Functions of Proteins: The Building Block

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What are the functions of proteins? This is a question that gets asked constantly in the fitness world. Not only does the question of the functions of proteins come up, but also how much protein a person should eat. In this article we are going to cover what proteins are, their functions, how much you … Read more

Healthy Carbs: Primary Energy Source

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What are healthy carbs? This is a question that haunts not only the fitness world, but society in general. Low carb diets, high carb diets, and everything in between has been recommended for weight loss. This article will cut through the crap and give you an education in carbs. All you have to do is … Read more

Healthy Fats: Sustained Energy

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Healthy fats are an extremely confusing topic. There is a lot of information out there about what is a good fat, what is a bad fat, and what fats you should eat. In this article, we are going to talk about what fats do in the body, why we need fats, and how much fat … Read more

The Best of May 2017- Fitness, Food, and Fun!

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This post is going to contain all of my favorite things from May 2017. Everything from workouts to YouTube videos to my upcoming goals are going to be included in this post. Be sure to let me know if any of these suggestions and resources help you out! I want to know what you guys … Read more

9 Healthy Summertime Barbecue Recipes

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Summertime is here and it’s time to break out the grill! Most of the barbecue recipes we use are smothered in sugary sauces. These 9 healthy barbecue recipes will help you stay on track while enjoying the weather! This post will contain barbecue recipes for breakfast, lunch/dinner, and dessert! Some Barbecuing Problems First off, being … Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Healthy Snack Swaps

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Snack time is definitely a tricky situation when it comes to healthy eating. Finding a healthy snack can feel like a lost cause at times. Not to mention, there are so many products that say they are healthy. In this article we will look at some fit swaps to give you some ideas for healthy … Read more

8 Healthified Chocolate Recipes To Kill Cravings

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 There are times during our fitness journey that we just need some chocolate. This craving could happen everyday, a few times a week, or just once and a while. No matter how often this chocolate craving hits, these healthified chocolate recipes will kill your cravings without wrecking your hard work in the gym.  I personally … Read more

17 Healthy Breakfast Recipes That Are Quick and Easy

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Do you want to enjoy a healthy breakfast but struggle work around your schedule? I love kicking my day off with a healthy breakfast that is both quick and easy to make. None of these recipes will break the bank either, so there is another plus! Here are seventeen healthy breakfast recipes for all types … Read more

Calming Bedtime Warm Vanilla Chamomile Tea Protein Shake

Once and a while at night you just want something that is sweet and warm and comforting. However, you also don’t want this bedtime treat to wreck your hard work in the gym. I am the type of person who likes to sneak a snack basically every night before bed. I created this warm chamomile … Read more

5 Healthy and Easy Chicken Recipes

We all know that boring chicken, rice, and broccoli lunch that makes you want to throw up. This post will not contain any of those meals, I promise ;). I absolutely love food, but I also absolutely love being healthy and feeling good in my own skin. These five easy chicken recipes will register a … Read more