How to Make a Smoothie

Updated 12-23-16 with MORE Smoothie Recipes!

Your Nutritional Swiss Army Knife Shakes, blender bombs, power shakes, smoothies, whatever you want to call them, are a great tool in your nutritional arsenal. When made correctly, they allow you incredible flexibility and convenience with your nutrition. You might not have the time to sit down 3-4 times a day and eat a nutritious […]

4 Quick High Protein Breakfasts

Eating a high protein breakfast is the simplest way that you can set the stage for metabolic success during the day. Unfortunately, many people need convenience and feel handicapped by traditional breakfast choices that are carbohydrate-dominate, like cereals and breakfast bars. Don’t succumb to this metabolic mediocrity. I have put together four simple protein-packed breakfasts […]

Ask the Diet Doctor: Healthy High-Protein Breakfasts

Q: When I just don’t have the time (or motivation) to eat a balanced breakfast at home, what are some healthy options that I can and take to go? A: Breakfast is an extremely important meal. It sets the stage nutritionally for the day, and eating protein at breakfast has a bigger satiating effect than […]

5 Post-Workout Recipes You Can Make with 5 Ingredients or Less

Eating the right amount of protein and carbohydrates after a work out can help fuel your muscles for growth. But figuring out what to chow down on doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. Just try these 5 super-simple muscle recipes that use 5 ingredients or less. The list includes breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert […]

The Protein-Packed Peanut Butter Dessert That Helps You Sleep Better

Don’t fear the bedtime snack. Dessert is good for you if you do it right. Next time you get a hankering for sweets at bedtime, whip up my peanut butter protein bomb! It’s packed with casein, a protein found in dairy products. Casein contains chemicals called casomorphins that promote relaxation and induce sleep.  Plus, it helps […]