Tag Archives: carbs

What are Macronutrients?

What are Macronutrients?

Anytime I scroll through my Instagram feed, I see someone mention “macros.” Their food is perfectly portioned on a plate, or they’ve snapped the ubiquitous selfie with a Quest bar and #macros, #onaquest #eatclean. Though this may seem like some weird ...
Attack of the Craving Killers!

Attack of the Craving Killers!

Some people crave salty foods, while others have a sweet tooth. Me? I kind of have both. Just whisper the words “salted caramel” and I’ll start drooling. Eating clean and regular exercise tames the intensity of these cravings…there was a time, before ...
How to Eat for Lean Muscle Gain

How to Eat for Lean Muscle Gain

Gaining muscle without gaining excess fat can be challenging, but it’s achievable with the right nutrition strategy. Beginners can experience significant improvements in muscle growth and fat loss simultaneously as their bodies adapt to new exe ...
Carbs: Friend or Foe?

Carbs: Friend or Foe?

I’m often asked about my diet. And one of the most common questions I get is, “Do you eat carbs?” The answer is a resounding, “Yes!” And I’m happy to explain why. ...
Good Carbs vs. Bad Carbs: Choose Wisely!

Good Carbs vs. Bad Carbs: Choose Wisely!

Despite their bad rep, carbohydrates are an important part of a healthy diet. You just have to be careful about which type you choose. Learn how to steer clear of bad carbs and fuel up with the healthy kind with this helpful, easy-to-remember tip fro ...