Protein Misconceptions

Protein Misconceptions

I have a friend who wanted to get ripped before summer, what she did is she cut a lot of calories coming from her protein sources in her diet and ate a lot more vegetables, some olive oil and vinegar on salad, So I had to ask her “where did all of your protein go?” the answer was “I don’t need protein, I want to be ripped and slim not bulky!”, Believe it or not she believed that protein will only get bulky as in big muscles like Arnold Schwarzenegger.

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How Often Should I Eat?

I want to take a minute today to explore meal frequency. Now, before I even begin, let me make one thing clear: adjusting the frequency and timing of your meals is very much a cherry-on-the-sundae situation. When it comes to actually hitting your goals – whether that means bulking, losing or maintaining – hitting your macros and sticking to your overall calorie intake is much more important… so make sure you’ve got that down before you even start to look at meal timing. Bear in mind too that meal frequency isn’t really going to affect fat loss. That’s something you can take care of by making sure your deficit is what it should be. Meal timing isn’t going to be the thing that melts off the pounds. Quite the opposite – it is, in fact, something you might want to consider when it comes to building muscle mass.
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