Counting your macro intake leads to much better results than just counting calories alone. Even if you are maintaining the right number of daily calories, if your macro ratio is too far off the mark, then your body won't be in peak operating condition.
The leading cause of death among Americans is chronic diseases. Diseases like diabetes, heart disease, cancer and stroke. These ailments are not something that we are catching, they are symptoms of what we do to ourselves...
The two different equations that I discuss here are used to calculate daily calories (aka Total Daily Energy Expenditure or TDEE): The Katch-McArdle Formula, and The Mifflin-St Jeor Equation. However, before we get to those, we will need look at the activity level multipliers because they apply universally to both methods.
An easy to make, golden, flaky, and buttery pie crust. Made from coconut flour, it is both low carb and gluten free.
This recipe couldn't be easier, and will make chocolate bars that are ready ten minutes after they're in the fridge, and they'll be gone in half the time after that!
These chocolate chip cookie bars (blondies) are the perfect tasty snack for picnics or get togethers where people need a sugar free or gluten free option. Added bonus: They have been kid tested and approved!
These Peanut Butter Cookies are absolutely delicious, delicate, and so unbelievably satisfying, but won't break the bank on carbs. They taste great with a glass of milk, and are quite amazing when chilled.