August 05, 2014 // Category: Fun Side of Fitness
Eating healthy doesn’t start with a magic pill or protein bar – it starts with your very own kitchen. That’s right, homemade meals take a little extra planning, but you can end up cutting calories and adding more nutrients if you do it yourself. And don’t forget about the money you’ll save.
July 22, 2014 // Category: Fitness Advisor
Food is fuel, and if you don’t have the right fuel or the correct amount, it can throw a wrench into your workout. Think of food and exercise as a dance between two partners – you want to be in sync. You want to avoid feeling full and sluggish, but you also want to avoid feeling empty and weak. To get it all straight, here’s the scoop on eating before you hit the gym!
July 03, 2014 // Category: Fitness Community
We’ve all experienced that moment – our time at the restaurant winding down, the entrees consumed and the forks lying like fallen arms on empty plates. “Would you like dessert with that?” the hovering waitress asks. And there ensues the fateful pause.