30 Ways to Get 30 Grams of Protein

In this blog post, I am sharing various protein sources that are ~30 grams of protein from chicken to plant-based options.โฃ The macros (short for macronutrients) that are listed are for the cooked versions of the protein sources. Pick four items from the list, and BOOM ๐Ÿคฏ ๐Ÿ’ฅ, thatโ€™s 120 grams right there. If you need more, you have plenty … Read More

Is Intermittent Fasting Right for YOU?

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  In this IGTV, I discuss why Intermittent Fasting is Probably NOT for You! A STRONG friend, on my last IG Weight Room Wednesday, asked if I do IF and that she is looking into it herself.โฃ โฃ No! During my extreme dieting days, before it was popular, I gave it a shot! I was not too fond of it. … Read More

๐Ÿ’ฅ6 STRONG Habits that Pack a Punch ย ๐ŸฅŠย ๐Ÿ‘Š๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ’ฅ

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  In this IGTV situation, I break down 6 STRONG Habits that will move you forward on your strength and nutrition journey! 1๏ธโƒฃย Eat undistracted – get away from your desk, put the phone down so that you can actually enjoy your meal, and to know when you are satisfied and not stuffed. 2๏ธโƒฃย Practice eating to your about 80% full! 3๏ธโƒฃย Instead … Read More

How to increase your metabolism!

I know, I have talked about this many, many times, but it keeps coming up. I have lost count of how many times women have asked me about boosting their metabolism. Specifically, what can they take for their metabolism? I get it. We are bombarded with so many messages about how to lose weight. Lose weight in 20 days, eat … Read More

10 Year Challenge – A Reverse Transformation!

I jumped on the 10 Year Challenge… Hereโ€™s a different transformation of sorts, a Reverse Transformation. You’re probably looking at the photo on the left, saying you look so good! No ma’am, nope. Now Iโ€™m in a great place on the right, both physically and mentally. 2009: 27 years young: Dieting Mentality! – Scale weight: Lighter, probably around 150 – … Read More

Where’s the meat?!

Dang it, there’s no “Where’s the Meat?!” GIF, lol! Before we jump into the blog today, let me tell you how the “Where’s the Meat?!” quote came to be. Some friends and colleaguesย of mine were on a biz trip, and one of the girls suggested we go to this one restaurant that they found in Venice Beach. They said that … Read More

No, you don’t have to earn your food!

The other day, I was watching one of my favorite Morning TV Shows – Hoda and Kathie Lee. They had a segment on called Burn it Off – How those holiday snacks can add up – and ways to burn them off! I was appalled. While Iโ€™m not surprised, this is the norm for stuff on TV when it comes … Read More

10 Nutrition Habits to live by!

Todayโ€™s blog post is short and sweet! Itโ€™s all about healthy Nutrition habits that you can start to implement TODAY, not next Monday, not after the holidays – TODAY. No need to cut whole food groups out, that is so unnecessary, and certainly not sustainable. The way you eat should ENHANCE your Life and not Hinder it. You should love … Read More

Carbs are not the enemy plus 4 Ways to Make them work for you!

Carbs are always the ones to get the boot when it comes to trying to lose weight! You don’t have to eliminate whole food groups to get results! Ugh, carbs are not the enemy. Really, ladies, they are not the enemy. They are your friends or can be your friend. If you kicked them to the curb a while ago, … Read More