I know what it’s like to eat out or rely on catered food for days at a time. I’ve seen the obvious effect that it has on mine and other’s physiques, digestive system, and energy levels. There is no doubt in my mind that there is a significant difference in […]

Travel Habits of highly effective fat-burning people

Meal plans suck. I’m talking about following a set of foods that you eat repeatedly (m-f = chicken & broccoli). They can work if there is a certain purpose in mind but they can also drive you crazy and take the fun out of eating. If enjoyment is not a […]

Flexible dieting – Why your diet is not working

Bone broth –  the collagen-packing super tonic that keeps your body detoxing without going on a cleanse. There’s a reason why it’s called the magic elixir. I predict that it will continue to grow mainstream just as the juice trends have done. We’ve already seen coffee shops serving it like […]

Bone Broth 101 – 8 Reasons you should be using ...

Enter Flavor with benefits. There is something beautiful about functional foods. The idea that there are ingredients which make our food taste better and directly improve our health is what keeps me fascinated about culinary nutrition. Research consistently shows that the taste is the primary driver behind food choices. Good taste […]

Purpose Driven Ingredients

Have your cake and eat it too.. Have Pizza while you are at it. Have some abs too. Gluten-free with a dairy-free option if you want to cut the cheese. “My quest with nutrition is about using the best quality ingredients that support satisfaction, long term health, and body composition. […]

Low Carb Pizza

The following 6 items make my job easier and increase the pleasure factor while supporting quality energy. Here they are along with how I use them: Paleo Wraps   Gluten free wraps made from coconut with simple ingredients and no carbs. Taste is neutral but satisfying. How to use: Wrap […]

Top 6 Essentials for September

Growing up, I was the pickiest kid  (or most particular) around. Things changed when my lack of size and development were creating an obstacle in achieving my dreams of playing professional sports. Thankfully for me, at an early age I was exposed to some health professionals that provided me with the right resources […]

Kid-friendly snacks. Upgrading your kids lunch

In the quest to optimize our life, using supplements can act as a shortcut toward our goals. Pop a pill, get some extra superpowers. Sounds easy, but does it really work? While they are certainly no replacement for a healthy diet, I truly believe that when used properly, some supplements/extracts […]

3 Supplements to Manage Stress and Improve Energy

Weight gain is about fat stored…Equally, weight loss is about fat lost, not about putting fewer calories in. That being said, it makes sense to become a more efficient “Fat Burner” rather than a “sugar burner”.  Carbohydrates are not bad, your body can utilize this form of sugar very easy […]

Why your healthy food is turning into fat

We are in the middle of an Energy epidemic, it’s obvious with the rapid growth of Coffee Shops and Energy drinks in every direction that you look.  Why do some people have more energy than others? Are they born with it, or are there “high energy habits”? Enter “Energy Management” […]

5 Tips for sustained Energy (with recipes)