Lyle McDonald’s Books and Body Recomposition

I am constantly referring people to Lyle’s books. From Rapid Fat Loss, to Flexible Dieting to getting in contest ready shape, he is an absolute authority on the science of fat loss, muscle gain, etc.   I’ve put all of his books together in one easy to find place right here.  He also has a free forum you can join to get more information from people using Continue Reading →

My Favorite Pre-Workout Supplement

Pre-workout supplements are all the rage and have been for awhile.  Back when I worked at Vitamin Shoppe BSN’s N.O. Explode was our most popular seller, followed right up by USP Labs Jack3D.  N.O. Xplode got the job done but the taste!!! *shiver*  You will literally shiver because it’s so strong. Jack3D is good too, with less bitterness and I love the fact that it has Continue Reading →

Top 10 List to Get to Who You Want to Be

  So you’ve made it through all 9 weeks and here we are at the last week. I originally said there would be 9 steps, but turns out there are 10, though you may feel 10 is optional I want you to give it some serious thought. Have accountability and take responsibility What does that mean? 1. Take complete responsibility for your actions This means that Continue Reading →

Get Off the Hamster Wheel! Guide To Change Your Habits Tip #8

If you haven’t read last week’s post, you can do so here: Get Off the Hamster Wheel Tip #7 We are down to the last few tips, and you know, I really struggled with this week’s and next week’s tips, trying to figure out which should happen first.  It came down to this: Which small action do I have the hardest time doing?  And that’s how Continue Reading →

Get Off the Hamster Wheel, Guide to Changing Your Habits Tip #7

Getting right to the point this week, this of course builds on last week: Tip #7. If you think you want to eat, ask yourself these questions: Am I really hungry? What do I want to eat?  If it is a sweet ask yourself this Could I be satisfied with a healthier option, protein or a meal instead? If the answer is no, ask yourself this Continue Reading →