Eating to Beat the “Blahs”

Eating to Beat the “Blahs”

You know how it goes—sometimes you’re the bug, and sometimes you’re the windshield. Well, it’s been a buggy summer for me so far. I’ve had a hard time getting out of bed, committing myself to exercise, willing myself to toss a salad instead of having ...
Birthday Cake Protein Truffles

Birthday Cake Protein Truffles

Happy birthday! Oh, it’s not today? That’s okay. Everyone deserves a truffle-sized bite of cupcake once in a while. Go heavy-handed on the protein powder to really satisfy your cravings. You won’t feel anywhere near the remorse of a store-bought dess ...
Red Velvet Protein Brownies

Red Velvet Protein Brownies

It doesn’t need to be Valentine’s Day to indulge in a red velvet dessert. But you do need to have an extra-sweaty workout to really revel in this made-over brownie. Serve a square with a glass of almond milk and consider the sweet, protein-packed tre ...
Healthy Chocolate Hummus

Healthy Chocolate Hummus

Double-dipping might be allowed. In fact, it might be an irresistible truth when you whip up this buttery-soft chocolate hummus. Not sold on the combination of chickpeas and chocolate? The richness of cocoa, chocolate whey protein and chocolate extra ...
Peanut Butter-Chocolate Chip Protein Cookies

Peanut Butter-Chocolate Chip Protein Cookies

You worked out hard. Be a rebel and have a cookie. It’s not really that crazy of an idea, especially when the cookie is bursting with muscle-supporting protein while falling short on added sugar. This particular peanut butter-chocolate chip recipe is ...
Ketogenic Diets: How They Work for Weight Loss

Ketogenic Diets: How They Work for Weight Loss

One of the most popular trends in the weight loss world offers a new twist on traditional low-carb diets: High-fat, low-carb ketogenic plans. In contrast to the calorie-counting that some diets require, high-fat, low-carb plans involve restricting ca ...