INFOGRAPHIC: HOW MUCH IS A POUND OF FAT? 3500 kcal. If your goals for the new year look anything like the rest of Americas, then theres a good chance you want to lose a few pounds. What will it take to lose the weight? The numbers might surprise you. To lose just 1 pound of fat, you have to burn about 3,500 calories.
How to start a Paleo Diet? Look at this Paleo Cookbook: 350 Paleo Recipes for Beginners and advanced cookers! Pancakes, Smoothies, Bread, Pizza, Muffins, Cookies, Meatloaf, Meatballs and much much more...
Pre-Workout meal – when and how much? Depending on how much time you have, it’s ideal to have a pre-workout meal about 2 hours before exercise that contains ~300 to 500 calories, OR have a smaller meal/snack with less calories, 30 to 60 minutes before you train. Pre-workout meals will vary from person to person because some people take a longer time to digest certain foods. It’s best to listen to your body and notice how you feel after you eat.
Your protein questions answered! The top questions I get regard protein drinks- When do I take them? How much protein do I need? Can you recommend a natural or organic protein supplement? When is the best time to take a protein shake? Do I need a protein powder supplement? And voila, this post was birthed… So, here you go…. The Ultimate Get Fit Girls Guide to Protein…. The hows, the why’s and the whats with the research to back it. See full post at GetFitGoFigure.com
8 Ways to Make a Super Healthy Salad (Infographic)
Don't forget the chick peas, sunflower seeds, tortilla strips and jalapenos...all of which are good for you. And whatever you do don't drown your salad in creamy dressings! BLEH..use vinaigrette instead..tastes better and much healthier!