Trying to lose those last few inches of fat around your waist isn’t only tough for most of us, but it seems almost impossible when you’re over 40. For some reason, we feel as though our bodies know how old we are and take all of the stereotypes as doctrine. It’s tougher to build muscle, … Continue reading 7 Tips to Lose Love Handles Fast for Men Over 40
Do You Want to Get Lean After 40?
Do you think it's a never-ending uphill climb to a leaner physique after 40? Here's another article I wrote from Fitness Volt detailing some of the most important principles about getting lean after 40. Can You Get Lean After 40? Enjoy!
My Current Diet (Full Eating Plan)
I'm never one to give anyone a completely overhauled diet plan, especially when I barely know their habits, likes, or dislikes. Lifestyle can dictate a ton when it comes to fitness, health, building muscle, losing fat, and any other life-improving action. I like to instead look at what someone is doing and give suggestions. Here, … Continue reading My Current Diet (Full Eating Plan)
How People Really Lose Weight: My Observations
I won't even begin to mention the never-ending wormhole that is the subject of which diet is best and worst. Everyone has their own opinion about the countless plans, programs, and protocols so I'm not touching that gorilla. So if you're dug in to your tribal diet corner refusing to budge even an inch then … Continue reading How People Really Lose Weight: My Observations
Nutrition Ideas For Stressful Times
During any stressful time it seems that nutrition goes out the window. Our minds get preoccupied in survival mode and we seek comfort, normalcy, and a fix to our current dilemma. That's okay. Our lives will ebb and flow and it's up to us how we react. When my family's house flooded in 2016 and … Continue reading Nutrition Ideas For Stressful Times
How to Design a Simple, Effective Diet Plan
Most will admit that in order to design a simple diet plan the words lost, confused, and don't know where to start come to mind. Many will claim they haven't a clue and either initiate a long and tired search for the "secret" or they leave it to a hired professional, which can still be … Continue reading How to Design a Simple, Effective Diet Plan
Are Trendy Extreme Diets Worth It?
Every few months or so it seems there are brand new trendy diets circulating the atmosphere. They also all include an essential marketing component: extreme ideology. That is they contain some form of singular-minded solution to all your fat-loss dieting needs. Whether that's eliminating a laundry list of foods or focusing on just one food … Continue reading Are Trendy Extreme Diets Worth It?
How You Should Feel While Dieting
How do you know if a fat loss diet is working? How do you know if you're just spinning your wheels? Should you stick to your plan or shift gears? Oh the dieting woes. Hard to handle and unpredictable. When I was dieting for bodybuilding contests (sometimes I feel like I was on a diet … Continue reading How You Should Feel While Dieting
My Favorite Supplements for More Lean Muscle
As someone who isn't into supplements all that much (I prefer real food any day) some really do help me with recovery and performance. These are my favorite supplements for more lean muscle, energy, and overall recovery. Since I still love to go to the gym and get in some intense sessions I know that … Continue reading My Favorite Supplements for More Lean Muscle
3 of My Best Pre-Workout Muscle Meals
Let's get one thing straight: these pre-workout meal suggestions have nothing to do with pre-workout drinks. You know, those chemical experiments in a can? Who really knows what's in them other than some underground, unregulated shady manufacturer bent on profit only. But that's a whole other post. These are tried and true pre-workout meals that … Continue reading 3 of My Best Pre-Workout Muscle Meals