Protein to Carbohydrate Ratio

Protein to Carbohydrate Ratio

At this point you have probably heard of the term macronutrients. If not, macronutrients are the nutrients that provide calories in every food you eat. There are only three – protein, fat, and carbohydrates. These nutrients are the ones you eat in large gram...
The Scoop on Protein Powder

The Scoop on Protein Powder

In the nutrition industry we focus on three different macronutrients – carbohydrates, fat, and protein. Carbs and fat have gotten a lot of attention with the dieting industry. The push is to limit or eliminate carbohydrates and increase fat, leaving protein as...
Breaking Down Nutrition Bars

Breaking Down Nutrition Bars

Nutrition bars have been around for a while and the variety of them is steadily increasing. They serve as a means for providing the sense of sweetness and decadence without feeling like you’ve completely strayed away from your eating plan. Despite their savvy...
Is breakfast really necessary?

Is breakfast really necessary?

Intermittent fasting (IF) is the hot diet trend right now. If you are not familiar with it, it involves limiting your eating window to a specific number of hours a day and fasting for the other hours. Most people follow a 16:8 protocol, which involves fasting for 16...