8 Smart Ways to Eat Healthy on a Tight Budget

Eating healthy—lots of vegetables, lean proteins, healthy fats, fruits, and whole grains—is something we all should strive for. That said, when you’re on a tight budget, eating healthy can be quite expensive. Nonetheless, just because your...

The 8 Best Low-Carb Keto Breakfast Recipes You Can Make In No Time

So, you’re giving the ketogenic diet a try? Well, congratulations! I have been on the ketogenic diet for the last four months, and I got to say, what a wonderful eating plan. My productivity levels have soared...

Runners Diet – Your Complete Guide To Dietary Fats

Are you afraid of fats? If your answer is yes, then this blog post is perfect for you, especially if you are serious about reaching your full running potential. Should you Hate Fats? Decades of shunning fat have left a bad taste in our mouths. But here is the truth: Dietary fats are not the enemy. These, contrary to faddy diet trends and popular belief, are a vital macronutrient that plays a crucial rule in your total health and well-being. That’s why I’ve put together this complete guide to dietary fats for runners. In this blog post, you will learn almost all you need to know about dietary fats as well as the best foods sources so you can meet your daily requirement of this valuable ingredient. So are you excited? Then here we go.

54 Pre- & Post-Workout Meals & Snacks Ideas

Looking to improve your performance, speed up recovery, and increase total health and fitness? Then, you need to pay attention to your pre- and post-workout nutrition. If you don’t adequately address your pre- and post-run nutritional needs, odds are you might not make it down the road. In fact, consuming the right nutrients at the right times is just as important as the frequency and intensity of your runs. That’s why today you’re in luck. To make sure you’re eating the right things at the right times, I have gathered an extensive list of some of the most nutritious pre-run and post-run meals and snacks. Enjoy! So, are you excited? Then here we go.

The 10 Vitamins & Minerals Every Runner Needs

being a regular runner might mean that your vitamins and minerals reserves are tapped out—especially if you are not following a well-balanced diet and/or running too hard and too far. But here is the good news… In this sweet post, I’m covering 10 of the essential micronutrients you need along with the best food sources to get them from.

How to Start Intermittent Fasting As a Runner

As a runner, trying intermittent fasting for the first time can be quite intimidating. But fret no more. Today, I’m going to share with you all you need to know about this practice along with a few practical diet and training tips to help proceed with this method without fail. So are you excited? Then here we go…

5 Delicious & Portable Breakfast Ideas For Busy Mornings

Breakfast is by far my favorite meal of the day; it’s also the most important. Sure, recent research suggests that skipping breakfast may not be as bad we used to think; but I’m still a...

How to Stay Well Hydrated Before, After, and During your Runs

As a runner, staying well hydrated is essential both during the winter season and through the long hot summer. In fact, if you do any sort of exercise, drinking enough water, before, during, and after your workouts, is of utmost importance. As we are going to see today, dehydration is the recipe for mediocre performance and training disaster. And you don’t want that. Here is the good news. Staying well hydrated is not as difficult as you might have been lead to believe. It’s simple—once you start implementing some of the hydration strategies I’m sharing with you today. This blog post will teach how to stay well hydrated—that means preventing both under- and over-hydrating. So, are you excited? Then here we go.

The 9 Diet Mistakes Runners Make (and how to fix them)

Running and proper nutrition goes hand in hand when it comes to improving performance, losing weight, and enhancing overall fitness and health levels. A proper running diet will help you boost performance, prevent electrolytes imbalances and hydration, increase energy, fix GI distress issues, and optimize recovery so you are reaching your running best. There is no way around it. With that said, it pains me to say that I see runners make some serious diet mistakes that end up costing them a lot, compromising their training effectiveness and results—for both the short term and long term. In fact, for many a runner, nutrition is the missing link in their training. So what are these mistakes? And how can you fix them? Read on for the answers…

5 Common Breakfast Mistakes and How to Fix Them

A healthy breakfast will nourish your body, give your energy for the rest of the day, prevent hunger pangs, etc. The benefits are plenty. For that reason, breakfast has an enormous impact on your fitness, health,...