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How Fast Should You Be Losing Weight? What Might You Be Doing Wrong?

Today I will be talking about something I get asked about a lot, how fast should we be losing weight? There are two things wrong with this question, one is that you should not worry about how ‘fast’ you can lose weight. We obviously want…
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Protein Powder & Its Place In Your Diet

Protein is essential to building and retaining lean muscle mass. Consistently getting in adequate amounts of protein each day is incredibly important for progress and overall health. Depending on your height, weight and goals, you are going…
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Should You Be Taking Probiotics?

The word “Probiotic” itself is translated to “beneficial for life” …..and man is that true! We get probiotics from any kind of fermented foods we eat, for example; greek yogurt, kefir, kimchi (fermented cabbage), sauerkraut, aged…
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Is Supplementing With Creatine Beneficial?!

Creatine can actually be found in some foods including meat, eggs and fish. It is a molecule that we produce in the body. It stores high-energy phosphates groups in the form of phosphocreatine. The phosphocreatine then releases energy to help…
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Does Sugar Actually Cause Obesity?!

Just want to make something clear about sugar in this post. A lot of people look at sugar as this terrible thing that will make you fat, lazy or hurt your performance. Well I’m here to tell you that sugar alone does not cause weight gain,…
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How To Figure Out If Your Trainer Is An IDIOT

If you’re a fitness professional, in a similar industry or have just been working with great coaches for a while, I am sure you have noticed some not so great coaches/trainers throughout the years. I have worked at 4 different sport and…
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Intermittent Fasting What Is It? How Does It Work? Is It For ME?

I wanted to talk a little about Intermittent Fasting (IF), this is a style of eating that has gained a lot of popularity in the past 3-5 years. I myself have utilized intermittent fasting for almost 2 years. Today I am going to break down what…
Protein & Oats for Breakfast!
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Protein Oats & Plant Based Proteins.

Protein Oats is the Perfect Pre-workout meal, and really such a great way to start your day! So what should a pre-workout meal consist of? The ideal pre-workout meal should have some protein, some carbohydrates, and a little healthy fat.…
Delicious Protein-Packed Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies
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Delicious Protein-Packed Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Delicious Protein-Packed Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies   This Cookie recipe comes to us from our Nutrition Coach Heather Roy.  Read on to hear what she had to say.  Makes 24 cookies. "Hi everyone, I wanted to take one of our most…
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Habit Based Health Coaching, what is it?

Can you explain your habit-based coaching a little more? Sure. We believe that people can reliably get to their goals when they do two things: Break down the thing they want to do (goal) into specific aptitudes (skills). Build…