Hitting our 50th (!) episode for the AOA Fitness podcast, we decided to do a throwback to our old style and highlight an everyday Fitocracy user.
For those who have no clue on nutrition, learn the basics on the protein macronutrient.
Whether you eat 3 times a day or 6 times a day, that's not going to help you get bigger/smaller if you're not aware of the overall calories and macros. For people who struggle eating, smaller portions more often can help putting down those calories. But it's the result of putting down more calories that make … Continue reading Managing Your Macros 7: Timing, Frequency, Donuts
After all that Intermittent Fasting talk, let's go back to the basics: analysis on a single food item. This week, let's tackle everybody's fave: pizza. Ninja turtles love it. New York City rats love it. So even if it's not your most fave, there's no denying it's one of your faves. And with this whole macros … Continue reading Managing Your Macros: Pizza
Before we get into it, one bit of news from Chase Erwin, The Little Rock Architect! His mother, Christie Erwin, is a huge advocate for adoption and foster care. She's the founder of Project Zero a non-profit that connects kids with loving families and homes. Most people are familiar with international adoptions because of celebrities like Angelina Jolie. It's great … Continue reading Managing Your Macros 5: Intermittent Fasting, Broccoli
Whoops: a typical can of Coke is 12oz not 32oz. I was thinking of those uber beer cans. Remember how to drink more water: increase your water intake is to put down more earlier in the day. The best resource for comprehensive Intermittent Fasting information is through Andy Morgan and his website RippedBody. But for a very simple and streamlined … Continue reading Managing Your Macros 4: Intermittent Fasting, Hearty Breakfast
How much worse is it to do full body routines since I don't have time to do a leg day, arm day, cardio day etc. ?