I’ve never been the best at baking but I thought I would blow up the kitchen and see what I could make with some basic ingredients. These muffins are macro and calorie friendly that make a great healthy snack when you’re on the go so give them a try! 3 Small Bananas 1/2 cup Coconut … More Coconut Banana Protein Muffins
I often have a hard time eating out with so many dietary restrictions so I decided to make my own sushi. It’s a lot of work but gives me piece of mind knowing there isn’t any deep fried vegetables, lettuce, or sesame seeds present that could make me sick. It is really easy to make … More Homemade Sushi
I’ve never been fan of the term ”bulking”. Bulking implies that someone can eat whatever they want and blame it on the excuse that they’re in a surplus of calories. Sure, it’s okay to treat yourself occasionally but if you really want to make a change in your physique, you have to stop pumping … More Offseason Nutrition Guide and Tips
Having Crohn’s Disease makes social events, dinners, dates and eating on the go extremely difficult. If you’re anything like me, diet makes all the difference in controlling my disease. As I have mentioned in previous posts, I have a very restrictive diet caused by strictures in my small intestine. Normal healthy intestines expand elastically when … More Eating out with Crohn’s Disease
Flashback to 2010 when I snapped my fibula playing hockey and had to get 8 screws and plate to hold everything together. I still have the plate in 5 years later with minimal issue. Part of dealing with Crohn’s is diseased sections of intestine do not fully absorb nutrients like a normal, healthy person. I … More Crohn’s and Calcium Deficiencies
Sorry for not blogging as much as I would like. It’s only the third week of the semester and I’m already swamped. Here’s a quick post to hold you over until next time. This was todays post workout meal, well balanced with protein, carbs and fat. I had over a 12 hour day at school … More BBQ Chicken and Red Potato Wedges
I don’t know anyone who actually likes getting pricked by a needle, but with some chronic diseases it is something you need to get comfortable with fast. I was the kid in elementary school who would almost pass out everytime I got the flu shot. Fast forward to 2009 when I was diagnosed with Crohn’s … More Humira – A Miracle Drug?
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Whether it’s a fitness model, bodybuilder or professional athlete, every one of them has had to count calories at some point in their career. When it comes to nutrition and maintaining a balanced and healthy lifestyle, counting calories is a great way to find out how the different things you eat can affect your body … More Counting Calories 101
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