Post Workout: Salmon Not only will you get a large dose of protein, but the anti-inflammatory omega-3’s found in salmon will help rebuild your muscles and increase performance.
Whole-Grain Cereal Looking for something to nosh before you hit the gym? Raid your cereal stash. The healthiest brands contain endurance-boosting complex carbs and muscle-building protein. Sixty minutes before a workout fuel up with a 200-calorie snack: ¾ cup of whole-grain cereal with 4 ounces of fat-free milk. When you eat something before exercising, youContinue reading
Cucumbers Cucumbers are very low in calories, yet they make a filling snack (one cup of sliced cucumber contains just 16 calories).8 The soluble fiber in cucumbers dissolves into a gel-like texture in your gut, helping to slow down your digestion. This helps you to feel full longer and is one reason why fiber-rich foodsContinue reading
Post Workout : Chocolate Milk Recent research has shown that chocolate milk is the latest craze in post-workout snacks, even over water and sports drinks. That’s because it has everything you need in one glass: carbs and protein for muscle recovery, water content to replace the fluids lost as sweat and calcium, sodium and sugarContinue reading
After: Whole Wheat Tuna Fish, Hummus and Spinach Sandwich If you’re a lunchtime exerciser, this is the sandwich for you. Tuna is low in calories, but high in protein and carbs. Hummus is a better-for-you spread over mayo or mustard, while also being high in fiber. And last but certainly not least, spinach is aContinue reading
Pumpkin & Granola Partfait You can still treat yourself this Halloween while staying healthy. Try this delicious recipe for a pumpkin & granola parfait, that may even taste better than a slice a pumpkin pie. AND, It’s only 300 calories! INGREDIENTS: 1 6 – ounce container plain low-fat yogurt 2 teaspoons honey 1/4 teaspoon pumpkin-pie spice 1 whole-grain crunchy granola bar, crumbled 1/2 cup canned pumpkinContinue reading
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