Why You’re Eating Wrong

What if I told you that the key to everything you want with your fitness level has to do with food.  Would you believe me?  Sure the gym is important.  Working out is important, but it’s a very small piece of the puzzle. With that being said, there is so much information both good andContinue reading “Why You’re Eating Wrong”

Do You Really Need Protein?

Protein. We hear all about it. We consume it on a daily basis from one source or another. But what does it do, and do we really need it? If you follow my podcast you know how much I talk about nutrition being everything when it comes to hitting your fitness goals. But protein isContinue reading “Do You Really Need Protein?”

3 Reasons to Workout After Age 30

Sometimes when we think of working out we tend to think of young fit people, but in reality it’s even more important for those over 30 to get in the gym and start developing muscle. Let’s break it down into the top 3 reasons you should be lifting if you are over 30. Reason #1:Continue reading “3 Reasons to Workout After Age 30”

Can You Eat Too Much Protein?

So if you want to build muscle you have to eat protein right? But why? Why are people who lift obsessed with downing globs of protein powder? Well, while we may not need as much as we think, there is a reason behind getting a good amount. If our body has an excess of proteinContinue reading “Can You Eat Too Much Protein?”

When Is Fat Good?

When it comes to fats, you want to steer clear of most of them as they provide little value and assist in clogging up your arteries. But there are some great fats your body can put to good use. Fat while usually looked at as a negative thing, actually does provide some benefits. After allContinue reading “When Is Fat Good?”

Why Cooking Every Day is Over Rated

Food prep is perhaps one of those things that maybe you’ve read about, but it seems too complicated, or too much work. If you are on a fitness journey and feel that you don’t have time to food prep, you actually don’t have time not too prep. Food prep saves an incredible amount of time.Continue reading “Why Cooking Every Day is Over Rated”

Why Sugar is Killing Your Gains

Sugar is everywhere. And I mean everywhere. It’s infused in about everything we eat, regardless of whether it’s a “healthy” item or not. While your body can process some natural sugars and can actually put them to good use to feed your muscles, we don’t need it in it’s refined from. Having a complex carbContinue reading “Why Sugar is Killing Your Gains”

Why Diets Keep Failing You

Diets, they are all the rage right? Walk into any bookstore, browse Google, and spend anytime on social media and you will find no shortage of diet options. Some allow you to eat just about everything, some eliminate whole food groups, some only let you eat carrots and organic unicorn horns. Diets are by natureContinue reading “Why Diets Keep Failing You”

How Do You Change Your Eating Habits?

Changing the way we eat and think about how we eat is hard. We grow up and develop habits, we get accustomed to certain foods, we get used to eating particular things and then before we know it, we are set in our ways and don’t want to change what we eat right? So howContinue reading “How Do You Change Your Eating Habits?”