Let's talk Macronutrients. Who, what when and Why?
Who are they? These macronutrients you speak of? Macronutrients are the (in basics) the calculation of protein, carbohydrates and fats. They can go deeper into vitamins and minerals, but you can keep it simple and stick with the top 3, PCF.
It's that cut and dry.
Any fad diet you adhere to for the moment, (Keto, Intermittent fasting, Paleo, Weight-watchers, Bernstein, etc.) will work temporarily. How many people have tried these, lost weight because they achieved their goal or perhaps didn't, but gained all the weight back? Millions or billions? I know I have- I have tried all kinds of "diets" in general. What worked? When I changed my mind, or when you change your mind.
A great place to start is: 5 meals a day. "Whaaaaaaat?????" You might be saying. It could sound strange, for sure! But! Let's go through the reasoning of Why!??
Before reading the below, I want you to have in mind what your goals are for the body type you are looking to have? Healthy, lean or athletically lean? This will help you decide what you are willing to adjust and what you're not willing to do.
Cutting back on carbs can be tough. Especially if you are a pasta lover... The way around it: drum roll please! Zucchini noodles - or also known as Zoodles. I would recommend the Joseph Joseph Spiralizer. I personally like this one because it doesn't take up a lot of space. There is a key to [...]
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We can all easily overlook our water intake. Some people don't like the taste of it (just add some fresh squeezed lemon or lime), or simply don't see the importance of it.
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