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A Registered Dietitian clears up some myths about sports nutrition and offers science-based truths! #sportsnutrition #nutritionfacts #nutrition

10 Sports Nutrition Myths To Stop Believing

Doesn’t it seem like nutrition info is constantly coming at you from so many different angles? TV, websites, social media, YouTube, word of mouth, etc., etc. With the overwhelming…

25 No Added Sugar Snack Ideas. Great Natural Fuel for athletes or snacks for anyone trying to cut back on added sugar! #snacks #healthy #lowsugar #nosugar

25 No Added Sugar Snack Ideas

Sugar has a terrible reputation, but it’s not all bad. As a matter of fact, sugar- in the form of carbohydrates-is the natural fuel source for exercise. But here’s…

5 Plant-Based Sources Of Iron, plus info about the two different forms of iron, how much you need in a day, what happens if you don't get enough. #iron #vegan #vegetarian

5 Plant-Based Sources Of Iron

As many of you know, I’ve struggled with iron deficiency for years. If you don’ know, you can read about my struggles in this article I wrote for SHAPE.…

Recipe for Peanut Butter Pretzel Date Balls. Pre-workout energy balls #preworkout #vegansnack #snack #fuel

Peanut Butter Pretzel Date Balls

I originally published this recipe in 2014, right before running my second half marathon. When I go back and redo old pictures, I usually keep the blog post and…

how to carb load for a big race

5 Facts About Carb Loading

One of my favorite things about running is my pre-race bagel. It’s a ritual now. The day before a race, I go to my favorite bagel place and pick…

An Inflammation Fighting Lettuce Wrap

‘Inflammation’ is a trendy buzz word in the nutrition world. It gets thrown around like crazy, without explanation of the role that inflammation plays on health or how antioxidants…

3 Homemade Sport Drink Recipes

Here’s a little secret about me. I chat about the benefits of sports drink often (Re: What Athletes Need To Know About Electrolytes & 5 Hydration Mistakes You May…