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All About Cooking Oils!

September 29, 2013

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In this infographic we learn why we should know the smoke point of cooking oil, why portion control in cooking usage is so important, as well as the best practices in the proper storage of cooking oil.  We will also … Read More

Vegan Recipes – Grilling Veggies Is Fun!

September 10, 2013

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Common sense would tell us that cooking is very easy and you can save lots of time even if your relish various recipes all at the same time.  You can prepare delicious and healthy recipes not just for yourself but … Read More

The Role Of Amino Acids In Your Training!

September 7, 2013

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What are amino acids? Amino acids are chemical structural units which form proteins.  Every living organism is made up of proteins and they plays a role in all our body’s processes.  Proteins play an extremely important role in our … Read More

5 Awesome Pre-Workout Snacks!

August 18, 2013

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Although eating a snack after you work out is important, did you know it’s also important to eat something before you work out?  The right foods will fuel your body and ensure that you have enough energy to get through … Read More

Six Healthy Reasons to Enjoy Quince!

August 13, 2013

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Apart from the fresh zesty flavour of quince, there are common sense health reasons for enjoying this often forgotten fruit which is becoming increasingly popular in recent years.  Whilst it is possible to eat quince raw, the true magnificence of … Read More

Biltong And Droewors, Great Foods For Athletes!

July 15, 2013

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Whether you are out running in freezing conditions at 5 am every morning, or sweating it out in an air conditioned gym after work, you know the importance of energy foods and healthy snacking.  A healthy, tasty, proteinRead More

World’s Best Protein Sources!

July 7, 2013

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Have you ever wondered why vegetarians have those scrawny, scare-crow like bodies while meat-eaters tend to have more meat on their bones?  The explanation is fairly simple, although it would take some time explaining the fundamentals of being a self-respecting … Read More

Eating Healthy On-The-Go!

July 6, 2013

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Starving with no time to prepare food?  This usually means grabbing some fast food, but that does not have to be the case.  With a little more preparation, you can cut back on your unhealthy eating habits and incorporate some … Read More

Major Pre-Workout Nutrition Elements And The Right Time For Their Consumption!

June 29, 2013

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Before performing any sport, athletes should prepare themselves.  This preparation may come in the form of warming up, stretching and calming the mind.  The most important form of preparation is the consumption of the right foods, to provide the … Read More

My Favorite Ways To Use Protein Powder!

June 14, 2013

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After realizing that my workouts had become too routine, I decided to change things up.  My gym buddy and I started a new workout program that primarily focuses on building more muscle.  In addition to starting the new workout … Read More