The DCHP Approach To Flexible Dieting

How many times have you heard that in order to achieve your health and physique goals you need to eat "clean"? That eating "Paleo", avoiding processed foods and any junk food will automatically derail all your hard earned work? And how many times have you struggled to stick to this advice on the weekend, pushing and pushing until you get to the … [Read more...]

If It Fits Your Macros – Is It The Answer?

Lets cut to the chase here - If It Fits Your Macros (IIFYM) is one of the most popular nutrition trends around at the moment. It operates around the basic premise that you need to hit a certain target of the key macronutrients each day - protein, carbohydrates and fats to achieve your physique goals. In some descriptions it also states that the … [Read more...]

The Calorie Counting Conundrum

"Eat 1500 calories a day to lose fat" "Follow your macros and it doesn't matter what you eat, just hit your numbers!" "If it Fits Your Macros" If only life was that simple. If only everything in life could be broken down into a mathematical equation(wouldn't relationships be easier!). Unfortunately when it comes to a subject as complex and … [Read more...]