• Nutrition
  • Protein Powder Shakedown: The Good. The Bad. The Yucky.

      Protein powder is the holy grail of the weight loss industry, touted by many fitness professionals as the catch-all solution for weight loss, six-pack abs and an irresistible body.  Sales of protein supplementation are expected to exceed $20 billion by 2020, and the spike in popularity comes as no surprise.  Protein supplements are easily packaged, […]

  • Nutrition
  • What’s the Word: Greek Yogurt–Is your breakfast setting you up to fail?

    As a nutrition coach, I take note of what my clients are eating, so that we can work together to improve their health through better food choices.  I’m not exaggerating when I say nearly everyone with whom I work proudly states that they start their day off with a Greek yogurt and granola.  Greek yogurt is […]