I had an epiphany recently: I don't like lettuce. It's not that it tastes bad or anything, it's mostly that it's a lot of work. When I eat large salads, loaded with veggies, nuts, seeds, and topped with a meat, I eventually hit a point where I am sick and tired of chewing. Any time … Continue reading Salad Game Changer: Everything But the Lettuce
If you have read any of our work, then you certainly know that we are fans of Dave Asprey, specifically his bulletproof coffee. We even wrote our own article about bulletproof coffee (read: Adding Fat to Your Coffee, Bulletproof Style) to help readers get a better understanding of what it is. Although we love the traditional … Continue reading Must Try: Ultimate Focus Coffee Recipe
The following quotes are from The Metabolic Approach to Cancer by Dr. Nasha Winters. These eye opening truths will encourage you to make drastic change in your life and challenge you to start paying attention to the information you are being fed. Don’t put your health in the hands of a food pyramid and a … Continue reading 17 Mind Blowing Truths About Cancer
Two weekends ago we were so excited about Episode 6 of Game of Thrones (still can't believe that this show is really over) that we decided to go all out with a warm Italian home cooked meal and some wine. It paired perfectly with all of the wine drinking in the show 😉 Also, there's … Continue reading Eggplant ‘Manicotti’ – Sunday Treat Meal
Everyone has a personal health story. Some people can't lose weight, some lose it with ease. Some people look at a dumbbell and add muscle, others dedicate years to a weight lifting routine and barely put on five pounds. The Skinny Guy's Guide to Gaining Weight is a beginner's guide for sorting through the noise … Continue reading What Is The Skinny Guy’s Guide to Gaining Weight?
MCT oil has seen a sudden rise to fame as of late. It has been made most famous by Dave Asprey and the creation of Bulletproof Coffee. There are many scientific claims to the effects of MCT oil that far supersede the promised lasting energy and metabolism of Bulletproof Coffee. MCT has unique properties that … Continue reading What is MCT Oil?
Oh, Chondrus Crispis. Owner of perhaps the greatest name in the entire plant kingdom, Chondrus Crispis, better known as Irish Moss or Carrageen Moss, is making a comeback in the world of nutrition. Irish Moss had its first climb to fame during the Irish Famine in the 19th century. It was believed that this special … Continue reading What is Irish Moss?
What is Ghee? Much like Matcha, Ghee is hot right now. Ghee (pronounced like geek without the k) is also known as clarified butter. One of Ghee's most famous moments was in Season 2, Episode 13 of The Sopranos. Chef Artie Bucco tells Tony that Tony didn’t get food poisoning from his restaurant, “It’s clarified … Continue reading What is Ghee?
Matcha is hot right now. Like many health and nutrition buzzwords (intermittent fasting, Paleo, organic, CBD, MCT, etc.) Matcha is spreading like wildfire. Although it has seen a rise to the top as of late due to it's unique caffeine effects and its anti-oxidant properties, Matcha has been around for nearly a thousand years. If … Continue reading What Is Matcha?
If you are like most people in developed countries, your diet consists of an abundance of meat and processed carbs but lacks in fruits and vegetables. Ever since we were young we were told to eat our broccoli or we won't get dessert. In adulthood we know we should eat our fruits and vegetables yet still do … Continue reading Just Add Meat