The Food and Nutrition Board sets the AMDRs (Acceptable Macronutrient Distribution Ranges). This is a general recommendation for individuals: Fat: 20-35% Carbs: 45-65% Protein: 10-35% Proteins: large, complex compounds consisting of many amino acids connected in varying sequences and forming unique shapes. The primary function of protein is to build and repair body tissues and … Continue reading Information on Protein
How to Sift Between Nutritional Info and Hype
DISCLAIMER Remember, nutrition is truly a science – it is dynamic, changing, and growing with each new finding. Be mindful to follow credible sources for your nutrition information. Here is a recommended list: American Journal of Clinical Nutrition Journal of the American Dietetic Association Food and Nutrition Science Alliance (FANSA): American College of Nutrition (CAN) … Continue reading How to Sift Between Nutritional Info and Hype
Richmond Marathon, 26.2 All Over Again!
Get ready for this - I MATCHED my PR time.
Egg Muffins – Simple Breakfast!
These little muffins are great for on the go! Don't have time to cook breakfast? Package 2 at a time in sandwich or snack baggies and grab them before heading out the door in the morning! Tasty either warm or cold.
Autumn Fave: Mango Pumpkin Smoothie
Have a hankerin' for the taste of autumn but still need good nutrition for your body?
So after my run the other day, I wanted something super tasty .. And a little sweet .. But definitely nutritious. Here's a quick little smoothie recipe I made that you're sure to love! 🙂 Aubrey's Strawberry Protein Smoothie • 1 cup frozen strawberries • 1 scoop Muscle Milk Lean Muscle Protein Powder - Vanilla … Continue reading Smoothie Time