleanses are Everywhere.   98% of the juice diets and cleanses are a load of crock (I don't say 100% because dealing in absolutes is absolutely idiotic). In short, juicing and detoxing typically fail … Continue reading Detox Diets Suck. Here’s Why

Food Qualms: What to do in a Pinch

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

Weight Loss and Metabolism Part 1: Nutrition for Fat Loss

Hey! Today begins a 3-part series introduction to fat loss. (Edit from the fuure: The blog gets a little long mathy/sciency, be ready to calculate some numbers to figure out what your metabolism looks like) The purpose of my focus for the next month is going to be focused on weight loss while kick starting … Continue reading Weight Loss and Metabolism Part 1: Nutrition for Fat Loss