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07
May
Posted by: Whitney

Love Chopped Kale Salad? Try our Mexi-KALE Salad! Delicate ribbons of kale, sweet roasted squash, crunchy radishes, broccoli slaw + pumpkin seeds (pepitas), vegan cotija cheese, + black beans tossed in a creamy Avocado Chipotle Ranch Dressing! A vegan meal that truly delivers muscle-building protein without the fat bomb! 26g protein, 25g fiber, only 11g fat!

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16
Mar
Posted by: Byron

Since Tom Brady released his TB12 Method, training with bands has seen a rise in popularity. I love using bands in conjunction with traditional weight training to provide a balanced approach to strength and conditioning. This article details the types of bands, how to use them and the benefits they provide.

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07
Mar
Posted by: Byron

These roasted Brussels Sprouts are sooo yummy! This easy delicious side dish is a welcome complement to any protein at dinner. Low fat. Low sodium. Steaming before roasting yields tender, easier to digest brussels, without losing nutrients to standard boiling.

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25
Jan
Posted by: Whitney

Make the most of your time at the gym with these personal trainer devised tips!!!

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23
Jan
Posted by: Byron

This super tasty kale and radicchio salad with lemon miso dressing is our new favorite winter salad. It hits all the flavor bells: sweet, salty, sour, bitter…yeah, it’s even got crunchy notes via almonds. Dig in!

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03
Jan
Posted by: Byron

THE GUIDE to staying fit and eating clean in Paris. Recommendations healthy adventures, great accommodation, bike tour, bike rental and hot spots.

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16
Nov
Posted by: Whitney

Guess who hasn’t gotten sick in 3 years? ME! It ain’t genetic. Took over 30 years to learn, but I’m sharing the Cliff’s Notes! Here’s my Top 10 Tips to Fight Flus and Colds. This is the protocol I follow the instant I feel congested, fatigued, feverish and/or have been exposed to sick people. Hope this helps you stay fit and healthy too!

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15
Aug
Posted by: Byron

THE GUIDE to staying fit and eating clean in Barcelona. Recommendations for healthy restaurants, tapas, bike tour, bike rental, stand up paddle boarding, and hot spots.

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27
Mar
Posted by: Whitney

Sweet and salty Caribbean-inspired coconut cashew curry fried rice? Yum? Without the sodium, fat, or carb coma of the takeout staple? Feed me NOW! Delicious. Organic. Gluten free and paleo! 75% less sodium!

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26
Jan
Posted by: Whitney

Looking for a flavorful high protein and veggie dish? Lil tired of salads? Try Bimbimbap! Our recipe delivers all the flavors of Korea’s delicious national dish without the high sodium and carb coma of the rice heavy original.

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11
Jan
Posted by: Byron

Stop wasting time, get back on track with your fitness goals NOW!!! Put the holiday season behind you and use these tips from top Personal Trainers to get your weight under control.

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30
Jul
Posted by: Whitney

Delicious luxuriously creamy dairy free paleo cheesecake? Yes! Tons of dairy free paleo cheesecake recipes use coconut milk + nuts, but most do not deliver the rich texture of cheesecake. Keep the eggs and bake cheesecake for a high protein – 15g per slice – dessert as satisfying as traditional cheesecake…possibly more so, considering you cut 200 calories, 50% fat and 70% sugar!

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30
Mar
Posted by: Byron

Want to build truly spectacular glutes? You need to start doing weighted Hip Thrusts ASAP! This exercise is vastly superior to both squats and deadlifts when seeking gluteal development and strength. Use the trifecta for a solid lower body!

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23
Mar
Posted by: Whitney

Want an Easter treat without the guilt? Whip up these easy high protein truffles! Sweet Raspberry, Pistachio, Peanut Butter, Spicy Chocolate or Coconut centers are enrobed in a dark rich chocolate shell and a crunchy nutty topping.

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06
Mar
Posted by: Whitney

Elevate a high protein high fiber breakfast of egg whites, tender broccolini and cabbage with flavorful alkaline balancing herbs and a nutty low fat pistachio pesto. 25 grams protein, but only 244 calories + 9 grams fat! Paleo. Gluten, grain and dairy free.

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03
Mar
Posted by: Whitney

Eggs are high in protein, delicious and perfect for breakfast, but if you’d like a sweet treat instead, try our creamy indulgent Breakfast Custard! If you can microwave, you can make this yummy breakfast in under 5 minutes! Can also prepare in advance and reheat on busy mornings. Just 26 grams protein + 245 calories!

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04
Feb
Posted by: Whitney

You want pizza? Watching your calories, fat and sodium? Me too! Enjoy classic Italian flavors of Pitfire Pizza’s Burrata Pie – tomato sauce, pesto, caramelized onions, hazelnuts and yeah, delicious creamy burrata mozzarella cheese in this exquisite salad. Cut 537 calories, 35g fat, 58g carbs and 90% of the sodium!

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02
Dec
Posted by: Byron

Bored with potatoes? Try our Roasted Parsnips! Enlisting complementing flavors of fresh lemon zest and juice, parsley and pistachios, this dish uniquely balances sweet, salty, sour and umami. Delicious with any protein.

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23
Nov
Posted by: Byron

It’s time to take a stand against iPhone syndrome! No more muscular imbalances, poor posture and painful tightness from too much time on “smartphone”. Follow these tips and this stretching routine to alleviate pain, improve posture, return balance to your body and get results!

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08
Nov
Posted by: Whitney

Delicious chewy fresh baked chocolate chip cookies are impossible to pass up. Now, you don’t have to feel guilty about indulging! Despite reducing fat content trading butter for raw coconut oil and increasing eggs, eliminating processed sugar and going gluten free, still maintained deep rich flavor and soft chewy texture typically lost in gluten free recipes. Here’s how!

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20
Oct
Posted by: Whitney

Wanted: Gluten Free homemade pizza dough. Lowfat. Low sodium. Infinitely more delicious than the dry premade crusts local restaurants defrost for you…ain’t they sweet! Healthy toppings list here too!

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14
Sep
Posted by: Whitney

Pair super quinoa with garbanzo beans to create a complete protein, essential for proper nutrition when eating vegan or vegetarian diet. Bell peppers, fresh tomatoes and herbs provide crisp texture and a myriad of satisfying flavors! 397 calories 18g protein 18g fiber 8g fat.

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07
Aug
Posted by: Byron

Don’t waste money on every new fitness gadget! We at Fitness and Fuel have selected a few items truly worth your hard earned $$$. Here’s our top 5 favorite new fitness must haves!

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05
Aug
Posted by: Whitney

A tasty, juicy soy-free low sodium vegetarian burger that finally acts like a legit protein source! 12 grams protein, and unlike typical veggie burger, that protein is not dwarfed by fat…only 2 grams! Easy 10 minute prep and cook!

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28
Jul
Posted by: Byron

Everyone wants to get the best results out of their Personal Training sessions. Here’s list of tips from our most successful clients which have helped them achieve (and maintain) amazing transformations!

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21
Jul
Posted by: Whitney

Join us for the 4th annual Taste of Summer event on July 25 2015. Proceeds benefit the Fulfillment Fund, making college a reality for low income teens in LA. Enjoy extravagant food and wine! Win silent auction prizes including a five session package at Fitness and Fuel!

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20
Jul
Posted by: Byron

Stop doing Olympic Lifts for endurance, instead do them for their designated purpose: developing explosive POWER!!! In this DO this NOT that article we examine its importance to preventing injury and getting results!

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15
Jul
Posted by: Whitney

Dessert for breakfast?! You can with this high protein recipe! Bake Clafoutis, a French dessert of custard and fruit, leaving behind the unwanted sugar, butter and flour. Break monotony of savory eggs in the morning and quell cravings for sweets, with what could easily be called a Sweet Frittata.

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01
Jul
Posted by: Byron

STOP confining yourself to the fixed weight machines. Hit the free weights instead! You’ll get a better workout, develop more muscle and work your stabilizers resulting in shredded six pack abs.

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10
Jun
Posted by: Whitney

Short on time? Here’s a fast fun full body workout using only a soft med ball! Don’t lose precious time waiting for a cable, rack or amassing a bounty of equipment somebody will steal before you finish that circuit.

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